The 4 Hours of Silverstone appeared to be business per usual as Toyota Gazoo Racing took another easy one-two, but this may be the only easy race they have this season.
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After the 24 Hours of Le Mans test day, TheCheckeredFlag takes a look at who could be the class favourites for the 87th rendition of the blue-riband event.
Toyota Gazoo Racing came out on top, with Alex Lynn and Maxime Martin taking their maiden victory in GTE Pro in a race that had three snow showers, hail and bright sunshine.
The dry conditions experienced in the final practice session of the FIA World Endurance Championship 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps, which are expected to remain for qualifying this afternoon, put Toyota Gazoo Racing back on top of the field by a clear three seconds.
SMP Racing showed strong pace in the first practice session of the FIA World Endurance Championship’s 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps, topping the timing sheets. But it was Toyota Gazoo Racing back in front when the rain fell for free practice two.
The Checkered Flag takes you through the current championship standings and all the latest FIA World Endurance Championship news ahead of this weekend’s 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps.
Toyota Gazoo Racing claimed a lights-to-flag one-two at the inaugural FIA World Endurance Championship 1,000 Miles of Sebring, whilst the GTE Pro cars delivered an eight-hour battle for the podium.
Fernando Alonso claimed the lap record at the Sebring International Speedway on his way to helping Toyota Gazoo Racing take their sixth consecutive one-two lock out of the FIA World Endurance Championship Super Season.
After the first two free practice sessions of the FIA World Endurance Championship’s 1,000 Miles of Sebring, Toyota Gazoo Racing and Aston Martin Racing consistently dominated their respective classes.
The initial 42-car entry list has been revealed for the 2019 24 Hours of Le Mans.
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As the next round of the 2018/19 FIA World Endurance Championship gets closer, an updated entry list for the 1,000 Miles of Sebring has been released, confirming Corvette Racing’s return to the WEC and Sergey Sirotkin’s endurance debut.