The normal season-opener takes drivers away from the city-state and deep into the French hills surrounding the Principality. Given the time of the yr, drivers have to be ready for any eventuality in relation to climate, with snow anticipated on some levels.
The primary of the weekend’s two challenges is an assault on the 6.6km Luceram Reverse at a modest altitude of 300m. Nonetheless, the second stage – La Bolléne-Vesuby might be an altogether totally different problem, climbing up 1086m. Drivers will encounter a number of switchbacks and slim mountain passes, with the stage masking greater than 21km.
Izamusing returns to Rallye Monte-Carlo as defending winner, having stunned various extra seasoned rivals on his debut, again in January 2020. One other turning heads was Sami-Joe (ending third, behind Nexl), who can have a a lot larger goal on his again this day trip.
In a transfer away from earlier seasons, drivers will this yr have till 12:00 CET on the Monday following every spherical to set their quickest time, with the winner announcement coming quickly after.
The 2020 eSports WRC Championship offered by Toyota Gazoo Racing is open to all gamers of WRC 9.
Try a preview of this yr’s stage beneath with FIA Junior WRC driver Ruari Bell guiding you thru the levels.
Luceran Reverse Preview
La Bolléne-Vesuby preview