(ANSA) – ROME, MARCH 14 – Under the direction of the Aci Sport Sicilia delegation, many aces of the steering wheel and personalities paraded at the Pala Congressi in Taormina, on the evening of Saturday 12 March, for the Awarding of the Sicilian Champions 2020 and 2021 of the Motoring and karting. A parade of stars, all live on TV and live streaming, in celebration of the great motorsport culminating with the delivery of the Sicily steering wheels of gold, silver and bronze, in particular the Volante d’Oro attributed to the champion of hill climbs Domenico Cubeda, and of the first prize Nino Vaccarella, established in honor of the unforgettable champion. Precisely for this first edition, the “Vaccarella Award” was conceived as a double recognition: from the hands of the president of the Nello Musumeci Region and the ACI Sport Regional Delegate Daniele Settimo it was delivered to the president of ACI Angelo Sticchi Damiani and Antonello Coletta, Ferrari GT Sports Activities Manager. An award wanted by the regional delegate and by the staff of the delegation, together with Giovanni Vaccarella, son of the “Flying Dean, himself present at the first delivery of the beautiful and representative work created specifically. Special” Pilot of the Year “Award, for success in the F4 2020 and the growing ones in the Formula Regional 2021, to the young confirmation of the new motoring and rising international star Gabriele Minì, the 16-year-old from Palermo increasingly projected towards the top categories. To welcome the sportsmen and authorities who attended the Pala Congressi della “Capital of Tourism, also Mario Bolognari, First Citizen of Taormina. “What I did for the Targa Florio, I did it with great passion. The first time I came in 1975 I was fascinated by the public and the atmosphere and I understood why this race could not end, it had to continue and what I tried to achieve. It was a must and with the collaboration of all Aci sport we succeeded – said Sticchi – Regarding the difficult moment due to the pandemic, I want to say that we managed to transform it into a great opportunity by bringing three GP Grand Prix and two tests to Italy in 2020. World Rally Championship “. (HANDLE).