TABAC Classic GP Assen 2024

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    Sidecar Legends Webster/Hewitt and Biland/Waltisperg Return to Assen During TABAC Classic GP


    From September 13 to 15, the TABAC Classic GP will take place at the TT Circuit of Assen. Renowned names of great champions such as Webster/Hewitt and Biland/Waltisperg are returning to the 'Cathedral of Speed.'



    Sidecar Demo Race

    None other than the 10-time world champion Webster/Hewitt and the 7-time world champion Biland/Waltisperg will be present for a demo race during the TABAC Classic Grand Prix. Over 30 years ago, these teams were the biggest rivals of the local Dutch favourite and 3-time world champion Egbert Streuer and Bernard Schnieders.


    Glory Days

    In the 1980s and early 1990s, the Sidecar World Championship experienced its glory days. During this period, sidecars were immensely popular with well-known riders and large starting grids. The grandstands at the TT Circuit were always packed with huge crowds. The audience eagerly anticipated these spectacular sidecar races. This era is still remembered as a highlight in the history of sidecar racing. During the TABAC Classic GP, history comes back to life again when a large field of historic sidecars takes to the track at the TT Circuit once more.


    TABAC Classic GP

    The third edition of the TABAC Classic GP also means a full program of races and demonstrations with historic racing cars,Formula 1 cars, sidecars, and motorcycles on the world-famous TT Circuit Assen. The TABAC Classic GP Assen is made possible by TABAC fragrances & shaving, a well-known name in men's personal care for over 60 years.