Big Truck Racing Event: 24 Heures Camions 2016 in Le Mans

The great spectacle, emotion, and drama all of this were present at 32nd edition of the 24 Heures Camions (24 Hours Trucks) on Le Mans racing track circuit Bugatti at weekend 8 and 9 October 2016. This big truck racing event has, therefore, ended with a great success, having collected more than 55,000 visitors in two days. Spectators assembled around the pit lane on main tribunes attended a wonderful two days at biggest European trucking show. Over 200 plenty decorated and tuned trucks, historic trucks exhibition, drift and drag racing show, a concert in the village and fireworks completed a sporting spectacle of the highest level.

Big Truck Racing

Big Truck Racing Final 2016 Le Mans France

24 Heures Camions 2016

Big Truck Racing Event

Custom trucks

Custom trucks Europeans trucking show 24H Camions 2016

Festival atmosphere shared by 55,900 spectators (new record) that took place at the big truck racing event of the 24 Heures Camions 2016 in Le Mans, France. Each year this event takes a bit more breadth and became a truly international exhibition of great and amazing truck tuning at open air.

Truck tuning show

24 Heures Camions 2016 Truck tuning show Le Mans France

Alongside with two truck championships races held on the 4.185 km Bugatti circuit. The biggest European truck brands like Volvo, MAN, Iveco, and others have enjoyed the festival to meet their clients by exposing the latest models in their product lines around the Le Mans racing circuit.

Tuning camion

Tuning camion defile 24 Heures Camions 2016 Le Mans France

Semi Truck Races

On the racing track, truck manufacturers provide other continuation of the show with their sports extrapolations at four semi truck races.

24 Heures Camions 2016

FIA Semi Truck races circuit Bugatti Le Mans

  • European Truck Racing Championship 2016

On the sporting front, Le Mans big truck racing event contain four races for the FIA European Truck Racing Championship 2016. In which German truck race driver Jochen Hahn on MAN #3  was crowned as FIA European Truck Racing Champion 2016 for the fourth time, after his three titles in 2011, 2012 and 2013.

European Semi Truck Racing

Mercedes Vs MAN European Semi Truck Racing Champion 2016

  • Coupe de France Camions

Also, four races were held as part of the Trucks Coupe de France 2016 (Coupe de France Camions), where Thomas Robineau (MAN) has increased his lead before the final round, which will soon be disputed on Albi racing track.

Coupe de France Camions 2016 circuit Bugatti Le Mans

Coupe de France Camions 2016 circuit Bugatti Le Mans – Winner Thomas Robineau on MAN truck

  • Lotus Cup Europe 2016

And finally, three races were offered on circuit Bugatti to competitors in the Lotus Cup Europe 2016, in which another French driver Xavier Georges #9 win on Le Mans race track.

Exige V6 Cup R Car Lotus Cup Europe 2016

An appointment is already taken for the 33rd edition of 24 Heures Camions 2017. Next big truck racing event at Le Mans circuit Bugatti will take place on 23 and 24 September 2017.

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