"Imola and Formula 1 in the Motor Valley". This is the title of the exhibition inaugurated today, 20 December, at the Checco Costa Museum of the Autodromo Internazionale Enzo e Dino Ferrari, in the presence of Giammaria Manghi, Head of the Political Secretariat of the Emilia-Romagna Region Presidency, Marco Panieri, Mayor of Imola, and Fabio Bacchilega, President of CON.AMI.
The exhibition celebrates the Motor Valley and the return of Formula 1 to the Autodromo Internazionale Enzo e Dino Ferrari through the local territory's passion for engines and collecting historic cars and motorbikes. In this context there is a special tribute to the Imola driver Pier Luigi Martini, who raced several seasons in Formula 1 between 1985 and 1995 with Dallara and Minardi.
The exhibition is set up in collaboration with some of the important excellences of the Motor Valley: Scuderia AlphaTauri of Faenza, Dallara Automobili of Varano de' Melegari - Parma and CRAME Club Romagnolo Auto e Moto d'Epoca of Imola, which will allow the exhibition of several cars from the present and the past. In addition, the Digital Museum will display on its screens the images of the IsolaPress Photo Agency - by Marco Isola, which will bring back to life the emotions of Formula 1 at Imola, both in the past and in the last two recent editions held at the Autodromo Internazionale Enzo e Dino Ferrari.
The exhibition will be open to the public on the following days and times, with free admission until 23 January:
Tuesday to Friday: from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturdays, Sundays and holidays from 10.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.
closed 25 December, 1 and 6 January