Sustainable development

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Acting today for a better tomorrow
The Automobile Club de l’Ouest has been a prime mover in the local community since 1906, as well as a testing ground for innovative solutions for the mobility of the future.
The ACO’s actions are detailed below.
To preserve our future, we need to act on sustainable mobility now.

Our Actions

Our commitment is underpinned by six founding principles and meets 12 of the United Nations’ 17 Sustainable Development Goals.

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MISSIONH24 LEADS THE WAY FORWARD AT THE 24 HOURS OF LE MANS VIRTUAL
24h Le Mans13/01/2022

MISSIONH24 LEADS THE WAY FORWARD AT THE 24 HOURS OF LE MANS VIRTUAL

The biggest Endurance sim racing event of the year, the 24 Hours of Le Mans Virtual, takes place this weekend (15/16 January) with some of motorsport’s biggest names including the F1 World Champion Max Verstappen competing alongside the crème de la crème of sim racers. The online event begins at 14h CET and 200 driv...

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24 Hours of Le Mans – Team WRT wins the ACO Sustainable Endurance Award presented by DHL
24h Le Mans12/10/2021

24 Hours of Le Mans – Team WRT wins the ACO Sustainable Endurance Award presented by DHL

During the 89th 24 Hours of Le Mans, the Automobile Club de l’Ouest gave the ACO Sustainable Endurance Award presented by DHL to Team WRT participating in the LMP2 class with two cars.

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“In 2025, a hydrogen-powered car may well challenge the other prototypes”
24h Le Mans21/09/2021

“In 2025, a hydrogen-powered car may well challenge the other prototypes”

Pierre Fillon, President of the Automobile Club de l’Ouest, took part in the third Hydrogen Symposium held at the Palais des Congrès et de la Culture in Le Mans today (21 September 2021), with “Local Authorities and Hydrogen” as its main theme. At a round-table session on motor racing, the organiser of the 24 Hours ...

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Sustainable development

24 Hours of Le Mans 2021 - The action of the "Restos du cœur"

24 Hours of Le Mans 2021 - The action of the "Restos du cœur"

ACO Sustainable Endurance Award presented by DHL

ACO Sustainable Endurance Award presented by DHL

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    For almost a century, the 24 Hours of Le Mans has urged manufacturers to innovate for the benefit of future motorists. The quest for performance has always embraced reliability and safety. The ground-breaking innovations of the past have shaped today’s commitment to sustainable mobility. MissionH24, which aims to bring hydrogen to the 24 Hours of Le Mans, exemplifies a strategy for the future that has its roots in a fertile history. We invite you to delve into this history.

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