While there are many racing events taking place in every corner of the world, there are some that just attracts the attention of millions of supporters. That goes for just about every type of sport out there too.
Motorsport has a huge following of supporters, and whatever your discipline preference, there are some races that are just more worth watching than others. Here, we take a look at some of the most prestigious motorsport races in the world.
First, on our list, we have the highly acclaimed Monaco Grand Prix which attracts millions of viewers worldwide. The race takes place in the town of Monaco, where professional F1 drivers have to strut their stuff and display their incredible speed and handling skills.
24 Hours of Le Mans
This race started in 1939 and is still held annually to this day. It’s the race which tests the driver’s endurance, as they are required to drive for 24 hours on the Circuit de la Sarthe. Teams can have up to 3 drivers to take breaks during the 3,110-mile-long race.
Next up, we’ve got something for NASCAR and sprint series fans. The Daytona 500 is known as THE race to watch if you are a stock car or sprint car enthusiast. The race started to be held in 1959 and has gained a lot of popularity since then.
Indy Racing is known to most as the fastest type of motorsport racing out there. The very first Indianapolis 500 took place in 1911 and consists of 200 laps around the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. A true adrenaline rush to watch if you are a fan of motorsport.
Which of these races do you watch religiously? Perhaps you are an amateur driver looking to compete in one of these races one day. These races are incredible to watch and drivers deserve every bit of publicity and recognition received from competing in them.