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Optimum, Wilkinson and Ellis take Silver Cup British GT Championship honours at Brands Hatch

Following back-to-back victories in GT Open and Spa-Francorchamps, the Optimum Motorsport team put in another stellar performance in the penultimate round of the British series to overcome a 20-second success penalty and severe tyre degradation to claim the GT3 Silver Cup Championship at Brands Hatch with one round remaining....
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Dominant Optimum Motorsport seal first win of the season at 200th GT Open.

Optimum Motorsport celebrated their first win of the year in the new Aston Martin Vantage at the Red Bull Ring over the weekend (13-14 July). Reigning British GT champion, Jonny Adam, returned to the team for the weekend’s showing to partner Aston Martin academy driver, Ollie Wilkinson, in International...
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Jonny Adam to join Ollie Wilkinson and Optimum Motorsport in fourth round of GT Open

Optimum Motorsport heads to the Red Bull Ring next weekend as the International GT Open enters the half-way point. Previously known as the Österreichring – and later the A1 Ring – the ten-corner track is housed within the Styrian mountains and has undergone various alterations since its initial construction...
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Optimum Motorsport miss out on a podium at Donington Park

Optimum Motorsport narrowly missed out on a podium in Donington Park, after a fire to the rear of the GT3 ended their hopes prematurely. Ollie Wilkinson and Bradley Ellis impressed in qualifying to set a collective 2:55:582 to slot into seventh on the grid. Ollie’s initial time in the...
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Optimum Motorsport to return to Donington for the first time since sealing the 2018 British GT Championship crown

Optimum Motorsport return to Donington Park next weekend (22-23 June), almost one-year after sealing the 2018 British GT Championship. Last year the Derbyshire based circuit held the season closing British GT round, but this year the circuit appears twice, marking the mid-way point next weekend and the season finale...
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Snetterton British GT Championship rounds prove frustrating for Optimum Motorsport

Having put down solid foundations to the British GT Championship at Oulton Park, Optimum Motorsport travelled to Snetterton this weekend (18-19 May) for rounds three and four confident of a good result in both the GT3 and GT4 classes. Ultimately, it proved to be a disappointing weekend for the...
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Optimum Motorsport battle for victory as GT Open gets underway at Paul Ricard

It came down to the very final lap of the second round of the race weekend as the International GT Open Championship got underway at the glorious Circuit Paul Ricard in the South of France. Ultimately, despite his best efforts, Ollie Wilkinson could not deny his rival the victory...
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Defending British GT Champions Optimum Motorsport shine with superb Oulton Park Podium

Having proved to be so dominant at the same venue last year, the 2019 edition of the Oulton Park season-opener to the British GT Championship brought lots of learnings, and with it came a superb first podium of the season – and Silver Cup victory – for Ollie Wilkinson...
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Four Optimum Motorsport drivers selected for the AMR Young Driver Academy

All of the eligible drivers competing with Optimum Motorsport this year have been accepted into the Aston Martin Racing Young Driver Academy. The re-launched programme aims to fast-track young racing talent competing with the brand’s Vantage GT3 and GT4 cars this year. Connor O’Brien, Jack Butel, Patrik Matthiesen and...
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Optimum Motorsport chasing further wins as GT Open heads to Monza

While Optimum Motorsport is battling for championship honours in British GT, the team are also seeking further success in the International GT Open championship this weekend at Monza. The last round at Silverstone saw Ollie Wilkinson and Bradley Ellis claim victory in the #96 Audi R8 LMS, followed by...
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