In 2019, Aston Martin introduced its plans to race the Valkyrie on the Le Mans 24 Hours beneath the brand new Hypercar laws. Nevertheless, that plan didn’t undergo, and the challenge was terminated a yr later.
In response to a brand new report, Aston Martin could take into account reviving its Le Mans challenge. It’s mentioned that the US-based Coronary heart of Racing workforce has approached the model to carry the Valkyrie to Le Mans. The report additionally states that Aston has appointed Adam Carter, former engineering director at Williams F1 to supervise the challenge.
Aston Martin already has a track-oriented model of the Valkyrie referred to as the AMR Pro. The Le Mans model would possibly retain the identical Cosworth-sourced 6.5-liter naturally aspirated V12 engine, albeit with out the hybrid system.