Itinerary

Desafío Ruta 40 has turned into the main Rally Cross Country competition in Argentina. This year, the event will be valid for the Dakar Series caalendar and it will also grant point for the Argentine Championship of Cross Country Rally.

The competition will take place in the different Argentine provinces of Río Negro, Neuquén, Mendoza and San Juan and it will take six days where competitors will race along 3,500 kilometers, 2,000 of which are timed.

The majestic views of the Andes Mountain Range in the Patagonia and Cuyo region of the Republic Argentina with rocky surfaces, mountain tracks and dry riverbeds because of ice melting, deserts and sand dunes propose a top-class sport event for Argentina and South America. It will establish a milestone in the history of Dakar in our continent.

 

A true challenge:

Stages, Cities y Kms

Stage Date Header Liaison (km) Race (km) Total (Km)
1 7/04 Bariloche – Bariloche 120,60 365,53 486,13
2 8/04 Bariloche – Zapala 201,02 357,49 558,51
3 9/04 Zapala – Zapala 94,46 327,49 421,95
4 10/04 Zapala – Malargüe 407,74 409,52 817,26
5 11/04 Malargüe – San Juan 520,04 232,57 752,61
6 12/04 San Juan – San Juan 233,54 106,43 339,97
Total 1577,58 1799,03 3376,43

 

Vivacs – Desafío Ruta 40 – Dakar Series 2014

San Carlos de Bariloche (Río Negro) – 5 al 7 de Abril

Service Park:

Municipal Velodrome

GPS: S 41º08’243’’            W 071° 17’620’’

 

Administrative, Technical and safety Scrutineering –  Press Room

Gym Nº 1 – Padre Videla

GPS: S 41º08’243’’            W 071° 17’620’’

 

Parc Fermé:

Civic Center

GPS: S 41°08’010 ’’           W 71°18’613 ’’

 

Photo “Team”

To be confirmed

 

General Briefing

Gym Nº 1 – Padre Videla

GPS: S 41º08’243’’            W 071° 17’620’’

Start Ramp:

Civic Center

GPS: S 41°08’010 ’’           W 71°18’613 ’’

Zapala (Neuquén) – April 8th & 9th

Bivouac, Headquarters and Press Room:

Municipal Sport Hall of Zapala

GPS: S38°54’517’’             W 070°03’419’’

Malargüe (Mendoza) – April 10th

Bivouac, Headquarters and Press Room:

Malargue’s Sport Hall

Aldao Street and Inalicán street

GPS: S35°28’083”             W 069°35’428”

San Juan (San Juan) – April 11th & 12th

Bivouac, Cuarteles Generales y Press Room:

Aldo Cantoni’s Stadium

Urquiza Street and San Luis street

GPS: S31°31’544’’             W 068°32’404´´

 

Final Podium:

To be confirmed.

 

Sponsors
  • Granix
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  • Diario Cuyo
  • shakedown
  • telesol
  • Total Argentina
  • Elf Total
  • Speed Agro
  • Río Uruguay seguros
  • Cadena 3
  • De Autos.com
  • Karcher Argentina
  • FOX Sports