News Details

Brendon Hartley to replace Fernando Alonso in Toyota's WEC seat for 2019/20

Former Toro Rosso driver Brendon Hartley is set to replace Fernando Alonso at Toyota for the next World Endurance Championship season, with the Kiwi having one 24 Hours of Le Mans already in 2017.  Hartley might not have set the world alight in Formula 1 when he joined Toro Rosso alongside Pierre Gasly at the end of 2017, but the 29-year-old is elite over long distances.  He's a two-time WEC champion with Porsche in the LMP1 category, as well as winning the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 2017 in dominant fashion. The latter is what convinced Toro Rosso to hire him. Hartley has already tested the #8 Toyota earlier this month and at Spa Francorchamps, meaning the transition into the...
Full Story »
2mo ago from GPBlog.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Hartley to inherit Alonso's WEC seat at Toyota for...

Toyota has announced that ex-F1 driver Brendon Hartley will replace...
2mo ago from F1i.com

Goodyear to return to top-level racing in WEC

American tyre manufacturer Goodyear has confirmed it will return to...
2mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Fernando Alonso reveals he has another 8 races in 2019

Fernando Alonso has revealed he will race eight more times in 2019 but...
2mo ago from GPBlog.com

Le Mans: 62 teams braced for night practice/qualifying

The 62 teams to compete in the 87th annual 24 Hours of Le Mans race...
2mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

VIDEO: Mayhem on Lap 1 at Pocono

Takuma Sato triggers a multi-car crash on Lap 1 at Pocono which takes out...
3h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Thierry Neuville open to guest drive in World Touring...

Hyundai's World Rally Championship superstar, Thierry Neuville, has...
13h ago from TheCheckeredFlag...

Dani Sordo on Rally Germany: “Normally I’m on the...

Dani Sordo claimed his first win in the FIA World Rally Championship on...

Andreas Mikkelsen ahead of Rally Germany: “It’s...

Andreas Mikkelsen took fourth last time out on Rally Finland and will be...

Thierry Neuville: “Rally Germany has Three Different...

Thierry Nevuille is third in the 2019 FIA World Rally Championship going...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

David Luiz: 'Ambition behind move to Arsenal'

The 32-year-old made his Gunners debut in Saturday's 2-1 Premier League...
4h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

'Liar', 'Snake' - Lots of Arsenal fans unhappy with...

Lots of Arsenal fans have taken to Twitter to call Robin van Persie out...

Ceballos wants to 'demonstrate' talents at Arsenal

The Spain midfielder is on a season-long loan from Real Madrid.
15h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Summer arrival has the potential to become a cult hero...

This article is part of Football FanCast's Opinion series, which...
15h ago from FootballFancast....

Comments

Advertisements

Hottest News

Advertisements

Recent News

Advertisements

Advertisements

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.