Witness the first European MotoGP round in Portimao
Portimao returns to the calendar in 2024, this time as the second round of the new MotoGP season.
WHY GO TO MOTOGP PORTUGAL IN 2024?
The circuit has shot to popularity in recent years, having been a stand-in track during the pandemic. It has now stamped its mark on MotoGP with epic racing action in prime motorcycle-loving territory.
Portuguese Miguel Oliveira won 2020's first race on the Algarve in style, three seconds ahead of Jack Miller and Franco Morbidelli who battled it out over second. As the final race of the season, it was a chance for Joan Mir to celebrate his incredible World Championship. And in 2021, the Ducati team clinched the constructors’ title. Moto2 and Moto3 will also be in action as the up and coming riders battle to impress.
Fans attending the race will be able to relax on the luxurious southern coast of Portugal. The port city of Portimao has a traditional Portuguese vibe, while it is close to the popular tourist towns of Lagos and Albufeira.
This MotoGP race is an ideal opportunity for a budget friendly motorsport trip, where beaches, sunshine and incredible food are also guaranteed.