2024 Pirelli Portuguese Round a guaranteed summer hit with WorldSBK sunset races

Monday, 12 February 2024 09:00 GMT

A new schedule will provide a stunning sunset background to WorldSBK racing in Portugal in 2024, as the circuit creates a festival atmosphere for the August round

The MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship will make history with a unique and unprecedented event when the seventh round of the 2024 season descends upon the picturesque Autodromo Internacional do Algarve from August 9th to 11th.

Breaking away from the traditional format, this round promises an extraordinary experience for riders, teams, and the thousands of passionate fans who will gather at the circuit for a weekend like no other. The Autodromo Internacional do Algarve is meticulously preparing a special 'Summer Fest' that goes beyond thrilling track action.

The event will feature 'Food Court' areas, music concerts, parade lap autograph sessions, and an unprecedented 'track tour' in an open bus, providing fans with an immersive and entertaining experience throughout the afternoon. This will amplify the WorldSBK weekend experience, fostering a festival atmosphere that joyfully celebrates the essence of motorcycle racing.

To accommodate the plethora of additional activities, a unique schedule will be implemented for this round. WorldSBK Race 1 and Race 2 will take place on Saturday and Sunday at 19:00 Local Time / 20:00 CET, allowing spectators to witness the exhilarating races against the backdrop of the stunning Portuguese sunset.

Click here for the full Pirelli Portuguese Round schedule.

The overall track action will span from 12.00 to sundown on all three days of the round, ensuring fans have ample time to enjoy the festivities and immerse themselves in the WorldSBK 'Summer Fest' experience.

A NEW ERA BEGINS: join the action trackside at Portimao for an event to remember and get your tickets here!