Alternative energy championship in Portugal
The fourth test of the championship of alternative energies of the International Automobile Federation, as of Friday, in Portugal.
With 27 teams registered, of which seven are foreign, the FIA Electric and New Energy Championship competitors have to do 410 km with 153 timed, in this is the only car race held in Portugal with environmental and ecological concerns.
The teams will demonstrate their effectiveness, performing the best consumption management along the way, avoiding penalties in the controls carried out by the organization.
Starting Friday at 17:00, in Nova Oeiras and ending at Marginal at 12:30 on Sunday, and with classifications at Arrábida, Mafra, and Sintra.
Also, hydrogen cars will be present, a fuel that offers a range of about 700 kilometres. With a budget of more than 90 thousand euros, it has the support of the Chamber of Oeiras.
The race ends at 13:15 on Sunday, with the delivery of the prizes.
This year, for the first time, in the Marques de Pombal Gardens, in Oeiras, the Eco-Rally Expo is held with various activities, such as small electric karts for the youngest, and electric bicycles and electric scooters for adults.