WEC champ Anthony Davidson happy to lose 'monkey off my back'

Motor Racing - FIA World Endurance Championship - WEC- 'Prologue' Official Test Day Two - Paul Ricard, France
Motor Racing - FIA World Endurance Championship - WEC- 'Prologue' Official Test Day Two - Paul Ricard, France

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Anthony Davidson begins the defence of his World Endurance Championship at Sunday's 6 Hours of Silverstone with the #1 on the side of his car but that's not piling on any pressure. Far from it.

The Toyota Racing driver claimed his first title since 1999 and it came as some relief following many years of 'what have been' stories particularly after a promising Formula 1 career was abruptly cut short.