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Africa Race 2017
Friday, November 10, 2017 - 10:45
In a little less than 2 months, the 10th edition of the Africa Eco Race will start from the Principality of Monaco for 15 days of surprises, novelties, in the purest tradition of a marathon Rally! From December 31st to January 14th competitors will cross Morocco, Mauritania and Senegal before an exceptional finish at Lac Rose. A sporting and human adventure that will test endurance and navigation skills.


Africa Race 2017
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 18:12
Here we are, the last road book page of the 9th edition of the AFRICA ECO RACE® closes itself. But just before that, and before starting to prepare the upcoming 10th anniversary, an enjoyable nice little flashback with shots of nice moments and values of the 2017 AFRICA ECO RACE® which took place between December 29th 2016 and January 14th 2017.

Everything is set

Africa Race 2017
Friday, December 23, 2016 - 10:41
Jean Louis SCHLESSER and René METGE are currently in Africa for the traditional pre-race work meetings with the various local administrations. The rest of the AFRICA ECO RACE® crew is busy at the headquarters doing the finals touches. Everything is on track to make this 9th edition the most spectacular one yet, with an impressive lineup, a beautiful course, a crew eager than ever to assist all the teams and a media team that is getting stronger as the start approaches.

The Press kit 2017

Africa Race 2017
Friday, December 23, 2016 - 10:34

Adriana at the start

Africa Race 2017
Thursday, August 4, 2016 - 10:24
While in August, some are on holiday, others are at work. Within the AFRICA ECO RACE® team, the atmosphere is always at work in order to make this 9th edition, an adventure which will once again be memorable. Some prepare their bags, computers, cards, paper, pencils and vehicles before leaving in a few days for last recos in Africa in order to complete the course and finalize the road books. Others work hard to organize the start from the Principality of Monaco. Finally, the privileged ones, meet with beautiful persons, rather a beautiful one !

5 Days to go

Africa Race 2017
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 11:08
Since the beginning of the AFRICA ECO RACE® adventure eight years ago, we have never had this many requests from potential competitors.

Press conference in Belgium

Africa Race 2017
Thursday, June 9, 2016 - 11:18
A flood … of good news! Despite the bad weather of an unusual violence which struck Brussels on Tuesday June 7th in the early evening, blocking many guests to join us, the presentation of the AFRICA ECO RACE® 2017 in Belgium was a real success.

Press confrerence in Portugal

Africa Race 2017
Wednesday, June 8, 2016 - 11:25
June 2nd, took place at the IN Café in Lisbon, the press conference of the 9th edition of the AFRICA ECO RACE®, which will take place between 29th of December 2016 and 14th of January 2017. The presentation was attended by the Directors of the Portuguese Federation of Automobile and Karting as well as the Motorcycle Federation of Portugal, pilots, navigators and various medias.