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24 Hours of Le Mans Motorcycle Rest Stops

7
April
2008
  Posted at 01:58:33 PM
  File under  Events France Racing
  Author: Mike Werner
  Location: Normandy, France

Motorcycle 24 hours of Le Mans poster
As usual, whenever there's a big motorcycle event in France, the government and the French motorcycle federation, FFMCFederation Francaise des Motards en Colere - Angry French Biker Association, an association of bikers fighting for the rights of motorcycle riders, organize special motorcycle rest stops along the way to the event. This year is not different, there are many stops where you can get your motorcycle checked, your visors cleaned, your tire pressure adjusted, or where you can get a bite or drink. It's also a great meeting place...

So here are the motorcycle rest stops (called Relais Calmos Motards) for the 24 hours of Le Mans Open link in a new window motorcycle race held 19-20 April.

NOTE
: The number in brackets in the title is the Department number (province number). Click on the blue globe for a zoomable map.

WARNING
: There will be a lot of Police speed radars installed along the major roads there. Sunday, the mobile Police force will be out in massive numbers, so watch your speed!

Charente (16) Click for map

Getting There
: On the RN10 road, rest area called Aire du Maine de Boixe, 25 km North of Angouleme.
GPS Coordinates
: N45 51 11 E0 11 6 (45.85995/ 0.189171)
Open
: Go there: Thursday 10:00 to 22:00. Friday 09:00 to 22:00. Saturday 07:00 to 12:00.
Leaving: Sunday 14:00 to Monday 16:00
Services
: camping (you provide the tent), food, drinks, first aid, hot drinks, visor cleaning, messages


Eure (27) Click for map

Getting There
: Take the RD 438 - then the Route de Gace (D6138)- at Broglie (27270).
GPS Coordinates
: N49 0 42 E0 32 4 (49.009318 / 0.539961)
Open
: Saturday 15:00 non stop until Sunday 19:00
Services
: hot and cold drinks, cakes, gasoline, mechnical workshop, tire pressure


Eure et Loire (28) Click for map

Getting There
: On the RN 23 - Carrefour des Terres Fortes - Nogent le Rotrou (28400).
GPS Coordinates
: N48 19 44 E0 47 55 (48.328889 / 0.798611)
Open
: Friday 11:00 to 20:00. Saturday 08:00 to 16:30. Sunday 11:00 to 19:00
Services
: hot drinks, cakes, gasoline, mechnical workshop, visor cleaning, oil, lubes, sandwiches


Ille et Vilaine (35) Click for map

Getting There
: On the RN 157 - Aire de Mondevert (going there) – Aire d’Erbree (on the way back).
GPS Coordinates
: N48 5 22 W1 5 52 (48.089444 / -1.097778)
Open
: Going there: Friday 10:00 to 24:00. Saturday 06:00 to 15:00
Going Back: Sunday 11:00 to 20:00
Services
: hot drinks, mechnical workshop, visor cleaning, tire pressure


Indre (36) Click for map

Getting There
: On the RD 943 - Place Jean Jaures - in the center of the city of Villedieu-sur-Indre (36320).
GPS Coordinates
: N46 50 52 E1 32 15 (46.847778 / 1.5375)
Open
: Friday 08:00 to 22:00. Saturday 06:00 to 18:00. Sunday 13:00 to 20:00
Services
: hot drinks, resting places, mechnical workshop, motorcycle towing, sandwiches


Indre et Loire (37) Click for map

Getting There
: On the A 28 - Aire de Saint Christophe on Le Nais (at the toll gates).
GPS Coordinates
: N47 38 16 E0 29 50 (47.637778 / 0.497222)
Open
: Only Going there: Friday 08:00 to Saturday 18:00 non-stop
Services
: hot drinks, candy, tire pressure, sleeping places, mechnical workshop, visor cleaning, sandwiches, messages & information


Maine et Loire (49) Click for map

Getting There
: On the A 11 - Aire des Portes d'Angers.
GPS Coordinates
: N47 30 2 W0 29 21 (47.500556 / -0.489167)
Open
: Friday 13:00 to Saturday 15:00. Sunday 12:00 to 18:00
Services
: hot drinks,  tire pressure, mechnical workshop, visor cleaning, gasoline


Orne (61) Click for map

Getting There
: On the RN 138 - exit "Sud de Sees".
GPS Coordinates
: N48 35 24 E0 10 10 (48.59 / 0.169444)
Open
: Going there only: Friday 09:00 to Saturday 13:00
Services
: hot drinks,  tire pressure, mechnical workshop, visor cleaning, sleeping, first aid


Yvelines (78) Click for map

Getting There
: On the A10 - Aire de Saint Arnoult (before the toll booths).
GPS Coordinates
: N48 33 18 E1 55 55 (48.555 / 1.931944)
Open
: Going there only: Friday 09:00 to Saturday 12:00
Services
: hot drinks,  tire pressure, mechnical workshop, visor cleaning, sleeping, first aid, tire pressure, messages, food


Haute Vienne (87) Click for map

Getting There
: On the A20 - Exit 37, at the exit of Limoges, on the Carrefour parking of Boisseuil.
GPS Coordinates
: N45 46 48 E1 18 21 (45.78 / 1.305833)
Open
: Going there: Friday 09:00 to 24:00
Going back: Sunday 16:00 to 22:00
Services
: drinks,  tire pressure, mechnical workshop, visor cleaning, tire pressure, messages, food


Essonne (91) Click for map

Getting There
: On the A10 - Aire de Limours, at Briis-sous-Forges (91640), on the parking of the old restaurant "le Bœuf Jardinier".
GPS Coordinates
: N48 38 3 E2 8 55 (48.634167 / 2.148611)
Open
: Going back only: Sunday 10:00 to 19:00
Services
: drinks,  tire pressure, mechnical workshop, visor cleaning, tire pressure, messages, food, gasoline


Have fun at the race if you're going!!

Via: Minister of Transport (France)



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