Toyota Gazoo Racing’s Fernando Alonso says he is looking forward to getting back behind the wheel of the Toyota TS050 Hybrid for this weekend’s Six Hours of Silverstone.
The double Formula One world champion has made a drean start to his World Endurance Championship career with Toyota having won the opening two race if the 2018/19 seaaon and goes into the weekend leading the Driver’s championship.
Alonso goes into the race this weekend off the back of sone incredible momentum which saw him win the 24 Hours of LeMans.
Speaking ahead of the race the Spaniard said:
I am looking forward to getting back behind the wheel of a TS050 HYBRID again after a few weeks away. Of course, I have been pretty busy and I know the team has too, preparing for the challenge at Silverstone. Unlike Le Mans, this is a track I know really well and I have already experienced the new track surface, so I hope that can help the team to get a head start. So far the WEC season has been perfect so I want to keep that going this weekend.”