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Lotus Cup Le Mans 2016 Final Round At Circuit Bugatti In Photos

2016 Lotus Exige V6

Lotus Exige V6 Cup Race Car at LeMans circuit Bugatti

Now in its eleventh year, Lotus Cup racing series has been established to meet the demand of customers on the motor sport practiced in a friendly and professional environment. Over the past decade, Lotus drivers from the European continent flocked to the Cup. All united by their enthusiasm for the Lotus brand and the gentlemen spirit of drivers at this motor racing championship. In 2013, the European Lotus Cup has become part of FIA international racing series and enjoying a similar status as prestigious championships like the GP2 and DTM. For his second appearance at Le Mans, the Lotus Cup Europe is very pleased by French audience.

Lotus Cup Europe 2016 LeMans circuit Bugatti

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Lotus Cup Le Mans 2016

The races of the Lotus Cup Europe are held at prestigious racing events on the most beautiful racing tracks in Europe, most of which hosted the Formula One races as Zandvoort, Brands Hatch, Spa-Francorchamps, the Nürburgring and of course Le Mans circuit.

Lotus Evora GT4

Lotus Evora GT4 race car at Lotus Cup Europe 2016

Lotus Cup Le Mans 2016

Race weekends includes a practice session followed by 30 minutes of qualifying rounds and three races by 30 minutes each. The European Lotus Cup reception center has a genuine area of trade, that has proved to be so popular among drivers and fans as racing themselves.

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Lotus Eleven Race Car at Lotus Cup Europe 2016 in Le Mans

Lotus 2 Eleven race car at Le Mans circuit

Nearly 36 cars of the English brand driven by the experienced driver were lined up for races. The cars are divided into four categories: V6 Cup, 2-Eleven, Open, and Production.The stunning Lotus Exige, Evora GT4, Elise, and 2-Eleven offered a great show. This ensures that a real variety of Lotus race cars be accepted and also shown to the public.

Lotus Cup Le Mans

Lotus Cup Le Mans 2016

Lotus Evora GT4 race car at Lotus Cup Europe 2016

In the absence of the Hungarian Tamas Vizin – European Lotus Cup champion 2016 on the track, his French dauphin Xavier Georges secured second place overall and title in Lotus V6 Cup. He signed three podiums in three races, including race two wins.

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Le Mans Winner 2016 – Lotus Exige Race Car #9

Le Mans Winner 2016 – Lotus Exige Race Car #9

The British Jonathan Packer driving his Lotus Evora GT4 won in the first race and in Super Final. Christophe Lisandre won the class 2-Eleven and Christophe and Franck Laroche are crowned in Open category.

2016 Le Mans Lotus Exige

Lotus Exige Cup R #52 at circuit Bugatti in Le Mans

Lotus Cup Europe Le Mans 2016

Result Lotus Cup Le Mans 2016

  • Race One :
  1. Jonathan Packer on Evora GT4 n°5 (V6 Cup) ;
  2. Xavier Georges on Exige n°9 (V6 Cup);
  3. Tommie Eliasson on Exige n°52 (V6 Cup).
  • Race Two :
  1. Xavier Georges sur Exige n°9 (V6 Cup) ;
  2. Jonathan Packer on Evora GT4 n°5 (V6 Cup);
  3. Nikolaj Ipsen sur Exige n°99 (V6 Cup).
  • Super Final :
  1. Jonathan Packer on Evora GT4 n°5 (V6 Cup) ;
  2. Xavier Georges on Exige n°9 (V6 Cup);
  3. Tommie Eliasson on Exige n°52 (V6 Cup).

Lotus Eleven Race Car at Lotus Europe 2016 in Le Mans

Lotus 2 Eleven

Lotus 2 Eleven race car at Le Mans circuit

The next Lotus Europe Cup 2017 in Le Mans will take place on 23 and 24 September 2017, during big truck racing event 24 Heures Camions 2017 at circuit Bugatti.

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