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7th Grand Prix de Monaco Historique set for May 1-2 2010

Submitted by on April 9, 2010

The 7th Grand Prix de Monaco Historique, event which takes place every 2 years, two weeks before the Monaco F1 Grand Prix, will take place on May 1st and 2nd, 2010.

The Historic Grand Prix was first held in 1997, and has been run every two years since 2000 by the Automobile Club of Monaco.

This event, which is a retrospective of the golden age of racing in Monaco, run on the world-famous Grand Prix Formula One circuit, is considered one of the three top historic car races, along with the Goodwood Revival and Le Mans Classic.

For this new edition the Formula Junior cars (1958 – 1963) will be replaced by Formula 3, 1000cc, 1600cc and 2000cc, built and raced prior to 31/12/1984.

This edition will be distributed into 8 races:

  • Race A – Pre 1947 Voiturettes and Grand Prix cars
  • Race B – Pre 1961 Front engined Grand Prix cars (1947 – 1960)
  • Race C – Pre 1953 Sports cars
  • Race D – Formula 3, 1000 cc (1964 – 1970)
  • Race E – Pre 1966 Rear engined Grand Prix cars (1954 – 1965)
  • Race F – Pre 1975 Formula 1
  • Race G – Formula 1 (1975 – 1978)
  • Race H – Formula 3, 1600 cc (1971 – 1973) and 2000 cc (1974 – 1984)

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