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  1. E. Araiza

    Silk Way Rally '17 - STAGE 13 - Alxa Youqi – Zhongwei

    Leg distance: 690,31 km Special distance: 318,66 km Leg 13. The great cathedrals... of dunes Last leg with two special stages. Competitors will leave early to face magnificent landscapes and especially to cross cathedrals of dunes in this first stage. The show promises to be great...
  2. E. Araiza

    Silk Way Rally '17 - STAGE 10 - Hami – Dunhuang

    Leg distance: 517,53 km Special distance: 360,28 km Leg 10. The 492 chapels of Mogao The start of the special is very fast, then the track becomes more technical with many changes of direction. There are some very nice fast sections in a big wadi with magnificent landscapes. Throughout the...
  3. E. Araiza

    Silk Way Rally '17 - STAGE 8 - Urumqi – Hami

    Leg distance: 813,89 km Special distance: 421,00 km Leg 9. Direction Yizhou First big and nice dunes of the rally on 40 kms. They are less difficult to cross than last year but longest, attention must be paid to headings and changes of valleys. Navigation has been made easier thanks to...
  4. E. Araiza

    Silk Way Rally '17 - STAGE 8 - Karamay – Urumqi

    Leg distance: 436,34 km Special distance: 250,37 km Leg 8. Following the Uyghurs of Xinjiang Difficult geographic area due to crops and population in the south with the mountain, and up north numerous areas with many drillings. The start of the special is the same as last year up to CP1...
  5. E. Araiza

    Silk Way Rally '17 - STAGE 7 - Urdzhar – Karamay

    Leg distance: 412,90 km Special distance: 106,60 km Leg 7. Looking for black gold This 106kms special stage will be a pure pleasure for pilots. It is traced in beautiful landscapes, both hilly and highly vegetated . The finish takes place almost at the border with China where serious...
  6. E. Araiza

    Silk Way Rally '17 - STAGE 6 - Semey – Urdzhar

    Semey – Urdzhar / July 13 Leg distance: 597,13 km Special distance: 387,86 km Leg 6. On the way to Turksib The special starts with many changes of direction. Caution should be exercised on the small tricky off-track sections and on the traps on and alongside the track, mainly in fast...
  7. E. Araiza

    Silk Way Rally '17 - STAGE 5 - Astana - Semey

    Leg distance: 849,54 km Special distance: 484,47 km Leg 5. Direction Semipalatinsk With this special, the 2017 Silk Way Rally is meeting its first difficulties. Big fast sections in the Kazakh steppe. Navigation alone will lead to reach top rankings. The route will be going along...
  8. E. Araiza

    Silk Way Rally '17 - STAGE 3- Ufa – Kostanay

    Leg distance: 876,39 km Special distance: 329,25 km Leg 3. River tobol in sight Last special in Russia before crossing the border to Kazakhstan and reaching Kostanaï. The stage is rather fast with many changes of direction. Co-pilots will have to pay attention to the road-book ! Many fast...
  9. E. Araiza

    Silk Way Rally '17 -STAGE 2- Tcheboksary – Ufa

    Tcheboksary – Ufa / July 9 Leg distance: 785,63 km Special distance: 157,00 km Leg 2. Grand Kazan track This stage will require driving skills. The track is sometimes narrow and very technical. Some parts are very fast and winding. Attention must be paid so as not to cut the track on the...
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