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Aston Martin Sold Only 150 Cygnet City Cars
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Aston Martin Sold Only 150 Cygnet City Cars

Oct 9 2013, 1:30pm CDT | by

Nowhere near the 4000 per year Aston Martin expected

I mentioned before that I thought was very strange with Aston Martin decided to produce the Cygnet city car. The little vehicle did nothing for the companies sporting and exotic image. Considering...

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Aston Martin Sold Only 150 Cygnet City Cars

Oct 9 2013, 1:30pm CDT | by

Nowhere near the 4000 per year Aston Martin expected

I mentioned before that I thought was very strange with Aston Martin decided to produce the Cygnet city car. The little vehicle did nothing for the companies sporting and exotic image. Considering the car was discontinued shortly after enter production, a lot of people apparently felt the same way.

The vehicle sold in the UK for 32,000 pounds. Reports have surfaced that indicate Aston Martin sold fewer than 150 units. The automaker had hoped to sell 4000 copies per year. Clearly Aston Martin didn't come close.

Aston Martin continues to struggle as an automaker as economic woes around the world put a damper on the purchasing of exotic sports cars. Aston Martin reported a loss of 24.6 million pounds towards year that ended in December of 2012.

 
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Mysterious Aston Martin Vantage prototype spied, is it a mule for the next-generation model?

Oct 21 2014 8:00am CDT | Source: World Car Fans

A mysterious Aston Martin prototype has been spied undergoing testing on the Nür ...
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Aston Martin Vantage V12 S Roadster review

Oct 15 2014 10:34am CDT | Source: Recombu

Aston Martin's evergreen Vantage has been treated to numerous upgrades, refinements and special editions throughout its lifetime, but this latest model could be the greatest of them… Read documen ...
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Q By Aston Martin Vanquish Coupe Satin Jet Black

Oct 8 2014 9:00am CDT | Source: Top Speed

Aston Martin’s special Q program has released several special versions of various cars to demonstrate the level of luxury and personalization it can offer to customers. Aston’s most recent addition was a Vanquish Volante last August, but now just a few months later they decided to release yet another Vanquish model; this time its a coupe. When compared to the previous iteration, this coupe features a new exterior color, some carbo ...
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3 weeks ago

Infiniti Q80 Concept, Aston Lagonda Photos, 2014 Paris Auto Show: Today’s Car News

Oct 1 2014 10:45am CDT | Source: Motor Authority

The 2014 Paris Auto Show is gearing up for two days of concepts and production cars, and so far, the early samples have proved tantalizing. Among the news: the Infiniti Q80 Inspiration Concept, a 550-hp hybrid that aims to put Infiniti at the front of the luxury flagship class; the Aston Martin Lagonda saw a ...
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5 weeks ago

Aston Martin Vanquish Carbon Edition

Sep 12 2014 9:00am CDT | Source: Top Speed

If there was ever any doubt why James Bond loves Aston Martins so much, these Vanquish Carbon Edition models will quell all of those misgivings. The British automaker finally pulled the covers off of its latest special edition creation only days after it dropped a teaser promoting its arrival. While I do think that Aston Martin needs to time its teasers better, I’m not complaining about what came out of it.The Vanquish Carbon Edition is a thing of be ...
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6 weeks ago

Possible Aston Martin Vanquish Carbon Edition teased [video]

Sep 8 2014 8:00am CDT | Source: World Car Fans

Aston Martin has released a teaser video for a special Vanquish set to be unveiled on Wedne ...
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7 weeks ago

Andy Palmer leaves Renault-Nissan to serve as CEO of Aston Martin

Sep 2 2014 4:47am CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Hirings/Firings/Layoffs, Aston Martin, Infiniti, Nissan, Renault Aston Martin has been without a helmsman since Ulrich Bez stepped down from the chief executive office at the end of last year, stepping back to serve as non-executive chairman in a semi-retired ambassadorial capacity. The British automaker, now on the cusp of a new era, has been running without a CEO since, but has now named Bez's replacement in Andy Palmer. If you don ...
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8 weeks ago

Aston Martin Rapide

Aug 26 2014 11:42am CDT | Source: The Car Connection

The Aston Martin Rapide is a large, luxurious, high-performance sedan that seats up to four passengers. Stunning and instantly recognizable, the Rapide competes with high-performance and style-driven sedans like the Porsche Panamera and the Maserati Quattroporte. Few changes have come to the Rapide's specification over ...
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