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December 4, 2014

Aston Martin DB10 Will be James Bond's New Ride Star in 'Spectre'

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The next James Bond movie, SPECTRE is going to open in theaters on November 6, 2015. This time James Bond will be driving around in this unique Aston Martin DB10 that was created specifically for the movie.

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November 13, 2014

Aston Martin Lagonda May Be Sold in Other Markets

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When Aston Martin unveiled the ultra-luxurious Lagonda it disappointed fans by stating that it would only be sold in the Middle East. Now according to Aston Martin CEO Andy Palmer, the Lagonda may eventually be offered in other markets.

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October 1, 2014

2015 Aston Martin Lagonda Photos Released

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The Aston Martin Lagonda is back, but there's a twist - it's only available in the Middle East. The Lagonda sedan is based on the Aston Martin Rapide and even shares the same 6.0-liter V-12 engine.

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September 11, 2014

Aston Martin Vanquish Carbon Edition Unveiled [VIDEO]

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Aston Martin has unveiled the Vanquish carbon special edition, which is the latest Aston Martin to get the unique appearance package following both the DB9 Carbon Edition.

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August 6, 2014

2015 Aston Martin Vanquish and Rapide S Get a New Eight-Speed Transmission

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Both the 2015 Aston Martin Vanquish and Rapide S are getting improvements to make them not only faster, but a bit more fuel efficient as well.

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August 4, 2014

2015 Aston Martin V12 Vantage S Roadster Set to Debut at Pebble Beach

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Aston Martin has announced that the 2015 Aston Martin V12 Vantage S Roadster is going to debut this month at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance.

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July 25, 2014

Aston Martin Lagonda Teased Ahead of its Arrival in the Middle East

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Aston Martin has released this teaser photo of the upcoming Lagonda sedan that will be sold exclusively in the Middle East, next year.

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July 16, 2014

2015 Aston Martin V12 Vantage S Roadster Unveiled [VIDEO]

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Aston Martin has unveiled 2015 Aston Martin V12 Vantage S Roadster, which as its name suggests, is powered by a 6.0L V12 engine with 565 horsepower and 457 lb-ft. of torque. Aston Martin says that the V12 Vantage S Roadster is its fastest roadster yet with a 0-60 mph time of 3.9 seconds and a 201 mph top speed.

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April 30, 2014

2016 Aston Martin DB9 to Debut the Automaker's New Architecture

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Aston Martin's current VH architecture has been around since the early 2000s and now it's being reported that Aston Martin is working on an all-new architecture that will debut with the next-generation DB9.

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April 15, 2014

2015 Aston Martin V8 Vantage GT Unveiled and Starts at $99,900

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Aston Martin has unveiled the 2015 Aston Martin V8 Vantage GT, which is making its world debut this week at the New York Auto Show. The V8 Vantage GT will arrive later this year with a price tag starting at $99,900, making it the most affordable Aston Martin available.

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February 19, 2014

Aston Martin V8 Vantage N430 and DB9 Carbon Black & White Special Editions Unveiled

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Aston Martin has unveiled three new special editions that are going to debut next month at the Geneva Motor Show, the V8 Vantage N430 and DB9 Carbon Black & White.

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November 14, 2013

2014 Aston Martin Vanquish Volante Neiman Marcus Edition to Debut in LA

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Aston Martin is going to unveil a bespoke version of the 2014 Aston Martin Vanquish Volante at the LA Auto Show next week. The unique Neiman Marcus Edition Vanquish Volante has been hand crafted by the company's bespoke customization arm; Q by Aston Martin. The special Vanquish is part of the 2013 Neiman Marcus Fantasy Christmas Cataloge and production is limited to ten units.

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October 9, 2013

Neiman Marcus Adds a $344,500 Aston Martin Vanquish to its Christmas Book

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Neiman Marcus has released its annual Christmas Book, which features lots of items that we'd all love to see under the tree on Christmas morning. Each year the book also features a special edition car and this year Neiman Marcus has decided to offer a special version of the Aston Martin Vanquish for only $344,500.

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October 1, 2013

Say Goodbye to the Aston Martin Cygnet

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The Aston Martin Cygnet always looked a little odd in Aston Martin's lineup. Based on the Toyota iQ, the Cygnet was supposed to be the perfect city car for Aston Martin fans. Of course it never really made sense and now Aston Martin has confirmed that it is gone, forever.

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July 25, 2013

Aston Martin Partners With Mercedes-Benz to Access AMG Tech

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Aston Martin and Mercedes-AMG have signed a Letter of Intent for a proposed deal between both automakers that will give Aston Martin access to Mercedes-AMG V8 engines and other technical components.

