Maspalomas Rally is to be held this weekend on the 13-14 November. It is a trial event which has taken place here since 1974. It is a trial event which has taken place here since 1974. It is part of the scoring for the Canary Islands Rally Championship.
San Fernando Stadium and its surrounding area acts as headquarters for the event, where technical inspections take place as well as being the assistance area, race offices and ceremonial event venue. Another point of interest is the main mercadillo de Maspalomas, as the rally will start there on Friday evening, November 13, with a show section TC1- “Ayuntamiento de San Bartolomé de Tirajana”, a time trial to open the 2015 Maspalomas Rally, starting from 21:00.
On Saturday, the rally proper will begin at 09:00 for the special stages of “Maspalomas-Fataga” (13.10 kilometers), Las Vallas-Los Cuchillos” (12,10 Kms) “Los Cuchillos-Las Vallas” (11,25 Kms) and “San Bartolomé-Fataga” (6.23 kms) all repeated twice each. The arrival ceremony and awards ceremony will take place back in San Fernando stadium at 20:00
Expect a weekend of fast cars, rally fans and road closures around those areas.