Circuit de la Sarthe

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Circuit de la Sarthe is a legendary 8.467 mile race track located in Le Mans, France. It is famous for hosting some of the most renowned endurance racing events by professional drivers alike.

Upcoming Events and Sessions

June 14-16 2024

Past Events

June 11-12 2022

Le Mans: Interesting Facts

Nearest track of a similar category is Circuit de Nevers Magny-Cours (249 kilometers away).

  1. The Circuit de la Sarthe is a race track in northwestern France where the legendary 24 Hours of Le Mans takes place each year.

  2. The circuit is composed of both permanent and temporary sections, with the track length totalling 8.47 miles.

  3. The track features four racing sectors, including Le Mans town and countryside, Bugatti and Indianapolis.

  4. The permanent section of the track is 4.18 miles long while the temporary part is 4.29 miles.

  5. The track is made up of a series of high-speed straightaways connected by tight, technical turns.

  6. It is one of the toughest and most demanding racing circuits in the world.

  7. Automobiles lining up to start the 24 Hours of Le Mans must pass through a special chicane that links the track’s two start/finish lines.

  8. The circuit is not only used for the 24 Hours of Le Mans but also for other racing events.

  9. The majority of the track is lined with trees and hedges, adding to its charm.

  10. The circuit holds a special place in the hearts of motorsport enthusiasts, due to its long and illustrious racing history.

FIA Grade:  -    Length:  13626 m    Turns:  38

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