PREPARE YOUR RALLY
Estimate your budget
Download the information about the preparation of your budget :
All competitors must have an international F.I.M. 2014 license. Original copy of your license must be presented during the administrative scrutineerings in Beijing. All competitors must also have an authorization to compete abroad given by his national federation.
All competitors (driver, co-driver) must have an international F.I.A. 2014 license. Original copy of your license must be presented during the administrative scrutineerings in Beijing. All the competitors must also have an authorization to compete abroad given by his national federation.
All participants must have an international license, and maybe a chinese driving license. We will keep you inform.
Visa is compulsory for every European people going to the chinese territory. We can take charge of the production of your visa. We will provide a visa application form that you must return, with the documents below.
Documents to attach :
- Original copy of your passport, valid at least 6 months with at least 2 clean sheets,
- Copy of the page with your picture and your personal data,
- Visa application form filled,
- Invitation letter written by the organizer of China Grand Rally,
- ID photo sticked on the sheet,
- Booking of your flights Europe/China/Europe,
- Booking in a hotel in Beijing for at least one night.
You can also directly get in touch with the chinese consulate in Paris:
Mail adress : 18-20 rue Washington 75008 PARIS
Phone : +33 (0)1 53 75 88 31 (9h30 – 12h, 14h30-17h).
Or use the Visa Express services:
Phone : +33 (0)825 08 10 20
For motorbikes, fuel is included in the vehicle fee (not on road sections and bivouacs).
For cars and trucks, China Grand Rally will provide fuel only whey there is no petrol station in the bivouacs surroundings.
Please find below the fuel average prices on the 21st march 2014:
92-octane Petrol : 7,82 RMB/liter -> 0,91 €/liter
97-octane Petrol : 8,32 RMB/liter -> 0,97 €/liter
Diesel : 7,77 RMB/liter -> 0,90 €/liter
It is quite easy to find a petrol station in China.
One way/Return journey (for information)
Please find below prices of flight tickets from Europe to Beijing and from Beijing back to Europe. These prices are indicative and are for Air China (prices on the 28th march 2014).
Accommodation and catering
To help you in your preparation, organizing committee will send you soon a list of hotels close to the scrutineerings area.
Identification bracelet will be given during the administrative and technical scrutineerings. You will always need it to take your meals at the bivouac.
For the most part, bivouacs will be set close by the hotels.
Rental of the safety material
The ERTF GPS and the SENTINEL are compulsory and set in every racing vehicle. The rental of those materials is not included in the entry fees. Participants will have to pay them during the administrative and technical scrutineerings in Beijing.
More information soon.