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Prodrive creates 40 new high tech jobs in Milton Keynes
Advanced composite engineering business, Prodrive, is looking for 40 new employees as a result of winning major contracts in the aerospace and automotive sectors.
Lifting the lid on steering feel
Prodrive works with many of the world\'s leading vehicle manufacturers on ride and handling programmes. Here our chief engineer dynamics explains \'steering feel\' and why it is so important.
Success for customer MINIs
The weekend saw a first, second and a third place for our customers as they competed in national championships across Europe at the weekend.
National award for child seat safety campaign
Prodrive, Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue Service and Queensway Primary School in Banbury have received the Innovation Award in the Youth on Board Awards for a child safety seat campaign, which is currently running in primary schools across Banbury. The award, given by the British Youth Council, is judged by young people and recognises projects which encourage youth participation.
MINI RX wins on its debut
Liam Doran won gold at the Munich XGames in his MINI RX on the carís competition debut and then followed this up with silver in the second final.
Aston Martin Racing takes third place in the 24 Hours of Le Mans
Aston Martin Racing finished third in the highly competitive GTE Pro class in the 24 Hours of Le Mans with its #97 Vantage GTE, a result dedicated by the team to its driver Allan Simonsen, who was involved in a tragic accident in the #95 car shortly after the start of the race.
Double pole for Aston Martin at Le Mans
Aston Martin Racing has qualified on pole for Le Mans with its #99 Vantage GTE, as well as securing pole position in the GTE Am class with the #95 car to continue the teamís 100 per cent pole success rate in the 2013 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) season.
Value modelling process cuts competition car development costs by up to 50%
Prodrive is developing value model for theoretically-optimised Dakar and RallyX entries, as global interest in the formulae grows.
Vantage GT3 at Silverstone this weekend
We will be entering our Bilstein Vantage GT3 recently run at the NŁrburgring 24 Hours (N24) into the Silverstone round of the Blancpain Endurance Series at this weekend (1-2 June).
Aston Martin confirms fifth car for Spa and announces Le Mans driver line-up
Aston Martin Racing has confirmed it will run a fifth car at the second round of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC), the Six Hours of Spa-Francorchamps, with Richie Stanaway (NZ) completing the 15-strong driver line-up while Rob Bell (GB) and Peter Dumbreck (GB) make their season debuts for the team.