The 2nd international festival of classic cars "Russia"s versts". Rally around the “Golden ring”
From 30th of June until 3d of July 2010.
At the 2d time the company Old Time carries out the international festival for classic cars" owners (cars before 31.12.1970).
Sport-touristic 4-days event for Russian and foreign teams. The daily mileage is about 250 km. We rent the best hotels for you. There is organized the excursion in historical places. The route goes through the picturesque places of our country.
Conception of rally
The “Old Time” company holds an international rally for classic cars called “Russian Versts . The event lasts several days, is supported by the Moscow Motor Sport Federation, the Moscow Committee of Historical Cars, the governors of the Moscow, Yaroslavl, Vladimir, Ivanovo and Kostroma regions. This event is similar in concept to well known rallies like the Mille Miglea, the Liege-Roma-Liege, and the historical car show at Pebble Beach and Villa de Este.
The rally “Russian versts” is a Festival for old car collectors, motor-tourism lovers, for those who like a healthy lifestyle and for searches after adventure.
The Festival starts in Moscow and passes through the most interesting historical places of the central region of Russia. This year the special event is devoted to 1000th anniversary of Yaroslavl.
The route runs through the beautiful places of the Golden Ring. The following attractions are included:
Local excursions, a voyage by ship along one of the biggest reservoirs, Rybinskoe, and along the Volga river, sports-car racing, a poker-run and a regatta.
Description of the event
Historic cars made between 1925 and 1970 are allowed in the rally. The crew should consist of a driver and a navigator.
Judging is done by the Russian Motor Sport Federation in compliance with 3th category rally.
The entry limit is 40 cars. If the number of applicants exceeds that, then entry is at the discretion of the organizer.
Applications for the rally must be handed in before 15th April. Later applications cannot be guaranteed a place at the hotel.
The fee for the rally is E 2900 (two crew members and a car).This must be paid before 15th June. Guests and passengers will be charged extra. The payment includes all the ceremonies, the best hotels along the route, full- board meals, excursions, transfers, souvenirs.
Technical support is included for rented cars and needs to be agreed extra for private cars.
The program of the Festival*
The first day
09.00 – 11.30 Registration of participants
10.00 – 11.00 Press conference
12.00 – 13.00 Start of the first stage
14.30 – 16.30 Lunch and excursion
18.00 – 19.00 Finish of the first stage
19.30 – 24.00 Grand opening of the Festival and ceremonial welcome of the Administration of Vladimirskaya oblast
The second day
09.00 – 10.00 start of the second stage. Meeting with the Administration of Ivanovskaya oblast
13.00 – 15.30 Lunch and excursion
19.00 – 20.00 Finish of the second stage. Meeting with the Administration of Yaroslavskaya oblast
20.00 – 24.00 Dinner, celebration of 1000th anniversary of Yaroslavl
The third day
10.00 – 12.00 A tour of the city Yaroslavl
12.00 – 13.00 Start of the third stage
14.00 – 17.00 Sports event at the training ground. lunch
17.00 – 20.30 Finish of the third stage.
21.00 – 24.00 Dinner at the ship sailing from Rybinsk to Yaroslavl
09.30 – 11.00 Transfer from Yaroslavl to Rybinsk
11.00 – 14.00 Fourth stage (poker-run)
14.00 – 15.00 Lunch at the Plesheevo lake shore
18.00 – 19.00 Finish at the yacht club
19.00 – 20.00 Regatta
20.00 – 24.00 Prize-giving with Moscow and Moscow oblast government representatives
* There could be the changes in favor of participants
Company "Old Time"
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