Fred Makowiecki is to leave Aston Martin to become of Porsche's factory GT drivers for the 2014 season and beyond.

Makowiecki, a former winner of the Porsche Carrera Cup France, will join Porsche having impressed with Aston Martin Racing in the World Endurance Championship this season.

The 33-year-old has also been a race winner with Honda in the Japanese Super GT series.

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"Frederic Makowiecki is one of the fastest and most experienced GT pilots," Porsche Head of Motorsport Hartmut Kristen said. "He has a great deal of experience on virtually all international race tracks and he knows precisely how to drive a Porsche 911 fast.

"I'm very much looking forward to working with him."

Makowiecki joins Jorg Bergmeister, Patrick Long, Marco Holzer, Patrick Pilet, Richard Lietz and Nick Tandy as a factory GT driver, with Michael Christensen having also moved up into the role for 2014.