Aston Martin Racing back to FIA WEC with three works Vantages


As was the case in 2016, Aston Martin Racing will be fielding three full factory Vantage GTEs in this year's FIA World Endurance Championship.

Two cars will be competing in the upper GTE-Pro class. The team will have a single-car effort in the GTE-Am one.

The 2016 GTE-Pro champions Nicki Thiim and Marco Sorensen will be once gain at the wheel of the #95 Aston Martin Vantage GTE.

Their team-mates, Darren Turner  and Jonny Adam will be sharing the sister #97 Aston Martin Vantage GTE.

The names of the thrid drivers for the two GTE-Pro cars will be announced later.

The GTE-Am entry, the #98 Aston Martin Vantage GTE, will be in the hands of Paul Dalla Lana, Pedro Lamy and Mathias Lauda.

Photo: Aston Martin