IMSA, the sanctioning body of American sportscar racing, and Le Mans 24 Hours organizer the ACO have agreed a long-term extension to their strategic alliance.
Pierre Fillon, the eighth president of the Automobile Club de l’Ouest, will lower the flag on Saturday to unleash the 67 cars in the 52nd event.
Dayton International Speedway also selected British sports car legend and racing commentator David Hobbs as Grand Marshal.
TUDOR United SportsCar Championship Prototype eligibility stable for next three years
This Strategic Alliance will lead to a close collaboration between the ACO and United SportsCar Racing to promote, develop and reinforce endurance racing in North America.