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Optimum Motorsport takes their first win of the season in Total Quartz Ginetta GT5 Challenge

Gary Simms delivered Optimum Motorsport’s first race win of the 2012 campaign with a lights to flag victory in the first race of the weekend at Rockingham. Simms and fellow Optimum Motorsport team mate, Thiago Calvet, were blisteringly quick all weekend around the Corby circuit and would have blocked...
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Top 10 finish for Optimum’s Ginetta GT3 at Rockingham

George Murrells and Ginetta development driver Mike Simpson secured a 10th place finish at Rockingham in round 5 of the British GT Championship on Sunday. The result sees Optimum take their first British GT championship points and is also the first top 10 finish for Ginetta’s new G55 GT3...
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Optimum Motorsport secures another podium at Brands Hatch

Optimum Motorsport claimed another podium on Saturday with third overall in the fourth round of the MSA Britcar Endurance Championship from Brands Hatch. George Murrells qualified the GT3 Ginetta third with a time of 46.4 seconds around the twisty 1.21 mile Indy circuit. Murells was just a 1/10th off...
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Optimum Motorsport takes all 3 class wins in GT Cup opener

Optimum Motorsport’s Ginetta G50 in its new GT4 specification was put through its paces at Donington Park on the 29th April in the opening round of the Bute Motorsport GT Cup Championship. New groupings based on power to weight ratio and a new three race format ensured that a...
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Optimum Motorsport takes class win in second round of MSA Britcar Endurance Championship at Donington

Optimum Motorsport’s new Ginetta G55 GT3 got off to the perfect start in its first outing in theMSABritcar Endurance Championship, taking the Group 1 class win. The car also finished second overall behind the invitation Ginetta-run G55 GT3 driven by Ginetta works driver Mike Simpson and ex Le Mans...
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Solid start for Optimum Motorsports GT5 quartet

Optimum Motorsport made an encouraging start to their Ginetta GT5 Championship efforts, taking 3rd place in the teams Championship after the season opener at Oulton Park during Easter weekend. The Wakefield based team’s newest recruit David Barker made excellent progress throughout the weekend, getting quicker with every session as...
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Optimum takes well earned second in season opener

Optimum secured an unexpected podium finish on Saturday against difficult circumstances, with Lee Mowle and George Murrells taking second in Class 1 at the MSA Britcar Endurance opener at Silverstone. The result was much better than the team had expected going in to the weekend, as unforeseen delays with...
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George Murrells confirmed as one of Optimum’s GT3 drivers for 2012 British GT Championship

Optimum Motorsport has confirmed George Murrells as one of their drivers to race in this year’s British GT Championship in their new Ginetta G55 GT3. George joined Optimum in 2010 to race in the Ginetta Challenge which he went on to win taking six race victories across the season...
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Gary Simms confirmed by Optimum Motorsport for the 2012 Total Quartz Ginetta GT5 Challenge

Multiple Ginetta Challenge Championship winning team Optimum Motorsport have announced that they’ve retained the services of last year’s G20 runner-up driver, Gary Simms. Simms has been promoted to the G40 class and will be behind the wheel of Optimum’s 2011 winning car for the 2012 Total Quartz Ginetta GT5...
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Optimum Motorsport: Ginetta Media Day

Optimum Motorsport are thrilled to announce the triumphant return of their GT4 Ginetta G50 from the Dubai 24 hour. The winning Ginetta will be displayed in all its hard fought racing glory at the Ginetta Media Day hosted at Silverstone on Monday 5th March.
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