Fisker created carbon Aston Martin Vanquish

April 16, 2015 at 17:21

Henrik Fisker, who is better known as the founder of Fisker Automotive, returned briefly to his main specialization – design of cars. Henrik has created a unique version of the V12 Vanquish coupe called Thunderbolt.
However, it is wise to call this car tuning project based coupe Aston Martin Vanquish. British brand – not a stranger to Fisker, who was her chief designer for several years. However, the model was Vanqusih and painted, and put into production after the retirement of the designer of the company.

carbon Aston Martin Vanquish picture

carbon Aston Martin Vanquish pics


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 developping a new large sedan

December 16, 2014 at 15:44

The company Aston Martin road has begun tests of a large sedan, which according to its size is close to the Mercedes-Benz S-Class and is rumored to be released under the brand Lagonda. Development of new products has been a division of the British automaker Q, specializing in individualization “Aston” and the creation of special modifications supercars. On it informs edition Car. According to preliminary data, a large body panels are made from carbon fiber hardtop, the size of the wheelbase longer than the “Slow motion” (the size is about three meters), and is installed in the engine compartment twelve-cylinder engine capacity of 5.9 liters and output of 550 horsepower.

Aston Martin new large sedan spy image

Aston Martin new large sedan spy picture