El World Endurance puts second this weekend to dispute the 8 Hours from Portimao. The Argentine will be there Jose Maria Lopez, WEC champion with his teammates in the Toyota GAZOO Racing, English Mike conway and the Japanese Kamui Kobayashi.
López, Conway and Kobayashi will try to achieve their first success as monarchs after the third place they achieved in the opening of the contest, the 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps. This Belgian race was won by the other three Toyota drivers, the Swiss Sebastien Buemithe Japanese Kazuki Nakajima and the finnish Brendon harley.
“It's a nice track with a good atmosphere and the Portuguese weather should be reliable. What I like the most is the middle of the circuit, which feels like a roller coaster because there are a lot of elevation changes "added Pechito.
“You can never relax; something is always happening. This makes Portimao a very challenging track. I can't wait to race there with the GR010 HYBRID ”, López finished facing a very special competition for Toyota since it is the number 100 at the pinnacle of endurance racing.
THE SCHEDULES OF THE 8 HOURS OF PORTIMAO (ARGENTINA SCHEDULE)
11.15: Training 1
05.35: Training 2
10.00: Training 3
14.00: GT Classification
14:20: LMP classification