ALONSO WILL RUN THE 24 HOURS OF LE MANS 2018 WITH TOYOTA

Now it’s official Fernando Alonso will race the 24 Hours of Le Mans 2018 with the Toyota TS050 hybrid. After the experience of last weekend in the 24 hours of Daytona, the Spaniard will try to put another piece to achieve his declared goal, the triple crown, with the victories of the GP of Montecarlo, the 500 miles of Indianapolis and precisely the 24 hours of Le Mans. Thanks to McLaren, will be able to run the entire season of the Endurance World Championship, skipping only the 6 hours of the Fuji, which will be simultaneously with the US GP in Austin. Alonso will take the place of Davidson and will have team-mates Buemi and Nakajima. For the two-time Formula 1 World Champion it will be an intense season, facing both World Cups in the same year brings back the fascination of the 70’s riders, where tackling various types of races during the year was normal. The Toyota remained sole as a manufacturer of LMP1 hybrids, after the withdrawal of the Porsche, hopes this year to win the 24 hours of Le Mans, a victory that tries to conquer for more than thirty years. We will see if this union will bring both the finalization of their goal.

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