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Meet the TGR WEC team

Pushing the limits to test our advanced hybrid technology
Since their successful debut season, the TOYOTA GAZOO Racing WEC team has worked hard to defend his Drivers' and Manufacturers' World Championship titles in the pinnacle of automobile endurance racing.

Akio Toyoda

Team Founder & President of Toyota Motor Corporation

Kazuki Nakajima

Vice Chairman TOYOTA GAZOO Racing Europe

Kamui Kobayashi

Team Principal & Driver

Car #7

Driver Mike Conway
Country UK
Best achievements Winning at Monaco, Macau and Long Beach circuits. Winning the 2019-2020 and 2021 World Endurance Championship. Winner 2021 Le Mans 24 Hours.

Car #7

Driver Kamui Kobayashi
Country Japan
Best achievements F1 podium finisher, fastest lap in Le Mans history with pole position at Le Mans 2017. Winning 2019-2020 and 2021 World Endurance Championship. Winner 2021 Le Mans 24 Hours.

Car #7

Driver José María López
Country Argentina
Best achievements Winning the 2014, 2015, 2016 World Touring Car Championship. Winning the 2019-2020 and 2021 World Endurance Championship. Winner 2021 Le Mans 24 Hours.

Car #8

Driver Sébastien Buemi
Country Switzerland
Best achievements Winning the 2014 and 2018-19 World Endurance Championship. Winner of Le Mans 24 Hours in 2018, 2019 and 2020.

Car #8

Driver Brendon Hartley
Country New Zealand
Best achievements Winning the 2015, and 2017 World Endurance Championship. Winner of Le Mans 24 Hours in 2017 and 2020.

Car #8

Driver Ryo Hirakawa
Country Japan
Best achievements Winning 2017 Super GT championship and 2012 Japanese Formula 3 championship. Le Mans debut 2016.