The Car Membership of Monaco (ACM) has printed the entry checklist for the 89th version of the Monte Carlo Rally, the primary scoring occasion of the WRC in its 2021 season. A listing that features a whole of 84 crews and wherein the presence of as much as ten World Rally Automobiles and 19 ‘Rally2’ automobiles between the WRC2 and WRC3 classes, in addition to an intensive checklist of R-GT automobiles. There isn’t a scarcity of ‘Rally2’ out of class to complete placing the climax to an inventory of entries that makes it clear the large expertise that may meet in a rally restricted by the curfew in France.
After successful his seventh WRC champion title, Sébastien Ogier regains quantity # 1, which is why the Frenchman tops the entry checklist together with his Toyota Yaris WRC. Seb can also be the spearhead of a Toyota venture that this 12 months can have 4 vehicles completely, with Elfyn Evans and Kalle Rovanperä within the official crew and Takamoto Katsuta in a parallel construction. There will even be 4 Hyundai i20 WRC Coupé that may compete in all rallies of 2021, since Pierre-Louis Loubet will likely be on the controls of the 2C Compétition unit in all of the occasions on the calendar.
Toyota Gazoo Racing desires to win the constructors’ title after taking the reins of its crew within the World Championship.
With all the things, the official Hyundai crew is made up of Thierry Neuville, Ott Tänak and Dani Sordo on the Monte Carlo Rally, nonetheless co-piloted by Carlos del Barrio in line with the checklist of registered ready for Borja Rozada to take the seat of worry. For its half, M-Sport will solely have two Ford Fiesta WRCs, being the primary for Gus Greensmith completely. Within the case of ‘Monte’, the Finnish Teemu suninen He’ll take over the second Ford with Mikko Markkula as co-driver. The Finn was already a ‘copi’ of Suninen between 2015 and 2018.
The entry checklist of the ‘Monte’ presents a outstanding participation in WRC2. In actual fact, the rally can have the honour of being the occasion with the best quantity of contenders within the class. And it’s that eight ‘Rally2’ will meet of their sections, with the determine of Mads Ostberg nonetheless absent. Oliver Solberg competes for Hyundai, whereas Adrien fourmaux He does it for M-Sport. As well as, Toksport WRT as a Skoda crew will compete with two vehicles pushed by Marquito Bulacia and Andreas Mikkelsen. Movisport places a Volkswagen in competitors to Nikolay Gryazin and a Skoda for Enrico Brazzoli, whereas there will likely be two Citroën with Eric Camilli and Sean Johnston at your controls.
The Monte Carlo Rally, with out sections within the afternoon because of the curfewRead information
Eleven are the ‘Rally2’ automobiles entered within the WRC3 class. Among the many individuals are Nicolas Ciamin, Yohan Rossel and the Spaniard Miguel Díaz Aboitiz as extra outstanding names. And it’s that the third class has obtained an essential change of pilots, leaving for now its checklist of entries considerably decaffeinated. In actual fact, Kevin Abbring, Oliver Burri or Yoann Bonato additionally compete with a ‘Rally2’, however out of class. Maybe for that reason, the RG-T class prices a better curiosity, particularly if one takes into consideration that there are as much as six Alpine A110 R-GTs. Alberto Sassi with the Abarth 124 Rally units the jarring be aware.