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Photographic Competition 2017 – These winners are decided

Great action shots, unusual perspectives and funny situations - 105 photographers from ten different countries have captured the beauty of the 2017 Eifel Rallye Festival and made life hard for the jury of this year's photographic competition. The editors of the "Oldtimer Markt" magazine, Europe's biggest classic car magazine, had to fight their way through nearly 500 pictures in order to select just five winners. That was certainly not an easy task.

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Photographic Competition

Photographic Competition

Take part and win! Until Sunday, our Photographic Competition is open. Register now and you have the chance to win a co-drive with Matthias Kahle in the Skoda 130 RS of Skoda Auto Deutschland, models cars supplied by Bernd's Rally Miniatures or books and DVDs from Rallywebshop.com. For more info, click here: www.eifel-rallye-festival.de/en/Photo_Contest.html

Six Decades on the Limit

The 2017 Eifel Rallye Festival proved to be just the spectacle for which everyone had hoped. There were one hundred and sixty cars making a great show on the demonstration stages in the Vulkaneifel region. Watching them were thousands of spectators from all over Europe as the Festival celebrated cars and drivers representing 'Six Decades of Rallying'.

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ADAC Eifel Rallye Festival 2017 – Let the games begin!

The entry list is now published and the final preparations for the 2017 Eifel Rallye Festival (July 20-22) are in full swing. Within the next few days, the organisers are looking forward to welcoming 170 historic rally cars and drivers from 17 different countries who have come to celebrate 'Six Decades of Rallying' at their annual rally party held in the Vulkaneifel region. "This is an extremely exciting time for us.

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Riding Balls of Fire

The Movie Theater Vulkaneifel in Daun is showing the current film Riding Balls of Fire by filmmaker Helmut Deimel as a "warm-up" for the Eifel Rallye Festival.

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172 Cars, 33 Manufacturers, 17 Nations and 6 Decades

The entry list of the 2017 ADAC Eifel Rallye Festival is out and reveals a truly remarkable line-up of cars and drivers that will gather in Daun between July 20th-22nd, 2017. The entry list features 172 rally cars built by 33 different car manufacturers and participants coming from 17 different countries.

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Harri Toivonen gives you a ride through the "Manta hole" in an Opel Manta

The "Mantaloch" stage (English: Manta hole) came to fame in 1993 when no less than seven Opel Mantas crashed at the same corner and ended up in the same ditch within a few minutes. Now, Harri Toivonen will try to defeat this curse on the Eifel Rallye Festival and you as his co-driver get the chance to experience first-hand that it is possible to finish the stage without being swallowed by the "Manta hole".

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172 cars, 6 decades, famous faces – The entry list is now online

The Eifel Rallye Festival celebrates “6 Decades of Rallying”. From a 1962 Ford Anglia up to today’s Hyundai i20 WRC driven by Thierry Neuville, the three-day event outlines the development of the story from the beginning of the speed era right up until today. This, of course, also includes some of the greatest Group 2, Group 4, Group B and Group A cars.

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