«Sensations of the past, Summer Marathon is one of the Great Events that every fan need to participate: special time trials, unique routes and enogastronomical moments to remember». Began like this the eight pages of final large article for the III° Summer Marathon 2014, published on GenteMotori Classic.
Some numbers of 2014’s affermation:
- 82 registered cars, with 14 pre-war cars, 30 from 1946 to 1960, 34 from 1961 to 1970, 4 after the 1971; 14 Top Drivers;
- 12 nations represented with crews of: Argentina, Australia, Belgium, France, Germany, Japan, England, Italy, Netherlands, Spain, Switzerland and USA;
- 21 car brands competing, 31 teams for the first place in the ranking of the top team classified;
- 631 km in the route, spread over 3 stages, 80 classic regularity time trials and 1 at imposed averaged speed with three secret detections.
This bring us at an honorable third place in the coefficient ranking of Trofeo Grand’Eventi 2014, preceded only from 1000 Miglia and G.P. Nuvolari. An acknowledgment that strenghens and rewards even more the enthusiasm and passion for a great race and encourages the Organization to do even more the best.
A faboulous jackpot also for the fourth 2015 edition: for the Winners the complete participation package with travel, overnight and rental of a car suitable at the next Gran Carrera Argentina, the Challenge Trophy, 30 special prizes, a wealthy Vip Package for any participant which contains official clothing, Q8 Petrol coupon, gifts by Ma-Fra, Sparco, Phytogarda, special offers with partners. Any classified crew will be awarded.
For the fourth edition 2015 a new Equipe composed by technicians with a lot of field experience, especially for the vintage cars races, will managing the technical organization and they have already defined the path, keeping in mind the leitmotiv which find its indentity in the right balance of various parts: the emotions which has to arouse, the many technical, organizational, enogastronomical, logistical requirements which defining a race of this importance. Three days with brand new unreleased paths, routes that will pass through tourists area of incomparable beauty, charming, famous and unmissable landscapes. Fourth edition promises to be a “Grand'Eventi 2015” with the main goal to do even better, satisfy and excite participants and fans with great brand new news.
The Great Event in the name but expecially in the reality of the facts.
An extraordinary worldwide ambassador to promoting the tourist, hystorical, cultural, food and wine excellences of the area crossed.
* This programme could be subject to changes about date, timing, route, itinerary and seat of the event.