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Chris Harris and the Aston Martin GT12

Monday, July 6th, 2015 Posted in 24 hour race, Aston Martin, Video | 1 Comment »

Chris Harris and his cameraman Neil Carey take us deep into the world of the 2015 Nürburgring 24 Hour race. The star of the show is the production-based Aston Martin GT12. "Watching a car being driven fast around here is one ...

Supercar nirvana

Thursday, October 30th, 2014 Posted in Aston Martin, Audi, BMW, Caterham, Ferrari, Lotus, McLaren, Mercedes-Benz, Nissan, Porsche, Video | 1 Comment »

Hey, remember us? Yes, life gets in the way, AUSmotive keeps us busy, but we still love the Nürburgring very much. This video of desirable cars being flogged on one of the world's greatest strips of tarmac is sure to ...

Mal Rose prepares to turn it up to 11

Wednesday, June 4th, 2014 Posted in 24 hour race, Aston Martin, Australia | 5 Comments »

International endurance racing specialist Mal Rose will line up for his 11th consecutive start in the world's largest endurance racing event, the Nürburgring 24 Hour (19–22 June). Rose will drive a V8 Vantage (SP8 Class) with the Aston Martin Test ...

2013 N24h: Aston Martin post-race review

Thursday, May 23rd, 2013 Posted in 24 hour race, Aston Martin | 1 Comment »

After qualifying on the front row and showing superb early race pace Aston Martin had high hopes for the #007 V12 Vantage GT3. Indeed, they took the lead in the second hour and held it until the race was red ...

Mal Rose ready for his 10th Nürburgring 24 hour

Sunday, May 19th, 2013 Posted in 24 hour race, Aston Martin, Australia, GM, Mitsubishi, Subaru | No Comments »

A quick shout out for Mal Rose who is about to tackle the Green Hell for his tenth Nürburgring 24 hour race in a row. That's a fine achievement for any racer and even more admirable for the fact Mal ...

2012 N24h: Aston Martin video highlights

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012 Posted in 24 hour race, Aston Martin, Australia | No Comments »

Aston Martin brings us a new video with some six minutes of colour and movement from the 2012 Nürburgring 24 hour race. It's great to see a company like Aston embrace endurance events such as the Nürburgring 24 hour. They ...

2012 N24h: Aston Martin race review

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012 Posted in 24 hour race, Aston Martin | No Comments »

This year represented Aston Martin's most serious effort at the Nürburgring 24 hour race since their debut in 2006. Yet things didn,t quite go according to plan for the #006 and #007 V12 Vantage GT3s. Both cars encountered trouble early in ...