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Macau gears up for both car and motorcycle Grand Prix races

Macau’s Grand Prix circuit is among the world’s most challenging. Image courtesy of Macau Government Tourist Office
Macau’s Grand Prix circuit is among the world’s most challenging. Image courtesy of Macau Government Tourist Office

Macau’s Grand Prix race gets underway on Thursday, marking one of the biggest events on the territory’s annual calendar. Now in its 61st year, the Macau Grand Prix is the only street circuit race in the world to host both auto and motorcycle races, including the Formula 3 Grand Prix where championship drivers go head-to-head on the streets of Macau. The event lasts from 13 to 18 November. Read more: macau.grandprix.gov.mo