By continuing to use this website, or by clicking Accept, you agree to our use of cookies to optimize your website experience. You can find more information about how to change your cookie settings here (https://goo.gl/TLfruX). All cookies will be automatically deleted from our system within 30 days. You can find out more about our Privacy Policy here.

Your JavaScript is not activated. Please make sure to activate JavaScript in your browser settings to ensure all functions!
  • TMG Home
  • Car Design & Development
  • Engine Design & Development
  • Electric Vehicle Technologie
  • Forschung und Entwicklung
  • Manufacturing
  • Racing von TMG

21 May 2013

wt3 

The updated TMG EV P002 is ready for its track testing debut as it prepares to defend its electric title in the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb.

After the electric powertrain was already upgraded by TOYOTA Motorsport GmbH (TMG), the record-breaking car was shipped to TOYOTA Racing Development USA for aerodynamic modifications.

Wind tunnel testing in North Carolina earlier this week confirmed a significant downforce gain, with results indicating a good aerodynamic balance has been achieved.

The TMG team has already touched down in the US and is at TRD USA headquarters in Salisbury, North Carolina to prepare the electric powertrain for track testing.

In a few hours a shakedown will take place before the track test tomorrow at Carolina Motorsport Park, where multiple Pikes Peak champion Rod Millen will drive the TMG EV P002 for the first time.

Pikes Peak International Hill Climb takes place on 30 June in Colorado with TMG and TRD USA aiming to improve on the electric record of 10minutes 15.380seconds which the TMG EV P002 set in 2012.

     top

download-brochure-310

media-photos-tile

this-is-enginering-tile

 
 
Latest Careers
 
 
 
Latest Information
 
 
31 August 2018
We’ll be back. That’s what we said a year ago and that’s exactly what happened in 2018 when TOYOTA Motorsport GmbH (TMG) visited the German round of the...
 
08 August 2018
The employees of Toyota Motorsport GmbH (TMG) naturally have a close relationship to the Nürburgring Nordschleife, but from July 27 to 29 they took to the...
 
25 July 2018
We are family! Under our 2018 slogan “one for all, all for one” our employees and their families joined together on Saturday June 23 to explore TMG and...
 
17 June 2018
TOYOTA GAZOO Racing won the 86th Le Mans 24 Hours, taking an historic first victory at its 20th attempt. Sébastien Buemi, Kazuki Nakajima and Fernando...
 
23 March 2018
Andrea Eskau returned from PyeongChang with six Paralympic medals following an incredible Games with her TOYOTA Motorsport GmbH-developed ski sled. The...