Autódromo Internacional do Algarve: Porsche car.

Algarve Motorsports

The Algarve Motorsports park provides the perfect conditions for unique driving experiences for individuals, corporate events and marketing activities.
Book a room   >

Multi-use circuit

One of the most modern and complete circuits of Europe with a racing track that includes Formula 1 and Superbikes configuration, go-kart track, off-road park, technology park and sports complex.

Motor thrills

The racetrack provides you all the conditions for unique driving experiences.

Autódromo Internacional do Algarve: Aerial View.

Autodromo Internacional do Algarve

The Autódromo Internacional do Algarve (AIA), located near the city of Portimão, 30 minutes´ drive from our resort, is the solution for the motorsport industry and to enable manufacturers and racing teams to test, develop, present and launch their products. The Autódromo Internacional do Algarve was opened in November 2018 with, as inaugural race, the final round of the Superbike World Championship.

Thanks to the technicalities of its design, the uniqueness of its circuit with uphill and downhill sections and the 32 different track configurations, including a Formula 1 approved by the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA), and Superbikes with the seal of approval from the Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM), it has received the highest praise from top drives around the globe. Next to the racetrack is also the Kartódromo Internacional do Algarve (a Go-Kart circuit).
 

  • Area:

    300 hectars of land

  • Race circuit length:

     4.684 m

  • Opening hours:

    Monday to Friday 9:00-19:00

  • Attendance capacity:

    Main stand: 16.654 seats
    Other stands: 56.288 seats

  • Location:

    Sítio do Escampadinho, Mexilhoeira Grande, 8500-148 Portimão, Portugal

Gallery

A picture is worth a thousand of words. Discover and explore a bit more!

Formula 1

Used since 2008 for F1 pre-season testing by several drivers as Daniel Ricciardo, Charles Leclerc and Valtteri Bottas during their junior carreers, the track was the home of the recent Formula 1 Heineken Grande Prémio de Portugal 2020, the twelfth round of the 2020 Formula 1 World Championship.

Moto GP / Super Bikes

Forty-eight hours after its opening, the track was honoured to receive its FIM certification and was inaugurated with the final round of the World Superbike Championships. Since then, it has received many other bike events including MotoGP.

Algarve race track experience

Enjoy an exclusive experience at the Algarve International Racetrack (AIA). All the experiences have the quality seal of AIA Racing School, though much more can be organized and tailor-made for you.

The Driving Trio

An experience not for the faint-hearted, but for genuine sports cars enthusiasts. Perform one reconnaissance lap and then enjoy the track for two super-fast laps in a Honda Civic Type R, Porsche Cayman 718S and the Mercedes AMG GT C.

Racing like a Pro

Take the fully-prepared Honda Type-R for a thrilling ride and experience the feeling of racing for a motorsports title. An AIA Racing School Instructor will drive the first lap to introduce you to the track, the second lap is all yours to test and enjoy.

Hot laps Moto or Auto

If driving experience is more enjoyable from the passenger's seat, this one is for you. Let the instructor take the wheel and take you on a high speed, super ride in this magnificent track. A memorable experience that can be captured in video.

Driving Courses

A driver's training is a determinant aspect in the battle to increase road safety. Improve your driver’s skills and ability to react and deal with the various situations we encounter on everyday road situations.

The Perfect Trilogy

The perfect trio is hard to find, but the AIA makes it much easier. Perform one reconnaissance lap next to an AIA Racing School Instructor. Then it’s your time driving, the Honda Civic Type R, AMG GT C and Porsche 911 GT3 for two laps.

Extreme Revolutions

Born at the home of Porsche Motorsport, this experience puts you behind the wheel of a 4.0-litre six-cylinder, 9000 rpm, 500 horse power Porsche beauty. The instructor will drive you on the first lap, then second one is yours!

AMG Moto Madness

Mercedes is all about details and so is this experience. Put the methodically designed 4.0-Liter-V8-biturbo engine and aerodynamics to the test, in a track where the Mercedes Team won the F1 race last year.

Go-Karting Racing Track

One of Europe’s largest go-kart tracks, the circuit can operate two tracks simultaneously, where one can find no shortage of official races, championship races and private competitions.

Incentives car venue organized by Vila Vita Parc

Meetings & Incentives

With exceptional facilities for any kind of product launch, VILA VITA Parc is especially well versed in automobile events, and is the perfect starting point for amazing driving tours in the Algarve, with stunning coastal itineraries or winding country roads, where charm and authenticity are guaranteed!

Other options

Here are some other options for you to discover.

Beyond the Resort

The journey continues beyond our walls. The Algarve is a cornucopia of adventure, culture, natural beauty and gastronomy. For families, solo travellers or couples alike come and play, laugh, marvel, learn and eat your heart out in the region that we call home.

Activities & Leisure

At VILA VITA Parc, the sky is the limit. Experiences and memories are a plenty, for the more mature and the younger guest, for the epicurean and the adventurer, for the big moments in life and the moments in-between.

Sea emotions

Embracing its flawless coastal surroundings, the Algarve provides you with an extensive selection of water activities that will take you both above and below the surface.

Sports

Your visit to VILA VITA Parc can be as high energy or calming as you wish. For those who want to pep up their day, we’ve got lots of action-packed activity options available within VILA VITA Parc.

A day at VILA VITA Parc

Each day is a blank page in the diary of your life. A day spent at VILA VITA Parc is a day well spent and a chapter worth revisiting again and again. Together we will fill your days with new and exciting experiences!

Shopping

Shopping is the best form of cardio. Without leaving our grounds, get inspired by our V-Life Shops and let us be your personal shoppers while you enjoy your holidays. If you ever want more, then discover where to burn out those calories in our surroundings.

Golf

With an ideal climate that lets you play throughout the year and a wide variety of almost four dozen courses, the region is a golfers’ paradise. And staying at VILA VITA Parc is the ideal point to tee off!