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Driving the Aston Martin Vantage GTE Race Car

Forget GT3 cars, this is a full-on 500bhp GTE racer, and the very Aston Martin Vantage that won the GT title in the 2016 World Endurance Championship.

AMR Enters Works-supported Car in Daytona 24hrs

Aston Martin Racing will contest the 2016 Rolex 24 at Daytona with works team regulars Richie Stanaway (NZ), Mathias Lauda (AT), Pedro Lamy (P) and Paul Dalla Lana completing the four-driver lineup.

The weekend, which takes place over 30-31 January, is the season opener for this year’s IMSA Weathertech Sportscar Championship; North America’s premier sports car series.

Following an extensive ROAR test session at the beginning of the month, the team returns to the circuit with their V12 Vantage GT3, confident of a strong finish in the GTD class. Testing times remained close throughout the weekend, with the top 18 GTD runners separated by just 1.62 seconds in practice six.

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Rehberger Vantage GTE . Aston Martin Racing has unveiled a 24 Hours of Le Mans art car designed by artist Tobias Rehberger. Rehberger is renowned for his abstract art and optical effects that distort perception and has received numerous international prizes and awards, including the Golden Lion for best artist at the 2009 Venice Biennale. Thirty years since the first art car ran in the 24-hour race, Rehberger set out to create a design that uses geometric shapes and patterns to give the car, when static, the impression of movement