Why the LMP1 title destination is not a foregone conclusion

Why the LMP1 title destination is not a foregone conclusion

The bookmakers have put long odds on the 2019/20 WEC superseason being taken away from the #8 Toyota driven by Alonso, Buemi and Nakajima. But the reality is that the title fight is tighter than they think

Fernando Alonso, in all likelihood, is going to become a three-time world champion at the Le Mans 24 Hours this weekend. He's a shoo-in for the World Endurance Championship title together with Sebastien Buemi and Kazuki Nakajima.

They sit 31 points ahead of their Toyota team-mates Kamui Kobayashi, Mike Conway and Jose Maria Lopez, with just 39 to play for at the 2018/19 WEC superseason finale. So you wouldn't get very long odds on Alonso and co becoming champions.

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