TOYOTA Racing Sets the Pace in Third Practice

TOYOTA Racing’s TS030 HYBRID became the first car this week to break the 1min 50secs barrier at the Shanghai International Circuit when Alex Wurz and Nicolas Lapierre went fastest in third practice.

In changing conditions – which required slick, intermediate and wet Michelin tyres to be used – Alex set a fastest lap of 1min 48.979secs to beat the opposition by 1.618secs, having completed 23 laps.