Aston Martin’s Sebring Line-Up
As expected, and already listed on the entry list here,
the two trios for the Aston Martin DBR9s at Sebring are Tomas Enge
/ Darren Turner / Nicolas Kiesa and Pedro Lamy / Stéphane
Sarrazin / Jason Bright.
think we have an exciting and dynamic mix of established Aston Martin
drivers and some new faces, who bring with them a wealth of related
experience,” said George Howard-Chappell, Team Principal of
Aston Martin Racing.
“Last year our performance at Sebring far
exceeded our expectations but we’re not underestimating the
challenge this time, especially from the factory Corvette team.
I’ve no doubt it’s going to be a very tough race but
I’ve every confidence that our drivers will give us the best
possible chance of a good result.”
Enge / Turner / Kiesa in 007, the red car, the other three in 009,
the yellow car.
Perhaps Darren Turner ought to take on the role
of 007 in the latest Bond film (he’d look rather good in that
role, wouldn’t he?): apparently new Bond actor Daniel Craig
can’t drive a car with a manual gearbox – and also doesn’t
Turner (above) can drive a car with a manual gearbox – and
could probably get used to handling a gun (as racing drivers typically
like playing with anything that comes under the general description
of “boys’ toys”).
to play the role of Q? GM's Doug Fehan (a good guy) almost has the
looks for a good bad guy, doesn't he (left)?