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Optimum all set for three-car push as British GT gets underway at Oulton Park

Optimum Motorsport return to British GT Championship once again, scaling up from a single car operation in 2018 to three cars for the current campaign which gets underway this coming Easter weekend at Oulton Park with two one-hour races. In the GT3 category, Optimum Motorsport are the defending champions...
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Team Manager Bas Leinders looks ahead to the British GT Championship

With three cars in the field this year in British GT, Team Manager Bas Leinders looks ahead to the fresh challenge of fielding two entries in the GT4 class, as well aiming to defend the teams’ drivers title in GT3. Q: It’s been a busy off season getting ready...
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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 confirm Wilkinson and Ellis for 2019 British GT Championship title defence

Having made their debut with Aston Martin Racing machinery in 2018 and subsequently gone on to record an emphatic drivers’ championship with Flick Haigh and Jonny Adam, Optimum Motorsport are pleased to announce that alongside its GT4 commitments, the team is returning to the GT3 class with the all-new...
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Robinson and Matthiesen join Optimum for GT4 championship challenge in British GT

Optimum Motorsport is delighted to confirm its second GT4 entry into this year’s British GT Championship. As reigning GT3 champions, the British-based squad are expanding their programme in 2019 to include two brand-new Aston Martin Vantage GT4 entries, as well as the new GT3. Mike Robinson returns to the...
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Optimum Motorsport recommit to GT Open: New Aston Martin GT3 for Wilkinson and Ellis

Having dipped a metaphorical toe in the International GT Open waters late in 2017, Optimum Motorsport competed in the Championship full-time last year and are delighted to confirm a season-long commitment to the series again in 2019 with Ollie Wilkinson and Bradley Ellis. The team are happy to announce...
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Strong Optimum Motorsport showing compromised in Dubai 24 Hours

With three class victories to the team’s credit already, Optimum Motorsport hoped to add to that tally in the 2019 edition of the 24 Hours of Dubai. Despite their best efforts and solid pace, the team had to be content with eight position in the GT4 class after a...
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Jack Butel to partner Connor O’Brien in Optimum Motorsport British GT programme

As part of the expanded programme in British GT in 2019, Optimum Motorsport are pleased to announce that Jack Butel will join the team, racing alongside Connor O’Brien in the new Aston Martin Vantage GT4. With Jack on board for the season, this completes the all Silver line-up for...
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Optimum return to Dubai 24H seeking fourth victory in eight years

With an impressive record in the 24H of Dubai, Optimum Motorsport return to one of the most challenging events on the motorsport calendar this week (10-12 January) for the eighth straight season, seeking a fourth victory at the UAE venue. This year the team will field the #432 Ginetta...
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O’Brien joins Optimum Motorsport for two-car British GT Championship GT4 challenge

Optimum Motorsport are pleased to confirm that it will field two new generation Aston Martin GT4s in the 2019 British GT Championship with Ginetta racer Connor O’Brien stepping up from GT5 competition. After making his circuit racing debut in 2017, Connor returned to the Ginetta GT5 Challenge for a...
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