The Rallye Orvecame is Lanzarote’s premier car rally event and takes places every year in late November and early December. It includes on and off road stages and there’s usually some spectacular action.
The 41st edition of the Rallye Orvecame – Isla de Lanzarote will be held on the 29th and 30th November.
There are 11 timed stages covering a distance of 80.28 KM, although the teams will drive a total of 366.88 KM during the event. Stages will be held in the municipalities of Tías, Tinajo, Haría, Teguise & Arrecife.
Currently there are 59 teams registered to take place. The technical verification will be held at the Recinto Ferial la Biosfera. The awards ceremony will be held at the Hotel Lancelot in Arrecife.
The leaving ceremony of teams is at 20:00 on Friday 29th November, race start is on Saturday 30th from 07:00.
The cars include 3 X Porsche 911’s, a couple of Mitsibishi Lancers, loads of 3 series BMWs, Subarus and plenty of less exotic beasts.
You can see them all here: Cars entered.
Broadly, the cars will be in El Cuchillo, San Bartolomé and Tajaste in the morning of the 30th and the Haria area in the afternoon, finishing up in Arrecife in the evening.
You can download a full programme with times and stages here: 2019 Rallye.
The Ciudad de Arrecife scrutineering normally is in Arrecife in the car park by The Cabildo on Friday 29th and the teams will be there.
Spectators are welcome at any of the sections, you will need to arrive early to park before the road is closed for racing. Lots of fans spend the day following the rally around the island to each section.