ALONSO, BUEMI, NAKAJIMA TAKE HAT-TRICK WIN; FERRARI TRIUMPHS IN LMGTE PRO
The No.8 Toyota TS050 HYBRID of Fernando Alonso, Sébastien Buemi and Kazuki Nakajima took their third consecutive FIA WEC victory at Silverstone today.
The Toyota Gazoo Racing team enjoyed another 1-2 finish after a close battle throughout the 6 Hours of Silverstone.
LMGTE Pro saw a typically thrilling multi-manufacturer battle but it was reigning champions James Calado and Alessandro Pier Guidi who took their first win of the Super Season in the No.51 AF Corse Ferrari 488 GTE Evo.
The Jackie Chan DC Racing squad took a dominant 1-2 victory in LMP2 as Ho-Pin Tung, Stéphane Richelmi and Gabriel Aubry beat the No.37 crewed Jazeman Jaafar, Weiron Tan and Nabil Jeffri ORECA-Gibson.
LMGTE Am saw a second consecutive victory for Dempsey-Proton Racing Porsche as Christian Ried, Julien Andlauer and Matt Campbell sealed their second consecutive victory after Le Mans.