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Aston Martin Racing victorious at Le Mans
One year on from Aston Martin?s first victory in the GT1 class in 2007 ? which was the first Le Mans win since the company triumphed overall in 1959 ? the 009 DBR9 of David Brabham, Antonio Garcia and Darren Turner has claimed another GT1 win at the La Sarthe circuit.
Impreza WRC2008 launches at Rally Greece
On Wednesday evening prior to the start of the Acropolis Rally of Greece, the Subaru World Rally Team officially introduced their all-new Impreza WRC2008.
Strong start for Aston Martin-powered LMP1 in Monza
It was a dramatic second round at the 1000 km Monza seeing Jan Charouz and Stefan Mücke finishing eighth in the LMP1 one class gaining a valuable one point.
Steve Richards on the podium for all three New Zealand races
Ford Performance Racing’s drivers had it all to do in the opening round of the inaugural Hamilton 400 V8 Supercar Championship race after a dramatic first lap.
Aston Martin powered LMP1 car debuts with a podium finish
The Aston Martin-powered LMP1 car of Charouz Racing Systems clinched a podium finish on its debut at the opening Le Mans Series round in Barcelona.
Prodrive develops new hydrogen fuel cell controller
Prodrive has developed a new production-ready ECU specifically for the control of hydrogen fuel cells as part of a programme part funded by the Technology Strategy Board. The unit, called PP150, has been developed in conjunction with fuel cell power systems company, Intelligent Energy, as part of a three year, DTI-funded programme to develop fuel cells for real world applications.
First official pictures of Aston Martin Vantage GT2
Aston Martin Racing has revealed the first official pictures of the Vantage GT2, which will make its race debut with James Watts Automotive at the first round of the Le Mans Series at Barcelona on 5 April.
Vehicle dynamics that actively toe the line
Motorsport and vehicle technology specialist, Prodrive, is developing a vehicle dynamics system that actively adjusts toe angle to improve vehicle handling.
Motorsport specialist bolsters aerospace capabilities
The world’s largest independent motorsport business, Prodrive, has received AS9100 accreditation for its machining and procurement operation.
McRae reunited with 6R4 at Rallye Sunseeker
Jimmy McRae will drive the Prodrive-prepared MG Metro 6R4 he last competed in at the RAC Rally in December 1986. He will do a demonstration run along Bournemouth’s seafront promenade at Rallye Sunseeker, on the evening of Friday 22 February