LMP1 Toyota Gazoo Racing has locked out the front row of the grid for Sunday’s FIA World Endurance Championship race, with Rebellion Racing remaining close on one-lap speed in qualifying. Mike Conway started off qualifying with a rapid first flying lap in the #7 Toyota, going top with a 1:36.038, and immediately pitting afterwards to […]

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New GEOX Dragon signing Brendon Hartley says that Porsche supported his move to becoming an ABB FIA Formula E Championship driver. In his first interview since being announced as a GEOX Dragon driver, the Kiwi told e-racing365 that he is “appreciative” of Porsche allowing him to form a Formula E program after he was approached […]

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Brendon Hartley will give priority to his Toyota Gazoo Racing role should any clashes remain between the ABB FIA Formula E Championship and FIA World Endurance Championship. The New Zealander signed a deal in April with Toyota Gazoo Racing to replace Fernando Alonso and partner Sebastien Buemi and Kazuki Nakajima for a full 2019-20 WEC […]

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Brendon Hartley has signed to drive for GEOX Dragon in the upcoming ABB FIA Formula E Championship season. The two-time FIA World Endurance Champion will make his Formula E debut at the Ad Diriyah E-Prix this November in one of the latest iterations of the Penske Autosport-designed car, to be known as the Penske EV-4. […]

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The New Zealander made one appearance in the Super Season, racing with SMP Racing at Sebring in March, finishing third at the end of the 8 Hour event in Florida. We caught up with Brendon Hartley at The Prologue, the two day official pre season test held at Barcelona, to talk about the coming season […]

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Kazuki Nakajima set the pace for Toyota Gazoo Racing in the second session of the FIA World Endurance Championship Prologue which was truncated by a lengthy red flag. Broken curbing in the second sector put Tuesday evening’s four-hour session hold for an hour and prompted WEC officials to extend the run-time by 30 minutes. By […]

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Brendon Hartley says it remains “a possibility” that he will race for Porsche’s Formula E squad in 2019/20, despite joining Toyota for the World Endurance Championship over the same period. Hartley has been involved in Porsche’s initial on-track development for its ABB FIA FE powertrain alongside Neel Jani, who is already confirmed as one of […]

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Toyota Gazoo Racing’s pair of TS050 HYBRIDs topped the times in today’s Le Mans Test Day, Sebastien Buemi emerging as the Japanese team’s fastest driver. Buemi’s best time came with 30 minutes remaining in the four-hour Afternoon Session, which was held in scorching conditions. Buemi was the only driver to break the 3:20 mark with […]

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Even at this early stage in his tenure with Toyota Gazoo Racing, it’s clear that former Le Mans 24 Hours winner Brendon Hartley is enjoying being back in the FIA WEC paddock. The Kiwi, who is back in sportscar racing after a challenging season in Formula One with Toro Rosso told DSC that he’s been impressed so […]

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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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