The 4 Hours of Le Castellet, the first round of the European Le Mans Series, arrives this year at Circuit Paul Ricard with an exceptional set of 41 cars of 3 different categories (LMP2, LMP3 and LMGTE) during a weekend open to the public, who will enjoy free access to the paddock and the starting grid.
The 4 Hours of Le Castellet, which brings together the best European and worldwide teams in endurance racing, will celebrate the opening of a season of 6 races on the most beautiful circuits in Europe.
This will be complemented by another championship, the Michelin Le Mans Cup, where LMP3 and GT3 will compete in a two-hour race. But also two other races: the Formula Regional European and the Ferdinand Cup.
The winners of the LMP2 and LMGTE categories will have the privilege of racing with their cars at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, which will give a particular meaning to this opening race.
An animation village will complete this prestigious race and the XTREM PARK, the leisure park of Circuit Paul Ricard, will be open!
The program of Saturday, April 13: - 9h: Free practice - 10h50: Race 1 Formula Regional European - 11h35: Michelin Le Mans Cup Qualifying session - 12h25: Ferdinand Cup Qualifying session - 12h55: ELMS Qualifying session - 14h05: Race 1 Ferdinand Cup - 14h55: Course 2 Regional Formula European - 16h: Le Mans Cup Michelin Race
The program of Sunday, April 14: - 8h30: Race 2 Ferdinand Cup - 9h50: Race 3 3 Formula Regional european - 10h35: 4 Hours of Le Castellet European Le Mans Series Pitwalk (10:35), autograph sessions (10:40), grid walk (11:38) - 12h30: 4 Hours of Le Castellet European Le Mans Series Race