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Only 100 days until the 25th Aurum 1006 km powered by Hankook

2024-04-07

Only 100 days until the 25th Aurum 1006 km powered by Hankook

Only 100 days to go until the Aurum 1006 km powered by Hankook, the biggest race in the Baltic States, which takes place in Palanga on 17-20 July. This year's race will be the 25th anniversary race.

"As we mark this anniversary, it is hard to believe that a quarter of a century has passed so quickly, as if in a moment... As I remember today that rainy evening of August 19, 2000, when the first 1000 km race finished - says Darius JONUŠIS, the creator and main organiser of the event, the head of VšĮ "1000 km races".

"We started preparations for the 25th anniversary Aurum 1006 km powered by Hanko...

Only 100 days to go until the Aurum 1006 km powered by Hankook, the biggest race in the Baltic States, which takes place in Palanga on 17-20 July. This year's race will be the 25th anniversary race.

"As we mark this anniversary, it is hard to believe that a quarter of a century has passed so quickly, as if in a moment... As I remember today that rainy evening of August 19, 2000, when the first 1000 km race finished - says Darius JONUŠIS, the creator and main organiser of the event, the head of VšĮ "1000 km races".

"We started preparations for the 25th anniversary Aurum 1006 km powered by Hanko...

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REGISTRATION FOR THE „108 KM WOMEN'S CHALLENGE“ IS OPEN

2024-03-06

REGISTRATION FOR THE „108 KM WOMEN'S CHALLENGE“ IS OPEN

It has become a nice tradition when the organisers of the “Aurum 1006 km powered by Hankook” on the eve of Women's Day, announce the registration for the “108 km Women's Challenge” orienteering rally, which has become a tradition and has become very popular very quickly.

This is one of the most attractive events in the rich and varied programme of the “Aurum 1006 km powered by Hankook” Festival. The female competitors start and finish the race on the main “Aurum 1006 km powered by Hankook” racetrack, and the winners and runners-up are honoured on the big stage.

When registering for the “108 km...

It has become a nice tradition when the organisers of the “Aurum 1006 km powered by Hankook” on the eve of Women's Day, announce the registration for the “108 km Women's Challenge” orienteering rally, which has become a tradition and has become very popular very quickly.

This is one of the most attractive events in the rich and varied programme of the “Aurum 1006 km powered by Hankook” Festival. The female competitors start and finish the race on the main “Aurum 1006 km powered by Hankook” racetrack, and the winners and runners-up are honoured on the big stage.

When registering for the “108 km...

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17 teams have already started registration to participate in the 25th 'Aurum 1006 km powered by Hankook' race

2024-02-07

17 teams have already started registration to participate in the 25th 'Aurum 1006 km powered by Hankook' race

The Aurum 1006 km powered by Hankook race, the largest car sports festival in the Baltic States, will take place in Palanga on July 17-20 this year.

It will be an extraordinary 25th race in its history, which has been going on since 2000 and has never stopped. Although there is still quite a bit of time before the race, 17 teams already have started applications.

"Such activity is very pleasing and allows us to predict that the teams are preparing for this race very responsibly," says Darius Jonušis, the main organiser of the race. We have never experienced this level of activity at the beginn...

The Aurum 1006 km powered by Hankook race, the largest car sports festival in the Baltic States, will take place in Palanga on July 17-20 this year.

It will be an extraordinary 25th race in its history, which has been going on since 2000 and has never stopped. Although there is still quite a bit of time before the race, 17 teams already have started applications.

"Such activity is very pleasing and allows us to predict that the teams are preparing for this race very responsibly," says Darius Jonušis, the main organiser of the race. We have never experienced this level of activity at the beginn...

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REGISTRATION FOR THE "AURUM 1006 KM POWERED BY HANKOOK" RACE 2024 IS NOW OPEN

2024-01-10

REGISTRATION FOR THE "AURUM 1006 KM POWERED BY HANKOOK" RACE 2024 IS NOW OPEN

The organiser of the largest endurance race “Aurum 1006 km powered by Hankook” in the Baltic States since 2000, has already announced that the prestigious, traditional motorsport festival will take place in Palanga on the 17-20 July 2024.

Participants can already register to the annual “Aurum 1006 km powered by Hankook” race from 10 January 2024 at www.racing.lt.

The 2024 race documents, the main rules and other information are available on the race organiser's website and the special Facebook group for participants.

