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gennaio 30, 2018 - Toyota

Toyota Gazoo Racing Confirms Driver Line-up: Fernando Alonso Joins

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TOYOTA GAZOO #racing can confirm its drivers for the 2018-19 FIA World #endurance Championship (WEC) season, with #fernandoalonso joining the line-up.

The team has officially submitted its entry to the Automobile Club de l'Ouest and will participate in all eight rounds of the 2018-19 season with two hybrid-powered race cars as it targets victory in the Le Mans 24 Hours and the #wec World Championships. TOYOTA GAZOO #racing will again utilise its 1,000hp #ts050hybrid car, which won five of nine races in 2017. Development of hybrid technology remains an integral element of TOYOTA's participation in #endurance #racing as part of the company's commitment to making ever-better road cars. The driver line-ups for the two TS050 HYBRIDs are now confirmed, with the #7 car competing with an unchanged line-up of #mikeconway, Kamui Kobayashi and José María López.

The #8 #ts050hybrid features a revised driver line-up, with Sébastien Buemi and #kazukinakajima joined by two-time Formula 1 World Champion #fernandoalonso.