Monza Historic

JUNE 30 - JULY 2, 2017

From 30 June to 2 July, the Monza circuit was the theatre of the second Monza-Historic. It gave the seven Peter Auto grids and the guest grid, the FIA Lurani Trophy and its Formula Juniors, the opportunity to bring the past back to life on this track which is one of the fastest in the world, and on which some of the greatest pages in the history of motor sport have been written.

Thus the 200 historic racing cars divided up among Classic Endurance Racing 1 & 2, Sixties’ Endurance, Heritage Touring Cup, Trofeo Nastro Rosso, Group C Racing, Euro F2 Classic and FIA Lurani Trophy were able to do battle over three days on the very demanding 5,793 kilometres layout, which puts engines and brakes under extreme stress. While light rain fell during the Sixties’ Endurance event leading to a few tank slappers in the famous Parabolica, the other races took place on a dry track in good weather.  In these conditions drivers were able to give full rein to their skills, and this led some mind-boggling duels [complete report here]