Having joined the giant Motorsport Network group of companies in 2020, Canossa Events and Alfa Revival Cup organisers GPS Classic have announced the creation of Canossa Racing, a joint venture focused on organizing circuit activities for drivers and classic car enthusiasts. Canossa Racing will combine the expertise and broad network of Canossa Events with GPS Classic’s in-depth knowledge of classic car races. Part of the arrangement has been the acquisition of the Alfa revival Cup by Canossa.
Tommaso Gelmini, Founder and CEO at GPS Classic said about the deal, “I’m thrilled to partner with Canossa Events, a global industry leader of events and experiences in the motorsport and automotive space, to create Canossa Racing. For more than 15 years, GPS Classic has been organising events for historic race cars and this is an ideal opportunity to share our expertise with the Canossa team. This new joint venture, as well as the acquisition of the Alfa Revival Cup, delivers a fantastic opportunity to further develop the race series across a wider and more international audience.”
Luigi Orlandini, Chairman and CEO at Canossa Events said, “I am delighted to announce this new Joint venture – Canossa Racing, another exciting step towards our continued growth strategy.”