MYVAN Gallery: Rallye Aïcha des Gazelles 2016.

Kick-off to the Rallye Aïcha des Gazelle

How does it feel to play a racing game in a huge sandbox? The female drivers of the Rallye Aicha des Gazelles find out right now.

The 26th edition of the Rallye Aïcha des Gazelles.

How does it feel to play a racing game in a huge sandbox? The female drivers of the Rallye Aïcha des Gazelles find out right now: With their Vito and Sprinter the ladies are fighting their way through the Moroccan desert.
Find more information about the Rallye Aïcha des Gazelles on the official website.

Sideview of the Vito for the Rallye Aïcha des Gazelles 2016

Not only the rallye vehicles are „Born to run“ – the female team members of Mercedes-Benz are true petrol heads.

Range of Mercedes-Benz Vans in the Moroccan desert

Two Sprinter 4x4 and two Vito 4x4 make the core of the Mercedes-Benz rallye team.

Frontview of the Mercedes-Benz Vito at the Rallye Aïcha des Gazelles

The specially modified Vito 4x4 pays off in the difficult terrain of the Moroccan desert.

The Vito in the desert

Taking a short break in the desert: Mercedes-Benz joins the Rallye Aïcha des Gazelles again with 4 teams in 2016.

Team member of the Rallye Aïcha des Gazelles 2016

Without GPS a proper map planning is crucial to navigation at the Rallye Aïcha des Gazelles.

Winner of the Rallye Aicha des Gazelles 2016

The winners in the „Crossover“ category Viola Hermann and Vanessa Wagner celebrate their victory in Essaouira.

Mercedes-Benz Vito driving in the dust

Not the fastest team is winning, but the one with the fewest kilometers on the clock.

Mercedes-Benz Vito 4x4 at the Rallye Aicha des Gazelles 2016

Pure adrenalin: Not very far from the finish line last preparations are made.

Two women at in the desert at the Rallye Aicha des Gazelles

Sense of direction wanted: Only compass and map were allowed for navigation.

Woman checking the tire pressure of a Mercedes-Benz Vito

Checking the tire pressure: One of the most important factors for winning is the maintenance of the vans.

Mercedes-Benz Vito on stony terrain in the desert

Despite of stony terrain the German team passes the finish line with its Vito 119 BlueTEC 4x4 first.

Sprinter 4x4 in the desert at the Rallye Aicha des Gazelles

In extreme conditions and mostly loose surfaces the vans show excellent traction.

Sprinter

Regardless of what job you have to tackle – the Sprinter will make your day-to-day tasks easier. And even if those tasks are weighty ones, together, you’ll move mountains. Thanks to a host of different variants and over 600 optional features, the Sprinter can meet a wide variety of requirements.

Mercedes-Benz Sprinter
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