Toyota decided to spend the qualifying sessions perfecting their race set-ups, and so were unable to set quick qualifying time.
Toyota TS040 Hybrid
With a fourth factory team in the form of Nissan, the LMP1 class at this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans promises to be one of the most exciting in recent memory.
This was a weekend to forget for Toyota, who only finished 5th and 8th in the LMP1 class at Spa.
Kamui Kobayashi has been confirmed as a test and development driver for Toyota’s LMP1 programme, as the team embarks on its FIA WEC title defence.
Toyota Racing failed to repeat their success from last year, but still finished the 6 Hours of Silverstone strongly.