Aston Martin, English

The V8 Vantage story – Vantage Surname

In April 1950,  Aston Martin already under control of the industrialist David Brown unveiled the DB2. Shortly after, at the end of that same year the Vantage name was used for the first time in a tuned DB2 variant. DB2 Vantage improvements were limited just to its W. O. Bentley designed inline 6 engine. This… Sigue leyendo The V8 Vantage story – Vantage Surname

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The V8 Vantage story – AM05 engine

After having moved the vehicle manufacturing plant to Gaydon's modern factory, which produced 5,000 cars a year, the capacity and technology of the old engine division still based in Newport Pagnell was utterly insufficient. In order to meet the new requirements, Aston Martin moved in October 2004 its engine design and manufacturing plant to Cologne,… Sigue leyendo The V8 Vantage story – AM05 engine