Luis Moya tribute to Retro Galicia 2024
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Preview: Retro Galicia 2024 will honor Luis Moya on Saturday, February 17

The 17th edition of the Galician show will be held on the weekend of the 18th and XNUMXth at the Vigo Fair Institute.

After the celebration of Retro Malaga, It's Retro Galicia 2024's turn. The eighth edition of the Galician show will take place at the IFEVI, the Vigo Fair Institute, on February 17 and 18. On this occasion, the main protagonist will be tribute that will be paid to Luis Moya, who was two-time world rally champion with Carlos Sainz.

There will be a stand dedicated to glossing the figure of the co-pilot of La Coruña, where some of their racing suits, helmets, trophies or photographs will be displayed. In addition, the two cars with which he won the world championship will be present, the 1990 Toyota Celica GT Four and 4 Turbo 1992WD. He will also display the Subaru Impreza 555 with which he competed in 1994 and 1995, finishing second in both championships.

1992 Luis Moya and Carlos Sainz

To complete the tribute to Luis Moya, there are plans a ceremony that will start on Saturday, February 17 at 18:00 p.m.. In it he will be given a plaque in recognition of his long and outstanding sports career. In this way, Retro Galicia continues its long tradition of supporting Galician protagonists in the world of motorsports.

EXHIBITIONS IN RETRO GALICIA 2024

Once again, Eventos Motor has taken maximum care of the exhibition space, where the tribute to the Volkswagen Golf, which in 2024 celebrates half a century of life. The German compact that revolutionized its category will have a space in which different examples of different versions will be displayed since its launch.

50th anniversary Volkswagen Golf

You can enjoy from units from 1974 to the most powerful, like a Golf GTI TCR DSG of which only 25 cars have been manufactured. Without a doubt, an exhibition that will delight fans of the popular German model.

The anniversaries of other less accessible models will also be celebrated, such as the Mercedes-Benz 300 SL “Gull Wings” or Lamborghini Countach, Through the Audi sport quattro or Hispanic-Suiza from the beginning of the 20th century. They will all be gathered in a single exhibition. The show will also have the usual stalls selling parts, spare parts, magazines, collectibles and vintage accessories, among others.

One more year, Retro Galicia 2024 will be the epicenter of the Spring Rally, a classic regularity test that will have its epicenter in the IFEVI. On the morning of Saturday, February 17, about 60 classic cars will take the start from the Vigo Fair Institute to return to the same point after completing the route.

PARKING FOR CLASSICS AND TICKETS

The usual classic parking lot will be located inside the pavilion and will have 10.000 m2 Of surface. In this way, it becomes another exhibition alongside the main one. As always, it is reserved for vintage cars and motorcycles that are at least 30 years old and in a good state of conservation and originality. Parking is free and, in addition, it offers a discount on entry for at least two of the vehicle's occupants.

Regarding the tickets for Retro Galicia 2024, these cost 8 euros for the general one and 6 euros for those that give access to the classic car park. They can now be purchased at official website of the event and can be purchased at the box office during the event. The salon will open its doors from 10 a.m. to 21 p.m. on Saturday, February 17 and from 10 a.m. to 20 p.m. on Sunday the 18th.

Galicia 2024 Retro Poster

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Written by Ivan Vicario Martin

I am lucky to have turned my passion into my way of earning a living. Since I left the Faculty of Information Sciences in 2004, I have been professionally dedicated to motor journalism. I started in the magazine Coches Clásicos in its beginnings, going on to direct it in 2012, the year in which I also took charge of Clásicos Populares. Throughout these almost two decades of my professional career, I have worked in all types of media, including magazines, radio, the web and television, always in formats and programs related to the engine. I am crazy about the classics, Formula 1 and the 24 Hours of Le Mans.

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