Aston Martin Racing triumphed in Texas as Canadian Paul Dalla Lana and team mates Pedro Lamy from Portugal and Austrian Mathias Lauda claimed the GTE Am victory in the Six Hours of Circuit of The Americas in Austin, Texas.
TrackWorthy had the incredible opportunity to attend this year’s “Eagles & Astons” event in a private jet hangar at Toronto’s Pearson International Airport. In addition to covering this gathering of new, old and rare Aston Martins, we highlight a new, super-fast, super-expensive Honda!
Since the first reveal of the Aston Martin Valkyrie hypercar in July 2016, Aston Martin, Red Bull Advanced Technologies and project partner AF Racing have been working intensively to further develop the Valkyrie’s aerodynamics, body styling and cockpit packaging…
Aston Martin’s wildest-ever car, the track-only Aston Martin Vulcan, has been taken to new extremes with a performance upgrade package developed by the luxury marque’s new performance brand, AMR. Making its public debut at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, the Aston Martin Vulcan AMR Pro sports extensive aerodynamic enhancements and shortened gearing to produce increased downforce, greater responsiveness and reduced lap times, improvements that underline its status as one of the world’s most extreme and exclusive track cars.
After its successful global introduction in 2016, the Aston Martin DB11 is now available with a 4.0-litre twin-turbocharged V8 engine or a 5.2-litre twin turbocharged V12. Producing 503 BHP and 498 lb-ft of torque, the V8 engine propels the DB11 from 0-100 km/h in just 4.0 seconds and on to a top speed of 300 km/h. This exceptional performance is matched by impressive efficiency of EU Combined fuel economy of 28.5 mpg. This new V8 derivative brings further significant benefits in markets where car taxation policy is structured around engine capacity, such as China.
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Aston Martin has announced the start of a new long-term partnership with Tom Brady, record-breaking National Football League star and one of the most renowned and respected athletes of all time. In collaboration with Aston Martin’s Vice President & Chief Creative Officer, Marek Reichman, the designer currently responsible for creative direction of the Aston Martin brand and model range, Brady and Reichman will explore their affinity for The Love of Beautiful via a new content series entitled Category of One, premiering later this year.
The No. 98 Aston Martin Racing V8 Vantage GTE took the class victory in 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps and now leads the GTE Am championship. After clinching pole position, the trio of Paul Dalla Lana (Canada), Pedro Lamy (Portugal) and Mathias Lauda (Austria) drove a faultless race to take the race win. The result give the team 26 points including an additional point for pole position.