The classics are back at the Estoril circuit

Cascais’ link with motorsport is old and steeped in history. From the circuits of Ruas do Estoril at the beginning of the 20th century. XX, up to the city circuit of Cascais in the 60s and the construction of the Estoril circuit in 1972, many moments contributed to a relationship that lasts until today and which continues to attract pilots around the world.

A clear example of this piece of history is the Estoril circuit, which for several years has been the scene of important events such as the Formula 1 World Championship or the Rally of Portugal. Between 1984 and 1996, the circuit saw the conquest of the third world championship by Niki Lauda, ​​the first pole and victory of Ayrton Senna, the fourth championship of the Frenchman Alain Prost and the thrilling slalom of the Rally of Portugal in the years 70s and 80s.

But this story is not just about pilots. For motorsport enthusiasts, the cars are the real stars of the parade. Created in 2017 with the aim of bringing the world’s most important classic cars and competitions to the Estoril circuit, Estoril Classics has quickly become a must stop for all classic car enthusiasts.

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