The ADAC GT Masters, the International German GT Championship, is the "League of Super Sports Cars" and one of the world's leading series in GT racing. Around 30 sports cars with around 450 hp from seven different manufacturers will delight fans in the ADAC GT Masters.
In the ADAC GT Masters, two drivers share a car, and a driver change takes place in the middle of the 60-minute sprint race. The international field of drivers is made up of 30 drivers of FIA Silver Grade or above.
All super sports cars of the ADAC GT Masters start on tyres from exclusive partner Pirelli.
The 14 races will be broadcast live and in full length by NITRO on television.
The Aston Martin Vantage GT4 is the most popular GT4 car in the world. More than 100 cars have been made and are competing in race series across the globe.
This latest spec of car has a new aerodynamic package. An adjustable carbon fibre rear wing works in conjunction with a larger front splitter to increase downforce for greater dynamic performance.
The 2019 is a brand new model for this season, evolving from the extremely successful previous generation Vantage.
Aston Martin Racing 4.7 litre V8 engine
Weight-reduced rear silencer
FIA approved Fuel Tank
Twin plate Ceramic Clutch
Integral air jacks
Reduced weight wiring harness
Quick release bonnet and tailgate
Front spliiter + carnards
Polycarbonate side + rear windows
Adjustable carbon fibre rear wing
Increased protrusion front splitter
Carbon fibre front dive planes
Double wishbone suspension adjustable
2-way adjustable dampers + Anti-roll bars.
Race spec 6 piston monobloc calipers
Race developed ABS + Traction Control
Six-speed Manual transmission
The Pershore-based squad won the category’s teams’ title in 2015 but only contested one round last season. Now Academy are back with a dual programme that sees its Aston Martin racing in British GT and the GT4 European Series Northern Cup.
Tom has joined the team following his successful 2017 Ginetta Junior Championship campaign.
He will be teamed with Jan Jonck, who will share driving duties for Academy Motorsport as he switches teams.The 19-year-old comes with prior knowledge of the car though having taken the win at Brands Hatch last year.