The annual Madeira Classic Car Revival event takes place between the 26th and 27th May, at the Praça do Povo, Funchal, and is one of the most hotly anticipated events for motoring enthusiasts. Some 600 vintage and pre-1990’s vehicles including cars, motorbikes and bicycles will be exhibited at the event with prizes being awarded for the quality and elegance of each vehicles restoration.
On Sunday 27th, the Classic Car Race or ‘Rampa dos Barreiros’ will take place starting at 11:00 with competitors driving through Funchal. The race finishes at approximately 13:15 with the winners being announced later in the afternoon. This race is historically important as it commemorates the first major race, the ‘Rampa dos Barreiros,’ that was held on the island in 1935.