Organized by the Automobile Club de Portugal (ACP), the municipality of Alcoutim will host, on April 10, the all-terrain race for cars and motorcycles, BP Ultimate Portugal Cross Country Rally, whose event has the support of of the municipality in the amount of 10 thousand euros.
The race is part of the FIA TT World Cup (International Automobile Federation) and the PFAK TT Championship of Portugal (Portuguese Automobile and Karting Federation), as well as simultaneously for the World Championship for motorcycles, quads and ssv's under the auspices of FIM (International Motorcycle Federation) and FMP (Portuguese Motorcycle Federation).
“With the participation of the best drivers and world teams in the various classes, the BP Ultimate Portugal Cross Country Rally will certainly be an excellent way to promote the municipality, as it is a race that will have wide media coverage both in national and international terms. international ”, says the Mayor, Osvaldo Gonçalves. Also highlighting the excellent characteristics of the region for holding this type of events.
The BP Ultimate Portugal Cross Country Rally will take place between the 8th and 13th of April and will have the Grândola Fair and Exhibition Park as its nerve center. The route is divided into five stages (one per day) using a total of about 800 km of paths in the municipalities of Alcácer do Sal, Alcoutim, Almodôvar, Ferreira do Alentejo, Grândola, Loulé, Mértola, Odemira, Ourique, Santiago do Cacém and Sines.