Circuito del Garda

Circuito del Garda

Circuito del Garda is an Italian racing venue in Salò on the banks of Lake Garda, known for hosting fifteen Grand Prix races between 1921 and 1966.[1]

These were arranged in three periods. Between 1921-27 there were victories by Diatto drivers (1921) and Guido Meregalli (1922-24), as well as Bugatti drivers Aymo Maggi (1925-26) and Tazio Nuvolari (1927 in a Bugatti 25). Next, in the period 1948-50 there were victories by Ferrari drivers Giuseppe Farina (1948), Luigi Villoresi and Alberto Ascari. The third period was the final, between 1961-66.

References

  1. ^ Giancarlo Cavallini, Circuito del Garda, quindici volte via! Archived 2009-02-05 at the Wayback Machine book published by Fondazione Negri (2001).