New attendance record and a bright future for SpaItalia!

 

A Lamborghini Diablo cruising on the highway towards the Ardennes, Fiat 500's from yesterday and today on the exit to Francorchamps, several Ferrari 308 and 488 wandering in the village, a bunch of Ducati Multistrada Enduro's starting a discovery of the region, no doubt, it was Italy time this Sunday in Spa-Francorchamps ! And as the sun had honored the invitation issued by DG Sport, a new attendance record was achieved at SpaItalia 2019, an event honoring Italy's two and four wheelers, from the past and the present ...

"SpaItalia 2019 can be classified in the category of excellent 'grand cru's'," comments Florian Jupsin, one of DG Sport's managers. Not only did the public take advantage of the nice weather to wander through the paddock and discover the hundreds of models that forged the frame of some of the most prestigious brands in automotive history, but on the track, we simply posted complete, the car and motorcycle track sessions being a total success ... "

Fiat, Abarth, Ducati, the importers were not mistaken by being officially represented on the most beautiful circuit in the world. The exhibition of several emblematic models of the brand Abarth, which celebrates this year its 70 years, was particularly noticed and appreciated and has obviously inspired more than one photographer and souvenir hunter. As for the 'Best of Show', this elegance competition with a SpaItalia sauce, has put the old and new Abarths in the spotlights, but also a very beautiful Lancia ranked in the category 'Youngtimer'. An event in the event that reflected perfectly the conviviality that prevailed throughout the day.

And what to say about the parades, often a unique opportunity for owners of Italian cars and motorcycles to discover the 7 km of the 'most beautiful circuit in the world'. With nearly 150 Vespas in a boosted atmosphere, this new themed parade got off to a flying start, while the Parata Italiana once again caused a superb traffic jam in the paddock, with a quarter of an hour necessary to get everyone on the track! Magical…

"As we have seen, the SpaItalia formula appeals to the public, and DG Sport is already teeming with ideas for the future," says Florian Jupsin. The goal is clearly to put the accent on the animations, in order to extend the activity zones and reach the widest public possible. The game is on ! For the rest, thank you all for your participation, and see you soon! "

The appointment is already made in mid-June 2020 for the continuation of a story not really like the others...