FRIDAY, JUNE 6
ACI AND RALLY ITALIA SARDEGNA BRING “KARTING IN PIAZZA” IN CAGLIARI AND NUORO
Cagliari (on June 3) and Nuoro (on June 4-5) hosted the first two event of "Karting in Piazza", ACI road safety and sport introduction programme part of the international FIA Action for Road Safety campaign. These events, organized by AciSport with Regione Sardegna support and Automobile Club and City of Cagliari e Nuoro cooperation, had been included among the initiatives close to Rally Italia Sardegna to underline the motorsport world engagement for road safety. The 3-day free event took place in two central square of Cagliari and Nuoro, properly equipped to host six hundreds kids from 6 to 10. After a meeting held by an ACI instructor about main rules of the Road Code and safety, driving a kart expressly prepared for them, kids could perfectly test and understand what they have been teached getting on a special route with road signs, together with instructors. Some experienced drivers also took part at these events, having great attention from the kids and teaching how much road safety important is for life safety. At the end of each event, all kids were given a "Road Safety Ambassador" certificate with the commitment to spread the FIA 10 Golden Rules for Road Safety. Now Karting in Piazza will go on in the whole national territory in cities like Turin, Florence, Varese, Terni, Latina, Vibo Valentia and Messina.