The race will be shown live on Eurosport 1 every day, starting at 3.30pm CEST.
It wasn’t a race which was used to give any bonus seconds, but there will indeed be in 2018: 10-6-4″ at the finish of the five road stages plus 3-2-1″ at intermediate sprints.
Movistar Team will be defending the overall success obtained by Alejandro Valverde in 2017, the seventh of a luxurious palmarès whose account was opened 35 years ago by José Luis Laguía (1982). The telephone squad has also got 17 stage wins in País Vasco. Both lists are available on our website’s History / Stats section.