Entries to open Feb. 5th
The registration site allows you to create a profile that you can save and come back and edit your entry. The info can also be used to enter future events. You may be asked to update your entry information leading up the rally based on info we may need for border crossing, emergency contacts, medical information etc. Please fill in the required fields it will make everything run more smoothly at the event and future rallies.
START AND FINISH SAN LUIS RIO COLORADO, SONORA
The 7th Annual Yokohama Sonora Rally, presented by Method Race Wheels, will take place May 9th – 14th, 2021. This year’s rally will start and finish in the traditional home of Sonora Rally, San Luis Rio Colorado, Sonora, Mexico. Race Registration will take place on May 9th. Due to COVID Regulations we will conduct all registration activities outdoors at a location TDB.
COVID 19 PROTOCOLS
The safety of the local communities, our volunteers and our racers are our primary concern every time we organize the Sonora Rally. Due to the ongoing pandemic we will have several requirements put in place by the local authorities to ensure a safe environment to operate the event.
We are in the process of trying to secure enough units to run the rally with digital roadbooks. We will release details when we know how many and which classes are running the new roadbooks. A class will be offered at the event as well as online before the event on how to operate the units.
All racing bikes, UTV’s and Cars must have some form of registration to enter Mexico and be able to compete. Green Sticker (CA) or off road registration is fine but must be official DMV document showing legal registered ownership.
Only organization GPS units may be mounted on and in vehicles. All vehicles must remove GPS units before starting the rally. Heading repeaters are allowed but can’t show tracks.
Open to top level riders
Open to all bikes that comply with the specifications of the manufacturer’s official catalogue with a maximum displacement of 520cc
This is a class aimed at amateur and first time rally raid enthusiasts using standard/lightly modified bikes
Open to bikes over 520cc
Specifically aimed at the new generation of adventure bikes (KTM 790, Yamaha Tenere, 701 Enduro)
For 2021 we will again be the North American “Road to Dakar” event, offering a free entry to the 2021 Dakar Rally. Details upcoming.
Adventure Raid is a guided adventure designed for those who want to experience rally raid and navigation without the stresses of racing. 2021 will be available only to street-legal four-wheel drive vehicles such as Jeeps, Raptors, and Tacomas. There will be a 8 vehicle limit so register early.
Due to ongoing COVID restrictions we will not be having any Rally School events before the abbreviated one that takes place at the rally on Sunday May 9th. We will have a shakedown roadbook available the 8th of May for teams to test with.