The 2017 edition of the Rally of Portugal begins on May 18 (Thursday), extends until the 21st (Sunday) and has 39 Show Zones (3 more than in the previous edition) spread over 10 sections and shakedown, destined to the public.
Based on the experience gathered during the last edition of the Vodafone Rally de Portugal, the organization prepared several Show Zones, divided the ten sections and the Shakedown, so you can see and feel the emotions of the rallies in wide areas, properly prepared for the purpose and always safe.
It should be noted that the 2017 edition of Rally de Portugal once again has several Zones Large show, as is the case, for example, of Viana do Castelo and Fafe Specials, each of which offers a ZE over 1,2 km long.
The Show Zones
These Zones Spectacle of the Vodafone Rally de Portugal previously disclosed and the respective accesses made available in the form of road books and geographical coordinates (via QR Code) of the point from which access to the ZE starts, as well as through maps and specific signs clearly placed on the ground.
In addition to adequate and easily understandable signs, the color VERDE will continue to mark the limits of the areas destined to the public in the various Show Zones.
It is exclusively in these areas that you will be able to see the stars of the World Rally Championship in action at the Vodafone Rally de Portugal. All other areas are forbidden to the public!
In general, access to ZE of Rally de Portugal will only be possible after a defined time in each case, usually about 5 hours before the 1st competitor passes, which will allow the public to move smoothly to the venue.
Stretches. Where to see it, live or on TV.
These are the places where you can watch live in the various areas:
Shakedown (Walls) - HERE
18.05.2017 | 4,60km | 07:30 / 13:00
PE1 - Lousada - HERE
18.05.2017 | 3,36 Km | 19:03 pm
Friday - May 19 - sections 2 and 3 - HERE
Viana do Castelo, Caminha and Ponte de Lima
Saturday - May 20 - sections 4 and 5 - HERE
Vieira do Minho, Cabeceiras de Basto and Amarante
Sunday - May 21 - sections 6 and 7 - HERE
Fafe, Luílhas and Montim
Here you can see the times of the live streams, on RTP:
Thursday, May 18
SS1 Lousada - between 19 pm and 00 pm RTP 20
Friday, May 19
SS8 Braga and SS9 Braga 2 - from 19 pm to 00 pm - RTP20
Saturday, May 20
SS12 Amarante 1 - from 11 am to 00 pm - RTP12
SS15 Amarante 2 - from 17 am to 20 pm - RTP18
Sunday May 21
SS16 Fafe 1 - from 9 am to 00 am - RTP10
SS19 Fafe 2 (Power Stage) - from 12:00 pm to 13:00 pm - RTP1