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Compared to the regular Vantage, the 2015 Vantage GT is more powerful and quicker, thanks to an aggressive spark
Posted on April 3, 2014 by kevin-brightOne make race series have become significantly popular in the past few years and one of them is the the Aston Martin GT4 Challenge series. The racing series has grown appreciably in the recent times as a result of which more drivers are showing interest in participating in the arrive-and-drive program. The 2014 Aston Martin GT4 Challenge is going to be even more exciting with the addition of three new drivers including IndyCar and F1 veteran Eliseo Salazar. Starting with the most well known entrant, Eliseo Salazar is a familiar face to North American race fans.
For nearly two decades, Salazar has driven everything from off-road trucks, to Indycars, to sports car prototypes. Being a Chile native, with the announcement of the 2014 GT4 Challenge series Salazar was contacted by AGUNSA, a Chile-based Logistics and Distribution company, and Aston Martin Santiago. Salazar and the sponsor companies have confirmed they will
2014 Thruxton Easter Revival Early Birds To Get A Ride In Ferrari, Lamborghini, Aston Martin Or Audi
Posted on April 3, 2014 by kevin-brightIn the late sixties, Thruxton became one of the popular places for racing enthusiasts as F2 race meetings were held on Easter bank holiday. After more than five decades, the Easter meeting returned to Thruxton in 2013 and response was overwhelming. Called Thruxton Easter Revival, the race meeting will be conducted this year as well and is expected to be even bigger. Fans who are planning to buy the tickets for the event would be pleased to know that early ticket purchases could get the buyers a ride in of the six amazing supercars at the race track.
People who buy the Easter Revival tickets between now and April 11 will enter a draw, the winners of which will get a 2-lap ride as a passenger around the fastest circuit in Britain – the Hampshire circuit, in one of the six modern-day supercars. There will be 12 lucky winners for
Posted on March 5, 2014 by kevin-brightBack in 2012, Aston Martin launched its bespoke customization program called Q by Aston Martin. It was well received by the uber wealthy class of Aston Martin customers and they loved the countless personalization options that were available, and are still there. This year at the Geneva Motor Show, Aston Martin is showcasing two models loaded with bespoke features that come from the Q house. The British luxury marque have showcased Q by Aston Martin Vanquish Volante and Q by Aston Martin V12 Vantage S at the International Motor Show, and these two models are essentially the illustrations of what customized Aston Martins will look like in the future.
In fact it were not just the cars but a complete Q Lounge concept that was set up at the Geneva. Aston Martin says this lounge is the blueprint of bespoke specification rooms that will be added soon to select dealerships
Posted on February 19, 2014 by kevin-brightAmid the variety of eye-catching concept cars from various global manufactures, Aston Martin is going to unveil two new special edition models at the 84th Geneva International Motor Show. Celebrating it’s 101st year in the automotive industry, the British car maker will unveil special edition models of the iconic V8 Vantage and the timeless DB9. First up is the Aston Martin V8 Vantage N430 special addition which is powered by a mid-mounted, 4.7 liter, all alloy, dry sumped V8 engine which is capable of putting out a max power of 436 PS at 7,300 rpm.
The powerful engine helps the car sprint from 0 to 60 mph in just 4.6 seconds and attain a top speed of 190 mph. The power is transmitted to the rear wheels via a 6 speed manual unit, with an optional 7 speed Sportshift II automated manual unit also on offer. The exterior of the
Posted on December 16, 2013 by kevin-brightAston Martin’s Vantage has always been about a well built body powered by one of the most powerful engines from Aston Martin’s stables and with the 2015 V12 Vantage S, the iconic British major continues with the tradition. This is the winning combination that Aston has been using for the Vantage and with the 2015 iteration, the car sets a new benchmark. Starting with the engine first, as the car’s name suggests, it is powered by a powerful V-12 engine with a displacement of 6.0 litres. This mill produces a peak power of 573 PS (565 bhp) arriving at 6,750 rpm while the peak torque of 620 Nm (457 lb ft) is available at 5,500 rpm – an improvement of 55 horsepower and 50 newton meter over the previous version.
With that power the car sprints from 0 to 60 mph in 3.9 seconds and is capable of reaching 205
Posted on January 23, 2013 by carexpo2012The more sprinting performance is mated with the new luxury of the four-door sports car from the British Automaker Aston Martin, in the new Rapide S. It has an exclusive beauty of a GT which is optimized by more refinement in the engine performance and efficiency to make a unique and balanced identity in the segment of Luxury 4-doors Sports Car. Engine : The new Rapide S is coming with a new Rapide Gen 4 AM11 engine which is a next generation engine in terms of technology and delivering ample power to the luxury of new Rapide S.
It has a front mid-mounted, all alloy 48 -valve V12, 6.0 Litre engine with a displacement of 5,934 cc and has rear-wheel drive. The V12 Engine can generate a top horsepower of 550[558 PS] at 6,750 RPM which is an improvement of 80 hp[81 PS] i.e. 17% ( in the previous model, it generates 470 hp[477
Posted on July 16, 2012 by carexpo2012Pricing at £150,000 RRP for UK, the new V12 Vantage Roadster of Aston Martin is Unveiled with limited market edition. With the horsepower of 517 at 6500 RPM, the 6.0 Liter Engine of 2013 Vantage Roadster, has power driving ability of a sports car model, that makes you amaze and thrill with its natural sports driving experience. The extreme power of 6.0 Liter V12 Engine has the muscular capability to generate a torque of 420.4 ft.lbs. i.e 570 Nm at 5750 RPM. With the worldwide debut of the V12 Vantage Roadster, the open-top Vantage model has 6-speed manual gearbox, that delivers sports agility with electrifying performance to touch 0-62 miles per hour in mere 4.5 seconds.
The V12 engine gives refined performance that can accelerate to a top speed of 192 miles per hour. The exclusive redesigned interior and exterior is enhancing the sports beauty and performance of 2013 Vantage Roadster.
Posted on April 5, 2012 by carexpoBest Exterior The Aston Martin Virage 2012 is developed on the same aluminum VH architecture that was used for the DB9 and the Rapide sedan.This VH architecture follows aerospace concepts where weight reduction is the ultimate goal. Aston Martin Virage 2012 will be further distinguished by a new aluminum metal front grille with 5 horizontal vanes, inspired by the One-77, a new front bumper, distinctive front wings with 6 LEDs, single bi-xenon headlamps, and a rear diffuser which houses a body-colored blade accentuating the width of the car.
Rain-soaked and touched in Tungsten Silver, the Aston Martin Virage 2012 showcased as if it had been plucked from a shark tank. Incredible Interior Aston Martin Virage 2012 is offering special interior, a combination of 7 of the finest Bridge of Weir leather used down either side of the fascia and along the seat and signature swan wing doors. The completion