The 100th anniversary edition of the 24 Hours of Le Mans is set to be an extraordinary occasion, commemorating a century of this iconic endurance race. In 1923, the inaugural event known as the 24 Hours Grand Prix of Endurance took place at the legendary Le Mans racing circuit in France, attracting a formidable lineup of twenty manufacturers, including Bentley.
Since 2001, Rolex has proudly served as the Official Timepiece for this historic and esteemed race. In honor of the centenary celebrations, the renowned Swiss watchmaker has crafted a specially engraved Oyster Perpetual Cosmograph Daytona, which will be awarded to the victorious drivers this year.
Anticipated with great enthusiasm, a record-breaking crowd of 300,000 individuals is expected to converge upon the Circuit de la Sarthe in northwest France. They will come together to partake in the centenary festivities and bear witness to the pinnacle of racing events, making this a truly unforgettable experience.