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X-RAID @ PHARAONS RALLY

10/04/2014

X-Raid is back at Pharaons Rally with 2 cars! The X-Raid team, absolute master of the 2014 Dakar (1st - 2nd - 3rd place), with its performing MINI ALL4 Racing, confirms its participation to the next Pharaons Rally, that will take place in Egypt in May 2014. Two cars registered in the race so far and probably others will join the team directed by Sven Quandt in the coming weeks.

There will be at the steering wheel of the MINI ALL4 racing Vladimir Vasilyev (RUS) with co-pilot Konstantin Zhiltsov (RUS) and Erik Van Loon (NDL) with co-pilot Wouter Rosegaar (NDL).

Vladimir Vasilyev is the Russian Rally champion, besides his tenth position at the last Dakar and sixteenth in 2013! Running with a new co-pilot (Konstantin Zhiltov). Although they just started the season, they already got top results, second place at the Northern Forest and fourth at the Italian Baja. Around the top ...

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2014 PHARAONS RALLY TRACK

31/03/2014

PRESS RELEASE - March 31st 2014

Back from scouting in order to verify the track of the coming 2014 Pharaons Rally, our “reco team” tells you that this year is dedicated to the pleasure of driving over different types of terrains and also to the pleasure of sight.

Actually the route will roll over a beautiful variety of terrains, over a rhythm that allows to show the technical skills of the vehicle and of its crew. It will reward more the quality of the driver than the risk taken and the high speed.

The scrutineering and the start of the Pharaons Rally will take place in the town of El Gouna, on the shore of the Red Sea. A small Egyptian "Las Vegas", El Gouna is a comfortable beach resort that offers many water sports for tourists. In order to arrange the best “place” for everyone at the start of the ...

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2014 TOURISM PROGRAMS

21/03/2014

NEWSLETTER – 2014 March 21st

Enjoy the beauty of Egypt and its history while following your favorite racer. You can swin in the Red Sea in El Gouna, discover archeological sites in Luxor, enjoy the amazing sunsets of the desert in Dakhla and Baharia Oasis, and feel like a Pharaoh in Cairo.

We have tailored programs for you.

If you have any special wish, let us know: we prepare your journey according to your request.

DON’T MISS THIS UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY Enjoy the legend!

Here the whole program

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RACERS @ PHARAONS 2014 chapter 2

17/03/2014

NEWSLETTER - 2014 March 17th

2014 SCOUTING has started. Pics and news live from the desert avery day on our facebook page. Follow us!!!

The “African bug” stays with you forever; you get “desert sick” even after having been there once. Competitors are so directly in touch with the terrains, the heat, the sand… that whoever starts to run the Pharaons Rally, does not leave it.

It’s easy to join them: you can start reading their stories to get inspired.
Then call us for further info and find out the last offer to save some money.

Enjoy their stories. Enjoy the legend.

ALDO and DARIO DE LORENZO Auto The legendary twins: a love story with the Pharaons Rally. After a “premiére” in the Cross Country at the Dakar Race, they find their right terrain in Egypt in 2000... “ the best mixture of track, duration and different terrains”… and they’ve ...

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HOTEL PACKAGE

28/02/2014

NEWSLETTER – 28th February 2014 HOTEL PACKAGE: convenient, easy and luxurious

The Organization has finalized the facilities for the logistics of the race. Our 2014 hotel package is convenient, easy and comfortable. You only have to download the hotel application form from our website, fill it in with your request and send it to logistics@pharaonsrally.com

Our offer is 320 euro per person in a double room including 5 nights - breakfast and dinner included - in 5 stars hotels

  • Three nights in EL GOUNA on the Red Sea in Egypt on the nights of 17/05, 18/05, 19/05
  • One night in LUXOR next to the marvelous historical monuments on the night of 20/05
  • One night in CAIRO not too far from the Great Pyramids where the race ends on 24/05

As usual, the nights in the desert will be camping in our luxurious bivouac.

Join the Pharaons ...

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SHIPPING SERVICES

14/02/2014

NEWSLETTER – 14th January 2014

Given the new 2014 calendar of FIM Cross Country Rallies World Championship and FIA Rallies Tout Terrain World Cup, we propose you two solutions for the vehicles shipping according to your start place 1 - Venice (Italy) to Alexandria (Egypt) and back 2 - Dubai - Qatar to Egypt

The PHARAONS RALLY confirms its usual super fast service ship direct from Venice to Alexandria in Egypt with a crossing of only 4 days. For those who benefit of the transport bikes/quads in containers, our unfailing 5 star service will deliver your vehicle directly at the official rally hotel in El Gouna. Prices and info here: http://www.pharaonsrally.com/en/rally/vehicles-shipping/italy-egypt-italy/

In view of the few weeks between the closure of the Sealine Cross Country Rally in Qatar and the start of the Pharaons Rally, we have put ourselves in your shoes and sorted out the ...

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RACERS at 2014 PHARAONS RALLY, chapter 1

10/02/2014

NEWSLETTER – February 10th

After few weeks of opening 2014 registration at Pharaons Rally, more than 40 teams are listed for the start of the Race. It’s easy to join them: you can start reading their stories to get inspired. Then call us for further info and find out the last offer to save some money. Enjoy their stories. Enjoy the legend.

The “African bug” stays with you forever; you get “desert sick” even after having been there once. Competitors are so directly in touch with the terrains, the heat, the sand… that whoever starts to run the Pharaons Rally, does not leave it.

STEFANO TURCHI – MOTORBIKE It’s the case of Stefano Turchi, a genuine Tuscan that has never given up since 2007, he never surrendered. A unique passionate that prepares his bike all alone, he works out his own assistance, he lives the desert like they did in ...

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DEADLINE PREFERENTIAL RATE

29/01/2014

NEWSLETTER - February 10th

Do you like the desert and its dunes? Do you also love the tough and endless tracks? Do you often dream to swim among the fishes and the coral reef? Would this be even better if performed in the places that have done History?

There is only one solution: sign in at the PHARAONS RALLY! Make your wishes come true from May 18 to 25. All this and even more …

Hurry up: the promotional rate deadline is February 10th! Don’t miss this opportunity.

Enjoy the Legend!

www.pharaonsrally.com

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PHARAONS ROUTE 2014: IN THE PHARAONS’ HEART

20/01/2014

PRESS RELEASE - 2014 January 20th

Once upon a time… The Pharaons Rally headed South towards Upper Egypt and Lake Nasser. A legendary race designed over different terrains allowing competitors to admire the desert as well as the archeological sites and the magnificent temples overlooking the Nile. A memorable race for all those who shared it with us ten years ago.

This year we wish to surprise you again, drive you through an event for champions, suitable for amateurs, tourists and explorers. It starts with the prologue on the beach of El Gouna on the Red Sea. (Beach? Yes, you got it right!). Crossing the mountains and the vast valleys of the Red Sea to reach Luxor with its superb Valleys of Kings and Queens and the Karnak temple: an exclusive scenic design and challenging terrain for the day’s stage and a great delight for the accompanying visitors. From Luxor ...

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PHARAONS' GIFT!

13/12/2013

The Pharaons Rally wishes to make a Christmas gift for all desert passionates:

FREE VEHICLE SHIPMENT* FOR THOSE WHO REGISTER BEFORE DECEMBER 31st!

Don’t forget to check our website for the new rates, THE BEST EVER.

Give yourself the gift of Pharaons Rally and BECOME PART OF THE LEGEND!

*Offer valid only for racing vehicles (trucks get 50% discount on the transport fees published on our website) for the shipping service Venice/Alexandria/Venice.

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