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Endurance SERIES HISTORY

2020 Endurance Current State

Endurance MEMORIES
Toyota Gazoo maintains its stranglehold upon the WEC series despite the late emergence of Rebellion Racing with its rallying cry at Bahrain in December. Both sets of Gazoo drivers battle in close proximity atop the points table.


SeptemberSilverstone2020 SilverstoneToyota Gazoo with the TS050 entry easily handles the competition while driving through a pair of light showers as Kamui Kobayashi, Mike Conway, and José María López finish under two seconds ahead of its companion Toyota driven by Sébastien Buemi, Kamui Kobayashi, and Brendon Hartley. Photo Credit:
OctoberFuji2020 FujiThe #8 Toyota Gazoo entry under Kazuki Nakajima, Sébastien Buemi, and Brendon Hartley turns the tables on its teammates, victorious at Silverstone on the prior month, and despite a new series success handicap system that applies a time penalty per lap to the lead entry, romps to an easy cross over the stripe by under thirty-four seconds ahead of its companion Toyota driven by Kamui Kobayashi, Mike Conway, and José María López. Photo Credit:
NovemberShanghai2020 ShanghaiWith Toyota running under a burdensome success penalty, Rebellion with its Gibson GL458 thrashes the Toyota werks by over a minute and cracks the latter's seven-race series winning streak behind drivers Bruno Senna, Gustavo Menezes, and Norman Nato. Photo Credit:
DecemberBahrain2020 BahrainToyota Gazoo Racing dashes away for a 1-2 finish after the Rebellion and #5 Ginetta entries collide on Lap 1, allowing the Japanese dyad to clear and pull away with the LMP category by three laps over the competition. Mike Conway, Kamui Kobayashi, and José María López earn the cross and the laurels by a lap over its teammates in the desert. Photo Credit: