17 – 19 MAY 2024
📍 Spa-Francorchamps circuit
🏁 Track races
Spa-Classic celebrates its 12th edition! Created in 2011 on the drivers’ favourite circuit, Spa-Classic has grown progressively to become one of Europe’s leading historic racing events. In 2023, the Belgian meeting attracted over 22,000 spectators, making it one of the most popular events of the season. A renowned track, winding through the heart of the Ardennes massif, considered by drivers to be the most beautiful in the world.
Spa-Francorchamps has reopened the great book of memories by hosting Spa-Classic. The history of motor sport in all its splendour! This eleventh edition was eagerly awaited, judging by the number of spectators. More than 22,000 enthusiasts came to watch the 430 historic racing cars battle it out on the most beautiful track in the world. The show was not only on the track, but also in the village, where more than 800 club cars were on display. In a festive atmosphere, young and old alike were able to take advantage of the many activities on offer: ephemeral tattoos, barbering, duck fishing, photocalls, popcorn and candyfloss…
An exceptional circuit, capricious weather. If drivers love coming to the Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps, isn’t it because of the exceptional layout that challenges them at every turn? Barely out of the Chicane, after a short straight, the hairpin bend at the head of the Source already forces them to brake drastically before launching them towards a Raidillon that has regularly challenged many of them. And what can we say about the typical weather in this region of the Ardennes? A start in the sun may well force the cars to change tyres unexpectedly with the arrival of a ‘drache’ which washes out the track in a short space of time, making it slippery for certain categories of car…