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Aston Martin Remains Committed to Providing the Lagonda Brand
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Aston Martin Remains Committed to Providing the Lagonda Brand

Oct 15 2013, 12:30pm CDT | by

Lagonda may make a comeback yet

Aston Martin has reportedly remains committed to reviving the Lagonda brand to create a broader range of vehicles beyond its own sports cars. Aston showed an SUV concept that carried the Lagonda...

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Aston Martin Remains Committed to Providing the Lagonda Brand

Oct 15 2013, 12:30pm CDT | by

Lagonda may make a comeback yet

Aston Martin has reportedly remains committed to reviving the Lagonda brand to create a broader range of vehicles beyond its own sports cars. Aston showed an SUV concept that carried the Lagonda name second 2009 at the Geneva Motor Show.

The SUV was based on the Mercedes GL. Aston Martin is now reportedly looking into ways to put the SUV into production with plans that might include a conventional large limousine and a small or midsize sedan.

“I am confident in the future we will see a Lagonda on the road,” Aston Martin boss, Dr Ulrich Bez, told Drive during the launch of the Vanquish Volante in Palm Springs this week.

“I cannot say [it will be] in three weeks or three years, but I am confident it will be there.”

The news comes an increased demand for luxury SUVs another luxury automotive manufacturers are considering new vehicles. The concept car from 2009 was a Mercedes but it used Aston Martins V12 engine. Aston Martin says that it's bonded aluminum architecture could accommodate a large SUV.

 
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Aston Martin Vantage prototype spied again, likely a hardcore current-gen GT3 version

Oct 24 2014 10:00am CDT | Source: World Car Fans

The mysterious Aston Martin Vantage prototype has been spied once again testing on a wet Nürburgring. ...
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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 ...
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1 week ago

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… R ...
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2 weeks ago

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 carbon trim updates and revised interior mat ...
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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 ...
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6 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 thin ...
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7 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 Wednesday. ...
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8 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 ...
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