Aidan Read

October 9, 2018
Blancpain GT Series Asia Finale

Aidan targets Blancpain GT Series Asia podium with Craft-Bamboo Racing at Ningbo Aidan Read is in a bullish mind-set heading to the double-header at Ningbo International Speedpark that concludes the Blancpain GT Series Asia campaign, having secured a season-best fifth place finish last time out at Shanghai International Circuit. Yet to turn 20, Aidan already…

September 26, 2018
Season’s best for Aidan Read in Blancpain GT Series Asia

The Shanghai round of the Blancpain GT Series Asia proved to be a turning point. The Porsche 911, Craft Bamboo and drivers combined to deliver a competitive package and a season best fifth place for Aidan Read and co-driver Darryl O’Young. Aidan is no stranger to the Shanghai Formula 1 venue, having enjoyed success in…

July 19, 2018
Aidan Read Eyes Fuji

  AIDAN READ is back at Japan’s Fuji Speedway this weekend with Craft-Bamboo Racing teammate Darryl O’Young, for the fourth round of Blancpain GT Series Asia. Located in the foothills of iconic Mount Fuji, the 4.563 km circuit features 16 corners.    The Porsche 991 driver from Perth has scored points in every round in 2018 and…

July 15, 2018
Global Motorsport this coming week

Your weekly guide to Global Motorsport events, highlighted by another brilliant image from KymIllman.com.  Daniel Ricciardo may have his work cut out this weekend at Hockenheim in this weekend’s German F1 Grad Prix if Red Bull  takes those annoying, but mandatory, engine grid penalties I consider a blight on the sport.   SCHOOL TERM THREE –…

June 28, 2018
Blancpain GT Series Asia

PERTH’S AIDAN READ is at Japan’s iconic Suzuka Circuit this weekend for round three of the Blancpain GT Series Asia.   The young Aussie and his Craft-Bamboo Racing teammate Darryl O’Young are readying their Porsche for the historically strong part of their 2018 campaign. “Suzuka is a circuit with a lot of character,” Aidan said. …

April 11, 2018
Blancpain GT Series Asia – Entries

A powerful field of 29 entries contest this weekend’s Blancpain GT Series Asia season opener at Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia.  Following a successful inaugural campaign last year, the championship has consolidated its status as Asia’s leading multi-class GT platform. The series sports an impressive lineup of 21 GT3s – Aston Martin V12 Vantage, Audi R8, …

January 30, 2018
Aidan off to the Middle East

  GUN WA RACER AIDAN READ hits the Yas Marina Circuit this weekend, as the Super Trofeo Middle East season gets underway. “This race is a useful opportunity to learn the Huracan Super Trofeo and the Yas Marina Circuit.     I hope to achieve a strong result in front of the Lamborghini Squadra Corse.    I’m…

October 12, 2017
Aidan Read Tackles Zhejiang

 Images: FotoSpeedy Perth teen Aidan Read heads to Zhejiang, China this weekend for the Blancpain GT Series Asia season finale.     The new facility is 200 kilometres south of Shanghai and features 16 turns, two long straights and a tight and twisty run through the mountains.     The circuit should suit the characteristics of his #1…

May 16, 2017
Latest on Our Lads Overseas

Image: BAM Media Aidan Read selected for Gun Lambo Squad  WESTERN AUSTRALIA’S Aidan Read is the latest member of the coveted  Lamborghini Squadra Corse GT3 Junior Program.   He now becomes an official test and development driver in the ongoing development of the mighty Huracan GT3.   The junior programme selects talented drivers from around the world….

March 23, 2017
GT3 Lambo Next Step for Aidan Read

Images: BAM MOTORSPORTS. Confirmed for BlancPain Asia Series AIDAN READ this year alone has in LMP2 and LMP3 machinery in the Asian Le Mans Series, GT4 at the Bathurst 12 hr race this year and more recently a Porsche Cayman in the Creventic Touring Car Endurance Series. Now the 18-year-old Perth lad is set to embark on…

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