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All set for Atogo rally plus new motorsports fair in San Isidro 

The XIII edition of Rallysprint de Atogo will be celebrated on April 6th and 7th


The Franciscan Convent in Granadilla hosted the presentation of this test and the new Expomotor 2018 fair which is expected to draw huge crowds.

The presentation, which began with an audiovisual tribute on the occasion of the Interna-tional Day of Down Syndrome, was attended by the Mayor of Granadilla de Abona, José Domingo Regalado; the Minister of Sports of Tenerife Cabildo, María del Cristo Peréz; president of the Ca-narian Federation of Motor-sports, Carlos Gaztañaga; councillor for sports, Sara Cano; employment councillor, Yanira González, and presi-dent of the Escudo Atogo, José Velázquez.

The president of the organising committee, José Velázquez, thanked all those present for their support and the response of the commercial establish-ments and sponsoring firms in the first edition of the first Rallysprint Canary Islands Championship event.

He highlighted the great work of the team and the great involvement of the colla-borators, as well as the commitment Granadilla coun-cil is making for the events related to the motor world and which makes Granadilla de Abona a benchmark at regional level. Also, he took the oppor-tunity to wish luck to all the participants and invited the fans to enjoy this great show with confidence.

Among the novelties for this year is Expomotor 2018 on April 7th in Calle Cuevas de Cho Portada (San Isidro) from 10am to 8pm, which is organised by Granadilla council, through the Agency of Employment and Local Development and the collaboration of the Business Association of San Isidro.

Visitors to the fair can enjoy a wide variety of offers related to the automotive sector, being able to find from new car dealers, pre-owned and motorcycles, insurers, spare parts and spare parts companies, driving schools, as well as different leisure services such as an ex-hibition of vintage cars by ADACATES Club; three rally simulators (one professional with the Atogo section) and one rollover simulator (to become aware of the im-portance of wearing a seatbelt).

For the little ones, there will be a leisure area that will have a scalextric among other ac-tivities. As in previous editions, participating companies will give gifts to visitors to the fair. This year, in addition, a motorcycle model FMX 125 cc, as the star award of Expomotor 2018, will be raffled among attendees. As a final culmination, starting at 7pm, on the occasion of the Rallysprint Atogo 2018, the Expomotor 2018 fair will feature the exhibition of all the participating cars.