In this section, I will explain, in general, the different types of competitions that exist within the engine universe. I have to say that within global categories, such as motor racing, there are many various competitions, so I will gradually fill in the gaps that are missing in each of them.
It has been and remains the king of motor racing. In motor racing, there is the most excellent variety of competitions, and types of vehicles and their beginnings go back practically with the creation of the first car. The first car race was held in France at the beginning of the 20th century, and since then the fans and types of competitions have only increased.
Major car racing competitions:
It is, without a doubt, the dominant category in motor racing. It was born in Europe in 1950, and since then he has given us countless incredible moments, as well as leaving names like those of Senna, Prost or Fangio for posterity. It is one of the most dangerous competitions in the world, although thanks to the advance of safety technology no fatalities have occurred since the fateful accident in Ayton Senna in 1994, although severe accidents. Because of its glamour, risk, spectacular, and pilots, it deserves to be one of the best sports competitions in the world.
It is another of the world’s best known and most popular motor competitions. The rallies have been from the beginning the time trial competitions on very different surfaces and climatic conditions. For this reason, the demonstrations are considered by many to be the toughest and most demanding competitions of all in the world of motor racing, especially those of long duration and extension, like the ever-defunct Dakar Rally.
Framed within the GT and Sport prototypes competitions, this legendary race is one of the most prestigious and vital in motor racing. Full of history, its beginnings date back to 1923 where many runners participated. From there, for this endurance race where you have to run for a whole day, they have paraded the most influential brands in the world, such as Porsche, Bentley, Audi, BMW or Ferrari, among many others. The magic of this race has been increasing since its inception, and every time the expectation it generates is most significant, although this is true, more in other countries than in Spain.
Motorcycling is, along with motor racing, the most well-known and practiced motor racing. There are fewer competitions than in motor racing, but it also has millions of followers around the world and the passion it generates, in many cases, is higher than that aroused by motor racing. Its beginnings also go back to the beginning of the 20th century and nowadays it is one of the most followed sports in Spain.
Major motorcycling competitions:
It’s in every way, the F1 motorcycle. There are currently three types running the world championship: 125cc, 250cc, and Moto GP. The latter is the Queen of motorcycling competitions, and her followers count for millions. Overtakes, tension to the end, Falls and spectators are the main ingredients of this discipline that radiates emotion in every curve. Pilots such as Angel Nieto, Valentino Rossi, Alex Criville or Mike Doohan have made this sport one of the most acclaimed and exciting in the world.