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Optimum Motorsport intends to field two-entries in the 2020 Blancpain GT World Challenge Europe

With multiple championships already in the history books, Optimum Motorsport are opening a new chapter in their short history to date by expanding its race programme next year with an intention to field two entries in the highly competitive Blancpain GT World Challenge Europe incorporating Endurance and Sprint Cup....
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A bitter-sweet British GT season finale for Optimum Motorsport

Optimum Motorsport headed to the final round of the British GT Championship at Donington Park realistic of its chances of adding the overall GT3 drivers’ championship to the Silver Cup success for Ollie Wilkinson and Bradley Ellis. The real aim was to finish the season off on a high,...
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Optimum Motorsport in it to win it as British GT heads back to Donington for The Decider

With no success penalty ballast on the #96 Aston Martin Vantage, Optimum Motorsport head to the British GT Championship season finale at Donington Park seeking its second GT3 victory and is in with a mathematical chance of repeating last’s years success in claiming the overall drivers’ championship. The season...
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Podium denied on difficult GT Open Silverstone weekend

While Optimum Motorsport’s GT4 entry enjoyed a successful race weekend at Silverstone, it was a little more difficult for the GT3 side of the garage in the fifth round of the International GT Open Championship. Having already stood on the top step of the podium and shown great pace...
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Emotional first podium position for Connor O’Brien in GT Cup Open Europe at Silverstone

Good things come to those who wait and for British GT Championship regular Connor O’Brien, Saturday at Silverstone was the day when the popular Irish racer secured the runner-up position and with it, his very first racing podium on his debut in GT Cup Open Europe. A follow-up class...
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Optimum racer Ollie Wilkinson receives the BRDC Rising Star accolade

It’s been a standout season to date for Optimum Motorsport and Ollie Wilkinson in both the British GT Championship as well as the International GT Open. The British Racing Drivers’ Club have certainly taken note and a result, Ollie is proud to become the latest BRDC Rising Star. The...
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Optimum to field GT4 Vantage at Silverstone for O’Brien and Eastwood in GT Cup Open

Optimum Motorsport already has one race winning GT3 entered in the International GT Open for the coming weekend and are delighted to confirm that it will field a second entry in the supporting GT Cup Open Europe races at Silverstone. Connor O’Brien is joined by Charlie Eastwood for a...
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Optimum seek second successive victory as GT Open travels to Silverstone

It has already been a very successful season for Optimum Motorsport in the International GT Open, with Ollie Wilkinson and Jonny Adam making their debut together at the Red Bull Ring last time out and going on to take a dominant overall win. The 200th International GT Open round...
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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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Optimum Motorsport overcome GT4 issues to secure double top ten finish at Brands Hatch

While the GT3 side of the Optimum Motorsport garage wrapped up the Silver Cup honours with one round remaining, both GT4 Aston Martin Vantage entries suffered mechanical issues beyond the control of the team, but still came out with a double top-ten result in the penultimate round of the...
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