WORLD TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP IN MARRAKECH 07/04/13

Sterling Moss won the Moroccan Grand Prix in 1958 driving a Vanwall and completing the 53 laps in 2h 09m 15.1s.In 2009 the FIA WTCC inaugurated a street circuit in the southern outskirts of Marrakech, marking the return of international car racing to the country after 50 years.

F1 boss, Bernie Ecclestone has admitted to having talks with the King of Morocco regarding the return of the Morocco Grand Prix in 2010 and was impressed by the circuit.

Although the return on Moroccan Grand Prix may still be a pipe dream the FIA WTCC has proved very popular and marks its fourth return to Marrakech on 07/04/13.

The Marrakech Racetrack is a 4.6 KM temporary street circuit in the Agdal district of Marrakech, Morocco. The circuit include the WTCC, and the Formula 2 series. Designed by D3 motorsport (who also designed Surfers paradise) the track was completed in 2009. The paddock has been paved alongside the walls of the Royal Garden and more than 2500 concrete impact blocks and many debris fence panels had been put in place to ensure the racing stays on the track!

MARRAKECH RACING TRACK

Under the patronage of the King tickets are now available at Marrakech GrandPrix

Book your stay at Riad Les Trois Mages now to avoid disappointment.

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