Gumball 3000 2014 Rally - Updated Schedule
Going from Miami to Ibiza and stopping in Atlanta, Charlotte, New York, Edinburgh, London, Paris, and Barcelona along the way. This is the updated Gumball 3000 2014 schedule.
Wednesday 4th June
Registration Day in Miami Beach
Time: 09:00 - 18:00 / Location: Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, USA
On June 4th Miami will be taken over by the Gumball 3000 cars and their teams. Before the big day, all teams are invited to donate to the Gumball 3000 Foundation, and the team that raises the most money will be placed in the prestigious pole position with the following top 10 placed behind. The 2014 entrants will park their cars on the start grid on the world-famous Ocean Drive in the Art Deco district of Miami Beach, lined up on display in the order of donations submitted. They will then remain illuminated by the neon lights overnight until flag drop the next morning.
Thursday 5th June
Day 1 - Flag Drop in Miami > Daytona > Atlanta
Time: 10:00 - 13:00 / Location: Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, USA
Following the famous drivers' briefing by Maximillion Cooper, the Gumball entrants will be jumping into their cars on Ocean Drive. The start flag will drop at 10 am sharp and the drivers will head up to Daytona International Speedway, beginning the first leg of the 2014 Miami to Ibiza rally.
A checkpoint at Daytona International Speedway
Time: 11:00 - 15:00 / Location: Daytona International Speedway, Daytona, USA
Daytona is the first checkpoint of the 2014 rally. The Gumball 3000 cars will be on display on the grounds of the Speedway, whilst the entrants enjoy lunch within the Velocitorium, have a tour of the Speedway, drive parade laps of the circuit, and for a lucky few, enjoy high-speed passenger laps around the circuit.
Atlanta offers a Concert & Cars
Time: 17:00 - 23:00 / Location: Centennial Olympic Park, Atlanta, USA
Gumball 3000 has Atlanta on lockdown with a hip hop concert in Centennial Olympic Park as well as the incredible car display. The Gumball cars will be arriving at the park from around 6 pm and displayed near to the famous Fountain of the Rings until the following morning.
Friday 6th June
Day 2 - Atlanta > Charlotte > New York City
Time: 09:00 - 11:00 / Location: Centennial Olympic Park, Atlanta, USA
Following a night of live music and VIP parties, the Gumballers will jump into their cars and depart from Centennial Olympic Park, heading on to Charlotte NC and the NASCAR Hall of Fame.
A checkpoint at NASCAR Hall Of Fame
Time: 11:00 - 15:00 / Location: NASCAR Hall Of Fame, Charlotte, USA
The NASCAR Hall Of Fame is the second checkpoint on the Miami to Ibiza rally. The Gumball cars will park up on display on the plaza directly outside the museum, and Gumballers will have a private lunch within the museum and a VIP tour of all the NASCAR history.
New York City - Where Cars Become Cargo
Time: 21:00 - 00:00 / Location: South Street Sea Port & JFK, New York City, New York, USA
On the evening of Friday, June 6th, Gumball 3000 arrives into New York City and the famous area is known as South Street Sea Port. Around 30 cars will stay on display on Fulton Street until the following morning, whilst over 60 cars will drive onward to JFK to be loaded onto cargo planes to Scotland.
Saturday 7th June
Day 3 - New York > Edinburgh, Scotland
Time: 11:00 - 18:00 / Location: New York City, New York, USA
The Gumball 3000 cars will be soaring the skies over the Atlantic, and landing in Scotland, in preparation for the drivers.
Meanwhile, still in NYC, activities on Saturday, June 7th are private for the Gumballers. After a relaxed start to the day with brunch at the hotel, the Gumball teams will enjoy a day of exclusive activities, before heading to a nearby airport, ready to fly through the night to Scotland.
Sunday 8th June
Day 4 - Edinburgh > Manchester > London
Time: 09:00 - 11:00 / Location: The Mound, Edinburgh, Scotland
Sunday, June 8th sees an early start for the Gumball teams. Having been reunited with their cars on a local runway, the Gumballers will congregate at the National Galleries of Scotland, situated on The Mound in Edinburgh, where they will enjoy a well-deserved Scottish brunch. Once fully refueled, the Gumball teams head south to Manchester.
Checkpoint in Manchester
Time: 12:00 - 16:00 / Location: City Of Manchester Stadium, Manchester, United Kingdom
Manchester City Football Club hosts the first lunchtime checkpoint of the European half of the rally. The teams will display their cars within the grounds of the stadium whilst enjoying a private lunch within the stadium. Once they have enjoyed the delights that Manchester has to offer, all the cars will be heading further south, to London.
