2018 Toyota TS050. Toyota unveiled its 2018 last week. It will run two cars full season as entrances in the world Endurance Championship, with a third car to join them for the second round at Spa-Francorchamps and the third round in the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
Japanese giant are doing everything in its attempt to become just the second company manufactured the land of the rising sun to win the legendary French endurance race after the victory of Mazda’s 1991 World Endurance Championship is just around the corner and all the Toyota group to hunt title again at this time.
This time they are coming to other new car that will participate in the company championship. The just a matter of the new 2018 Toyota TS050 hybrid LMP that will participate in the tournament. It was only a matter of the car by the company a few weeks before its official reveal March 31st.
It is said that this car will be able to earn the victory for Toyota in the 24 Hours of Le Mans after 19 years of trying to win the big one. Toyota has been able to reach very close in 2017, but one of the failed parts of the car that led to the loss of self-goal. Audi has pulled out of the tournament this time around. So we’ll see only one competitor from Toyota in this event, which will be none other than the Porsche.
Toyota returned to the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) for the first time in 18 years with the WRC Yaris (called Vitz in Japan). Toyota also will race under the name of Team Toyota Gazoo race in the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC), the Nurburgring 24-hour endurance race, the Japanese Rally Championship.
In the WEC, will improve the hybrid 2018 Toyota TS050, based on a hybrid system developed in the Higashi-Fuji Technical Center. It will be provided three units of the car from the second season of the race in Spa-Francorchamps circuit, the third race, the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
This year, the goals to win the trophy for the year this year, as well as the 24 Hours of Le Mans for the first time. In 2018 Nurburgring 24-hour endurance race, which will represent Toyota in atheist ten participating year, Toyota will introduce a Lexus RC, where we go back to the starting point in terms of the development of our employees.
In the United States, and Toyota will continue to compete in NASCAR events. In South America, and Toyota to support Toyota auto body, Ltd. , who will participate in the next Dakar Rally. In addition, starting this season, Toyota will supply GT3 Lexus RC F in the United States, Japan and Japan.
In, Toyota will newly Lexus LC enter 500 in Super GT, which aims to win in this race, and super Formula One two seasons in a row One. In its focus on programs aimed at cultivating young drivers who hope to compete in the top racing categories around the world, Toyota will continue to run the challenge Toyota Gazoo program race marches, as well as the Toyota Young Drivers Program (TDP) for racing.
Toyota will also actively work to help more people appreciate the joy cars, which helps to convert them to become car enthusiasts. In addition to providing a full range of motor sport events that customers can subscribe to and enjoy, such as Toyota Gazoo race 86 / BRZ race, Toyota Gazoo Racing NETZ Cup Vitz, and Toyota Gazoo Rally Challenge, and will assess also the various circuit events, as well as hands-on training on events in cooperation with dealers nationwide.
Toyota plans to continue to promote the Toyota Gazoo race woman, and aims to help women feel more comfortable with, and enjoy motorsport. In addition, it will continue to Toyota to send accurate information through websites and social networks around the races and parades, and events, as well as models such as the GRMN, which has been marketed through the races gathered experience.
Going forward, and will continue to Toyota to work together with companies affiliate to promote activities for consumers to see, learn about and experience of motor sport, and thus contribute to creating the best ever cars, meet a passion for car enthusiasts, and bring joy to the cars to a wider audience.