The organiser of the “Aurum 1006 km powered by Hankook” race D. Jonušis invi...

The organiser of the largest endurance race “Aurum 1006 km powered by Hankook” in the Baltic States since 2000, has already announced that the prestigious, traditional motorsport festival will take place in Palanga on the 17-20 July 2024.

Participants can already register to the annual “Aurum 1006 km powered by Hankook” race from 10 January 2024 at www.racing.lt.

The 2024 race documents, the main rules and other information are available on the race organiser's website and the special Facebook group for participants.

The organiser of the “Aurum 1006 km powered by Hankook” race D. Jonušis invi...

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TICKETS TO THE AURUM 1006 KM POWERED BY HANKOOK RACE

2023-12-27

TICKETS TO THE AURUM 1006 KM POWERED BY HANKOOK RACE

“Aurum 1006 km powered by Hankook“, the greatest motorsport festival in Eastern Europe, returns to Palanga for the 25th time on 17-20 July!

Just like every summer, the Klaipeda - Palanga - Kretinga motorway will be transformed into the world-famous race track, where there will be no shortage of speed and excitement. In addition to the main 1006 km race, as every year, spectators will have the opportunity to see or even take part in many additional events.

Many motorsport fans marked the race date on their calendars, and now they have an opportunity to choose the best ticket and reserve the bes...

“Aurum 1006 km powered by Hankook“, the greatest motorsport festival in Eastern Europe, returns to Palanga for the 25th time on 17-20 July!

Just like every summer, the Klaipeda - Palanga - Kretinga motorway will be transformed into the world-famous race track, where there will be no shortage of speed and excitement. In addition to the main 1006 km race, as every year, spectators will have the opportunity to see or even take part in many additional events.

Many motorsport fans marked the race date on their calendars, and now they have an opportunity to choose the best ticket and reserve the bes...

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25th anniversary of the "Aurum 1006 km powered by Hankook" race

2023-10-12

25th anniversary of the "Aurum 1006 km powered by Hankook" race

The "Aurum 1006 km powered by Hankook" is the biggest race festival in the Baltic States, and it has been held in Palanga since the 2000s without any interruptions. In 2024, the festival will celebrate its 25th anniversary, and the event organisers have announced that the festival will take place on the 17-20 of July, traditionally in Palanga.

Darius Jonušis, the main organiser of the event and the director of VšĮ "Promo Events", expressed his appreciation for the success: "I couldn't even imagine that a quarter of a century has already passed since the first race, but I am glad that the form...

The "Aurum 1006 km powered by Hankook" is the biggest race festival in the Baltic States, and it has been held in Palanga since the 2000s without any interruptions. In 2024, the festival will celebrate its 25th anniversary, and the event organisers have announced that the festival will take place on the 17-20 of July, traditionally in Palanga.

Darius Jonušis, the main organiser of the event and the director of VšĮ "Promo Events", expressed his appreciation for the success: "I couldn't even imagine that a quarter of a century has already passed since the first race, but I am glad that the form...

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2023 AURUM 1006 KM RACE: THE NUMBERS AND THE FACTS

2023-07-27

2023 AURUM 1006 KM RACE: THE NUMBERS AND THE FACTS

We hope this collection of figures and facts will give you a better understanding and feel of what the 2023 "Aurum 1006 km" race was all about.

Participants and countries

• The teams comprised of 79 drivers and 23 team leaders from Lithuania, Latvia, Ukraine, the Netherlands, England, and Denmark.
• For the first time, the Danish drivers participated in the race.
• This year, only male drivers were present, while two teams were led by women: "Sonderus Racing" by Indrė Senkutė and "Chemtransa by Juta Racing" by Inga Kačinskienė.
• The "Aurum 1006 km" motorsport festival was complemented...

We hope this collection of figures and facts will give you a better understanding and feel of what the 2023 "Aurum 1006 km" race was all about.

Participants and countries

• The teams comprised of 79 drivers and 23 team leaders from Lithuania, Latvia, Ukraine, the Netherlands, England, and Denmark.
• For the first time, the Danish drivers participated in the race.
• This year, only male drivers were present, while two teams were led by women: "Sonderus Racing" by Indrė Senkutė and "Chemtransa by Juta Racing" by Inga Kačinskienė.
• The "Aurum 1006 km" motorsport festival was complemented...

