Darren Turner
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Darren Turner

1974-04-13 (age 46)


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Farfus replaces Turner at Aston Martin for final WEC races

BMW factory driver Augusto Farfus will make a return to the FIA World Endurance Championship with Aston Martin for the final rounds of the 2019/20 season, replacing Darren Turner.

Turner appointed as BTCC's hybrid test driver

Three-time Le Mans 24 Hours class-winner Darren Turner has been selected as the official hybrid development driver for the British Touring Car Championship's new-for-2022 hybrid package.

Aston Martin refreshes WEC GTE Am line-up

Aston Martin has drafted in long-time factory driver Darren Turner and youngster Ross Gunn to partner Paul Dalla Lana for his 2019/20 FIA World Endurance Championship assault in the GTE Am class.

Aston Martin Vantage GT3 scores first win in Suzuka

Aston Martin's new Vantage GT3 car has scored its first race victory in the season-opening round of the Japanese Super Taikyu series at Suzuka.

Turner joins Beechdean squad for British GT assault

Aston Martin factory racer Darren Turner will race in the British GT championship this season with the returning Beechdean AMR squad.

Turner: 2018/19 no learning season for Aston Martin

Aston Martin will not treat the 2018/19 FIA World Endurance Championship season as a learning campaign with its new Vantage, says Darren Turner.

Aston chief says GTE-Pro decider was “do or die” moment

Aston Martin Racing boss David Richards said the last-lap decider of the GTE-Pro battle was always going to be “do or die” between his driver Jonathan Adam and Corvette Racing’s Jordan Taylor.

Turner hails Stanaway’s slick heroics in wet Mexico

New FIA World Endurance Championship GTE Pro points leader Darren Turner says his teammate Richie Stanaway’s stint on slick tyres in wet conditions was the key to Aston Martin’s success in Mexico City.

Aston Martin Racing claims victory at 6 Hours of Mexico

#97 V8 Vantage GTE of Turner and Stanaway wins inaugural 6 Hours of Mexico

Aston Martin names line-up for WEC campaign

Aston Martin Racing has announced a re-configured driver line-up in the LMGTE classes of the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship.

Kessel Racing win the 5th Gulf 12 Hours at Yas Marina Circuit

Kessel Racing took overall victory with the #11 Ferrari driven by Michal Broniszewski, Giancomo Piccini and Davide Rigon

Oman Racing Team take overall Pole Position with Aston Martin Vantage

Darren Turner with the #44 Aston Martin Vantage set the fastest time of 2:09.341

Gulf 12 Hours: Oman Racing Team to debut with Ahmad Al Harthy

Darren Turner, Jonny Adam, and Ahmad Al Harthy will share driving duties at the wheel of an Aston Martin V12 Vantage GT3.

Aston Martin takes GTE AM podium in Shanghai

The penultimate round of the WEC saw the Aston Martin Racing GTE AM teams go head-to-head.

Pole position for Aston Martin in GTE Am

Qualifying session for the Six Hours of Shanghai saw an incredible inter-team fight.

Aston Martin expects huge challenge in China

Aston Martin heads to the penultimate round of the World Endurance Championship in China

Aston Martin heads East for Asian leg of the WEC

Aston Martin looks to return to pre-Le Mans success at Six Hours of Fuji

Pole position for Aston Martin at CoTA

The #99 Vantage GTE will start the six-hour race from the front of the grid.

Aston Martin welcomes up-coming talent to WEC

Aston Martin welcomes Benny Simonsen to the team

Aston Martin welcomes Jonny Adam to the WEC

The Six Hours of Nürburgring starts at 1300hrs on Sunday 30 August.

Aston Martin Racing re-signs Turner for ‘foreseeable future’

Aston Martin Racing stalwart extends contract for further three-years

Turner secures three-year Aston Martin extension

Aston Martin Racing has confirmed that sportscar stalwart Darren Turner will remain with the British marque for a further three years.

Aston Martin returns to Hotel de France

The hotel was the base for Aston Martin’s Le Mans racing team in the 1950s and 60s

Aston Martin teams set out to conquer the Nürburgring - video

2015 is only the third time that Aston Martin Racing has entered the top SP9 class for GT3 cars.

