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The Event

“Phaethon 2004” will constitute of two independent events, a circuit race event in a racetrack and a rally race. Starting point for the rally will be the Olympic Stadium in Athens. The race will then lead the cars towards the port city of Patras, then to Ancient Olympia in Southwest Greece, then to Itea and Delphi and then back to Athens.

From 22nd of May 2004, till 29th of May 2004 included


“Rally” Characteristics
Number of Legs: Five (5)
Total Distance: 803 km
Special Stages: Ten (10)
Total Distance of S.S.: 63 km
Rules applicable: FIA – FIA Alternative Energies Cup
“Circuit Race” Characteristics
Two hours of racing divided in two heats of sixty (60) minutes each (Solar cars). For Solar-Electric cars total distance is 36 km (predetermined number of laps race).
Rules applicable: FIA – FIA Alternative Energies Cup