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Solid start for Butel in British GT

Jerseyman Jack Butel got his 2019 British GT season underway at Oulton Park over the Easter Bank Holiday weekend. With Irish teammate Connor O’Brien – the pair in their Aston Martin GT4 claimed two sixth-place finishes in class and leave the Cheshire venue tenth in the GT4 standings. The young Optimum Racing duo were working together for the first time and were eager to complete both one-ho...

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Butel gears up for exciting British GT season

Jerseyman Jack Butel is ready to tackle a full campaign in British GT this season at the wheel of an Aston Martin GT4 machine prepared by Optimum Motorsport. After two years in the UK LMP3 Cup, the 23-year-old will continue his sports car journey as he switches to Britain’s most prestigious motor racing championship - partnering Irishman Connor O’Brien in a brand-new Aston Martin GT4. Th...

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Aston Martin Confirm 2019 Driver Academy

Aston Martin has confirmed the 23 drivers who will participate in the 2019 Aston Martin Racing Driver Academy – the recently-announced season-long initiative designed to fast-track talent and stimulate healthy competition within the AMR customer network. Since its launch last September, the AMR Driver Academy has received a large number of applications from drivers around the world, aged betw...

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Butel warms-up in Dubai ahead of GT sports car season

Jack Butel contested his first race meeting of 2019, with the Jerseyman traveling to the Middle East to contest the Dubai 24 hours with new team Optimum Motorsport in its Ginetta G55 GT4 sports car. Butel would be driving for the English team in British GT this season and used the desert curtain raiser to familiarise himself with his new surroundings. With three class victories to the team’s ...

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Rain stops play for Butel at Silverstone

Jerseyman Jack Butel and English teammate Dominic Paul ended their season in the UK LMP3 Cup at Silverstone last weekend (13/14 October). The Speedworks Motorsport duo finished the opening race of the weekend with a solid fifth place before rain stopped play on the final day of the season. After a disappointing Donington race weekend last time out, Jack Butel was hungry for another podium to en...

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Butel vows to bounce back after a difficult Donington

Channel Islander Jack Butel and English teammate Dominic Paul endured a tough weekend in the UK LMP3 Cup with the British pairing retiring from both of the one-hour races despite flashes of front-running pace throughout the weekend. After Snetterton silverware last time out, hopes were high in the Speedworks camp of a first win in 2018 with Jack Butel and Dominic Paul hungry for success at Doni...

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Butel just shy of first win of the season at Snetterton

Jerseyman Jack Butel and English teammate Dominic Paul put together a strong weekend in the UK LMP3 Cup with the British team taking a brilliant second place in the opening encounter before an electrical problem robbed them of their first win in the second race at Snetterton (30/1 June/July). After tasting champagne in Belgium last time out, Butel and Paul were keen to repeat the feat and take ...

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Butel tastes the champagne once again in dramatic weekend

Jerseyman Jack Butel and English teammate Dominic Paul endured a mixed weekend in Belgium with the British team taking their first podium of the season with third in the opening race before a retirement in the second, put paid to their solid weekend (2/3 June). After sizeable rare crash by teammate Dominic Paul at Brands Hatch just a fortnight ago, the Speedworks Motorsport outfit rebuilt the L...

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Butel and team endure tough weekend

After a strong showing last time out, Jerseyman Jack Butel endured a difficult weekend at Brands Hatch for Rounds 3 and 4 of the UK LMP3 Cup last weekend (19/20 May). After finishing seventh and fifth in the opening two rounds, Jack, teammate Dominic Paul and their team Speedworks Motorsport were eager to work their way up the results sheets at Brands Hatch. On the opening day Butel and Paul...

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Butel gets his LMP3 season off to a strong start at Donington

Jerseyman Jack Butel made a strong start to his UK LMP3 Cup assault at the weekend (21/22 April). The Channel Islander got behind the wheel of the Speedworks Ligier JS P3 LMP3 at Donington Park for two, one-hour long races. Butel was joined by new teammate Dominic Paul and pair notched up seventh and fifth in the opening two contests of the new season. 22-year-old Jack Butel returned to the Bri...

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Butel confirms UK LMP3 title attack with Speedworks

Jerseyman Jack Butel has today (Wednesday 21 February) confirmed that he will return to the Henderson Insurance Brokers LMP3 Cup Championship for an all-out assault on the championship title. The 21-year-old will once again contest the UK-based series after a prosperous inaugural season in the sports car racing series. Butel enjoyed a successful maiden year in the UK LMP3 Cup aboard his Speedwo...

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Butel enjoys prosperous podiums in Dubai

Jack Butel had one of the best weekends of his sports car racing career as the Jerseyman took two outright podiums and two class wins in the three, three-hour races in the heat of Dubai last weekend (5-7 January). 21-year-old Jack Butel contested his first endurance event outside of Britain with the first round of the 24 Hour Proto Series. After a stellar year in the domestic UK LMP3 Cup in 201...

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