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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Brendon Hartley had his first laps aboard a Toyota Gazoo Racing TS050 HYBRID at Spa earlier today as the factory team continued its preparations for the 2019 Le Mans 24 Hours next month. Double WEC World Drivers Champion and 2017 Le Mans winner Hartley was announced last month as the replacement for the departing Fernando […]

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Fernando Alonso will leave the World Endurance Championship after the 2018/19 season but stay with Toyota for “new challenges”, with ex-Formula 1 driver Brendon Hartley taking his LMP1 line-up place. After it was announced on Wednesday morning that the ex-McLaren Formula 1 driver Alonso would not return to WEC next season, the Spaniard did confirm […]

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Brendon Hartley says he immediately “felt right at home” back with Porsche following his Formula 1 stint and is “definitely interested” in a 2019/20 ABB FIA Formula E race seat. Hartley remained a Porsche factory driver throughout his season in F1 with Toro Rosso in 2018, and has been helping the manufacturer with the early […]

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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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Ex-Formula 1 driver Brendon Hartley will be part of Porsche’s Formula E development programme as it gears up for its season-six entry later this year. Porsche has confirmed that its two-time World Endurance Championship title winner will test its new FE contender alongside Neel Jani, who was confirmed as Porsche’s first driver for the 2019/20 […]

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The Action Express Cadillac squad held sway at the top of the Sebring 12 Hours leaderboard as the IMSA SportsCar Championship enduro hit the halfway mark. The team’s Whelen Engineering Cadillac DPi-V.R driven by Pipo Derani held the lead behind the safety car at the six-hour mark. Derani, who is teamed with Felipe Nasr and […]

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