A Super Special beginning for the WRC
The 31st edition of Rally of Argentina 2011, the sixth round for the World Rally Championship organised by “Automóvil Club Argentino” is just beginning. This Thursday at 3:00 pm, the Super Special will be run along the circuit of the Theme Park located in Villa Carlos Paz. This will be the the beginning of the race where the new WRC cars will be seen.
How to get there? Spectators coming from Cordoba city will have to take Cordoba – Carlos Paz Highway up to the access of “variante Costa Azul”; from there, they need to drive up to the main car park entrance of the site, just a few metres away from the Highway. Parking is for free for everyone coming to the SSE. It is highly recommended to arrive two or three hours in advance.
This Super Special will not only inaugurate the 31st Edition of the Rally of Argentina but also mark the return of the WRC cars to the province of Cordoba. This part of the race with fast parts, mixed with jumps and closed bends, will be the first test fire for the drivers. The characteristics of this stage will make one of the most enjoyable for the public and their familias.
Tickets can be bought through www.autoentrada.com; at Autoentrada shops located in Patio Olmos Shopping Centre, Nuevocentro Shopping Centre, Cordoba Shopping Centre and Paseo Rivera (shopping centre); also you can get them at Teatro Bar in the city of Villa Carlos Paz and at the box office at the Theme Park circuit; these will be available as from Thursday 26th and Sunday 29th.
The Recce continues
Today will be the last day for the drivers to do the Recce so as to check and update the race notes. In the meantime, the teams continue working on the set up of the cars at the Service Park. They will take into account what will happen tomorrow during the Shakedown and the Super Special.