Home / Auto News / News article: Toyota Hybrid Le Mans Race Car Pre-Season Testing, Behind the Scenes - Video - AutoGuide.com News
 |  Mar 02 2012, 2:31 PM

With the recent announcement by Audi that it will enter a hybrid diesel R18 race car at the 24 Hours of Le Mans this season, Toyota is not going to have an easy time trying to take the checkered flag.

That said, the Japanese automaker has been rigorously testing its entry, the TS030, a gasoline electric prototype designed to showcase Toyota’s leadership in hybrid technology.

In addition to the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Toyota has announced it will also compete with the car in the World Endurance Championship series.

For a behind the scenes look at testing of the TS030 watch the video below:

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