12th to 15th July 2015
Wecome to the amazing mad cap Rusty Rex Banger Rally and your invitation to participate in the most wacky and fun way to Nice.
This bonkers road trip takes in the best of the Alps, Swiss & Italian lakes, as well as the magnificent “Gorge de Verdon” Monaco and a party in Nice Port.
11th July the night before.
For this night we have an excellent venue for right in the centre of the French town of Reims.
12th july Day One.
Reims to Interlaken.
The start of “Rex to Nice 2015″ and 4 days of wacky road trip.
Today you will pass by champagne houses/vineyards and through the old F1 street circuit.
Swiss watch valley, lakes. Before the stunning coast road of lake Thun the way into the picture postcard town of Interlaken.
13th July Day Two.
Interlaken to Bormio.
Today is a big day, it will give you chance to test your old cars. This can include up to eight mountain passes! After being given todays activities, we will head off by driving round the second lake (Brienz). Then its on to some of the best driving roads through the alps.
Furka Pass (James Bond Db5, Mustang chase, Goldfinger), Grimselpass, and of course the Stelvio Pass.
All this on our way to Italy and the next over night stop in Bormio.
14th July Day Three.
Bormio to Val-d’Isere.
Day Three. By now you’ll probably be travelling in your banger surrounded by half eaten food, rubbish and the odd map. So it’ll be a breath of fresh air to drive around the excellent lake Como and on to Val-d’Isere. Our route will take you along the boarders of Milan and Turin, where you can take the little st Bernard pass, opening scene from the Italian job (Lambo in the tunnel) or take Bonneval sur Arc and across “Col de L’Iseran”,
at 2770m known as the highest paved road in Europe. Previously featured as a Tour de France and WRC special stage. (Not at the same time).
15th July Day Four.
Val-d’Isere to Nice.
The final day and it will not disappoint! The banger rally
will be heading down through some of France’s national parks along the Route Napoleon, passing through both the Alps and the Alps Maritimes . There will be some fantastic views along “Gorge de Verdon” know as the French Grand Canyon (as featured on Top Gear).
Finally after a quick trip into Monaco you will have your choice of coast road into Nice. There, after checking into your hotel we all meet at the final evening venue right in the exclusive area of Nice port, for the Banger Rally grand send off…
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Adrian tel 07778594189
First floor, 2 Belwell lane, Four Oaks, B74 4AB