Prodrive will help Aston Martin to create carbon supercar

January 17, 2015 at 19:45

British engineering company Prodrive has received an order to produce carboxylic body panels, estimated at 15 million pounds (about 24 million US dollars). Representatives of the company said that the items will be prepared “for the new supercar, which runs in the series one of the most prestigious car manufacturers in the world.” Officially, “Prodrive” did not report the name of his client, but according to the publication Automobile, it is likely an Aston Martin.
According to the “Prodrive” new order will be so large that the company will have to hire an additional 40 technicians, increasing the total to 160 people. Thus British added that will become part of an order making carbon fiber interior parts which must be unusual touch.
Earlier Aston Martin ordered carbon elements of the Canadian firm Multimatic, which published the details for the One-77 supercar, V12 Zagato and Speedster CC100. As noted in the Automobile, now “Aston” probably decided to cooperate with the British supplier – Prodrive.

Aston Martin Carbon car pics

Aston Martin Carbon car picture


Aston Martin is recalling more than 7 000 cars

January 15, 2015 at 18:02

The Aston Martin Company has announced the launch of a revocable campaign, the cause of which would be laughable if it were not so sad.
Almost all representatives of the lineup of the British firm over the past eight years revealed a defect of heated seats, because of which the heating elements can not be switched off in time.
Moreover, completely misaligned, they can literally grill driver’s and passenger loins, and even arrange a small fire in the cabin with smoke pollution.
While we are talking about a relatively small batch of 7256 cars sold in the US, but a surprising variety of models: here and DB9 to DBS, and Virage, Vantage and with both engines – V8 and V12 … quietly behind his rear can stay did owners Rapide, the new Vanquish, the rarest and the One-77 has been removed from production Cygnet.

Aston Martin DB9 pics

Aston Martin DB9 picture

Special version Aston Martin Vanquish Volante

January 13, 2015 at 17:53

In honor of the 60th anniversary of the division of Aston Martin Works the Company immediately has released six supercars.
Each model will symbolize a decade. All sports cars will be built on the basis of the model Vanquish coupe and Vanquish convertible.
The first model in the series has already been submitted and was named Aston Martin Vanquish Volante Works 60th Anniversary.
The model was created with the participation of units of Q, which is responsible for the uniqueness of Aston Martin.
The Jubilee supercar which is coming from the serial version Vanquish Volante differs by its exterior and interior decoration.

Aston Martin Vanquish Volante 2015 pics

Aston Martin Vanquish Volante 2015 picture

Aston Martin has added to its supercar carbon fiber

January 11, 2015 at 23:04

English producer of prestigious sports car Aston Martin has demonstrated limited series coupes and convertibles Vanquish Carbon Edition. New products will be realized in two colors: white and black.
Outside view of the new coupe Carbon Edition will be significantly different from its predecessors carboxylic aerodynamic body kit, mirrors, frames glass, brakes, and 20-inch alloy wheels which are painted in black.
Under the hood of the novelty is 6.0-liter V12, whose power is 575 horsepower. The power plant operates in conjunction with the 8-speed automatic transmission Touchtronic 3, developed by the German company ZF. Carbon Edition model is able to accelerate to 100 km / h in 3.6 seconds and a top speed it is 324 km / h.

Aston Martin Vanquish carbon edition pics

Aston Martin Vanquish carbon edition picture

Exclusive series of Q by Aston Martin

January 9, 2015 at 17:19

Aston Martin will present an exclusive series of Q by Aston Martin
At the largest auto show in Pebble Beach Company Aston Martin will present its limited edition supercars by Q by Aston Martin.
At the traditional annual auto show in California, the British company Aston Martin its latest creations, created in cooperation with dealerships in Los Angeles.
Sportscar Series Q by Aston Martin consists of four models – DB9 Volante, V12 Vantage S, Vanquish Coupe and Vanquish Volante.
All of them will be released in limited edition.

Exclusive series of Q by Aston Martin pics

Exclusive series of Q by Aston Martin image

Aston Martin is testing a new generation sedan Lagonda

January 7, 2015 at 23:36

The British company Aston Martin conducts road tests the new generation sports sedan Lagonda.
The original sports sedan Aston Martin Lagonda (1974-1990) enjoyed a deserved popularity among buyers in the Middle East. Not surprisingly, this is where the company conducts road tests of the new generation model. The prototype was spotted on the roads of Oman.
According to engineers, Lagonda has “dashed off” more than eight thousand miles under the scorching sun of the Sultanate, where temperatures in the summer reaches 50 degrees Celsius. All in all, testers have to overcome a total of more than 22 thousand kilometers.

Aston Martin Lagonda pics

Aston Martin Lagonda picture

Aston Martin has planned just six jubilee supercars

January 5, 2015 at 21:56

Aston Martin Works Division this year marks 60 years of age. Each of these six decades will be devoted to a special model, the first of the British parties have already shown. In its decoration used parts made from components of the old engine Aston Martin.

All six commemorative sports cars will be built on the basis of the model Vanquish coupe and convertible. The first model in the series was named Aston Martin Vanquish Volante Works 60th Anniversary and was created with the participation of units of Q, is responsible for the maximum personalization “Aston”.

Aston Martin pics

Aston Martin picture