Hugo de Sadeleer in the spotlight on the official 24 Hours of Le Mans website!

2017 was an exceptional year for Hugo. For his debut in the European Le Mans Series, the young Swiss pilot has distinguished himself on some of the world’s most legendary circuits on the wheel of the Ligier JS P217 from United Autosports team, winning prestigious victories in the process.

The “Rookie of the Year” trophy received by Hugo at the European Le Mans Series awards ceremony is a great testament to his excellent performances.

Find Hugo on the official website of the 24 Hours of Le Mans

During this year, Hugo also competed in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, again with the Anglo-American United Autosports team. This test allowed Hugo to showcase his talent.

In front of observers and fans from all over the world, Hugo posted the 5th fastest top speed in the “Test Day” at 333.9 km/h and finished at the bottom of the podium in his category and fifth overall.

Hugo has received a lot of requests for these great performances, and today, the official website of the 24 Hours of Le Mans is doubly honoring the young Swiss.

Hugo is first highlighted in an article about young hopefuls in motorsport. He is then the subject of an article and an interview which are especially dedicated to him. Hugo speaks about his attraction for the 24 Hours of Le Mans and his first season in endurance.

The first article can be found here :

Hugo’s interview can be found at

Hugo will have the pleasure to meet Le Mans again next year with the United Autosports team, with whom he will take part in the 2018 European Le Mans Series season and the 24 Hours of Daytona.