While most supercar manufacturers have adopted automatic or semi-automatic gearboxes, Aston Martin went back to its roots when it adopted a 7-speed manual gearbox
The limited production models will be launched under AF Racing’s new brand, R-Reforged.
Christened the Rapide E, only 155 of these electric cars will ever be produced and is also the first car to be built at Aston Martin's state of the art St Athan production facility.
The car can reach a speed of 100 kmph from a standstill in just 3.5 seconds while maxing out at 313 kmph approximately.
The 6.5-litre V12 has a redline of 11000 rpm and can spit a peak torque of more than 740 Nm.
The car has been made entirely in carbon-fibre, without using a single steel component.
The company, famed for making the sports car driven by fictional secret agent James Bond, is selling around 25 percent of its stock in the first initial public offering (IPO) by a British carmaker for decades.
The luxury carmaker says it will sell a 25 percent stake for between 17.50 pounds and 22.50 pounds a share, valuing the company at as much as 5.07 billion pounds ($6.7 billion).
The company, famed for making the sports car driven by fictional secret agent James Bond, said last month it was pursuing an initial public offering (IPO), the first British carmaker to do so for decades.
In 2021, the company will launch cars under the all-electric car division named the Aston Martin Lagonda.
The initial public offering, which will follow in the footsteps of the likes of Ferrari, could see the firm valued at up to 5 billion pounds ($6.38 billion).
The concept aircraft will use Rolls-Royce's high-performance hybrid-electric propulsion technologies
The British carmaker famously featured in James Bond movies has come with the most powerful regular production under its brand
The recalls are expected to begin on February 1, 2018, and come as the owners of the carmaker made famous by fictional spy James Bond prepare for a stock market listing or sale of the company.
The property is designed like a “bold sail-shaped building” and Aston Martin has partnered with G and G Business Developments, a global property developer for the project
The 1954 Lagonda 3 Litre Drophead Coupe was made to order for the Duke of Edinburgh with bespoke features, such as the extra vanity mirror so that the monarch could fix her hat and a radio telephone.
Overdrive gets into the garage of the Aston Martin racing team in Baharain during a race weekend of the World Endurance Championship.
Aston Martin says that the "N430 is honed on the racetrack to excel on the road"
Luxury sports car maker Aston Martin is to team up with Daimler's high-performance Mercedes-AMG GmbH division to develop a new generation of bespoke V8 engines for the British firm, it said on Thursday.
Italian private equity fund Investindustrial has bought a 37.5-per cent stake in British carmaker Aston Martin, the companies said in a joint statement on Friday.
Italian private equity fund Investindustrial is likely to announce it will invest in British sportscar maker Aston Martin on Friday, two people familiar with the matter said.
British sports car maker Aston Martin said it is in "advanced" talks with potential investors over an injection of capital into the business.
Sports car maker Aston Martin may look like a shiny trophy that makes an awkward fit for Mahindra and Mahindra , the world's biggest tractor maker, but it would help the Indian group realise a long-standing ambition to be a global player.
Four years after it failed in its bid to buy luxury car brand Jaguar and Land Rover, M&M is ready to go shopping once again. And this time, it is learnt to have set its eyes on Aston Martin, the car made famous by James Bond.
Aston Martin, purveyors of fast cars to a fictional British spy and to real-life billionaires, could be partly owned by Mahindra and Mahindra by the end of the week if the Mumbai tractor moguls have their way.