Trofeo Luigi Fagioli (SOUTH)


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Race: Trofeo Luigi Fagioli (SOUTH)
Edition: 48
Description:

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TRACK RECORD:

1' 36" 10 - Simone Faggioli (Osella FA30 - Zytek - 2012)

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HOW TO GET IN:
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In auto     Where are you?
 
"S. Francesco d'Assisi" Airport - Perugia 39.8 km www.airport.umbria.it
"Raffaello Sanzio" Airport - Ancona 93 km www.ancona-airport.com
"Federico Fellini" Airport - Rimini 120 km www.riminiairport.com
Siena-Ampugnano Airport - Siena 161 km www.aeroportosiena.it
"Amerigo Vespucci" Airport - Florence 177 km www.aeroporto.firenze.it
       
Ancona port 108 km www.autoritaportuale.ancona.it
       
Trenitalia Fossato di Vico/Gubbio (PG) train station 22.5 km www.trenitalia.com
       
NORTH origin - Ref. Bologna 234 km
NORTH origin - Ref. Florence 168 km
EAST origin - Ref. Ancona 109 km
SOUTH origin - Ref. L'Aquila 205 km
SOUTH origin - Ref. Rome 211 km
SOUTH origin - Ref. Perugia 41 km
WEST origin - Ref. Siena 154 km
ISOLANI RACING TEAM origin 110 km  
 
Hotel accomodation   www.tripadvisor.it

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2012 GT GROUP RANKINGS:
 

   PRACTICE   1st 2nd
1.  Antonio Forato  Lamborghini Gallardo 4x4 2'00"61 2'23"62
2.  "The Climber"  Ferrari F430 2'16"12 2'13"28
3.  Guido Sgheri  Porsche 996 N.S. 2'14"13
4.  Sergio Santuccione  Porsche 996 GTS 2'15"97 2'26"32
5.  Silvio Passerini  Lotus Exige 2'20"82 2'17"63
6.  Giuseppe Agnello  Mazda MX5 2'27"23 2'28"33
7.  Giacomo Comegna  Porsche Cayman 2'42"86 2'42"68
         
   RACE   1st 2nd Total
1.  Antonio Forato  Lamborghini Gallardo 4x4 1'57"79 2'06"61 4'04"40
2.  Sergio Santuccione  Porsche 996 GTS 2'04"74 2'17"28 4'22"02
3.  "The Climber"  Ferrari F430 2'13"25 2'21"28 4'34"53
4.  Guido Sgheri  Porsche 996 2'15"18  2'29"03 4'44"21
5.  Silvio Passerini  Lotus Exige 2'18"55 2'26"26 4'44"81
6.  Giuseppe Agnello  Mazda MX5 2'24"87 2'28"51 4'53"38
7.  Giacomo Comegna  Porsche Cayman 2'38"43 2'39"39 5'17"82

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THE HISTORY

Gubbio hosts from 46 consecutive years a "classic" one race among the most prestigious Italian hill-climb competition. The location in the enchanting city of Gubbio well with summer placement of the race, which offers a winning joint between motor sports and holidays.

It was in 1966 when a handful of Gubbio's enthusiasts led by Balducci and Ghigi in collaboration with Walter Berardi, historical "father" of all the Umbrians characters related to motor sport, organized the first edition of the hillclimb, on a road stretch from the Gubbio gates until the town of Mengara. A path that recalled the famous at the time,"Coppa della Mengara" which was played in the '30s from the outskirts of Perugia to Gubbio and that saw starring Luigi Fagioli.
Natural desire to link immediately to the name of the event that the great driver from Marche origin but in adoption of Gubbio, the creator of epic undertakings in Formula 1 so, as in some endurance races.
More often called "golden age" of motor racing, the '60s lived the dominance of road races on racetracks. Many Formula 1 Grand Prix is still disputed on motorways and many drivers of the top division has also dabbled in classical Endurance as in some hill climbs.

The Trofeo Fagioli was born then under a "lucky star" and the first edition saw the triumph of the Ferrari GTO of Clemente Ravetto, former Jaguar official driver in some editions of the legendary Targa Florio.

Since 1968 the race was moved to the SS 298, the stretch that leads from Gubbio to the Madonna della Cima pass keeping the connotation that with slight modifications, has kept up to date and since then taking the double name "Trofeo Luigi Fagioli - Gubbio/Madonna della Cima".

Besides Clemente Ravetto, the winners list of the race includes other great champions of yesterday and today.
Simone Faggioli is on ranking top of first goal to the Madonna della Cima finish line with 8 wins, addition to holding the track record with a time of 1'36"10 (2012)
In second place of this Trofeo Luigi Fagioli "absolute ranking of" is Gianni Varese, with 4 consecutive wins obtained from 1977 to 1980. Mario Caliceti closes the Gold podium with 3 wins dated 1983, 1985 and 1990.

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2011 GT GROUP RANKINGS:
 

   PRACTICE   1st 2nd
1.  Leo Isolani  Ferrari 575 GTC 1'59"59 N.S.
2.  Francesco Abate  Lotus 2 Eleven 2'09"63 2'09"23
3.  Sergio Santuccione  Porsche 996 2'10"10 2'04"05
4.  "Ragastas"  Ferrari F430 2'11"75 2'08"28
5.  Walter Lilli  Porsche 997 2'13"02 2'11"13
6.  Gabriele Mauro  Porsche 996 GT3 2'14"18 2'13"29
7.  Luigi Perchinunno  Ferrari F430 GtCup 2'19"52 2'18"44
8.  Gianni Martellucci  Ferrari F430 Challenge 2'20"74 2'15"38
9.  Giuseppe Pace  Porsche 996 GT3 2'28"07 2'24"28
10.  Giovanni Ferretti  Porsche 996 Gt3 Cup 2'27"08 2'29"98
         
   RACE   1st 2nd Total
1.  Leo Isolani  Ferrari 575 GTC 1'56"53 2'00"15 3'56"68
2.  Francesco Abate  Lotus 2 Eleven 2'03"41 2'06"78 4'10"19
3.  Sergio Santuccione  Porsche 996 2'05"17 2'05"24 4'10"41
4.  "Ragastas"  Ferrari F430 2'04"85 2'07"83 4'12"68
5.  Walter Lilli  Porsche 997 2'11"74 2'07"70 4'19"44
6.  Gianni Martellucci  Ferrari F430 Challenge 2'11"25 2'16"79 4'28"04
7.  Luigi Perchinunno  Ferrari F430 GtCup 2'16"29 2'27"08 4'42"36
8.  Giuseppe Pace  Porsche 996 GT3 2'20"69 2'26"58 4'47"27
9.  Giovanni Ferretti  Porsche 996 GT3 Cup 2'23"29 2'26"03 4'49"32
0.  Gabriele Mauro  Porsche 996 GT3 2'51"90 Ret. -

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Start: 24-08-2013
End: 25-08-2013
City: Gubbio (PG), Gubbio (PG), Umbria
Kind of event: Race
Facebook Page link: http://www.facebook.com/events/387813654606325
Website link: http://www.trofeofagioli.it
Record of the track: 1:36:10 - Simone Faggioli, Osella FA30 (2012)

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