Aston Martin Builds Two New Factory LMP1 Cars To Tackle Le Mans

Aston Martin is prepping two factory-backed Gulf-liveried works LMP1 to fight for overall finish at 24 Hours of Le Mans. The last time they managed this was 50 years ago. Can they do it again? » 1/27/09 3:30pm 1/27/09 3:30pm

Aston Martin Preps For Repeat Le Mans Victory, We Gawk At Familiar…

As if the pair of victorious Aston Martin DBR9 race cars aren't delicious enough, this year they're rocking Gulf Oil livery. With the 24 Hours Of Le Mans just two weeks away, teams have been testing their cars on La Sarthe in advance of the big day and we've got a batch of photos of cars 009 and, appropriately, 007. In … » 6/02/08 10:40am 6/02/08 10:40am

Aston Martin To Revive Gulf Oil Livery For Le Mans

Thanks to the Gulf Oil Ford GT40 MKIs MKII historic triumph at the 1968 24 Hours of Le Mans we'll probably forever pay tribute to the light blue and orange colors. First it was the GT40 replicar paying homage and now, 40 years after the initial victory, the 2008 Aston Martin DBR9 will carry the Gulf Oil livery into… » 1/10/08 11:15am 1/10/08 11:15am