Toyota unveils 2018 LMP1 challenger

Toyota unveils 2018 LMP1 challenger
Written by Ali Raza

Toyota Gazoo Racing has disclosed its TS050 HYBRID LMP1 challenger, with which it will handle the 2018/19 World Endurance Championship ‘super season’.

The red, white, and dark outline is like that utilized all through the 2017 crusade, with the auto itself additionally generally unaltered.

Following the withdrawal of Porsche toward the finish of last season, Toyota is the sole residual LMP1 processing plant passage, with the rest of the field involved client sections.

A week ago the Japanese marque declared Fernando Alonso would join its driver lineup set up of Antony Davidson, who will end up being the group’s test and improvement driver.

Alonso will share the #8 auto with Sebastien Buemi and Kazuki Nakajima, while the group captain’s auto will be guided by Mike Conway, Kamui Kobayashi, and Jose Maria Lopez.

The 2018/19 WEC ‘super season’, which incorporates two Le Mans 24 Hours races, is set to commence with the 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps on May 5.

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