24h of Le Mans 2020 behind closed doorsACO press release:
"The Automobile Club de l’Ouest and the Sarthe Prefecture regret to announce that the 24 Hours of Le Mans will be raced on 19-20 September 2020 behind closed doors.
Various solutions had been considered to welcome limited numbers of fans to the 88th 24 Hours of Le Mans. However, having referred to the public health and safety authorities and given the uncertainty surrounding the development of the situation, the ACO and the Sarthe Prefecture have unanimously decided that the event will go ahead on 19-20 September 2020 without spectators.
Protecting the health of competitors, partners and spectators has always been of paramount concern to the ACO and the FIA.
Fans will of course be able to follow the race from the safety of their own environment. Thanks to the new digital platform they will gain an exclusive insight of what goes on behind the scenes at the 24 Hours of Le Mans."
List of entrants for the 24h of Le Mans 2020 revisedThe competitors will be only 60 for this particular year, the packages could not be all replaced.
We will find more than 6 LMP1, 24 LMP2, 7 LMGT-Pro and 23 LMGT-Am.
Pilot parade canceledThis little week of the 24h of Le Mans 2020 will definitely not be like the others, it is the parade of the drivers in town on Friday evening which is canceled,
"In the absence of human resources and funding, the organizers preferred to cancel the pilots' parade this year. They also mentioned the assembly constraints linked to the coronavirus epidemic."
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