Well folks, the 2020 Le Mans 24 Hours went ahead, and it proved to be a huge success. The ACO deserves high praise for persevering and delivering an event that many thought wouldn’t happen at various points this year. It was an event that featured much more than just a race too. It provided a […]
Monthly Archives: September 2020
Le Mans 2021 Packages On Sale Now!
With the 2020 Le Mans 24 Hours in the rear-view mirror, it’s time to look ahead to the 2021 edition on June 12th-13th! Travel Destinations is already on sale for 2021, and with so much pent-up demand following the events leading up to this year’s race, spaces in campsites and at hotels are filling fast! […]
Travel Destinations Acquired By Motorsport Tickets
Motorsport Tickets, which is part of Motorsport Network, the digital market leader in motorsport and automotive with a 56 million-strong monthly audience of global racing and automotive fans, has acquired Travel Destinations Ltd, the UK’s leading tour operator for sports car and historic motorsport events. The announcement broadens Motorsport Tickets’ reach in tickets and travel […]
LM24 Friday Debrief: A Step Closer to Convergence?
Today was a big day for Le Mans news, as Friday at Le Mans always is. With Hyperpole in the books and the grid set for the race early in the day, press conferences and announcements dominated headlines this afternoon. There really is so much to digest, as Travel Destinations’ Stephen Kilbey writes… * The […]
LM24 Thursday Debrief: Will The Lap Record Fall?
We’re not even through the first full day of track action at La Sarthe, and already there is plenty to talk about and ponder as we edge ever closer to raceday. Here’s a few observations from Travel Destinations’ Stephen Kilbey after the opening sessions: * Will Toyota break the circuit lap record again? With Qualifying […]
The Calm Before The Storm
It is Wednesday of race week at Le Mans and before any cars have hit the track it already feels ‘different’. With very few non-team personnel on site in the paddock, no fans and very little pomp and circumstance prior to the start of Free Practice, this truly is going to be a Le Mans […]
Storylines To Follow In The 2020 Le Mans 24 Hours
The stage is set, the teams are ready, it’s time for the 2020 edition of the Le Mans 24 Hours. A race of this magnitude, being held in these ‘unique’ circumstances, is certainly going to make it an event we won’t forget anytime soon. With no spectators trackside, the race itself is the lead attraction […]
Andy Blackmore’s Le Mans Spotter Guide Now Available
Andy Blackmore’s superb 2020 Le Mans 24 Hours spotter guide is now available for fans to download ahead of this weekend’s race in France. As usual, the guide features each of the (59) cars on the grid and every driver. It is packed with details, including chassis details, driver rankings, tyre manufacturers, team and driver […]
The Significance Of Alpine’s 2021 Top Class WEC Entry
French automotive manufacturer Alpine has announced today that it will be racing in the top class of the FIA World Endurance Championship next season with a grandfathered LMP1 car. This is an incredibly welcome surprise for everyone in and around the FIA WEC, and kicks off what is set to be a big week for […]
Last Time Out at Le Mans…
With the delayed 2020 running of the Le Mans 24 Hours right around the corner, Travel Destinations has taken the time to look back at last year’s race, which feels like a very long time ago now! Le Mans wins are like buses it seems… Having waited decades for its first victory at La Sarthe, […]