The 6th Annual Yokohama Sonora Rally presented by Method Race Wheels will take place on March 15th-20th, 2020.
Starting from Hermosillo, Mexico, this will be the first time the event has departed from Sonora’s state capital.
2019 Sonoro Rally Recap
(We really only care about motorcycles here. But since Chris Blais is one of our motorcycle heroes, we’ll keep the part about him in the press release, too. Back to the scheduled PR)
At the previous competition in Sonora, Monster Energy Honda’s factory rider, and Dakar podium hopeful, Ricky Brabec took the championship from Skyler Howes of Garrett Off-Road Racing in the Bikes category. While rally veteran Chris Blais, who himself has been off the racecourse for over a decade, came back in full force to win the UTV class, with Dave Sykes and Luis Javier Pelayo hot on his trail.
2020 Sonora Rally “Road to Dakar”
Once again, Sonora Rally will be hosting the “Road to Dakar” challenge, which offers the class winner free entry to the Dakar Rally that following January. Keep an ear to the ground for coming details about the ASO’s Dakar Challenge and for announcements about more exciting news in the works.
2020 Sonora Rally “Rally School”
The organization will also be bringing back their popular Rally School, one to be held on December 7th and 8th (location TBD) and a second on February 15th & 16th in San Luis Rio Colorado, Mexico.