Le Mans 2012 Speculation Begins…

I know it’s early but with so much speculation about 2012 Le Mans I thought I would throw my hat into the ring with some of my own thoughts on who is going to be doing what in which machines.

Audi

As winners of last year, and the year before, it is only right and proper that we start with these guys. So far Audi have kept quiet about any plans for 2012 but personally I do not think that there are going to be any major changes to the R18 on the horizon. With the announcement that Porsche are going to return to Le Mans in 2014 it would be safe to assume that fellow VAG manufacture Audi will step down (the question of whether Porsche will run a diesel is for another post) after 2013 so a new car or power plant seems unlikely. Continue reading

Aston Martin Vantage GT3 – First Photos

Like any motorsport fan I do like a good Aston Martin and since the retirement of the venerable Aston Martin DBRS9 was announced we have all been waiting for our first look of the all new Aston Martin Vantage GT3.

So far all Aston Martin have shown us is some computer designed images of their new car. However, I have managed to come across some photos of the Vantage GT3 going through it’s paces at Prodrive’s test track in Warwick.

Aston Martin Vantage GT3 development photo
The all new Aston Martin Vantage GT3 Continue reading