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"Aurum 1006 km" event

2023-07-24

"Aurum 1006 km" event

Photo stories of the 24th "Aurum 1006 km" motorsport event

On July 22, the 24th "Aurum 1006 km" event officially concluded, and as such, we would like to share some photo stories from this year.

Memel Motor Fest

It wasn't just sports cars that caught peoples' eyes, but also a fleet of beautiful and unique vehicles that graced the "Aurum 1006 km" event. The "Memel Motor Fest" organizers showcased historic car models in a breathtaking array of colors, capturing the hearts of car enthusiasts.

"Technitis" Spectator Slalom

During the "Aurum 1006 km" event, the "Technitis" Spectator Slalom was a thr...

Photo stories of the 24th "Aurum 1006 km" motorsport event

On July 22, the 24th "Aurum 1006 km" event officially concluded, and as such, we would like to share some photo stories from this year.

Memel Motor Fest

It wasn't just sports cars that caught peoples' eyes, but also a fleet of beautiful and unique vehicles that graced the "Aurum 1006 km" event. The "Memel Motor Fest" organizers showcased historic car models in a breathtaking array of colors, capturing the hearts of car enthusiasts.

"Technitis" Spectator Slalom

During the "Aurum 1006 km" event, the "Technitis" Spectator Slalom was a thr...

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"Stateta BRO by HMobile" won the "Aurum 1006 km" Transition Cup

2023-07-22

"Stateta BRO by HMobile" won the "Aurum 1006 km" Transition Cup

The "Aurum 1006 km" endurance race officially ended on Saturday evening.

The "Stateta BRO by HMobile" team was the first to cross the finish line of the "Aurum 1006 km" race, with the "Mercedes-Benz AMG GT3 EVO" driven by Anders Fjordbach, Jan Magnussen, Eimantas Navikauskas and Edvinas Žadeikis. The main race and GT3 class winners completed the 373-lap course in 8 h. 45 min. 22.118 sec.

A. Fjordbach also set a new course record of 1 min. 05.425 sec. on the 305th lap. He was awarded a prize for the fastest lap in the race.

The "TDS group-TOKS Racing Team" drivers, Nemunas Dagilis, Ramūnas Čap...

The "Aurum 1006 km" endurance race officially ended on Saturday evening.

The "Stateta BRO by HMobile" team was the first to cross the finish line of the "Aurum 1006 km" race, with the "Mercedes-Benz AMG GT3 EVO" driven by Anders Fjordbach, Jan Magnussen, Eimantas Navikauskas and Edvinas Žadeikis. The main race and GT3 class winners completed the 373-lap course in 8 h. 45 min. 22.118 sec.

A. Fjordbach also set a new course record of 1 min. 05.425 sec. on the 305th lap. He was awarded a prize for the fastest lap in the race.

The "TDS group-TOKS Racing Team" drivers, Nemunas Dagilis, Ramūnas Čap...

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"AURUM 1006 KM" RACE REACHED ITS HALFWAY POINT

2023-07-22

"AURUM 1006 KM" RACE REACHED ITS HALFWAY POINT

At 16:25, Jan Magnussen from "Stateta BRO by HMobile" with a "Mercedes-Benz AMG GT3 Evo" completed the 186th lap, marking the "Aurum 1006 km" race's halfway point.

The 1006 km distance consists of 373 laps of the track, each being 2682 meters long.

Nemunas Dagilis ("TDS group-TOKS Racing Team") and Robertas Kupčikas ("Porsche Baltic 91") are three laps behind the lead, while Deivydas Jocius ("Nebankrutuok.lt-Club Exit by RD Sings") is four laps behind.

The nearly settled top three only slightly adjusts by the change of drivers, but predicting the entire podium of the overall standings is still...

At 16:25, Jan Magnussen from "Stateta BRO by HMobile" with a "Mercedes-Benz AMG GT3 Evo" completed the 186th lap, marking the "Aurum 1006 km" race's halfway point.

The 1006 km distance consists of 373 laps of the track, each being 2682 meters long.

Nemunas Dagilis ("TDS group-TOKS Racing Team") and Robertas Kupčikas ("Porsche Baltic 91") are three laps behind the lead, while Deivydas Jocius ("Nebankrutuok.lt-Club Exit by RD Sings") is four laps behind.

The nearly settled top three only slightly adjusts by the change of drivers, but predicting the entire podium of the overall standings is still...

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