Dec 31

The FIA WEC and 24 Hours of Le Mans in numbers

Here is a quick look in the rearview mirror at the FIA WEC and six editions of the 24 Hours of Le Mans.

The FIA WEC and 24 Hours of Le Mans in numbersThe year 2017 marked the sixth anniversary of the World Endurance Championship (FIA WEC). Before we head into a new season full of promise and excitement – the 2018/2019 Super Season that will span a year and a half.

2012: The official debut of the World Endurance Championship (FIA WEC); the first race took place at Sebring in the U.S. in March of 2012.

50: On Saturday, November 18th, the 6 Hours of Bahrain marked the 50th race of the FIA WEC.

6: Editions of the 24 Hours of Le Mans have already taken place since the inception of the FIA WEC; two more are on the program of the upcoming 2018/2019 Super Season.

The complete article here on lemans.org

source: lemans.org