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June 20, 2013

Aston Martin V12 Vantage S is Uber Fast and Starts at $185k

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Aston Martin's new V12 Vantage S is now the automaker's fastest model yet, with the exception of the very limited and sold out One-77. With 565 horsepower under the hood, the V12 Vantage S only takes 3.7 seconds to reach 0-60 mph. The V12 Vantage S is powered by a 6.0-liter V12 engine, which it the ability to reach 205 mph.

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June 18, 2013

2014 Aston Martin Vanquish Volante Unveiled

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Aston Martin has unveiled the 2014 Vanquish Volante, which is a droptop version of the Vanquish supercar. The Vanquish Volante crucially is powered by the the same new AM11 6.0-liter V12 engine as the coupe and also reaches 0-62 mph sprint in just 4.1 seconds and a top speed of 183 mph.

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June 6, 2013

Bertone Jet 2+2 Could Enter Production as an Aston Martin Rapide Shooting Brake

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The one-off Bertone Jet 2+2 concept car that was unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show in March could enter limited production. Initially the concept was only planned as a one-off project for one of Bertone's customers, but now it's being reported that a limited production run is being considered.

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May 29, 2013

Aston Martin V12 Vantage S Officially Unveiled With 565-HP

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Aston Martin has unveiled the new V12 Vantage S, which replaces the old V12 Vantage. The V12 Vantage S is now the fastest road-going Aston Martin, well with the exception of the One-77. With its 565 horsepower 6.0L V12 engine, the Vantage S will reach 0-60 mph in under four seconds and is capable of reaching a top speed of 205 mph.

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May 19, 2013

Aston Martin CC100 Speedster Concept Celebrates its 100th Anniversary

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Aston Martin has taken the covers off its newest concept, the CC100 Speedster concept, which celebrates Aston Martin's 100th birthday. The one-off CC100 looks both to the past and the DBR1 - Aston Martin's greatest sporting triumph on the track - and to the future with its teasing glimpses of a potential future design direction.

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May 17, 2013

Aston Martin Teases a New Concept

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Aston Martin has released this teaser of its new concept that will be unveiled on May 19th. The new concept coincides with the celebration of Aston Martin's 100th anniversary. According to Aston Martin, the concept "encompasses the past, present and future in one exceptional design."

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April 12, 2013

Hydrogen-Powered Aston Martin Rapide S Unveiled

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Aston Martin and Alset Global have unveiled a new hydrogen-powered version of the Rapide S that is going to hit the track next month at the 41st ADAC Zurich 24 Hours of Nürburgring. the hydrogen Rapide S will become the first hydrogen-powered car to compete in an international event as well as the first zero CO2 emissions sports car to complete a race pace lap at the Nürburgring 24-hour race.

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February 25, 2013

Bertone Jet 2+2 is a One-Off Aston Martin Rapide Shooting Brake

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Italian design house, Bertone has created this , which is a one-off Jet 2+2, which is basically an Aston Martin Rapide Shooting Brake. The Jet 2+2 takes the design of the four-door Rapide, but gives it a shooting brake style that is similar in shape to the Porsche Panamera Sports Turismo concept and Mercedes-Benz CLS Shooting Brake. The Bertone 2+2 is going to be unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show next month.

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February 9, 2013

Special Edition Aston Martin Vantage SP10 Unveiled

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Aston Martin is releasing a special edition V8 Vantage S in Europe that takes its inspiration from the brand's numerous successes on the race track. Inspired by Aston Martin's motorsport activities in the GT4 racing series, the Vantage SP10 is a road model that has been engineered in the style of Aston Martin's GT4 racers.

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January 23, 2013

Aston Martin Rapide S Unveiled With 550 Horsepower

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Aston Martin has updated its four-door, the Rapide with a new name, more power and more features. The Aston Martin S replaces the Rapide and is now more refined than before and is powered by a 550 horsepower V12 engine.

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January 16, 2013

Aston Martin Unveils Centenary Edition Models

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Aston Martin is marking the start of its 100-year birthday celebrations with the unveiling of a bespoke new Centenary Edition Vanquish. The Aston Martin Centenary Edition Vanquish showcases a painstakingly created Centenary Edition specification that will be available worldwide on just 100 examples of each of Aston Martin's model lines: V8 Vantage, DB9, Rapide and Vanquish.

