Two-time winner of the “24 hours of Le Mans” and consultant Toyota Alex Wurz shared his impressions from the debut of Fernando Alonso behind the wheel of a LMP1 sports prototype on the tests in Bahrain.
On Sunday, the Spaniard tested on the tests beginners the Toyota TS050 HYBRID after completing more than 100 laps.
Fernando Alonso spent the first tests behind the wheel of a LMP1 sports prototype
“Fernando is one of the best drivers, so as expected, he did great on the tests, – quotes the AUTOSPORT Burza. – He adapted quickly to the car, requiring a special style of...
Roman Rusinov commented on the performance of the Russian team G-Drive Racing in the final race of the season-2017 WEC in Bahrain.
To Rusinovo and Leo Roussel in the Sahir joined the winner of the “24 hours of Le Mans” in 2013 loïc Duval.
Toyota won the final stage of the season-2017 WEC
The final race of the season pilots of G-Drive Racing held in a tense struggle with rivals and finished in seventh position. In the final table the Russian LMP2 team took sixth place, gaining 82 points.
“In the world Cup due to various reasons for the title to compete this season...
Two-time Formula 1 champion Fernando Alonso shared his impressions from the debut behind the wheel of a sports prototype LMP1 tests for beginners in the WEC.
The Spaniard made in the Toyota, driving a day more than 100 laps.
Fernando Alonso spent the first tests behind the wheel of a LMP1 sportative
“A great day! – quoted by Alonso edition F1Fanatic. – Piloting of the prototype LMP1 is an interesting experience for any rider. Machine this class is really impressive and very stable throughout the round.
I’ve been wanting to test a car like this and now finally did it, so...
Two-time Formula 1 champion Fernando Alonso drove 113 laps behind the wheel of the car Toyota TS050 HYBRID on postseason tests WEC in Bahrain.
As on the first tests in Indianapolis in may of this year, before the departure of the Spaniard at the wheel of his car a few laps passed an experienced pilot. If in Indy, it was Marco Andretti, in Bahrain, the shakedown held Sebastien Buemi.
In the morning Alonso overcame 37 laps with a best time of 1.43,709, which was 1.6 seconds slower than Buemi result. By day he added to 1.43,013 and has scored 76 more laps, then passed the car to Pietro...
During the final stage of the WEC season in 2017, the Russian company BR Engineering has unveiled a prototype category, LMP1, built jointly with the Italian design Bureau Dallara, where the Russian team SMP Racing will take part in the world championship on races on endurance. Boris Rotenberg said that the aim of the project was the development of Russian Motorsport, including in the field of technology.
“We invest heavily in support of the Russian pilots, helping talented children to start a career in karting and continue it behind the wheel of the GT, prototypes or formulas. BR01...
The head of the Toyota LMP1 Hisatake Murata confirmed the participation of Fernando Alonso in beginners WEC tests at the Sakhir circuit, which will be held today, November 19.
The Spaniard has already passed the fit the seats and had a session on the simulator on the basis of Toyota in Cologne.
Fernando Alonso has confirmed his participation in the tests in the WEC the Toyota LMP1
“We are pleased that our machine will test Fernando, – said Murat. – When he came to Cologne, all employees Toyota has seen his enthusiasm and passion for our sport. Alonso is a true racer.
The crew of the LMP1 Toyota #8 Sebastien Buemi/Kazuki Nakajima/Anthony Davidson celebrated the victory on the final stage of the WEC season in 2017 in Bahrain. For them, this success was the fifth in the campaign. On the podium of the final race also got two of the trio of Porsche LMP1: championship crew Brendon Hartley/Earl Bamber/Timo Bernhard was the second, and finished third Nick Tandy/Neil Jani/Andre Lotterer.
The Duo of Bruno Senna Rebellion/Julien canal issued a victory not just for Sahir, but in the LMP2 standings. Moreover, this success was obtained in battle with direct...
The pilot of McLaren Fernando Alonso arrived in Bahrain at the final stage of the season 2017 WEC.
Despite the fact that the Toyota LMP1 has not yet announced the fact of participation of double world champion in F1 novice tests at Sakhir, Alonso will sit behind the wheel TS050 Hyrbid Sunday,November 19.
“These tests are a great gift for me. I look forward to the moment when we will be able to try out one of these incredible machines LMP1 with a powerful hybrid engine,” said Alonso’s comments Sport1.
Fernando Alonso Le Mans after the GP of Canada in 2018? Just need...
One of the first pilots who got behind the wheel of a prototype BR1, presented on Saturday in Bahrain, was Mikhail Alyoshin. He told that feels racer, driving a brand new car, and how to teach her to ride fast.
In Bahrain, the presentation of the Russian prototype BR1
“Of course it feels fantastic. This is the most important technique that I’ve ever led. Indycar, though faster, but it is quite comparable things started with a pilot of SMP Racing programme. – When you sit behind the wheel of a car, which nobody managed, you know that you have the opportunity to teach him to...
A young engineer Artem Basyrov, graduated from the Moscow Polytechnic University, went to a lecture by MADI technical Manager of the Italian company Dallara Luke Pinaki completely random, hard to take time off from work. The designer education and designer in the shower, he designed lights and adjust BR1 prototype for endurance racing.
In Bahrain, the presentation of the Russian prototype BR1
“When I learned about the lecture in MADI, I realized that you can not miss this chance impossible, – has told Artem in an interview at the final stage of the WEC in Bahrain. The class was...