LE MANS 2020 WILL BE HELD WITHOUT AN AUDIENCE
Previously, the ACO auto club planned that the Le Mans race would be open to a limited number of spectators.
However, after negotiations with the SART Prefecture, the decision to hold the marathon without fans was announced. The main reason was the aggravation of the coronovirus situation in France.
ACO head Pierre Fillon explained: “In recent weeks, we have studied possible options for holding September competitions with a limited number of spectators. However, given the restrictions associated with organizing mass events in the current situation, we decided with the local authorities to hold the race behind closed doors. There were still too many questions about health and safety. We know that our fans will be as disappointed by this as we are, but the decision