June 2014
Autosport;6/5/2014, Vol. 216 Issue 10, Special section p48
A map of the semi-permanent race course Circuit de la Sarthe in Le Mans, Maine, France is presented which serves as venue for the 24 Hours of Le Mans, an automobile endurance racing event in June 2014, and includes information on where spectators can eat, drink and watch the drivers' parade.


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