UNCREDIBLE PERFORMANCE FOR THE POLINI TEAM IN THE 500 KM ENDURANCE RACE FOR VESPA AT POMPOSA
The Polini Team has been protagonist of the 500 km classic Endurance race for Vespa that took place on Saturday 24th of September in Pomposa.
A challenge time-space between 24 teams, more than 70 pilots that fought till the last kilometer in the 4th edition of this race, confirming the never ending passion for the Vespa.
After the usual start in “Le Mans” style at 10:30 am, for 313 laps the 24 bikes (Vespa, some Lambretta, prototypes and similar) gave life to an epic challenge, between some breaks and slide, but without problems and after 4/5 pit stops at 16.20 the checkered flag marked the end of the race.
A very fought race, lasted about 6 hours, that has shown the winning combination of Polini Motori: high reliability together with great performance.
Headed by Denis Polini and the technical staff with Mario La Greca and Giuseppe Goisis, the Polini Team changed different riders on the Vespa: Matteo Tiraferri, Julien Vitali, Filippo Corsi and Cristian Mammi.
On the exciting Saturday, at the end of 500 km the 4 riders of the Team frightening for the General Ranking finished in second position with the Vespa Polini 150cc, preceded only by the Lambretta 250cc.
“What a Race! Once again we stood out for performance, team work and technical/strategic skills. Once again we underlined Polini engagement in the races. This not only a good result because there were many competitors. Thanks to all the team for the effort to reach this great result. A special mentions goes to Elma Racing, that with it’s Polini 135 has been able to prepare a super-competitive vehicle able to win the Supersport category if the gear shift didn’t break just a few laps from the end”