Toyota Gazoo Racing has claimed its second consecutive victory in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, following a drama-filled closing hour of the race that saw the World Championship-winning No. 8 crew come out on top. A sequence of two unscheduled stops for the No. 7 Toyota TS050 Hybrid of Jose Maria Lopez, who had […]

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Toyota has extended its involvement in the FIA World Endurance Championship, confirming that it will compete in the Hypercar class. The announcement, made Friday at Le Mans, follows official confirmation of the new top-class regulations by the FIA and ACO, which will debut in the 2020-21 WEC season. The Japanese manufacturer’s commitment, as expected, will […]

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Toyota claimed its third consecutive 24 Hours of Le Mans pole position despite improvements from its non-hybrid LMP1 rivals in Wednesday’s final qualifying session. Kamui Kobayashi’s time of 3:15.497 set during the second two-hour session earlier in the evening was enough to the plant No. 7 Toyota TS050 Hybrid on pole ahead of its sister […]

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Brendon Hartley says that joining the Toyota Gazoo Racing LMP1 team will feel different to when he first raced in the FIA World Endurance Championship’s top class with Porsche in 2014. The two-time WEC champion will make his first public appearance with Toyota during tomorrow’s Test Day after being confirmed in the team’s 2019-20 lineup last […]

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Earl Bamber Motorsport is set to take on the final two rounds of the Intercontinental GT Challenge powered by Pirelli season, having laid out plans to enter up to two Porsche 911 GT3 Rs in both the Suzuka 10 Hours and Kyalami 9 Hour. It comes after achieving victory in February’s Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour, […]

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Fernando Alonso, Sebastien Buemi and Kazuki Nakajima moved a step closer to the FIA World Endurance Championship drivers’ title with victory in a wet and wild Six Hours of Spa-Francorchamps. The No. 8 Toyota Gazoo Racing trio benefited from a mid-race technical issue for their teammates in the No. 7 Toyota TS050 Hybrid to take […]

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Toyota Gazoo Racing locked out the front row of the grid for the penultimate round of the 2018-19 FIA World Endurance Championship at Spa-Francorchamps. Mike Conway and Kamui Kobayashi sealed the No. 7 Toyota TS050 Hybrid’s third pole of the campaign with a two-driver average time of 1:53.747 under light rain. Their teammates in the […]

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The ABB FIA Formula E Championship is set to become an official and recognized FIA World Championship in 2020. E-racing365 understands that procedures will shortly be put in place to ensure all criteria to have World Championship title status are met for a Season Seven (2020-21) renaming of the championship. The use of World Championship […]

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The grid for the 24 Hours of Le Mans has been expanded to a record 62 cars with the addition of an entry each for United Autosports and High Class Racing. Two temporary garages will be set up at the entrance to pit lane to accommodate the two European Le Mans Series LMP2 teams that […]

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A post-race penalty for the No. 17 Honda crew saw Takuya Izawa and Tomoki Nojiri inherit victory in a rain-shortened Japanese Super GT season-opener at Okayama. Sunday’s race was originally advertised as a 300km contest that would run to 82 laps, however poor weather conditions and a pair of red flag crashes brought proceedings to […]

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