PROpeak Performance has successfully started running their first Aston Martin Vantage GT3 and their first Vantage GT4. On Tuesday and Wednesday, the two still snow-white new cars completed a comprehensive program at the Nürburgring. “It was a good first test with the new Vantage GT3,” said Aston Martin factory driver Maxime Martin (Belgium), who will race for PROpeak Performance in the ADAC GT Masters and did the very first laps with the new GT3 car.
In addition to Martin, record winner Daniel Keilwitz (Germany), Hugo de Sadeleer (Swiss) and Valentin Hasse-Clot (France) also did their first laps with the Vantage GT3. The new Vantage GT4 and the GT4 test car from AMR, were driven by Florian Thoma (Swiss), Akhil Rabindra (India), Jérémy Sarhy (France), David Griessner (Austria) and new signing Joonas Lappalainen Finland).
Team principal Christoph Esser: “Every lap, every mega bit of data and every experience counts. In that sense, we can be satisfied with the test. We are at the beginning of a steep learning curve. ”
In the middle of next week, the team will pick up the second Vantage GT3 and the second Vantage GT4 at Aston Martin Racing (AMR) in Banbury, U.K.