Arlberg Classic Car Rally
Through the Alpine scenery in nostalgic cars
Old-timers and dreamy roads. A classic combination, in the truest sense. The Arlberg Classic Car Rally attracts car lovers from near and far. In the past few years there have been 110 teams, from more than 15 nations, represented driving in their favourite motor cars. Among them some 40 pre-war veterans, tackling the loveliest Alpine roads during the 3-day rally, fostering exchange between the like-minded.
600 kilometre routes through the Alps
Three different routes await those taking part in the Arlberg Classic Car Rally, over three days. The start is the traditional prologue on the first day of the Rally weekend, that proceeds through the legendary Lech Canyon. On the days that follow, drivers head via the Hahntennjoch, into Inntal, to the Zugspitze, into Appenzeller Land and to Bodensee. In so doing, they take in the loveliest valleys in Vorarlberg, heading to Tyrol and to the Flexen pass, cross the Rhine and even visit our Swiss friends in Appenzell. In total there are some 600 kilometres of routes through dreamy Alpine backdrops and some 20 special stages on the agenda. The emphasis is not just on competition, but on the joy of driving too.
To prepare drivers and their co-drivers, a brief training course on theory and practice is held on the race day.
Variety-packed field of starters
The Arlberg Classic Car Rally is one of the most popular historic rallys in the Alpine area for old-timer fans. The field is widespread and carefully selected to present a wide variety. From sleek Jaguars to early BMW models, to Bentleys and VW Beetles, there is a wide range of cars to gaze in wonder at. Vehicles built up to and 1975 are entitled to take part.
Maybe you could be a starter or want to spectate at the legendary Old-timer Rally in the Arlberg? You will find recommended accommodation in Lech am Arlberg in the renowned Hotel Krone, in the heart of Lech. Review your experiences of the rally in our stylish rooms and suites, as well as the tasteful 'Stuben'. Enquire right away about your accommodation for the Classic Car Rally in Lech am Arlberg!