Thomas Laurent1997-04-05 (age 22)
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Toyota has added Thomas Laurent and Kenta Yamashita to its driver roster for next month’s FIA World Endurance Championship rookie test in Bahrain.
The latest WEC Equivalence of Technology changes have done little to even the field between Toyota and its LMP1 opposition in Fuji, claim numerous privateer drivers.
Toyota was "cruising" in first qualifying for the Le Mans 24 Hours and could go "a lot faster" if it wanted to, according to the marque's LMP1 privateer rivals.
Former Le Mans 24 Hours winners Andre Lotterer and Neel Jani will line up together in one of Rebellion Racing's new privateer LMP1s in the FIA World Endurance Championship.
David Cheng, team owner of Jackie Chan DC Racing, says he believed he had secured Thomas Laurent for the 2018/19 FIA World Endurance Championship season until his "surprise" defection to Rebellion.
The Jackie Chan DC Racing LMP2 squad leads the 85th running of the Le Mans 24 Hours outright with two hours left to run, but is being chased hard by the #2 Porsche LMP1 in the fight for overall honours.
26 cars took to the grid for the penultimate race of the 2016-2017 Asian Le Mans Series, held in Buriram, Thailand.
DC Racing strengthened its lead in the 2016/17 Asian Le Mans Series title race with a conclusive victory in the penultimate round of the season in Buriram, Thailand.
Asian Le Mans Endurance Series start this weekend in Zhuhai China
Ho-Pin Tung, Thomas Laurent and David Cheng conquered the LMP3 title for the 2015-16 edition of the Asian Le Mans Series.