Toyota confirms Red Bull reserve Buemi for Le Mans

Sebastien Buem

Sebastien Buemi

Feb.10 (GMM) Red Bull reserve Sebastien Buemi has added Le Mans to his 2012 calendar, it was confirmed officially on Friday.

It was expected that the former Toro Rosso driver, who has been signed as Red Bull’s full time reserve driver for this season, would also join Toyota’s new Le Mans sports car project.

Also to drive the Japanese giant’s new hybrid will be former F1 driver Anthony Davidson, Toyota said.

“This is an exciting driver lineup for our additional car,” said team president Yoshiaki Kinoshita.

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