R-Motorsport Earns Ninth Place Finish in 70th 24 Hours of Spa 29.07.2018
- #62 Aston Martin Vantage V12 GT3 – Finished: P35 (485 laps)
- #76 Aston Martin Vantage V12 GT3 – Finished: P9 (508 laps)
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Debut of one new Aston Martin Vantage V8 GT3 is planned
Today R-Motorsport announced that Dominik Baumann will join its drivers squad. The 24h of Spa-Francorchamps on 28th/29th July will be the Austrian’s debut in the Aston Martin Vantage V12 GT3 of the R-Motorsport team. Dominik Baumann is the latest addition to the Swiss two-car Aston Martin team. The first outing in the Aston Martin V12 GT3 will be at the Spa test day on 3rd July.
Former LMP2 driver and Formula Renault 3.5 World Series Vice Champion Vaxiviere joins R-Motorsport / Driver line-up with announcement of the sixth seat finalized soon
The next two race drivers who will be competing in the Aston Martin Vantage GT3 for R-Motorsport during the next Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup have been announced.
R-Motorsport has added former DTM ace Maxime Martin and Aston Martin factory driver Nicki Thiim to its 2018 Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup lineup.
We have partnered with the established outfit Arden Motorsport and together with this professional team and a fantastic driver line-up with Alex Brundle and Jake Dennis, we have the ambition to fight for the win of the championship with our two Aston Martin Vantage GT3 race cars.
The close to production specification Aston Martin Vantage GT8 that performed so well in last year’s N24, will again be tested to the absolute limit later this month when it competes on the infamous Nordschleife circuit, seeking the SP8 class win it almost claimed in 2016. In preparation for the challenge ahead, the Vantage GT8 participated in the recent 24h qualification race, held over 6 hours, where it took class victory in commanding style.