Breathtaking Alpine scenery, heart wrenching spirit, and classic cars are just a few of the unmistakable signs of the Cuervo y Sobrinos Cup Race in Bornio, Italy. Organizing the race is Scuderia Tricolore of Reggio Emilia. With cars manufactured between 1919 and 1969, the race is one that draws people for the love of vintage autos and the love of beautiful Italy.
The race is set on the scenic 540-km route through Italy, Austria and Switzerland, during a multi-day event which includes 40 time trials, some of those on very difficult hairpin turns. The brand is famous for Swiss hand craftsmanship, exclusivity, and cultural luxury. Marzio Villa, the president of Cuervo y Sobrinos, and the sponsor and host of the cup race in Bornio, Italy believes the brand history is the heart of the tradition and beauty that is inspired more so by the classic cars.
Each driver that participates in the event receives a personalized and numbered automatic watch from the brands racing collection. The team is housed at luxury resorts and the entire event is loaded with elegance, relaxation, fast curves, and a perfect balance that would only be expected from this brand and the exquisite nature of their timepieces.
A classic international race that is included among the highest-ranking races on the Italian calendar, the weekend is as they say for lovers of ”tiempo lento”, a refined lifestyle that Marzio presents as Cuervo y Sobrinos Hosts Cup Race in Bornio, Italy.
The event is used to launch the brand Racing Collection and captures the heart of classic elegance, as each classic car represents more than speed, they encapsulate the vintage precision and care that went into crafting such masterpieces. The event itself allows for everyone to feel the passion the brand inspires, and appreciate the cultural, and gourmet aspects of the weekend and the surroundings.
During the route the race is home to some of the most famous Alpine passes, Stelvio, Gavia, Mortirolo, and Bernina. The creation of this race, just like the brand timepieces is incredible, in that it looks back at the history of the brand, born in Cuba when luxurious lifestyles ruled the day, and culture and passion fueled the desires.
Hosting this event is a simple way for the brand to bring full circle that passion, as it gathers the lovers to share in the excitement of the race, and the temptations of the latest designs. Precision, quality and classic elegance take the forefront for the timepieces and the cars.