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Alonso completes Toyota LMP1 test

Following its victory in the Bapco 6 Hours of Bahrain on Saturday, its fifth of the season, the Toyota Gazoo Racing team returned to the Bahrain International Circuit today to participate in the annual WEC rookie test. Regular drivers Mike Conway and Sebastien Buemi were joined at the test by two-time world champion Fernando Alonso and rising endurance star Thomas Laurent. The rookie test represented the perfect opportunity for Alonso, who is interested by Le Mans as well as endurance racing in general, to drive a state-of-the-art hybrid LMP1 car. He completed a total of 113 laps in the No 8 TS050 Hybrid, a total of 611km. Laurent joined the test as a reward for his impressive performances...
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