Beechdean AMR fastest in a wet ELMS FP1 at Silverstone

The European Le Mans Series action has started at Silverstone. Teams and drivers took part in a cold and wet opening practice session.

Beechdean AMR was the fastest in GTE class with their factory #99 Aston Martin Vantage GTE. The car driven by Andrew Howard, Alex McDowell and Darren Turner set the quickest time in class with 2:21.752.

Proton Competition was second fastest with the #77 Porsche 911 RSR driven by Marco Seefried, Mike Hedlund and Wolf Henzler.

The top-three in class was completed by the second Aston Martin Racing (#96 Aston Martin Vantage GTE) entry of Roald Goethe, Stuart Hall and Richie Stanaway.

Best of the Ferraris was fifth fastest, the #51 458 Italia from AF Corse with drivers Piergiuseppe Perazzini, Marco Cioci and Rui Aguas.

Photo: ELMS