Who told that we shouldn't exploit old automobiles? That we should take care of them and just enjoy their existence and clean shiny appearance? It's unfair! I think that while a car has wheels it must go through the world, pass turns, rev its engine, burn its tire and gas giving unforgettable emotions to its driverowner! I think that most of you won't agree with me, but there are some like-minded persons. They are the veterans of Monte-Carlo Rally, who conduct historical races each year.
Rallye Monte-Carlo Historique has the aim of bringing back those feelings that have had racer since the first Monte-Carlo Rally in 1911. The main requirement of Rallye Monte-Carlo Historique is the same car models that were used in the original race.
RMCH takes its origin from the late 90-s of past century. During the exhibition of vintage cars, before the start of usual modern rally, the owners of vintage rally automobiles offered to arrange a special rally for them. Why not? But if it's a historic race, the cars and tracks must be the same as in the original one.
The first race took place in 1998 with 60 car members. Next year the number of cars doubled! Nowadays the number of participants goes up to 320 cars and it's not a limit! Organizer of the rally is AUTOMOBILE CLUB DE MONACO (www.acm.mc), they also organize the modern Rallye Monte-Carlo Challange, Monaco Grand Prix in Formula...