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December 17, 2012

Aston Martin Celebrates Its 100th Anniversary

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2013 marks the 100th anniversary of Aston Martin and to celebrate its centenary, Aston Martin has set up a year-long calendar of events. Aston Martin was founded in 1913 by Robert Bamford and Lionel Martin as "Bamford & Martin LTD." In 1914 the Aston Martin name was born following one Robert Bamford's successful runs at the Aston Hill Climb in Buckinghamshire, England. Within a year the first Aston Martin was built...

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November 10, 2012

Aston Martin is Up For Sale and Toyota May be Interested

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It's being reported that Aston Martin's controlling shareholder, Investment Dar Co. has approached potential buyers who may be interested in buying the brand. The Kuwaiti company owns 64 percent of Aston Martin has reportedly approached potential suitors like Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. and Toyota.

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October 26, 2012

Could Aston Martin Shove a V12 Under the Cygnet's Hood?

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It's being reported that Aston Martin has been studying the idea of putting the automaker's 6.0L V12 engine under the hood of the Aston Martin Cygnet city car. The Cygnet is based on the Toyota iQ and even though the car is tiny, sources claim that the Cygnet can actually fit the larger engine.

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September 18, 2012

2013 Aston Martin DB9 Packs 510-HP and Starts at $185,400

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If you can't quite afford the new Aston Martin Vanquish, there's always the Aston Martin DB9... Even better, Aston Martin has just announced the updates to the 2013 DB9, which gets styling and performance updates for the new model year.

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September 8, 2012

2013 Aston Martin Vanquish Debuts This Weekend in Canada

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This weekend the 2013 Aston Martin Vanquish is having its Canadian debut during the grand opening of the third annual Luxury & Supercar Weekend, held at the Van Dusen Botanical Gardens in Vancouver.

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July 11, 2012

2013 Aston Martin V12 Vantage Roadster Officially Unveiled

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Aston Martin has just taken the wraps off the 2013 Aston Martin V12 Vantage Roadster, which is now the most powerful open-top Vantage available with its 6.0L V12 engine. The limited-edition V12 Vantage Roadster packs 509 horsepower and 420 lb-ft. of torque, which is good enough to accelerate it from 0-62 mph in 4.5 seconds with a top speed of 190 mph.

The V12 Vantage Roadster shares most of its specs with the V12 Vantage coupe, but there are a few changes. The V12 Vantage Roadster features a redesigned trunk lid and lower front air intake to maintain a level of dynamic performance that's fully in keeping with the V12 Coupe, while there are also a number of unique chassis revisions. These include a modified rear damper set-up, front and rear damper valve tuning and a new rear spring design.

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July 2, 2012

Aston Martin V12 Vantage Roadster Photos Leaked

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The first official photos of the Aston Martin V12 Vantage Roadster have leaked onto the internet, just days ahead of its official debut. The V12 Vantage Roadster is powered by a 5.9L V12 engine with 510 horsepower.

The roadster also gets slight styling tweaks, like a revised decklid and spoiler, carbon fiber trim pieces and new alloy wheels. The V12 Vantage Roadster also gets a revised suspension.

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June 28, 2012

Aston Martin DB9 1M is a Car Designed by its Facebook Fans

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The Aston Martin DB9 1M that you see here is apparently how Aston Martin's Facebook fans would design it. Unveiled last week at Aston martin's Gaydon headquarters, the DB9 1M marks the end of the commemorative campaign to celebrate reaching one million fans on Facebook.

The campaign involved Aston Martin giving its facebook fans, the chance to specify their dream Aston Martin. Fans decided on all aspects of the car including the model itself to the interior trim and then finally choosing the exterior 'Aero' wrap, black brake calipers and 20-inch diamond-turned alloy wheels. No changes were made to the DB9's 6.0L V12 engine, which puts out 470 horsepower and 443 lb-ft.of torque.

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June 19, 2012

2013 Aston Martin Vanquish Officially Unveiled

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Here it is! Aston Martin has officially unveiled the new top model in its lineup, the 2013 Aston Martin Vanquish, which will be available by the end of this year. The Vanquish draws cues from the One-77 supercar and other Aston Martin models, but according to Aston Martin, the new Vanquish "represents the zenith of current Aston Martin design and engineering."

The new Vanquish is based on the next-generation VH architecture and gets an upgraded 6.0L V12 engine. The new naturally aspirated 6.0L V12 generates 565 horsepower, making it the most powerful production Aston Martin yet, well if you don't count the limited-edition One-77. It also has 457 lb-ft. of torque at 5,500 rpm, reaches 0-62 mph in 4.1 seconds and has a top speed of 183 mph.

