70 Anniversary Ferrari Racing Days
International Circuit, Shanghai
28-29 May 2017
In order to celebrate in China the seventieth anniversary of its foundation,Ferrari, one of the symbols of Italy and Italian pride worldwide, hosted the Ferrari Racing Days event at Shanghai International Circuit. The event was held on the 28th and 29th of May, contemporarily to Dragon Boat Festival, one of the celebrations of the Chinese Lunar Calendar; it was supported by 100ITA, Fondazione Italiana Cuochi, Consorzio del Prosciutto di Parma, Grana Padano, Sirman and Tosti 1820.
During the Ferrari Racing Days were held both car races and proper racing tests, in order to give participants an unique opportunity to experiment on their own skin the emotions coming from driving, as well as to share the passion for Ferrari. One of the most anticipated races was the Ferrari Challenge APAC Series; Guan Yuzhou, the first Chinese pilot racing with Ferrari, was also there. Besides, on Monday 29th a Ferrari Show was held, featuring Andrea Bartolini and other Ferrari mechanics.
The Ferrari Racing Days gathered 47.000 Ferrari enthusiasts, providing them an opportunity to admire some of the cars that contributed to building the legendary History of Ferrari; moreover, participants could also have an insight at the newest and most advanced models, such as the Open Ferrari and the 812 Superfast, expressions of the pioneering spirit typical of Ferrari, as well as the wish Ferrari has to guarantee emotions, both when driving and when appreciating the unique style of Ferrari cars.