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14 of the world's best motorsport events you have to see

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2015 LE MANS 24 HOURS: A motorsport-enthusiasts dream come true - the Le Mans 24 hours is the most prestigious endurance race in the world. Image: AFP/ Jean-Francois Monier

Cape Town - This year has already seen the grueling 2016 Dakar Rally and the first Formula 1 grand prix of the season will be hosted at the Albert Park street circuit in Australia (March 20).

But there are other famous motorsports events that many enthusiast should make the effort to attend at least once in their lifetime. From the Dayton 500, without a doubt the biggest race on the Nascar calendar, to the 24 Hours of Le Mans, one of the world's toughest endurance races.

The guys at www.quickco.co.uk  compiled an awesome guide showing the best motorsport events from around the world and incorporated most racing disciplines.

Some of the events and tracks features are:

Mille Miglia

Rally Finland

24 Hours of Le Mans

Belgian GP

Bathurst 1000

24 Hours of the Nurburgring

View the infographic below to see the full list:


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