Adam and Bell join Aston Martin at Spa-Francorchamps - video

Aston Martin returns to the historic Spa-Francorchamps circuit with its five Vantage GTEs.

Aston Martin takes class victory at Silverstone

The #98 Vantage GTE of Pedro Lamy, Paul Dalla Lana and Mathias Lauda stormed to the GTE Am class victory.

Superb season start at Silverstone for Aston Martin

Aston Martin Racing took the top three spots in qualifying for the Six Hours of Silverstone.

Webber and Hartley take Silverstone WEC pole for Porsche

Porsche celebrated a 1-2 in qualifying for the first round of the 2015 World Endurance Championship at Silverstone on Saturday.

Audi fastest again in wet Silverstone FP3

Audi World Endurance Championship star Andre Lotterer set the best time in a wet Free Practice 3 session at Silverstone this morning.

Di Grassi sets Silverstone practice pace for Audi

Lucas di Grassi set the pace for Audi in the first track action of the 2015 World Endurance Championship at Silverstone on Friday.

Nordschleife tragedy: Why Nurburgring 24 magic must live on

Jann Mardenborough's terrible accident at the Nordschleife on Saturday could change the shape of the Nurburgring 24 Hours. Charles Bradley investigates.

Aston Martin: Evolution Academy line up announced

The youngsters aged 16-25 Aston Martin works drivers will be competing in the British GT Championship, Blancpain Endurance Series, GT Asia and 24H Series.

Aston Martin expects strongest year yet on track

A record number of Vantages will race around the world.

Aston Martin unveils ambitious 2015 race programme

Aston Martin’s largest works race programme to date

Aston Martin Vulcan prepares for track debut

The Vulcan is the next generation in Aston Martin supercars.

FIA WEC full season entries announced in Paris

35 entries have been confirmed to be taking part in the 2015 World Endurance Championship.

Aston Martin enters full works team in Daytona 24 Hours

In last weekend’s ROAR before 24 – the Daytona 24 Hours official test session – the team started strongly.

Aston Martin has its best qualifying weekend to date

On top in both GTE classes at Six Hours of Sao Paulo.

Porsches on front row in Sao Paulo

Aston Martin dominates GT qualifying for FIA World Endurance Cup finale.

Aston Martin Racing ready for FIA WEC finale in Brazil

Four-car team looking to finish strong at the Six Hours of Sao Paulo.

Toyota celebrate as Davidson and Buemi are crowned World Champions

Toyota celebrated both success in the FIA World Endurance Drivers’ Championship and winning the 6 Hours of Bahrain race today.

Aston Martin wins in Bahrain and clinches two world title

At the penultimate round of the 2014 championship, Aston Martin has scooped the Endurance Trophy for GTE Am Teams and the Endurance Trophy for GTE Am Drivers.

Double pole for Aston Martin in Bahrain

Aston Martin Racing has qualified on pole in both of the GTE classes for the Six Hours of Bahrain with its #97 Vantage GTE Pro and #95 Vantage GTE Am.

Porsche tops charts in first ever night practice in Bahrain

A little bit of history was made in the FIA World Endurance Championship tonight when the 27 competitors took to the track for the second Free Practice Session under fully floodlit conditions.

Toyota on chart in P1 in Bahrain

The title-chasing #8 Toyota TS 040 Hybrid driven by Sébastien Buemi and Anthony Davidson topped the times during Free Practice 1 in preparation for this weekend's 6 Hours of Bahrain.

Double pole for Aston Martin in Shanghai

Stefan Mücke and Darren Turner took the pole position in the GTE Pro class and Pedro Lamy and Christoffer Nygaard did the same in the the GTE Am class.

Aston Martin wins in Japan

The #95 V8 Vantage GTE Am class car won the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) Six Hours of Fuji.

Toyota edges Porsche for Fuji pole

The lineup has been set for the Six Hours of Fuji.

Aston Martin Racing heads to Asia

In last year’s race at Fuji International Speedway, Aston Martin took victories in both the GTE classes.

27 cars on entry list for Six Hours of Fuji

Fuji serves as the fifth round of the 2014 season.

Aston Martin’s double-win in Austin

The team deal with torrential rain and hours of darkness.

No. 2 Audi claims Six Hours of COTA victory

Marcel Fassler, Andre Lotterer and Benoit Treluyer have taken the overall win for Audi at COTA.