The group has just passed through Trebujena and is now heading to Lebrija. The advantage of the two escapees is three minutes and 40 seconds.
Trek and Cofidis rule at the front of the pack while the lead continues to grow timidly.
The two escapees are increasing their lead over the peloton, over three minutes.
It is the second time in history that a stage of La Vuelta ends in Tomares, the previous one was 2017 when Matteo Trentin won and the leader was Chris Froome.
Ander Okamika and Luis Ángel Maté were the first to try to leave the group.
This 16th stage is already underway.
The neutralized start has already been given and neither Maxim van Gils nor Esteban Chaves have taken it.
Mads Pedersen keeps the regular green jersey and Jay Vine remains the leader of the mountain. Juan Ayuso is going to start with the white jersey as the second classified of the youngsters because the leader is Evenepoel who will wear the red one.
A calm day is expected today, with no changes in the general classification, a favorable stage for the sprinters and a transition to the next few days when the good will come in the final stretch of this edition.
Let us remember that in the last two mountain stages, Roglic and Mas managed to cut time from the leader, Remco Evenepoel, who now has one minute and 34 seconds over the Jumbo-Visma rider and two minutes and one second over the Movistar rider.
Today's stage is flat with the intermediate sprint located at kilometer 181, in Alcalá del Río.
After the rest day, the runners will start today in Sanlúcar de Barrameda and finish in Tomares on a 189.4 kilometer route.
Good morning and welcome to this 16th stage of La Vuelta 2022 with which the last week of this edition begins.