Having missed the Togliatti stage, the main forces joined the fight for the championship awards at Seliger. Plus, this rally was included in the standings of the new “Citroen Cup”. In short, the start list was 51 crew and looked quite solid.
Once in the unwritten laws of the Russian motor sport there was a rule according to which not a single race could claim the status of a stage of a national championship in its first year. Continue reading