Gumball 3000 Rally – Ibiza 2014
The infamous Gumball Rally is coming to Ibiza! The legendary race which brings together superstars and supercars began on Wednesday 4th June in the luxurious surroundings of Palm Beach Miami with its final destination being our very own White island.
Since its inception in 1999, this has become the dream drive for any self respecting speed junkie. Founded by Maximillion Cooper, the rally was created for himself and 50 friends to experience the ultimate road trip, their original route taking them from London to Italy. Since then, the event has spiralled into an international phenomenon, attracting celebrity drivers from the world of movies, music and racing.
This years event promises not to disappoint, with a dramatic itinerary crossing two continents, via motor racing circuits, football stadiums and castles ending on the ultimate party island of Ibiza! The race roared into life on 4th June in Miami and will cross the states of Florida, Georgia and Atlanta before the final US stopover in the Big Apple. Here the cars will be loaded on to cargo planes to begin the European leg which starts in the Highlands of Scotland, racing down the British Isles to Gumballs home city of London. Here the Gumballers will be welcomed with a huge Gumball festival. There will be extreme sports demonstrations, live music, celebrities, a kids zone, car displays and much more.
Crossing the channel to Paris the final leg takes the drivers south through the spectacular countryside of France into Spain, finishing up in Barcelona, where a ferry will take them to their final destination, Ibiza on 11th June.
Here they can expect a true Ibiza welcome, with huge celebrations taking place in the port of Ibiza Town. With DJ sets from some of the worlds top names, and other festivities in and around the port area, the Gumball Rally 2014 will come to an explosive finale. Welcomed onto the finish line with a set by the Cuban Brothers, there will also be a live broadcast from Sonica Radio before DJ Deadmau5 plays a live set to the crowds who have gathered to experience this unique event.
You can also expect amazing skateboarding displays on the giant half pipe from some of the worlds best skate boarders including the no.1 world famous skater Tony Hawk! There is no entry charge for the events, which will all take place between 18.00 and 22.00.
Why not recreate some of the magic of the Gumball Rally on your own holiday to Ibiza. Take a look at our selection of luxury cars available to hire and turn your need for speed into an Ibizan reality!
Go to https://www.ibizahire.com/luxury-car-rental-sports-car-hire-ibiza for more information.