Gumball 3000 on Regent Street in London
Time: 12:00 - 23:00 / Location: Regent Street, London, United Kingdom
Gumball returns to its home city of London and to celebrate, Regent Street will be closed from Oxford Circus through to Piccadilly Circus for a Gumball 3000 takeover being just one of four traffic-free events on the world-famous road in 2014. From midday, the street will be taken over by multiple car displays, a Capital FM stage, BMX Vert Series competitions, a truck from the Transformers movie, Nicolas Feuillatte champagne bars, a family zone near to the world-famous Hamley's Toy Store and much more! The Gumball cars will arrive on the street from 6 pm before parking up on display overnight.
Monday 9th June
Day 5 - London > Secret Checkpoint > Paris
Time: 10:00 - 11:00 / Location: Regent Street, London, United Kingdom
After a night of fun in the UK's capital city, the teams are heading onto the continent, but first, they will be stopping at a top-secret checkpoint just a couple of hours outside of London. To find out where to make sure you're following on Instagram and Twitter!
A checkpoint at Top Gear Test Track
Time: 11:00 - 15:00 / Location: Top Gear Test Track, United Kingdom
The Gumball 3000 teams depart Regent Street on the morning of Monday, June 9th heading south to the secret location, which is the Top Gear Test Track. After the checkpoint, it's time to head southeast to France.
Paris - A Night by the Seine
Time: 18:00 - 23:00 / Location: Port Champs Elysee, Paris, France
Gumball 3000 teams will arrive in Paris for an elegant evening of dinner and Champagne. The cars will be parked up on the banks of the Seine in the shadow of some of the most famous Parisian monuments, and the drivers will be taken to Place Vendome for an evening of Parisian entertainment.
Tuesday 10th June
Day 6 - Paris > Circuit D'Albi > Barcelona
Time: 09:00 - 10:00 / Location: Port Champs Elysee, Paris, France
Tuesday morning is a slightly earlier start, ahead of a long drive south to Barcelona, Spain. The drivers will be taking a break from the highways at Circuit D'Albi where they can really push their cars to the limits.
Checkpoint at Circuit D'Albi
Time: 11:00 - 15:00 / Location: Circuit D'Albi, Le Sequestre, France
The small town of Le Sequestre will be taken over by the Gumball cars as they arrive at the lunchtime checkpoint, Circuit D'Albi. This is the second time Gumball 3000 visits the circuit, with the last back in 2011. The drivers will be given the chance to drive their own cars on the circuit which is famous for electronic motorsport racing series. Once the drivers have had their fix of track day fun, it's time to drive further south, into Spain for an end to the day in Barcelona.
Barcelona - Sunset by the Beach
Time: 19:00 - 22:00 / Location: W Hotel, Barcelona, Spain
The Gumball teams end a long but exciting day by the beach in Barcelona. The cars will be displayed by the beautiful W Barcelona Hotel, whilst the entrants enjoy VIP beachside hospitality.
Wednesday 11th June
Day 7 - Barcelona > Gumball Boat > Ibiza
Time: 11:00 - 12:00 / Location: W Hotel, Barcelona, Spain
The Gumball teams will enjoy a late breakfast at the hotel before embarking on their final day of the rally. The drivers head south to the port of Denia ready to set sail in the evening to the party capital of Ibiza.
Checkpoint in The Mediterranean Sea
Time: 15:00 - 19:30 / Location: Denia, Spain
After a drive along the beautiful coast of Spain, the Gumballers and their cars will arrive at the Port of Denia, ready to set sail on their way to Ibiza.
Ibiza at The Finish Line
Time: 20:00 - 23:59 / Location: Port of Ibiza, Ibiza, Spain
Once the boat has docked, the final drive of the 2014 Miami to Ibiza rally is from San Antonio in the West, across the island, and ending in the South, on the Port of Ibiza. Gumball 3000 is taking over Carrer Andenes, with a half-pipe vert ramp featuring Tony Hawk and friends, a DJ booth, and, of course, the final car display. Following the activities at the Port, the Gumballers head to their hotel for the famous award ceremony and closing party!
Thursday 12th June
The Final Display
Time: 00:00 - 18:00 / Location: Port of Ibiza, Ibiza, Spain
The Gumball 3000 cars will remain in place, on display for the public to admire on Carrer Andenes, before they are collected by their drivers in the evening.