24 Hours of Le Mans by Private Jet
One of the greatest and most well-known spectacles in the world; without the 24 Hours of Le Mans, endurance racing would not exist. Created in 1923 by the Automobile Club de l’Ouest, the main event on the WEC calendar with double Championship points awarded at the end of the world’s greatest motorsport event. The 87th 24 Hours of Le Mans is an automobile endurance event that will take place on 15 and 16 June 2019, at the Circuit de la Sarthe, Le Mans, France. It will be the 87th running of the 24 Hour race organised by the Automobile Club de l’Ouest, and the final round of the 2018–19 FIA World Endurance Championship.
62 cars on the grid for this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans
The Super Finale of the FIA World Endurance Championship will feature a record number of competitors. The Automobile Club de l’Ouest is extending the number of pit boxes to accommodate 62 entries. High Class Racing and United Autosports are the two new competitors on the grid. Two temporary pit garages will be set up between the Module Sportif and the first garages of the existing pit building, and these will be in place from the Test Day (2 June) until the end of the race on 16 June. The project is in full swing and includes a new pedestrian flow and extra access for emergency services. It goes without saying that the two temporary garages will be fully compliant with applicable standards and safety requirements, just like the other 60.
The 13.626-kilometre track is already approved for up to 75 vehicles and on 15 June a record will be broken on the famous track as never before have 62 cars started the classic endurance race. The latest teams to have been invited to join the grid are two LMP2 outfits from the reserve list. High Class Racing will be fielding the No.20 ORECA-Gibson and United Autosports the No.32 Ligier JSP 217-Gibson.The full entry list for this year’s Le Mans 24 Hours can be found HERE.
How to Attend the 24 Hours of Le Mans by Private Jet
Le Bas International has been arranging air charters to the 24 Hours of Le Mans by private jet and helicopter for over 29 years! Simply contact us at +1.805.593.0510 in N. America or +353-61-474849 in Europe, or click this link for an online air charter request. Le Mans Arnage Airport is just 3km from the circuit, and can accommodate small aircraft and helicopters. For larger aircraft, it is recommended using Angers Marce Airport, which is 75km away. Le Bas can assist with a helicopter transfer to the Le Mans Arnage Airport.