Who’s Ready for the Fifth Tour de Cebu?

The annual Tour de Cebu Historic Sports Car Rally is back! And this time, at least 40 vintage cars are taking part in this one-of-a-kind race.

Tour de Cebu is a three-day rally inspired by an open-road endurance race in Italy called Mille-Miglia. Organized by PACE or Performance and Classics Enthusiasts (PACE) of Cebu, Tour de Cebu features vintage cars manufactured on or before 1972. 

This 1000-kilometer road adventure across the Visayas aims to promote the preservation of historic sports cars not only in the region but also in all parts of the world.

Press Conference

The press conference for this year’s Tour de Cebu was held in the Glass House of Montebello Villa Hotel. During the event, the event organizers discussed the preparations, expectations, and schedules for this year’s race. Present during the press conference were PACE President Jay Aldeguer, PACE Founding Member Kenneth Cobonpue, and Race Director Pepon Marave.

The Race

This year, the racers will be speeding through the scenic and picturesque towns of the islands of Cebu and Bohol. From November 16 to 18, the racers will embark on a fantastic journey that will test their endurance and navigation skills as well as their vehicle’s durability and engine power.

The Organizers

The 4th Tour de Cebu is organized by the Performance and Classics Enthusiasts Club (PACE) – a group composed of individuals who are car enthusiasts who love to collect classic and supercars.

The event is presented by Petron and co-presented by BE Grand Resort.

Official Partners of the event include:

  • Chopard
  • Coventry Motors Corp. (Jaguar/Land Rover)
  • Montebello Villa Hotel
  • LiquiMoly
  • Pirelli
  • Johnny Air Plus
  • FastCat

Car Display 

On November 15, 2018, one day before the race, the participating race cars were displayed at the Montebello Villa Hotel main parking area. During the event which was open to the public, visitors were allowed to touch and inspect the vehicles and even ask questions to the car owners and race drivers.

(event photos from the official Montebello Villa Hotel Facebook page)

For more information about the 5th Tour de Cebu, contact Tradeshow International, Inc. at tourdecebu@gmail.com. You may also call them at 571-7551, 652-0195 or 0917-813-6294. You may also follow them on Facebook at For the latest updates like Tour de Cebu on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/Tourdecebu/

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