Jun 18

Le Mans 24 Hours: 258,500 spectators

2017 Le Mans 24 Hours 

2017-06-18-0021A total of 258,500 spectators came to watch this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans, third round in the FIA World Endurance Championship.

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The Automobile Club de l’Ouest is delighted to have attracted such a huge crowd, indisputable proof of the worldwide popularity of endurance racing. Thank you all for coming!

The 24 Hours of Le Mans remains as successful as ever. Spectators were treated to gorgeous weather, top-flight competitors, nerve-jangling upsets and varied fringe entertainment. Better traffic management and free car parks meant shorter queues and improved conditions for our many fans. All in all, the 24 Hours of Le Mans deserves its reputation as the most revered round in the FIA World Endurance Championship.

Thank you all for attending the 2017 Le Mans 24 Hours with us and for helping us make it the world’s greatest endurance race.

source: Automobile Club de l’Ouest, lemans.org