The TOYOTA GAZOO Racing (TGR) racing Team recorded a breathtaking victory document at the 2021 FIA Planet Endurance Championship (WEC) by successful initially and second spot podiums in the Hypercar class at the Le Mans 24 Hours celebration at Circuit de la Sarthe, France. This is the fourth consecutive get at Le Mans 24 Hrs where TGR beforehand recorded two wins in the 2018-2019 period, when in the 2019-2020 period, and fulfilled it in the 2021 season.
The 12 months 2021 is a new period for WEC activities with the abolition of the Le Mans Prototype 1 (LMP1) class to be changed with the Le Mans Hypercar (LMH) course as the most prestigious class. The race program was also adjusted from two several years to a person calendar year in one racing period. The TGR replaces the TS050 HYBRID with the GR010 HYBRID to fight.
As a consequence TGR attained a historic and dramatic fourth consecutive earn at the Le Mans 24 Several hours. Mike Conway, Kamui Kobayashi and Jose Maria Lopez all won their long-awaited initially earn at Le Mans. The complete workforce confirmed an unyielding spirit to defeat the threatening fuel process complications and were being prepared to thwart the two TOYOTA GAZOO Racing race autos in the 2nd half of the race.
The 2020 WEC drivers’ earth title holder commenced the Le Mans 24 Hrs from pole situation and led most of the race by finishing 371 laps. On the debut of the GR010 HYBRID at Le Mans 24 Hrs, very last year’s winners Sébastien Buemi, Kazuki Nakajima and Brendon Hartley completed a great finish by taking second put for a group that has now won 4 of the 4 WEC 2021 race sequence.
Impressive Victory at the WEC Occasion
It all began 36 a long time ago when Toyota first entered Le Mans endurance racing. The racing motor was created exclusively for grueling racing whilst screening the capabilities of the two individuals and devices. The 2018 2019 and 2020 seasons were being won by the Toyota TS050 Hybrid, whilst the debut GR010 HYBRID right away won at Le Mans in the 2021 race collection.
An wonderful achievement was successfully recorded since TGR experienced won initial location on the podium in three WEC 2021 arenas right before competing at the Le Mans 24 Hrs as the 4th series of competitions, which usually means TGR has managed to wipe out the 1st WEC 2021 title so considerably.
The achievements championed by TGR also give a deep feeling of pride for PT Toyota-Astra Motor (TAM). As we all know, TAM has just officially launched TOYOTA GAZOO Racing into the line-up of vehicles marketed in Indonesia.
“The victory of the TOYOTA GAZOO Racing racing workforce in the Le Mans 24 Several hours celebration for the fourth consecutive time is a testament to the toughness and dependability of Toyota’s race vehicles that have been uncovered in different planet competitions. Adhering to the philosophy of Streets Build Individuals and Men and women Construct Automobiles, problem TOYOTA GAZOO Racing to become more powerful and smarter and think that the road is the best trainer who helps sharpen the senses to make ever-improved autos,” explained TAM Vice President Director Henry Tanoto, Salasa by his official broadcast, Tuesday (24/8).
With trustworthiness in racing, Henry continued, all TOYOTA GAZOO Racing merchandise have absent by a top quality advancement phase to aid the each day mobility demands of shoppers who at the exact same time want to feel the aura and experience of driving a Toyota sports activities vehicle or sporty vehicle. (S-4)