Le Mans 24 hour race is one of sheer endurance. This illustrious event has a great history which is as much of an attraction as the motorsport for the thousands of tourists that visit each year. Owners and drivers from prestigious companies enter and are watched by spectators who often enjoy the thrilling sights from their accommodation.
With grueling routes covering some of France's most beautifully scenic regions, the Tour de France is an iconic cycle race, attracting huge crowds along the route. The 108th Tour de France will feature a groundbreaking route. The Grand Départ takes place on the 26th June in Brittany in the harbour city of Brest, and the first 4 days of the race will all be spent in the region, before the race heads east and south. The races finishes in Paris on the 18th July.