1000 Miglia 2024
The legendary vintage car race in Italy
A breathtaking journey through Italy under the sign of historic automobiles
The 1000 Miglia 2024, one of the most famous historic car races in the world, returns this year with an impressive route and new surprises. The legendary race, which has thrilled car enthusiasts from all over the world for decades, will take place in five stages from June 11 to 15, 204, taking participants on an unforgettable journey through Italy. Learn all about the 42nd edition of the 1000 Miglia and its highlights.
New route in reverse direction
The 1000 Miglia 2024 will be different from its predecessors, as this year the route will run in the opposite direction. The starting point is the picturesque city of Brescia, from where the participants will set off on the first stage on June 11, 2024. This leads via Bergamo, Novara and Vercelli to Turin. The breathtaking scenery and historic towns along the route offer participants and spectators an impressive experience.
Genoa – a new surprise and special highlight along the route
One of the most exciting new features of the 1000 Miglia 2024 is the Genoa stage. Participants will enjoy a spectacular view of the harbor and ride along the waterfront, which promises a unique experience. Genoa, the European Capital of Sport 2024, will host the first lunch of stage 2. Participants will have the opportunity to enjoy the beauty of this coastal city before continuing their journey along the Rouet of the 1000 Miglia 2024.
Viareggio – A touch of elegance by the sea
The second stage takes participants further along the picturesque Riviera di Levante towards Viareggio, the day’s destination. Viareggio, known for its elegance and beauty, provides the perfect backdrop for the arrival of the historic vehicles. Participants will have the opportunity to relax and enjoy the atmosphere of this charming seaside resort.
A trip to Rome with the historic cars
The third stage will take the participants to Rome. On the way, they make a detour into the Tuscan hinterland and pass cities like Lucca and Livorno. Lunch will be in Castiglione della Pescaia, a picturesque medieval village in the Tuscan hills overlooking the sea. In the afternoon, the route passes through Grosseto into Lazio before ending in Rome. The breathtaking vintage car parade on Via Veneto will be a highlight of the day and of the entire 1000 Miglia 2024.
Across the Apennines – from Rome to Bologna
The fourth day of the 1000 Miglia 2024 will take participants from Rome through the picturesque landscapes of Tuscany and Umbria. You will visit Orvieto and stop for lunch in Solomeo, a charming medieval village in the Umbrian hills. The journey continues to Siena and Prato before reaching Bologna. The riders cross the challenging Futa and Raticosa passes before reaching their destination.
The final stage – a tribute to the history of the 1000 Miglia
The final stage of the 1000 Miglia 2024 will take participants from Bologna through cities such as Ferrara and Mantova. You will pass Lake Garda and the beautiful Valtenesi before finally arriving in Salò. The crowning glory of the race is the traditional final parade in Viale Venezia in Brescia.
Other highlights of the 1000 Miglia 2024
In addition to the exciting race of historic automobiles, the 1000 Miglia 2024 organization offers other highlights. The “Ferrari Tribute” celebrates the passion for the legendary sports cars. The “1000 Miglia Green” underlines the importance of environmental friendliness and sustainability in motorsport. There will also be a demonstration of self-driving cars that represent the future of mobility. Last but not least, the “Charity Car” will help raise money for charity and make a positive contribution to society.
The 1000 Miglia 2024 promises to be an unforgettable journey through the history of the automobile and the picturesque landscapes of Italy. This legendary classic car race attracts not only motorsport enthusiasts, but also inspires countless people with a passion for culture and beauty. Experience the fascination of the 1000 Miglia 2024 and become part of a unique motorsport experience.
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