Fernando Alonso Replaces Sebastian Vettel at Aston Martin

The F1 silly season has well and truly begun, with Fernando Alonso being announced as Lance Stroll’s new Aston Martin team-mate. The 41-year-old Spaniard will take over from Sebastian Vettel at the start of next season, following Vettel’s recent announcement that he’ll be retiring after fifteen years on the grid. Despite a tricky 2022 campaign …

Aston Martin lineup to be electrified by 2030; hybrid arriving in 2024, EV in 2025

Aston Martin’s full lineup will be electrified by 2030 with a mix of plug-in hybrid and all-electric powertrains, the automaker announced on Friday. Aston previously confirmed that its first plug-in hybrid—a rebooted version of the Valhalla supercar—will arrive in 2024, with the first electric vehicle, a sports car, following in 2025. By 2026, all new …

Aston Martin boss hints at return to top-level sports car racing

Aston Martin is discussing plans to return to top-level sports car racing, specifically in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the automaker’s chairman, Lawrence Stroll, told Autocar during Thursday’s reveal of the Aston Martin Formula One team’s 2022 race car. “We’ve never stopped racing in GT3 and GT4, and we won [the GTE Pro class …