Stories > The top ten pictures from 2016
The top ten pictures from 2016

The top ten pictures from 2016

Published 2017-01-15 by Administrator
Every year there are thousands of pictures taken during our events. From these we select the 30 best ones. Pictures that have that extra touch or that extra something that makes it stand out from the rest.

You have already received the places 11 through 30.
Now, it is time for the top ten. Enjoy!




10. Lamborgnini VIP Night during Gran Turismo Polonia. During the gala and after party in Andersia hotel, Lamborghini showed the Aventador, Huracan and the Huracan Spyder to the guests. Gran Turismo Polonia 2017 has now reached the 150 car limit and is fully booked. Picture by Mick Kok.

>> Gran Turismo Polonia 2017




9. Hans Dahlbäck tried to hide that he was turning 60 during Gran Turismo Europa. Picture taken by Mick Kok in Badrutt's Palace in Sankt Moritz. Gran Turismo Europa 2017 is fully booked.

>> Gran Turismo Europa 2017




8. Lunch time on Slovakia Ring with sloppy parking. We like how the yellow car in the sun contrasts to the red car which is in the shade. Gran Turismo Slovakia 2017 is set for 20-23 August. Oh, and we are going to Budapest and Hungaroring just one day before. This means you can do both Hungaroring and Slovakia ring in one go. Picture by Jerzy Jedrzycki.

>> Gran Turismo Hungaria 2017 (16-19 August)

>> Gran Turismo Slovakia 2017 (20-23 August)




7. This beautiful BMW on Gran Turismo Nurburgring. We especially like how the orange color contrasts to the track and the trees. Next year we go to Germany and Nurburgring on the 28th of May to 1 June. The event is limited to 140 cars and is already about 50% booked.

>> Gran Turismo Nurburgring 2017





6. Eau Rouge in a Ferrari 488 GTB. The best corner in the world in a seriously fast Ferrari. Heaven. Please note the Halda Trackmaster in the windshield. A military grade GPS unit that keeps track on lap times and sends them to the Halda Race Pilot watch (on the drivers arm). Picture by James Holm.

This innovative time keeping device was introduced during Gran Turismo Spa 2016. Halda is joining us and our gentlemens cup - King of Gran Turismo for 2017. More info about King of Gran Turismo in about a week.

>> Gran Turismo Spa 2017




5. Oooppss on Tor Poznan. A bit too late braking, a bit too much speed led to this exciting moment for the driver of the McLaren. Picture by Stephen Hall.

>> Gran Turismo Polonia 2017




4. Swedish summer on the island of Gotland. Picture taken on Gotland Ring by Joakim Hjortsberg. Next year we have moved the event on Gotland to 26-30 July, to be in Visby on week 30 instead of 29. Week 30 is much better for us. All Swedish know exactly what we mean. Next year this event is organised by our sister company AutoLife, just like our other Swedish events.

>> AutoLife Track Day Gotland 2017




3. Welcome to Tivat in Montenegro. One of the most beautiful places on the planet. Next year, Gran Turismo Adriatica is 6-14 of May. The event starts in Prague and ends in Split a week later. We have a transport solution with our friends at Eurotransport, that will transport your car to Prague and home from Split. The event is almost fully booked. Picture taken by Ruzdi Ekenheim.

>> Gran Turismo Adriatica 2017




2. Ooh, we love paparazzi style pictures. This one taken by Stephen Hall in Villa d'Este right before our dinner in Sala Colonne. Villa d'Este requires all guests to wear a dinner jacket and tie in the restaurant. We like this tradition, and are looking forward to visit this fantastic hotel in 2018. Gran Turismo Europa 2017 has a completely new route. It starts in Paris, goes to Luxembourg and Germany, before heading south to Switzerland and France. It ends, as always, in Saint-Tropez. The event is fuly booked since November.

>> Gran Turismo Europa 2017





1. Spa-Francorchamps. Color composition, good timing with the Spa-Francorchamps gantry over the track in the back and a huge sense of speed. The cars' colours create a 3D-effect that makes the picture even more interesting. We love it. Taken by James Holm.

>> Gran Turismo Spa 2017
Subscribe to our newsletter

The latest news and stories. All the best roads, hotels and restaurants. Invitations to exciting events. Be the first to know by subscribing to our newsletter.

