Official collective testing designates any official testing organised by the Promoter.


The Prologue (official pre-season collective testing)

The Prologue is organised by the Promoter, with the prior approval of the FIA. A competitor entering for the full season of the FIA World Endurance Championship with one or more cars in one or more categories is obliged to take part in the Prologue with all its cars in all categories.

Dates: April 6-7, 2018 (Circuit Paul Ricard – France)


Test Day (official collective testing prior to the Le Mans 24 Hours)

The Test Day is organised by the promoter and mandatory for all participants of the Le Mans 24 Hours.

Date: June 3, 2018 (Circuit des 24 Heures, Le Mans – France)



Le Mans Bugatti test

This test session organised by the promoter is not mandatory.

Date: June 5, 2018 (Bugatti circuit, Le Mans – France)


Rookie Test (end-of-season testing day)

Details, date and location will be specified at a later date.