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

TMG-supported athlete Andrea Eskau is once again a Paralympic champion following a brilliant performance in Rio de Janeiro in the cycling.

Having earned silver in the women’s time trial earlier in the week, Andrea went one better and won her fifth Paralympic gold medal, in the road race.

TMG has worked with Andrea since the London 2012 Games, supporting her summer and winter Paralympic campaigns with custom-made carbon fibre solutions for her bike and ski sledge.

The bike Andrea used successfully in Rio was optimised by TMG’s composites department, both for comfort and speed. It features a carbon fibre seat insert, which is lighter and more ergonomic than traditional solutions, to ensure Andrea remains in the ideal sitting position.

Additionally, a weight-saving programme has been carried out to reduce any unnecessary weight on the carbon fibre chassis and associated fixations, reducing the mass of Andrea’s bike by an impressive 600g.

That work has been carried out by TMG’s composites department, in any spare time available between preparing bodywork parts for the TS050 HYBRID, which participates in the FIA World Endurance Championship.

     top

download-brochure-310

media-photos-tile

this-is-enginering-tile

 
 
Latest Careers
 
 
 
Latest Information
 
 
13 September 2019
This weekend will see the debut of Andrea Eskau’s new handbike, designed and built by TOYOTA Motorsport GmbH (TMG). The 48-year-old multiple Paralympic...
 
09 September 2019
At the end of August, the FIA World Rally Championship made its annual stop in Germany for the ADAC Rallye Deutschland and this was the perfect...
 
29 August 2019
·         Companies will develop first-to-market additive manufacturing solutions to change automotive design and...
 
22 July 2019
TOYOTA GAZOO Racing’s history-making TS050 HYBRID has been further optimised ahead of the 2019-2020 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) season as the...
 
03 July 2019
TOYOTA GAZOO Racing confirmed today that it will launch the GR Supra GT4, a race car for customer teams*1, in 2020. The announcement comes in response to...