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The Himalayan Challenge turned out to be one of the toughest rallies that the Endurance Rally Association (ERA) has ever run and getting to the finish was quite an achievement in itself for the 40 classic and vintage crews competing on the 21-day event. They had faced landslides, violent storms and road closures before reaching the finish line, in the shadow of the Taj Mahal in Agra.
Entries for the 2-4 February, 2019 Legend Boucles @ Bastogne are open and entry forms are on line for competitors in the ‘Challenger’ and ‘Classic’ categories keen to tackle a course spread over the Provinces of Liège and Luxembourg on Saturday, prior to the major run, quite unique of its kind, in the snowy forests around Bastogne on the Sunday. See the event’s official website, www.racspa.be/2019/lb2019.
This year marks the 30th anniversary of Didier Auriol’s last victory in Corsica. The 1994 WRC World Champion, six times winner in Corsica and record holder for the most victories on the Tour de Corse, decided to come back and prepared his old Ford Sierra Cosworth for the race.