Aston Martin Lagonda Limited is a manufacturer of luxury sports cars and grand tourers, founded in 1913 by Lionel Martin and Robert Bamford. The firm became associated with touring cars in the 1950s and 1960s.

The 1964 Aston Martin DB5 from GoldenEye note the license plate reads BMT 214A whereas the original 1963 Goldfinger car number plate reads BMT 216A.


The car was designed by William Towns in an extreme interpretation of the classic 1970s folded paper style. It was as unconventional a design then as it is now.


The Aston Martin Lagonda is a luxury four-door saloon which was built by Aston Martin of Newport Pagnell. The name was derived from the Lagonda marque that Aston Martin had purchased in 1947.


The One-77 features a full carbon fibre monocoque chassis, a handcrafted aluminium body, and a naturally aspirated 7.3 litre (7312 cc) V12 engine with 750 hp (560 kW). Aston Martin claimed it would be the most powerful naturally aspirated production engine in the world when the first car was delivered. The car uses a strengthened version of the DB9's 6-speed automated manual transmission and height-adjustable pushrod suspension coupled with dynamic stability control, featuring Pirelli P Zero Corsa tyres (255/35 ZR20 front, 335/30 ZR20 rear) and Carbon Ceramic Matrix brakes.


The DBR2 was created from a short lived Lagonda project known as DP166 (DP for Development Project), This was a multi tube, back bone space frame chassis designed by Willy Watson.


The DB4 GT was a special lightweight, high-performance version of the DB4. Introduced in September 1959, it featured enclosed headlights and a thinner aluminium skin for lighter weight. The wheelbase was also reduced in comparison to the standard car, which resulted in many cars not being fitted with rear seats.


Ercole Spada at Zagato transformed the DB4 GT into a smaller, more aerodynamic, super lightweight car. Many steel components were replaced by aluminium counterparts. Basically all non-essential elements ...


Ogling this green beauty conjures up images of Jim Clark all crossed up in ‘2 VEV’ – the famous Essex Racing team car – in the Goodwood RAC TT race, perhaps one of the most evocative sights in British motorsport history.



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Aston Martin Lagonda Limited is a manufacturer of luxury sports cars and grand tourers, founded in 1913 by Lionel Martin and Robert Bamford. The firm became associated with touring cars in the 1950s and 1960s.

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