Leiria MotorShow with national and international drivers invited
The LEIRIA MOTORSHOW takes place in a track built inside the Park and surrounding area of the Stadium, built annually with different configurations, to host the Track Day, the Drift Show, the Classic Sports cars Competition and the Leiria R2 Gold Challenge in the regularity and speed categories, as of 2022, counts with the signature of the renowned driver Pedro Matos Chaves.
Every year, more than 70.000 fans of Rally, Speed and Drift watch this unique show. The sounds of the engines, the competition cars, from the classics to the latest rally and speed cars, offer an incomparable variety of action. Also watch the unique cars driven by the Portuguese and international drivers that annually attend the event such as Ari Vatanen, Didier Auriol, Miki Biasion, Markku Alén, Pierre Lartigue and Dani Sordo.
O Motorshow realiza-se no exterior do Estádio, numa pista de corrida construída anualmente com diferentes configurações, passando pelo interior da Cidade de Leiria sendo um dos destaques do LEIRIA SOBRE RODAS. Anualmente mais de 15.000 fãs dos Rally, Velocidade e Drift assistem a este espectáculo único. Os sons dos motores, os carros de competição, dos clássicos aos mais recentes carros de rally e de velocidade, oferecem uma variedade incomparável de ação. O Track Day, aberto a todos os veículos e aficionados, a Super Especial com os carros que ganharam o Rally de Portugal e a presença de pilotos portugueses e internacionais.
Mais de 25.000 fãs dos Rally, Velocidade e Drift assistem a este espectáculo único. Em 2018 o Slalom/Super Especial contou com os carros e pilotos que fizeram a história do Rally de Portugal.
In partnership with the NDML, Saturday and Sunday are the official competition days of LSR. The classic sports cars occupy the event track in a competition disputed in regularity sport, with the approval of the Portuguese Car and Karting Federation, open to a maximum of 60 registrations with a sports licence and approved car. The registration is done by filling in a form made available by the NDML.
The LEIRIA MOTORSHOW annually invites drivers, showing on track why they are living legends of rallies, rally raids or speed.
Gerard de Rooy
Gerard de Rooy, off-road driver is a renowned Dutch Iveco driver in the famous The Rooy Team. He gained international recognition for his achievements in the Dakar Rally, where he won in 2012 and 2015 in the truck category. Rooy is considered a legend in the world of Rally Raid heavyweights for his extraordinary driving ability and determination in the most challenging conditions.
Reference driver in the world of rallies in Portugal. He won 3 National Rally Champion titles in 1997, 1998 and 2001, 2 National F2 Champion titles and holds a National Champion title in GT's, showing his versatility and dexterity behind the wheel.
Meeke, a rally driver, began his career in rallying by recruiting young talent, having subsequently been “sponsored” by the unforgettable Colin Mcrae. After gaining attention in the JWRC and IRC, he reached the top of the pyramid at the hands of Prodrive, with the Mini project, in 2011. He also achieved 5 victories in the WRC and an IRC Champion title.
Vice World Rally Champion in 93, he is one of the fiercest and most competitive French rally drivers! He marked a time in the WRC between 1990 and 2002, being an official driver for brands such as Ford, Peugeot and Mitsubishi. His timely nature combined with his competitiveness and the great disputes he had in the Monte Carlo Rally, where he achieved victory in 94, are milestones in his long career.
Pedro Lamy, circuit driver, is one of the best Portuguese drivers ever, having even been the first Portuguese to score points in Formula 1. With a very diverse career but always marked by great success, after reaching Formula 1 he also stood out in Endurance races, with victories in races as mythical as the 24h of Le Mans!
Presence at the 2022 edition!
Three-time winner of the Paris-Dakar, Pierre Latirgue an official Citroen Sport driver since from 1992, winning several Cross -country races with the Citroen ZX Rallye-Raids.
Boasting 176 participations in the WRC in his curriculum, 52 podiums and 3 victories and 213 scratch, 39-year-old Dani Sordo will be present at Leiria Sobre Rodas 2022.
The Spanish driver integrates the Hyundai team since 2014, and will be here to show us how to drive an i20 N Rally2.
Was at the 2019 edition of LEIRIA SOBRE RODAS at the wheel of a 124 Abarth. The Finnish driver who has won the Rally de Portugal 5 times and holds the most titles in the World Rally Championship.
Massimo “Miki” Biasion
Was at the 2019 edition of LEIRIA SOBRE RODAS at the wheel of a Lancia Delta INTEGRALE 16v. European and Italian Champion in 1983, the Italian driver was two-time World Rally Champion in 1988 and 1989, the third driver to win two titles in a row, after Kankkunen and Walter Röhrl. In 1988, Miki won the Rally de Portugal for the first time, repeating the triumph in the following two editions, 1989 and 1990, at the wheel of Lancia Delta Integrale, becoming the only driver to obtain three consecutive victories in our race.
Was the International Driver of LEIRIA SOBRE RODAS 2018. Discovered in Montpellier while driving Ambulances, he was the first Rally World Champion of French origin, in 1994 at the wheel of Toyota Celica GT-Four ST185.
Was in the 2017 edition of LEIRIA SOBRE RODAS at the wheel of a Ford Escort MKI. One of the living legends of Motor Sport, a true master of speed, winner of the World Rally Championship and 4 editions of the Dakar Rally.
Leiria Eletric Challenge
Leiria sobre Rodas brings a unique competition in Portugal - the Leiria Eletric Challenge.
LSR Eletric Challenge a unique competition in Portugal dedicated exclusively to electric vehicles in the regular sport mode. It will take place on the route designed by Pedro Matos Chaves on the 29th and 30th of September and will feature vehicles from the official brands present at the event.
5th Edition Leiria Motorshow
Show + Guest Drivers
Núcleo Desportos Motorizados de Leiria
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