Stamp Issue "60th Macao Grand Prix"

November 8th, 2013

The Macau Grand Prix was first held in 1954, this year is running to the Diamond Jubilee. Over the six decades of development and changes, the Macau Grand Prix has grown to become the longest history street circuit and one of the most prestigious motor racing events in the world. With its global reach and great attractiveness, the Macau Grand Prix has become a powerful platform to promote the fascinating diversity of Macao.

To celebrate this special event, Macao Post issued the stamp theme "60th Macao Grand Prix". This issue includes a set of six stamps and one souvenir sheet, the six stamps illustrating the racing cars from different eras, combined with the Macao's historic buildings, and the current and old race control towers, recording the evolution of the Macau Grand Prix. In the souvenir sheet, the digit 60 presenting this anniversary illustrated on the oval stamp is silver foiled for a shiny and luxurious finish, giving the festive spirit.