24H LE MANS / FIA GT
Xavier Maassen makes his debut in the femous 24 hours of Le Mans with the Corvette C6R of Luc Alphand Adventures. The team takes a shocking 2nd place in the GT1 class after a long race on the roads of La Sarthe It was a great result for the three young drivers; Julien Jousse, Yan Clairay and Xavier Maassen, that drove a faultless race.
In the FIA GT Championship, Xavier finishes 4th in final ranking and takes a podium in Silvestone with the Corvette C6R of Luc Alphand Aventures. In the 24 hours of Spa, Xavier was racing with the Sangari-team Brazil, with ex-F1 driver Enrique Bernoldi. In qualifying they took a 4th place on the grid. After being in the fight for the lead, the race ended disastrous with a big crash in Eau Rouge from Xavier’s teammate.