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    [One-off] Aston Martin Victor (836HP, NA, manual gearbox)

    The Aston Martin Victor is an 836bhp manual masterpiece
















    A retro one-off special that unites One-77, Vulcan and Valkyrie tech.


    V12 NA, 836hp, 822Nm


    six-speed manual gearbox


    bespoke motorsport clutch


    Brembo carbon-ceramic brakes and racecar-esque centre-lock wheels at the end of them.


    it produces more downforce at 100mph than Aston’s current GT4 racecar.


    And the name? Following Vulcan and Valkyrie, you might presume it’s an aeronautical reference. We’re told it’s a nod to Victor Gauntlett, though, boss of Aston Martin when it launched the V8 Vantage its aesthetics have unsubtly taken inspiration from.

    Smiley


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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BLwFlGmN1gY

     


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    Now the Mustang had sex with an Martin. Strangely the rear looks like an older Corvette?! 🤦🏻‍♂️ 


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    Wild proportions... it does remind me of the below model from Aston Martin´s history:

    800px-Aston_Martin_(1240195363).jpg


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    Ferdie:

    Wild proportions... it does remind me of the below model from Aston Martin´s history:

    800px-Aston_Martin_(1240195363).jpg

     

    and this one really looks like a Mustang.


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    Indeed... indecision


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    This is the design language Aston needs for its mass market cars. 


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    CGX car nut:

    This is the design language Aston needs for its mass market cars. 

    Agreed. the only thing this car needs is a proper steering wheel. 

    Gorgeous. A South London gangster in a Huntsman suit, exactly like every proper Aston should be. 


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    Wow that is certainly a beautiful car. 


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    Stunning creating this, couldn't believe my eyes. angel Shame it's only a one off.


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    very retro and very cool


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    Porker:

    Stunning creating this, couldn't believe my eyes. angel Shame it's only a one off.

     

    Not like Aston is flush with cash, they will do one offs after one offs if someone write a big enough cheque.

     


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    Not easy to pull off such modern retro designs, but I got to say in this case, mission accomplished, too bad its just a one off and wont see this design in other models from the brand.


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    If they would produce just such cars they would have no financial issues.....


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    I like it a lot . blush  I was found of the AM of the late 70's early 80's . This one follows that spirit .


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    I am really on the fence about this. On the one hand I love it, on the other hand, it looks a bit tacked on from certain angles, and it moves away from the looks that I have liked so much in, for example the DBS. However, AM was moving in a design direction with the DB11 that I don't really like anyway, so hopefully this one off provides them with some design strategy for future models.


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    Gnil:

    I like it a lot . blush  I was found of the AM of the late 70's early 80's . This one follows that spirit .

    Smiley


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    Very surprised about the positive comments about this. I thought it looked even worse in person than in the photos  - I was at the show for a couple of hours on Friday.


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    crayphile:

    Very surprised about the positive comments about this. I thought it looked even worse in person than in the photos  - I was at the show for a couple of hours on Friday.

    Allez! What didn't you like about it? Looks jawdropping on photo! Smiley


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    Porker:
    Allez! What didn't you like about it? Looks jawdropping on photo! Smiley

    Always subjective,  but seen as you asked - it looks like some mutant amphibious creature.


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    crayphile:
    Porker:
    Allez! What didn't you like about it? Looks jawdropping on photo! Smiley

    Always subjective,  but seen as you asked - it looks like some mutant amphibious creature.

    And what is wrong with that? Smiley


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    crayphile:
    Porker:
    Allez! What didn't you like about it? Looks jawdropping on photo! Smiley

    Always subjective,  but seen as you asked - it looks like some mutant amphibious creature.

    Smiley Smiley


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    The questions is, who bought this thing...


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    Must be not easy to steer with this steering wheel and manual shifitng!. Looks like a Foose overhaul version of a DB7


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    Josef:

    The questions is, who bought this thing...

    Two possibilities: James Bond or...Mr. Bean. Smiley


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    RC:
    Josef:

    The questions is, who bought this thing...

    Two possibilities: James Bond or...Mr. Bean. Smiley

    Apparently a Belgian collector. 


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    Mithras:
    RC:
    Josef:

    The questions is, who bought this thing... 

    Two possibilities: James Bond or...Mr. Bean. 

    Apparently a Belgian collector. 


    Now... who is from Belgium, a big fan of V12s and apparently excited about this thing? Smiley


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    Ferdie:
    Mithras:
    RC:
    Josef:

    The questions is, who bought this thing... 

    Two possibilities: James Bond or...Mr. Bean. 

    Apparently a Belgian collector. 


    Now... who is from Belgium, a big fan of V12s and apparently excited about this thing? Smiley

    Smiley


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