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Castlemaine 27 20th – 22nd October 2023

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

Calling all Lancisti to please join us to celebrate and enjoy C27 “Australian Lancia register premium bi-annual event – Castlemaine 27

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.  

Our Castlemaine 27 rally poster portrays the Lancia 037 in its martini Livery and the most popular Beta’s being the  Coupe, HPE and Spyder versions in the colours of Italian flag. 

Bookings ARE OPEN

Vincenzo Lancia Birthday run-CLOSED EVENT

Toscano Italian Kitchen and Wine bar  at Sanctuary-Inn

on Western Port, Hastings 27th AUG 2023, 126 Marine Parade, Hastings

To come together and celebrate the birth of the founder of  Lancia Automobiles S.p.A , formed in1906,

We welcome lancisti to join us at Toscano Italian Kitchen and Wine bar  at Sanctuary-Inn in Hastings on the lovely Mornington peninsula .

  • 3 course meal  with  selection off the event menu
  • Drinks and coffee paid for on consumption.

Meeting Point: 10.00am at BP Truckstop, Baxter on  Peninsula Link just past the Somerville exit. 1400 Mornington Peninsula Fwy, Baxter VIC 3911

Departure time will be 10.30am when we will commence a scenic drive through rural parts of the Mornington Peninsula.   Roads selected will allow you enjoy the handling qualities of your Lancia.   Arrival at Sanctuary Inn for lunch at 12.15pm.   

Currently the venue is limited to 50 diners, so do not delay your booking.