With the participation of Miguel Torruco Marqués, National Secretary of Tourism; Karen León Grossmann, General Director of La Carrera Panamericana, Eduardo León Camargo Honorary President of La Carrera Panamericana and the secretaries of tourism of the participating states, the Carrera Panamericana Mexico 2021 was presented, which will have seven days of competition, all to be held in the next month of October in eight different localities of the country, this was announced by Eleazar Gamboa de la Parra, secretary of tourism in the state of Durango.
He indicated that Durango will once again participate in the so-called “People’s Race”, thanks to the support of the state governor José Rosas Aispuro Torres, who has seen the importance of the entity continuing to be part of this great automobile festival, for the benefits and economic spill that leaves in the state.
He explained that from October 15 to 21, the states of Oaxaca, Veracruz, Mexico City, Michoacán, Aguascalientes, Durango, Chihuahua, and Coahuila, will be part of the route of the now-iconic Carrera Panamericana.
He said that the Carrera Panamericana will be broadcast again live and direct, through the digital platform “La Carrera Panamericana” and social networks and the Federal Ministry of Tourism, so it will have wide coverage, mainly in countries such as France, United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, United States, Canada, Argentina, Colombia, and Guatemala.
In the official presentation of the 34th edition of this emblematic race, the secretaries of tourism from the states that make up the “Pan-American” route, Juan Carlos Rivera Castellanos, Secretary of Tourism of the State of Oaxaca, Iván Francisco Martínez Olvera, also met. , on behalf of the Secretary of Tourism of the State of Veracruz, Carlos Mackinlay.- Secretary of Tourism of Mexico City, Claudia Chávez López.- Secretary of Tourism of the State of Michoacán, Luis Felipe Bravo Mena, on behalf of the Secretary of Tourism of the Government of the State of Guanajuato, Jorge López Martin.- Secretary of Tourism of Aguascalientes, Lucía Azucena Ramos Ramos. -Secretary of Tourism of the State of Coahuila.
For this edition, in the speed and time trial stages, it is expected the participation of around 80 classic cars from models 1940 to 1972 with 11 categories, including the modern Mini-Panam category for the sixth consecutive year. In the same way there will be pilots of more than 15 nationalities.
The official assured that the race promotes the state, as well as that it benefits the population through which the Carrera Panamericana passes, “this event is very exciting, it is always interesting, positive, that these types of events are carried out that contribute to the economic benefit of all the towns where this great race takes place “