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Aston Martin Vanquish Photos Leaked Ahead of Tomorrow's Debut

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The first photos of the new Aston Martin Vanquish have leaked online ahead of the car's official debut on tomorrow! The new Vanquish was originally previewed by the AM 310 concept and is the replacement for the DBS.

The new Vanquish will be powered by a revised version of Aston Martin's 6.0L V12 engine that will be mated to a six-speed "Touchtronic 2" automatic transmission with paddle shifters. The V12 engine will pack 565 horsepower and 457 lb-ft. of torque. According to Aston Martin, the new Vanquish will reach 0-60 mph in 4.1 seconds and will a top speed of 183 mph.

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April 11, 2012

2012 Aston Martin V8 Vantage Starts at $118,370

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Aston Martin has announced the pricing for the revised 2012 V8 Vantage, which starts at $118,370 for the coupe and $132,870 for the roadster.

The 2012 V8 Vantage has been revised with styling updates that are similar to the Vantage S and V12 Vantage. in the front, the bumper has an aerodynamic splitter and a larger air intake. The rear gets a diffuser and race-derived side sills give the V8 Vantage a more muscular look.

The V8 Vantage is powered by a 4.7L V8 with 420 horsepower and 346 lb-ft. of torque. It can be mated to either a six-speed manual or new seven-speed Sportshift II transmission. Other updates include quicker steering, larger brakes and wider tires to make the V8 Vantage more responsive.

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February 20, 2012

2012 Aston Martin V8 Vantage Gets a Refresh

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Aston Martin is giving the V8 Vantage a facelift for the 2012 model year. The updated 2012 Aston Martin V8 Vantage will officially debut next month at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show with more power and updates borrowed from the Vantage S.

The V8 Vantage gets some updates that were first seen on the Vantage S, like quicker steering, bigger brakes and wider tires. A new steering column installation, re-valved power steering and a quicker steering ratio of 15:1 compared to 17:1 gives more feedback and agility. The braking system has also been upgraded with new 380 mm two-piece ventilated cast-iron front discs and six piston calipers. A Hill Start Assist system has also been added.

The 4.7L V8 still comes standard with a six-speed manual transmission, but now there's an optional seven-speed Sportshift II automated manual transmission. The base V8 Vantage packs 420 horsepower, while the Vantage S features 430 horsepower.

On the outside the 2012 V8 Vantage gets styling updates from the Vantage S and the limited-edition N400, which includes a revised front bumper with a splitter and a new rear bumper with an integrated diffuser.

For buyers that want even more power, the 510-horsepower Aston Martin V12 Vantage is unchanged for 2012.

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February 16, 2012

VIDEO: Check Out the Aston Martin V12 Zagato in Action

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The Aston Martin V12 Zagato had its official world premiere Kuwait Concours d'Elegance this week.

The awesome V12 Zagato is powered by a 6.0L V12 that packs 510 horsepower and 420 lb-ft. of torque. It reaches 0-62 mph in 4.2 seconds and has a top speed of 190 mph. Aston Martin is only going to produce 150 units with pricing starting at £330,000.

Check it out in motion after the jump.

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February 9, 2012

Aston Martin V12 Zagato Production Version Unveiled, Only 150 Will be Built

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Aston Martin has released the first official photos and specs for the production version of the V12 Zagato. The V12 Zagato is the result of a renewed partnership between Aston Martin and Zagato.

Aston Martin 's CEO, Dr Ulrich Bez stated, "Our relationship with Zagato stretches back more than 50 years. Together in that time we have created a series of very special cars. The first - the DB4GT Zagato - is a true icon: fast, beautiful and incredibly desirable. In the V12 Zagato I believe we have captured the spirit of that car and combined it with a confident twist of modernity to give it a character all of its own."

The V12 Zagato is powered by a 6.0L V12 that packs 510 horsepower and 420 lb-ft. of torque. The V12 is mated to a standard six-speed manual. Aston Martin claims that the V12 Zagato will reach 0-62 mph in 4.2 seconds and it will have a top speed of 190 mph.

It's body is made of aluminum and carbon fiber. The Aston Martin signature "double-bubble" roof and doors are made of aluminum, while the front and rear fenders, door sills and trunk lid are made of carbon fiber.

Buyers can choose between four colors: Scintilla Silver, Alloro Green, Alba Blue and Diavolo Red. Aston Martin is only going to produce 150 units, mainly because it take about 2,000 man hours to create even one of these. Pricing in the UK will start at £330,000.

The Aston Martin V12 Zagato will debut next week at the Kuwait Concours d'Elegance.

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