100 years of Aston Martin
Conceived as a hypercar and a platform for promoting the company's technological prowess, the One-77 has a carbon fibre monocoque covered in handcrafted aluminium panels. It also pumps out 750 horesopower and is capable of travelling at more than 220MPH, making it one of the fastest, and most exclusive cars in the world -- only 77 will ever be made and each one costs £1.2 million (US $1.9 million). Photo:AFP
This year has been rather unforgettable for most in the domestic automobile industry. Sales have been sluggish, sentiment has been low, excitement lower and footfalls at showrooms the lowest. Yet, as is always the case there are some that flow against the tide. Not many new cars have struck gold ...
Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel won the Brazilian Grand Prix on Sunday to chalk up a record ninth victory in a row, and 13th of the Formula One season.
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