Motor racing is one of the most famous sports in the world, with hundreds of tournaments held every year. Here are some of the greatest motor races worldwide.
1/ Monte Carlo Rally
The Monte Carlo Rally or Rallye Monte Carlo was launched in 1911. Now, the rallying event is organized by the Automobile Club de Monaco from the French Riviera in Monaco to the southeast region of France each year.
The event features some of the most well-known stages worldwide, running from La Bollène-Vésubie to Sospel. The 31-kilometer route passes over the Col de Turini, a mountain passing an ice and/ or snow road sections.
2/ Pikes Peak Hill Climb
Launched in 1916, Pikes Peak Hill Climb is the second oldest motor race in the United States. The race includes a 12.42-mile course with 156 turns. It begins at 9,390 feet and finishes at the 14,115-foot summit of America’s Mountain named Pikes Peak.
There is no other motor racecourse in the world like The Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, which attracts many race crews to spend several hundred thousands of dollars and months of preparations to finish the King of the Mountain. Racers must have an incredible amount of focus and sheer guts to conquer the event.
3/ Isle Of Man TT
Isle Of Man TT is a motor race with over 100 years of history. The event is suitable for thrill-seekers every summer.
If you want to conquer the pinnacle of motor racing and are not afraid the death in the eyes, this is the race for you.
4/ 24 Hours Of Nurburgring
24 Hours of Nurburgring is an annual motor tour, and endurance racing event held on the Nordschleife of central Nürburgring locality of Germany. Launched in 1970, the 25-kilometer race allows over 200 cars and more than 700 drivers to participate in each year.