Sunday January 19, 2020

A sports car that lets you take the wheel

While many supercars lean heavily on driver aids, the Aston Martin Vantage AMR is powerful while still allowing for full driver engagement

17th November, 2019
The Aston Martin Vantage AMR: you’ll want to hear its twin-turbocharged V8 petrol engine at every opportunity

Every new generation of a car must be an improvement on its predecessor and it is usually measured in numbers that everyone can understand. So Car A from Brand B, for example, is 10 per cent more efficient than before and weighs 50kg less, but it has 15mm more rear legroom and 20 litres more boot space. Job done; the evolution of the car continues as planned.

Obviously, if the car in question is a performance vehicle,...

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