The "Race of the Two Seas" kicks off Wednesday with a team time trial and runs through March 14.
The Italian and four-time grand tour champion kicks off his season at the Tour de San Juan Monday.
Grand tour star Vincenzo Nibali says that the birth of his Bahrain-Merida team this 2017 season makes him proud.
Vincenzo Nibali is among greatest Italian cyclists ever but says he is realistic about comparisons to Fausto Coppi, who won seven grand
The pair rode together for five seasons at Liquigas, and will be teammates next year on the new Middle Eastern WorldTour team.
Vincenzo Nibali is critical of Italian backers who were wary of funding a WorldTour team. Instead, his new squad is based in Bahrain.
Vincenzo Nibali gears up to start the new year with a new team, and insists he's just one of several talents on the roster
Giro race director Mauro Vegni expects the 2017 edition of the grand tour to attract top stars, and he hopes Chris Froome is one of them.
Nibali throws down the gauntlet to Tour de France champion Chris Froome on Tuesday, challenging the Briton to ride the Giro.
The Italian will compete in Tuesday's Tre Valli Varesine and a few other races this fall before he switches teams over the winter.