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Beechdean AMR Set for 24 hours of Le Mans

Beechdean Aston Martin Racing (AMR) are ready to take part in the 84th running of the prestigious Le Mans 24 hour. The 24 hour classic, that embodies the FIA World Endurance Championship, will see a stunning grid of 60 sports cars and 180 drivers compete for overall and class honours on Circuit De la Sarthe. This will be in front of an expected trackside crowd of over 600,000, as well as 120 million television viewers. During Wednesday and Thursday's Qualifying Practice sessions, the Factory Aston Martin Racing run #Beechdean99 V8 GTE was successfully able to qualify for the race in the hands of driving trio Andrew Howard, Liam Griffin and Gary Hirsch. "To race at Le Mans is a dream...

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Beechdean AMR Secure GT4 Podium at Chaotic Silverstone 500

Image courtesy of Sette Vie Luxury Italian Liqueurs Beechdean AMR youngsters Jack Bartholomew and Jordan Albert managed to secure a GT4 podium finish in what was a crazy fifth round of the 2016 British GT Championship.   The #407 double British GT championship winning car kept well clear of any drama - the storyline of the race - to secure its second podium finish of season. In changeable conditions, Bartholomew and Albert showed maturity way beyond their years to secure third and head into the second half of the season leading the championship standings.   "I am really happy with a podium at the Silverstone 500." Commented a satisfied Bartholomew. "The whole team did a tremendous job with the pit stops and...

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Beechdean AMR Look To Hit Back At Silverstone 500

Reigning British GT Championship squad Beechdean Aston Martin Racing (AMR) intend to hit back this weekend at what is considered to be their home race - the infamous Silverstone Grand Prix circuit - for the fifth round of the 2016 British GT Championship. Known as the ‘Silverstone 500’, this race will feature the series toughest test with a three hour endurance race.  Oulton Park two weeks ago was a difficult weekend for Beechdean AMR GT3 drivers Andrew Howard and Ross Gunn, when the pair rack up two pit stop infringement penalties. This coming weekend, a clean race will be the priority. The double championship winning Aston Martin Vantage V12 GT3 will enter the three hour race without a success penalty, and therefore have a strong chance to challenge for...

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Beechdean Goes Bling for Le Mans 2016

Beechdean AMR Reveal 2016 Le Mans Metallic Livery Beechdean AMR, who will be competing in the 84th running of the Le Mans 24 hour race in two weeks time, is set to sport a new livery. The Aston Martin Racing Factory run V8 GTE car, will be driven by trio Andrew Howard, Liam Griffin and Gary Hirsch. The world famous event has a 300,000 capacity and the new car will certainly be easy for visiting spectators to spot. The car will feature a ‘sexy’ new metallic blue, making the car incredibly distinctive from rival GTE AM class cars. “It’s is very exciting to be racing at Le Mans – the ultimate endurance race. We just felt that we needed a...

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