The 58 entered for the Road to Le Mans 2024 in LM P3 and GT3

Nearly 60 vehicles will compete in the Road to Le Mans as a curtain-raiser to the 24 2024 Hours of Le Mans.

Published on 07/05/2024 à 14:48

Medhi Casaurang

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The 58 entered for the Road to Le Mans 2024 in LM P3 and GT3

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It has become a must for any competitor who wishes to learn the Circuit of Le Mans. There Road to Le Mans returns in 2024 with an XXL field of 58 cars, including 40 LM P3s and 18 GT3s!

As always, two 55-minute races will be offered before the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Thursday June 13 and Saturday June 15. They will highlight the domination of the Ligier JS P3s on the starting grid with 34 units, compared to 6 for the Duqueine M30-D08s.

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The No.97 Cool Racing Ligier leads the championship after its victory gleaned last weekend at Le Castellet. This car is driven by Adrien Chilla and David Droux, two drivers who have already won in Road To Le Mans. The Swiss team is tied on points with R-ace GP.

Aston Martin, Audi, Ferrari, Lamborghini, Mercedes et Porsche, here are the six brands entered in the GT3 category. There Ferrari 296 GT3 #51 from AF Corse leads the way. We can say that the Italian team is flying over the championship since it obtained 51 points out of 52 possible during the first two races of the season. This car is entrusted to Matthew Kurzejewski and Alessandro Balzan. They are 18 points ahead of Kessel Racing and 26 over Iron Dames.

In the peloton, we will also find two former motorcycle stars. Sylvain Guintoli (2014 World Superbike champion, 2021 FIM endurance world champion) will ride a Duqueine for the Steller Motorsport team, while Louis Red (winner of the French Moto3 GP in 2012) joins Graff Racing on a Ligier.

In GT3, the ultra-experienced Emmanuel Collard will drive a Ferrari 296 GT3 alongside Charles-Henri Samani. The official Aston Martin driver, Valentin Hasse-Clot will drive a Vantage GT3 at Racing Spririt of Léman.

>> The entry list for the Road to Le Mans 2024 <

Medhi Casaurang

Passionate about the history of motorsport across all disciplines, I learned to read thanks to AUTOhebdo. At least that's what my parents tell everyone when they see my name inside!

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