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THE FIRST EDITION OF  “LA LEGGENDA DI BASSANO”
JUNE 16-19, 2016

THE FIRST EDITION OF “LA LEGGENDA DI BASSANO”

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THE FIRST EDITION OF “LA LEGGENDA DI BASSANO – TROFEO GIANNINO MARZOTTO” HAS COME TO AN END. 86 DREAM CARS – EXCLUSIVELY BARCHETTA SPORTS CARS BUILT BEFORE 1960 AND FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD – FACED SUN, WIND, WATER AND HAIL ALONG A BREATHTAKING ROUTE.  THE DRIVERS COMPETED OVER AROUND 600 KILOMETRES ON THE MOST BEAUTIFUL ROADS OF THE DOLOMITES, A UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE, FROM BASSANO DEL GRAPPA (VI) TO MERANO (BZ) AND BACK. THE ADVERSE WEATHER CONDITIONS ENCOUNTERED ALONG SOME STRETCHES OF THE ROUTE DID NOT DISCOURAGE THE PARTICIPANTS, WHO EXCELLED PRECISELY IN THE FACE OF THESE DIFFICULTIES AND TOOK AN UNFORGETTABLE EXPERIENCE HOME WITH THEM.

THE AWARDS CEREMONY, DURING WHICH MARIO PESERICO, EBERHARD & CO. GENERAL MANAGER, GAVE TWO SPLENDID “TAZIO NUVOLARI TIME ONLY” WATCHES, WAS HELD IN MAROSTICA: THE WINNERS WERE THE CREW MADE UP OF KEIL HORST AND GINO PERBELLINI ON A 1950 JAGUAR BIONDETTI SPECIAL. THE GUEST OF HONOUR AT THIS REVITALISED EDITION WAS EBERHARD & CO.’S NEW BRAND AMBASSADOR, TWO-TIME RALLY WORLD CHAMPION MIKI BIASION, ON BOARD A 1959 DEVIN D-PORSCHE. THE REGULARITY RALLY IS ORGANISED BY THE CIRCOLO VENETO AUTOMOTO D’EPOCA “GIANNINO MARZOTTO” IN COLLABORATION WITH HISTORIC RACING BASSANO AND IS ENTERED IN THE INTERNATIONAL FIVA CALENDAR AND THE NATIONAL ASI CALENDAR.