FUNCHAL (PORTUGAL), 8 July 2011 – The International Circuit of Triscina – Castelvetrano is looking forward to hosting the Grand Prix of Sicily, the fourth round of the 2011 FIM SuperMoto World Championship and UEM SuperMoto European Championship, scheduled in Sicily on the August 28th weekend.
The presentation of the Sicilian Grand Prix to the media took place in Palermo on Thursday July 7th in the offices of “Coni Sicilia”: the Italian National Olympic Committee of Sicily.
Among the guests of the presentation there were: Francesco Mezzasalma President of the FMI Regional Committee of Sicily, Eros Lodato Vice President of “Coni - Province of Palermo”, Raffaele Pirri rider and Organizer of the GP, Gaspare Anastasi owner of the Triscina track and Andrea Corrao of Smmart Post.
The next round of the 2011 SuperMoto World and European Championships will see great novelties such as technical changes of the track made in order to improve the layout and a shuttle service to facilitate the connection of the circuit with the airport of Palermo.
Another special feature will be the GoldenTyre Trophy, so riders will have the chance to enter in the race and compete for the substantial price money offered by GoldenTyre.
The Grand Prix of Sicily will be supported by “Coni Sicilia”, Region of Sicily, Province of Trapani and the city of Castelvetrano.
Click hereto watch the video of the presentation.