Rally of Portugal – Fafe

The Rally de Portugal returns this year to the North, between the days 19 e 22 of May, to the classification of day 22, Vieira do Minho, to be played twice alongside the traditional Fafe, It is the second pass this special stage considered the Power Stage.

The announcement was made by the Automobile Club of Portugal (ACP) to 14 municipalities that are part of the organization (Amarante, Baiao, walks, Fafe, Guimarães, Lousada, Matosinhos, Mondim de Basto, Paredes, Ponte de Lima, Porto, Valongo, Viana do Castelo and Vieira do Minho).

The format of the test 2016, after the huge success in last year's edition, has ensured the permanence of the Rally of Portugal in the North and in the World Rally Championship.

Congratulated the success of last year, the organization remains unchanged the structure of proof.

A Exponor, in Matosinhos, back to host the race command post, the majority of departures and arrivals steps.

The day 19, Thursday, It is reserved for the shakedown, who will compete in the municipality of Paredes, with the last few hundred meters taking place within the Karting facilities Baltar.

The start of the race is at the end of Thursday afternoon with the departure of Guimarães, characterized by the organization as having a "beautiful setting and very evocative of the castle that is the cradle of nationality".

Source: (Express, 2016)