The 26th edition of Winter Marathon, the exciting vintage sports car race, will take place from 23rd to 26th January in Madonna di Campiglio with important news.
The first news deals with the type of cars allowed to race in this competition: in addition to cars built before 1968 with front-wheel and rear-wheel drive, will be accepted also maximum 15 cars with a particular historical and collection interest, build before 1976 with front-wheel and rear-wheel drive. In this way participants will race also with the most famous cars of the 70s, like Lancia Stratos, Fulvia Fanalone, Alpine Renault A110, Fiat 124 and 131 Abarth, Porsche 911, BMW 2002, Saab 96 V4 and so on.
The second news is about the new Madonna di Campiglio Tourist Board Trophy, that is reserved to the first 32 participants registered in the race. It will take place on Thursday evening on the iced lake of Madonna di Campiglio, with an exciting direct elimination challenge.
Winter Marathon 2014 programme
Thursday 23rd January
3 - 7 pm: tests
in the evening: Tourist Board Trophy
Friday 24th January
7.30 am - 12.00 pm: tests
2 pm: the first car will start in Piazzale Brenta to drive along a track of more than 400 km, through 11 exciting passes among the Dolomites and with forty technical time trials.
Saturday 25th January
from 1 pm: arrival of the first crews in Righi square
1.45 pm: trophys on the iced lake of Madonna di Campiglio reserved to all the prewar tip cars registered in the race and the first 32 classified crews of Winter Marathon. Live on www.wintermarathon.it