“The Race of Champions” – Verona Legend Cars
Pakelo, technical sponsor of the event
For the first time in the racing history, during the 3rd edition of Verona Legend Cars, 8 national and international rally champions like Miki Biasion, Markku Alén, Piero Longhi, Francois Delecour, Juha Kankkunen, Piero Liatti, Lucky Battistolli and the young Italian promise Fabio Andolfi faced in a circuit, that was long about 1km and staged in the exhibition ground of Verona.
A real and actual race between past and future, called “The Race of Champions”, where legendary cars challenged. A Lancia Rally 037 and a Lancia Delta Integrale for the historical side and the Abarth 695 Rally and 124 Rally for the contemporary one.
At the end of this amazing track competition prevailed the great racer Piero Longhi, twice Italian Rally’s Champion (2000/2005) and Group N Champion (2003/2005).
The Race of Champions, organized on 6th and 7th May 2017 by Miki Biasion, the only Italian driver who obtained for two consecutive years (1988/1989) the title of World Rally’s Champion, was followed by thousands enthusiasts for cars and sport.
Event’s main sponsors were Pakelo Lubricants and Abarth and the technical partner for the truck monitoring was ACI Verona