Mondo Gran Turismo

The latest news and stories from the world of Gran Turismo

Congratulations - The Famous Vespa turns 75 years this year
Congratulations - The Famous Vespa turns 75 years this year
Say HELLO to the new Ferrari 296 GTB
Say HELLO to the new Ferrari 296 GTB
A postcard from the Riviera
A postcard from the Riviera
Gran Turismo Polonia confirmed for 1-7 of July
Gran Turismo Polonia confirmed for 1-7 of July
Ten myths from the world of luxury and travel that are simply not true
Ten myths from the world of luxury and travel that are simply not true
Did you know? There is a race track on a rooftop in Turin
Did you know? There is a race track on a rooftop in Turin
Celebrate with us on the Riviera with a Ferrari F8 Spider
Celebrate with us on the Riviera with a Ferrari F8 Spider
The best secret spots in Italy few tourists will ever find

The best secret spots in Italy few tourists will ever find

Gran Turismo Riviera confirmed for June
Gran Turismo Riviera confirmed for June
The greatest April Fools' joke ever
The greatest April Fools' joke ever
The digital nomad’s guide to Montenegro
The digital nomad’s guide to Montenegro
Austria to implement their own vaccination passport
Austria to implement their own vaccination passport
Digital Green Certificates are happening
Digital Green Certificates are happening
Sardinia is our new destination for 2022
Sardinia is our new destination for 2022
Happy Birthday to Lamborghini Countach - 50 years old this week
Happy Birthday to Lamborghini Countach - 50 years old this week
Why you should spend your next winter in Italy
Why you should spend your next winter in Italy
Here is all we know about the coming Ferrari 812 GTO
Here is all we know about the coming Ferrari 812 GTO
How a brand new Ferrari got ruined by a vomiting passenger
How a brand new Ferrari got ruined by a vomiting passenger
The secret behind a great cup of coffee (no one has told you about)
The secret behind a great cup of coffee (no one has told you about)
Six things you may not know about Ferrari
Six things you may not know about Ferrari
More stories

Testimonials

Thibault Van Renne
Thibault Van Renne
Designer
"I have done many car events in the last decade, but Gran Turismo’s events jump out on every level. The organisation is flawless, the fun guaranteed and the people you meet are awesome."
Philipp König
Philipp König
Nürburgring Hero
"Gran Turismo's annual event on the Nürburgring is of epic proportions. Without a doubt the best supercar event on the track, that I really look forward to every year."
Alrik Söderlind
Alrik Söderlind
Chief editor, auto motor & sport
"The best organizer of crazy car events in the universe. Again. As every year. Enough said!"
Peter Stavling
Peter Stavling
Photographer
"Nothing beats Peters events if you like super cars and a crazy time. Both thumbs up from me!"
The Drivers Collection

Events Calendar

Beautiful road trips and famous racing tracks since 2002. Supercars only.

Gran Turismo Riviera
8-13 June 2021
Forte dei Marmi - Portofino - Monaco - St Tropez
Fully booked
Gran Turismo Due Miglia
16-19 June 2021
Viareggio - Grosetto - Arezzo - Florence - Bologna
Fully booked
Gran Turismo Polonia
1-7 July 2021
Wroclaw - Krakow - Warsaw - Poznan
Fully booked
Gran Turismo Adriatica
11-19 July 2021
Slovenia - Croatia - Bosnia - Montenegro - Serbia
Fully booked
Gran Turismo Spa
9-12 August 2021
Spa-Francorchamps
Fully booked
Gran Turismo Europa
28 August - 5 September 2021
Kitzbuhel - Cortina - St Moritz - Monaco - St Tropez
Gran Turismo Nurburgring
6-9 September 2021
Nurburgring, Germany
Gran Turismo Italia
11-19 September 2021
Trieste - Cortina - Como - Modena - Chianti - Rome
Fully booked
Gran Turismo Toscana
12-17 October 2021
Maranello - Florence - Grosseto - Lucca
Gran Turismo St Moritz
January 2022
St Moritz, Switzerland
Fully booked
Gran Turismo Riviera
6-10 June 2022
Forte dei Marmi - Portofino - Monaco - St Tropez
Gran Turismo Sardinia
15-20 June 2022
Sardinia, Italy
Fully booked
Gran Turismo Verso Maranello
23-30 July 2022
Scandinavia - Warsaw - Prague - Cortina - Maranello
Contact us

While our head offices are in Geneva, Switzerland, the team is spread throughout Europe: Sweden, Poland, Italy and Croatia. Please select the appropriate team member to contact below.

For general enquiries, you can always use info@granturismo.org. For event registrations, please use registry@granturismo.org.

Peter Ternstrom Peter Ternström
President
+46 (0)70 530 06 89
Justyna Weclawiak Justyna Weclawiak
Head of event organisation
+48 509 706 651
Michal Weclawiak Michal Weclawiak
Event coordinator - General
‭+48 602 134 467‬
Chiara Mannucci Chiara Mannucci
Event coordinator - Italy
+39 346 763 22 74
Zdravko Anticic Zdravko Anticic
Event coordinator - Balkans
+385 (0)91 917 32 77
Pietro Bonuccelli Pietro Bonuccelli
Supercar fleet manager
‭+39 349 888 33 89‬
Marcin Jellinek Marcin Jellinek
PR and Media
+48 519 189 081
Joakim Niss Joakim Niss
Head of merchandise
‭+46 (0)70 468 60 75‬
James Holm James Holm
Photography
+46 (0)70 713 71 42