>From June 16 to June 19, 2021, 375 historic race cars participated in the 2021 1000 Miglia in a route of more than 1,600 kilometers. Unlike previous races, the race traveled in a counterclockwise direction starting from Brescia.  

The theme for the 2021 edition of the race was “Crossing the future,” representing the crossroads where the future and tradition meet, something which has always characterized the 1000 Miglia. 13 impressive modern hypercars and supercars from 1000 Miglia Experience, symbolizing the future, participated in the race. 

First Leg: Brescia to Viareggio 

With the Frecce Tricolori at the forefront, 375 historic cars left Brescia at 1:30pm on June 16 to start their journey of more than 1,600 kilometers crossing the Lombardy, Emilia-Romagna, and Tuscany.  

leaving Brescia

The first leg of the race saw participants travel towards the Tyrrhenian coast and conclude in Viareggio, with the journey incorporating the mountain pass Passo della Cisa.

Aside from the hundreds of historic cars, several special crews joined this year’s race. The Auto 1000, an Alfa Romeo Sport Spider 1954 that carried TV presenter Camila Raznovich accompanied the event, as well as the Pink Car, with an all-female car crew that supports the fundraising activity organized by 1000 Miglia Charity that will benefit a Women’s Cancer Center.

1000 Miglia

2021 1000 Miglia

From the first day, the heat and difficulties of the route were clear especially from the comments coming from numerous crews present, although the enthusiasm and their spirit of the competition were evident as they passed through the beautiful Italian locations.  

Arrival in Viareggio

2021 Arrival in Viareggio 1000 Miglia
Arrival in Viareggio

Second Leg: Viareggio to Rome 

At 6:30 am, hundreds of car engines roared to life at Viareggio to start the second leg of their journey.

Leaving Viareggio

Leaving Viareggio

2021 1000 Miglia

Leaving Viareggio
Leaving Viareggio

The second leg began in Viareggio, where the teams drove to Rome. The participants traveled along the picturesque Tyrrhenian coast into Castiglione della Pescaia, where lunch was scheduled.  

second leg of 1000 Miglia 2021

second leg of 1000 Miglia 2021

second leg of 1000 Miglia 2021

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By: Sports Car Digest
Title: 1000 Miglia 2021 – Highlights and Photos
Sourced From: sportscardigest.com/1000-miglia-2021/
Published Date: Sat, 26 Jun 2021 22:46:32 +0000

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