The curtains rise on the 2023 season in Misano this weekend
17. May 2023Misano - After an eternity of waiting, we’re ready to rumble again. This coming weekend the FIA European Truck Racing Championship kicks off at the Misano World Circuit near Rimini, the now traditional location for the season-opener.
For all the participants, the trip to the Adriatic coast at this time of year is like going on a summer vacation. This time, though, the region’s been hit by hefty storms, the media reporting 900 people having had to be evacuated to safety so far this week.
The weather should calm down come Friday, but the threat of heavy showers and squalls remains.
A goodly 14 trucks will line up on the grid at Misano, the 13 full-season entrants being joined by Jonathan André in the Lion MAN.
Let’s hear the big rigs roar!