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Event Information For ' Mdina Grand Prix Classic Car Event Malta'

Date: 06 October 2018-09 October 2018 Times: see above
Car Information: The Thomas Smith Hillclimb A stand alone event that gives the competitors a chance to properly, shake down their vehicles in preparation for the Mdina races over the weekend. Set outside the picturesque village of Mellieha, the competitors will have to tackle the ‘Ta’ Pennellu hill, a fast 2.5 km stretch that with some ‘interesting’ bends and corners that will test the cars and the drivers’ attributes to the max. Friday 9th October “Le Concours d’Elegance.” The Mdina Glass Concours d’Elegance has become the premier such Concours in Malta. The organizers will be inviting selected car collectors to bring out some true automotive gems and put them on display at the unique venue that is the city of Mdina. Visitors will be able to feast their eyes on rare and fine examples of what could be classified as nothing less than automotive art. Saturday 10th October & Sunday 11th October “Gentlemen (and Ladies), start your engines”. The challenging circuit outside Mdina’s fortified walls, awaits. An early start on both days where the demanding 2.2 kilometre street circuit will see the race cars put through their paces on a track with a combination of tight bends, sweeping curves and inclines that wind their way through the valley below Mdina. Drivers have described the circuit as ‘simply awesome’. It is fast and exhilarating and the drivers just love this atmosphere. Saturday morning includes two practice sessions to allow the drivers to acclimatize themselves with the circuit. The afternoon sees the cars let loose individually on the track so asto define the starting order for Sunday’s grid. Sunday. This is where the real racing kicks off. The cars are grouped into packs of 8 to 10 cars and set off around the circuit to provide a thrill for the drivers and spectators alike. The unforgiving nature of the circuit will bring out the very best of performance driving by both the drivers and their classic racing automobiles. A spectacle like no other. A chance for classic race-car owners to put their cars through their paces at a circuit in a unique location and a chance for spectators to feast their eyes on some examples of fine classic racing machinery going at speed around this fantastic circuit. The Mdina Grand Prix draws to a close with a party on the Sunday evening where the winners are announced and awarded.
Event Description: ***No 2017 Dates yet***As late summer beckons the arrival of early autumn, the Mdina street circuit, set in the idyllic countryside beneath the imposing bastions of the Old Capital City, will be host, for the fifth consecutive year, the Mdina Grand Prix, promising a magical weekend of classic car racing on the island A variety of cultural and other activities will also be organised for the participants and their guests during the days preceding the races which will include guided tours of Valletta, Mdina and the Three Cities and also a tour of the sister Island of Gozo.
Location: Mdina
Area: Malta
Region:
Malta
Postcode:N/A
Organiser Information: facebook.com/VallettaGrandPrix (+356) 99473377 (+356) 77473377
Contact Name: Mr Ronn Middleton
Contact Address: UK OFFICE:- c/o Speciality Cars & Events 57 River View, Tarleton, Preston Lancashire, PR4 6ED, United Kingdom, EUROPE Home: Tel No : 44 (0)1772 813892 Mobile: 44 (0) 7765 135096
View Website: http://www.vallettagp.com
Email Address: ronn.middleton@vallettagp.com
Standard Admission (£): see organiser
Admission with classic car (£):
see organiser

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