With a schedule of just six dates and a few tests in between, those drivers who participate in World Endurance They have enough time to do another category. That is the case of Jose Maria Lopez, champion of the specialty in 2020 and last winner of the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
Pechito, who achieved the conquests together with the English Mike conway and the Japanese Kamui KobayashiHe does not rule out putting another category on his agenda, as long as it allows him to fight to win races.
“In the WEC I am doing well. I have a lot of time for myself ", said the Cordovan to Automundo during the weekend of the 200 Kilometers of Buenos Aires, proof of Super TC2000 who participated thanks to the invitation of Matias Rossi.
In the talk, López ruled out going back to the Formula E, something that was commented a few weeks ago, but he did say in which category he would be interested in participating: the IMSA in the United States.
“I would like to do something like what Kamui does”, he said in reference to his partner in the Toyota GAZOO Racing. The Japanese participates sporadically in the contest and with very good results as demonstrated by his triumphs in the 24 Hours of Daytona in 2019 and 2020.
In that sense, López emphasized that the purpose of continuing to run in endurance tests "It would be to take advantage of what I have already been doing." Finally he clarified: "There is nothing, but if it comes out it would have to be something that allows me to be ahead."