The beautiful Catalan city of Lleida, also known as Lérida in Spanish, was host to the first ever Air Race 1 competition on 1st June 2014.

The modern Lleida-Alguaire Airport was the venue for the historical first international formula one air race, which showcased the extraordinary skills of some of the world’s best and fastest pilots. The air race took place amid a range of other exciting entertainment including an aerobatic competition and thrilling air displays, plus plenty of fun on the ground! It was a big success by all accounts and promised more to come in the future!

Full results from Lleida

Full results from Lleida

Lleida traces its roots back 2,500 years and is one of the most historically important cities in Catalunya for commerce, history and education. It is well-connected by high-speed trains to Barcelona and Madrid – and Lleida boasts an excellent new international airport to connect it with the world.

Final Results Gold Class

PlaceRace #PilotAverage SpeedCountry
1#6Christian Guilie384.1kph (238.7mph)France
2#45Jay Jones373.8kph (232.3mph)USA
3#99Thom Richard357.1kph (221.9mph)Sweden
4#46Vincent Martinez314.1kph (195.2mph)France
5#11Des Hart280.1kph (174.1mph)Scotland
6#19Stanislas Damiron272.3kph (169.2mph)France
7#25Bernard Marichy269.2kph (167.3mph)France
8#87Steve Templen/aUSA

Final Results Silver Class

PlaceRace #PilotAverage SpeedCountry
1#11Des Hart291.7kph (181.3mph)Scotland
2#31Guy Chereau284.5kph (176.8mph)France
3#19Stanislas Damiron275.1.1kph (171.0mph)France
4#25Bernard Marichy269.2kph (167.3mph)France
5#22Trevor Jarvis249.9kph (155.3mph)UK
6#55Patrick Gajan241.7kph (150.2mph)France

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