|TOP TEN QUALIFYING FOR ASTON MARTIN AT THE NÜRBURGRING|
|Nürburgring, 20 June 2014 - Aston Martin Racing's V12 Vantage GT3 will start the 2014 ADAC Zurich Nürburgring 24 Hours from ninth place on the 169-strong grid, following an exciting top 30 qualifying shoot-out that saw works driver Stefan Mücke (DE) complete two flying laps of the 25-km long Nordschleife circuit.
Qualifying for the race - considered one of the most challenging and grueling 24-hour races in the world - takes place over two two-hour qualifying sessions followed by a shoo...[Read more...]|
|ASTON MARTIN RETURNS TO THE 'RING|
|Gaydon, 2014 - Aston Martin Racing will return to the Nürburgring later this month (21 June) to race its Bilstein-liveried V12 Vantage GT3 in the ADAC-sponsored 24-hour race.
The iconic blue and yellow liveried car, also carrying new Castrol Edge branding for 2014, will compete for the overall race win in the top SP9 class for FIA homologated GT3 on 21-22 June.
Continuing its tradition of intensive product prove-out at this unique and gruelling race, Aston Martin will also enter tw...[Read more...]|
|John Barnard's Finest: Some of the Greatest of Barnard's Design|
The latter-part of Barnard's Formula One career would be filled with disappointments and disputes. However, there was no disputing the genius of the man from London. In fact, a couple of innovations that are mainstays in Formula One design were first introduced by this man who had been involved in motor racing in some form or manner since the 1960s.
John Barnard would be born in London on the 4th of May in 1946. The war was over and a whole new world loomed on the horizon. It was t...[Read more...]|
|ROD HALL NAMED GRAND MARSHAL OF 2014 GENERAL TIRE NORRA MEXICAN 1000|
|-- Hall of Fame Racer To Be Part of 'The Happiest Race On Earth --
(Agua Dolce, Calif.): In celebration of his lifelong love affair with off-road motorsports, the Baja peninsula and an entire industry he helped to foster, racing legend Rod Hall was today named by the National Off Road Racing Association (NORRA) as 'Grand Marshal' for the 2014 General Tire NORRA Mexican 1000. Scheduled for May 10 – 14, this unique, vintage-flavored off-road event will cover 1,300+ miles over four days ...[Read more...]|
|ASTON MARTIN STARTS 2014 NÜRBURGRING CAMPAIGN|
|Gaydon, 28 March - Aston Martin Racing's 2014 Nürburgring campaign gets underway this weekend (29 March) as customer team Leonard Motorsport races its brand new V12 Vantage GT3 in the first round of the circuit's VLN series.
The team first drove the car at the official VLN test last weekend (22/23 March) ahead of the start of the 10-round series, where it was joined by Aston Martin Racing's works Bilstein-liveried Vantage GT3 in preparation for the ADAC Nürburgring 24 Hours in July.