Having been a standout performer in Asia’s Formula Masters Series, Aidan successfully transitioned from single-seaters to sportscars, winning on his debut in LMP3 before stepping up to LMP2 at the tender age of 17.
Aidan contested two Asian Le Mans Series races in Eurasia Motorsport’s LMP3 ranks and made his LMP2 debut with Algarve Pro Racing and promptly won the race. Together with his management team at BAM Motorsport, Aidan has mapped out a clear path to achieve his ambition of competing at the pinnacle of international sportscar racing in the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
For 2017, Aidan joined forced with FFF Racing Team by ACM to complete in the Blancpain GT Series Asia, securing podiums on his way to fourth place overall in the Silver standings. For 2018, he paired up with Darryl O’Young at Craft-Bamboo Racing in a Porsche 911 GT3 R before re-joining Eurasia Motorsport as driver and coach alongside Nobu Yamanaka in the Asian Le Mans Series.
A podium position at the first round of the 2018/19 Asian Le Mans Series was followed bt further strong showings in his role as Pro driver and driver Coach. After two seasons racing in the Blancpain Asia championship in GT3 machinery, Aidan decided in 2019 to progress onto a bigger platform and made the important step into top-line European competition, joining Schütz Motorsport for an assault on the ADAC GT Masters Championship.
Aidan raced the Mercedes AMG GT3 alongside teammate Marvin Dienst, finishing the season second in the GT Masters Junior Classification. From there it was back to the Asian Le Mans Series where he teamed up with Roberto Merhi and Nick Foster, claiming three podiums from four starts in what was a very impressive campaign.
For the 2020 European season, Aidan returns to GT Masters with Schubert Motorsport, one of the biggest names in BMW Customer Racing, for the seven-round championship and will partner up with BMW Works driver Joel Eriksson in the team’s BMW M6 GT3.Official website Aidan Read 2018