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    Motorsports: Aston Martin to race with solar power

    Aston Martin may be more about luxury GTs than performance-obsessed supercars, but when it comes to racing, it's no holds barred. Aston Martin Racing has developed competition-spec versions of the Vantage and DB9, and even done a few LMP1 prototypes. But while some have been powered by V8s and ...

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    Official: Aston Martin unleashes new Vantage GTE on WEC, Le Mans [w/video]

    Few outfits have benefited from the kind of success that Aston Martin Racing has enjoyed. The team has emerged as an absolutely dominant force in the numerous GT classes of endurance racing around the world. But Aston's success arguably went to its head a little, prompting AMR to abandon its GT ...

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    Aston Martin earns first ALMS overall victory, BMW and Dyson lock up team championships at Laguna Seca

    Aston Martin Racing hasn't had much success with their factory LMP1 program, finishing outside the top ten in their European Le Mans Series races this year and completing only a couple laps in the 24 Hours of Le Mans. This past weekend, Aston Martin did manage to create a bright spot in its ...

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    Official: Aston Martin shows off new Vantage GT3 racer

    Recent endurance races have seen Aston Martin fielding cars at every level of competition, and the British sportscar manufacturer isn't about to give up its strategy of proliferation. The proof? A few months back, we brought you word that Aston was planning on replacing its DBRS9 with a new ...

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    Confirmed: Audi R18 TDI to debut at Spa while Aston Martin watches from the pit lane

    There's plenty to be excited about in this year's Le Mans racing season, and the new Audi R18 TDI arguably ranks chief among them. Audi's new fixed-roof racer will make its debut at the Spa 1000km race next weekend, showing for the first time what it can do against a competitive field ahead of ...

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    Aston Martin launching new V12 Vantage GT3 to replace DBRS9

    It used to be that Aston Martin race cars were staggered: the GT1 and GT3 cars were based on the DB9, while the GT2 and GT4 machines were based on the Vantage. But that was before the V12 Vantage came into the production lineup, and before the company veered into top-tier LMP1 racing. And while ...

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    Aston Martin looks set to flood Le Mans grids with new prototype

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    Since returning to the sportscar racing scene in 2005, Aston Martin Racing has expanded its scope to cover every category of GT racing from the GT4-spec Vantage to the GT1-spec DBR9. But few were prepared for the full-on ...

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    Aston Martin Racing launches one-make Vantage GT4 series in UK

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    Single-make customer racing series are an engaging experience for exotic sportscar-makers and their customers. Ferrari's Challenge series dates back to the 348 (succeeded since by the 355, 360 and 430, soon to be replaced by ...

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    Aston Martin to run two works LMP1 cars at Le Mans, debut at Sebring

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    Aston Martin announced its initial plans for the upcoming 2010 racing season which will continue to include a two car attack on the 24 hours of Le Mans. However, before they get to Le Mans, Aston will run three warm up races with one ...

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    Aston Martin LMP1 debuts at Le Mans Series season-opener in Catalunya [SPOILER ALERT]

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    Ambition is good. Ambition backed by competence is better. Aston Martin Racing would appear to have both. Since landing on the endurance racing scene in 2005 with a victory in its first race, the competition arm of the ...

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    Sabelt stitches together a pair of shoes for Aston Martin Racing

    Aston Martin Racing has emerged as the dominant force in sports car racing wherever they've lined up on the grid, and they haven't gotten there without copious amounts of horsepower. And as Aston knows best, all that power needs to be properly harnessed, so for the past three years they – ...

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    Pics Aplenty: Aston Martin Racing Vantage GT2

    Click image for a hi-res gallery of the Vantage GT2The flexfuel-compatible Aston Martin Vantage GT2 that we first reported on back in January has finally been captured in the photo studio. Not surprisingly, it's a looker. After all, the Vantage is a car that activates the pheromones in many a ...

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    Aston Martin Racing takes a bitchin' family portrait

    Click above to enlarge (1,980 pixels wide)It's pretty incredible to think that three years ago there were no Aston Martin race cars. Now we can watch them in the European Le Mans Series, American Le Mans Series, FIA GT racing, as well as endurance races like the 24 Hours of Nurburgring and the ...

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    Aston Martin Racing unveils Gulf livery for DBR9s!

    Click image for high-res gallery var digg_url = ''; The now-famous powder-blue and orange Gulf Oil racing livery was on a 24 Hours of Le Mans winner for the first time in 1968 when Pedro Rodriguez and Lucien ...

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    Aston Martin Racing releases sketch of Vantage GT2

    Click image to enlarge var digg_url = ''; Aston Martin has officially completed the GT-class superfecta with the announcement of its new Vantage GT2. Aston Martin Racing has unveiled the first sketch of the GT2-class racing ...

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    Aston Martin and Prodrive develop the Rally GT

    Click to enlargeIndependent (and deep-pocketed) rally racing teams have a new machine available to them thanks to the people at Aston Martin and Prodrive. The Aston Martin Rally GT is being touted as the world's most exclusive rally car, and why not? It's not as if rally-prepped Vantages are a ...


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