The Sant Joan City Council and its Department of Tourism host the third edition of the VIII Rally 1000 Curves, regularity rally for classic, historical and vintage passenger cars that starts and ends in the municipality santjoanerTomorrow, Saturday, June 5, it will pass through carts in the province of Alicante, joining the municipalities of Sant Joan d’Alacant and Tárbena.
The route will be secret until the day of the start of the rally and the total distance of the route will be 336.78 km, of which 192.23 km will be in qualifying stages. This event will score for the VALENCIAN COMMUNITY REGULARITY TROPHY 2021 (TRCV) and for the ALICANTE ESCUDERÍA SOCIAL TROPHY 2021.
The format will be similar to the last one carried out in 2019, given the success it had, both from participants from many places in Spain, as well as the good reception it had from the residents of the municipality, being able to witness it through the streets of Sant Joan d’Alacant these rolling jewels of the last century that are no longer common on our roads.
The vehicles are classic and historical vehicles, most of them sports cars that will circulate at speeds always lower than 50 km / h, complying at all times with the Traffic and Road Safety regulations, as well as the Highway Code. For this reason, the corresponding permit has been processed before the DGT. The event is carried out according to the current norm established in the RD 1428/2003 of the General Traffic Regulation. Participants will not be grouped, nor in a caravan, but spaced each other between 60 seconds and two minutes. “It will be a good time, when going to or coming back from Municipal market, dedicate a few moments so that the neighbors see them passing by their houses, or grouped in Av. de la Rambla, next to the Town Hall ”.
At 9:00 a.m. The process of preliminary verifications and the delivery of the test route will begin, at 10:45 a.m. the departure of the first participant, the arrival of which is expected at 7:30 p.m. At 9:00 p.m., the trophies and souvenirs of the Rally will be handed out.
In the words of the Councilor for Tourism and Communication, the socialist Manel Giner “After the success of the last editions of both Winter Rally As of this and given how extraordinary it is to be able to see these jewels of engineering from the last century grouped through the streets of our town, the council has not hesitated to promote a new edition of the Rally to which we wish a long life in our municipality, At the same time, I want to thank Pedro Martínez, president of the Automobile Club of Alicante, and Manuel Sánchez, director of the race and its true engine, for their predisposition and work.
For Sant Joan, hosting two such important rallies means gradually returning to normality, as well as placing ourselves within the state motor sports calendar, allowing us to be known both by the participants coming from various parts of Spain, as well as the great amount of fans that these tests drag ”.
Eddie is an Australian news reporter with over 9 years in the industry and has published on Forbes and tech crunch.