Brendon Hartley says he feels “completely drained” after a packed double-header schedule at Sebring International Raceway that saw the Kiwi score overall podiums in both races. The two-time FIA World Endurance Champion, in his endurance racing return, finished third overall in both Friday’s 1000 Miles of Sebring and Saturday’s Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring, […]

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After eight hours of racing at the world-famous Sebring circuit for the FIA World Endurance Championship teams, it was the #8 Toyota TS050 HYBRID that scored a dominant victory. Fernando Alonso, Kazuki Nakajima and Sebastien Buemi were almost faultless in the race. Nakajima was in at the end and crossed the line under safety car […]

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Qualifying in LMP1 saw the Toyota pair holding back at the green flag, awaiting a suitable gap in the prototype train. This allowed the #10 Dragonspeed BR1 a little limelight as Renger van der Zande lit up its Gibson engine for a 1:47.041. It was short-lived though as the Rebellions seized clear air too, Thomas […]

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Ex-Formula 1 driver Brendon Hartley looks set to return to the Le Mans 24 Hours two years after winning the race with Porsche. The two-time World Endurance Championship title winner, who raced for Toro Rosso in Formula 1 last year, appears on the verge of a deal to drive the British RLR Msport team’s LMP2 […]

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The first 42 cars on the entry list for this year’s Le Mans 24 Hours have been unveiled. The confirmed entries are those of full-time competitors in the World Endurance Championship who have gained guaranteed spots in the race, which is the final round of the 2018/19 superseason. It had originally been announced by race […]

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After a year spent away from sportscars in 2018, racing in Formula One with Toro Rosso, Brendon Hartley is set to return to competing in the FIA WEC’s LMP1 class at Sebring next month in the 1000-mile race. The Kiwi, who won the 2015 and 2017 FIA WEC titles, will replace reigning Super GT Champion […]

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After nearly three decades away from top-level circuit racing, the revived Brabham has announced that it is targeting an entry for the 2021-22 World Endurance Championship with an adaptation of the stunning BT62 hypercar. The project, led by 2009 Le Mans winner David Brabham, will see the Australian marque commit to becoming a “factory racing […]

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(NB – the images contained within this story are artistic representations and do NOT indicate that any make or manufacturer is confirmed as part of this process – The sole purpose is to give an imaginary glimpse of the cars eligible from 2020) Whilst the wheels may have looked to be turning slowly on the […]

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Toyota Gazoo Racing’s #7 TS050 HYBRID scored its first win of the 2018/19 FIA WEC ‘Super Season’ at the Fuji Speedway today, Kamui Kobayashi, Mike Conway and Jose Maria Lopez taking a controlling victory over the team’s sister car, leading another formation finish by the Japanese marque. It was a strong run from the three […]

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Both Toyota TS050 Hybrids have been disqualified from Sunday’s Six Hours of Silverstone due to technical infractions, handing the overall victory to Rebellion Racing. The cars, which finished 1-2 in the third round of the FIA World Endurance Championship, were found to have failed skid block deflection tests. According to a stewards report issued late […]

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