The Australian Lancia Register Castlemaine rally is nearly here !

The Australian Lancia Register Castlemaine rally weekend of OCTOBER 20-22, 2023. 40 Years of WRC 1983 – 2023

This is going to a great event for all Lancisti to join and celebrate all things Lancia. We have nearly 200 members attending various events over the long weekend and lots of special Lancia vehicles. Look forward to seeing you all in Castlemaine

40 Years of WRC 1983 – 2023 – This year we are celebrating 40 years since the magnificent  Lancia 037 won for the last time the “World Rally Championship”. 

Guest of honour – Lucio Cesario – We have the great pleasure of welcoming Lucio Cesario as our guest of honour for castlemaine27. Lucio has racing pedigree in Australia and Italy, having been the driver for the Lancia Works team under the stewardship of the master strategist Cesare Fiorio for the 1985 WEC season driving a Lancia LC2. 

50 years of the Beta 1972 -2022 -The Beta was lancia’s first new model after the FIAT takeover, commencing the line up with the 4-door fastback saloon (Beta berlina),  2-door coupé (Beta Coupé), 2-door targa (Beta Spyder Zagato), 3-door estate (Beta HPE) and improving with various facelifts and sophistication as the years rolled onward finally finishing about 1985 with the VX series of supercharged coupe and HPE.