World Endurance Championship 2014
Toyota won the Bahrain Six Hours yesterday, giving Anthony Davidson and Sébastien Buemi the 2014 WEC drivers' title and almost guaranteeing it win the manufacturers' title, validating the TS040's Hybrid technology at the highest level.
With the 2014 World Endurance Championship underway, all eyes are fixed on three mainstays of automotive engineering: Porsche, Audi and Toyota. At the 6 Hours of Spa-on the weekend it was the TS040 Hybrid that outperformed its counterparts to nab the Toyota team its second victory in as many starts.
The all-time endurance racing champion (Porsche) is returning to endurance racing in 2014, taking on the all-conquering Audi team and the world's largest automaker (Toyota). All will be running state-of-the-art hybrid cars ... here's a rundown on the technologies involved and what to expect.