Le Mans 24 Hours
The 24 Hours of Le Mans is organised by the Automobile Club de l’Ouest (ACO) and runs on the Circuit de la Sarthe, which contains a mix of closed public roads and specialist racing circuit.
Entry for the most famous endurance race in the world is by invitation only.
The Le Mans 24 Hours is the world’s oldest active sports car race and has been held annually since 1923 in Le Mans, France.
It is one of the most prestigious automobile races in the world and is one of the three events in the ‘Triple Crown of Motorsport’ - the other two being the Indianapolis 500 and the Monaco Grand Prix.
LIGIER JS P217
The Ligier JS P217 is one of the four LM P2 chassis homologated by the ACO, the FIA and IMSA complying with the regulations that came into force in 2017. In compliance with the latter, the Ligier JS P217 is powered by the 4.2-litre V8 Gibson engine that puts out 600 bhp and is equipped with the electronic systems supplied by Cosworth Electronics. Since 2017, it is eligible for the FIA WEC, the IMSA WeatherTech Championship, the ELMS and the Le Mans 24 Hours.