Weird News Schedule 24h Le Mans 2021: Latest race start for 15 years
Max Kruse Racing: 24h Nürburgring 2021 with Falken-Golf
© Falken / Max Kruse Racing Max Kruse Racing in Falken design! This Golf is going to the 24h race. Falken is expanding its motorsport commitment on the Nürburgring-Nordschleife. In addition to the two Porsche 911 GT3 Rs, which are used by Schnabl Engineering as usual, there will be another vehicle in the turquoise-blue design of the tire manufacturer from 2021: a VW Golf GTI TCR.
The Le-Mans-Organizer ACO has the first details of the schedule of the August postponed 24 hours published by Le Mans 2021. Among them is, among other things, the announcement of the latest race start for 15 years.
The race will be started on Saturday, August 21, at 16 o'clock MESZ. Thus, the classic LE-Mans start time returns used with a few exceptions until 2005. In 2006, the latest start of the race at 5 pm was due to the World Cup in Germany. From 2007 was started at 15 o'clock, the late 2020 edition began at 14:30.
Falken driver 24h 2021: Tire manufacturer brings Arnold and Picariello
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confirmed the ACO also the test day on 15 August, only a week before the actual race. That had already been announced in advance. So far, the test day was usually two weeks before the race, 2020 he fell completely. ()
The action starts again on Wednesday before the race with the first training session at 14 o'clock. Thus, the pause day returns on Friday, where only frame races take place. In 2020, the first issue of hyperpole took place on Friday afternoon due to the corona-reduced tightening of the schedule. This has now slipped on their intended slot on Thursday evening.
How exactly the times of different trainings and the regular qualifying session look, the ACO has not yet been announced. As a rule, there is a longer free training on Wednesday afternoon for at least four hours and once again a meeting late at night. Somewhere there, the clearly crowded regular qualifying. Further training should give it on Thursday around the Hyperpole.
After 50 years: Ferrari returns to Le Mans
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confirmed in the frame program is the two-hour road-to-le-mans races of the LE-MANS CUP for LMP3 and GT3 vehicles. In addition, the French Porsche Sprint Challenge and the Endurance Racing Legends for LE-Mans vehicles of 1990s and 200s are launched.
For the first time, the Circuit de la Sarthe will be closed even throughout the event. The public roads have always been released after the end of race operations at night for public transport.
Fixed times 24h Le Mans 2021
Sunday, August 15
Test Day (not known no times)
Wednesday, 18th August
14:00 clock: Start 1. Free Training
Thursday, 19th of August
21:00 - 21:30: Hyperpole
Saturday, 21st August
16:00: Race start
Sunday, 22. August
16:00: Target arrival
Emergency Brake: LMP2 must drive all WEC races with LE-Mans kit .
more weight, less power and only LE-Mans-aerodynamics in WEC / ELMS 2021 and Asian LMS 2021/22 - The LMP2 is completely castrated! Panic Mode at FIA and ACO: To avoid the LMP2 category more clearly from the LE-Mans hypercars, the WEC committee has introduced violent restrictions for all its serials. They are now valid in the long-distance world championship (WEC), the European LE-Mans Series (ELMS) and the Asian Le-Mans series.