Aston Martin Cambridge Delivers Special Edition Car With Adrenaline Fuelled Event

Aston Martin Cambridge Delivers Special Edition Car With Adrenaline Fuelled Event

0 comments 📅06 February 2017, 21:00


Aston Martin Cambridge commissioned 8 Restricted Edition vehicles inspired by and built to celebrate the 80th anniversary of the Supermarine Spitfire, the iconic tour de force of British engineering. The 8 lucky owners were invited to the ultimate hand-over and above event which took place in September 2016 from the Imperial War Museum Duxford.

Designed to praise an iconic car and to mark the 80th anniversary of the Supermarine Spitfire’s first flight and the power of British engineering, moral eight models of the V12 Vantage S Spitfire 80 were produced globally.

The VIP guests gathered at the Superior War Museum (IWM) at Duxford, Cambridge for the unveiling of their new limited edition Aston Martin. Britain’s first-rate-preserved Second World War airfield and Europe’s premier aviation museum provided the unmatched backdrop for the owners to get their cars up to speed for the first time on the IWM’s famous runway.

To get the adrenaline pumping and to sink guests in Spitfire’s heritage, Aston Martin Cambridge extended the day to include a Spitfire skein of geese experience with Classic Wings, an armoured vehicle driving experience, as famously as a personal tour of the museum and talk from a veteran Spitfire pilot. Customers then had the maybe to get up close and personal with their new vehicles, receiving a presentation from the Aston Martin Q delineate team to tell the story of the car’s design and its unique features, before watching one of the at the rear Mark I Spitfires in the world conduct a stunning display.

A modern-day icon for car enthusiasts, the Aston Martin V12 Vantage S Spitfire 80 has been tailored by Q, Aston Martin’s personalisation serving. The car has been created in a special, Duxford Green colour, with the trademark Spitfire yellow pinstripe on the side strakes and deck lid. Also included are fa and rear diffusers in satin carbon fibre; a louvred bonnet in Duxford Na to create a bold profile; and solid sterling silver Aston Martin wings badges with tailored ‘Old English Off-white’ inlay.

The interior of the ‘Spitfire 80’ model boasts an array of features including the Spitfire 80 logo embroidered in Raven Louring onto the headrests; saddle leather floor mats with sheepskin inserts in relating to the iconic Irvin jacket; the fare airbag embroidered with its unique aircraft identification code; and door inserts finished with door pulls in red ‘webbing’ to compact the Spitfire aircraft.

To make the unveiling a day to remember, Aston Martin Cambridge presented customers with a in perfect accord Irvin Jacket with Spitfire 80 logo stitched inside; Irvin flying helmet and flying goggles; themed car protect; embossed owners’ manual; and a leather photo album featuring high blue blood images taken on the day.

Simon Lane, Dealer Principal at Aston Martin Cambridge, comments: “The V12 Vantage S Spitfire is a lovely example of Aston Martin’s superb engineering and is equipped for exceptional performance. A nod to the maiden exaltation of larks of the Supermarine Spitfire, the interior has design touches that follows the aviation essence to make this a truly special and unique vehicle to own.

“It was a pleasure the case, to roll out the red carpet for the only eight people in the world to own this luxury example, and to make the delivery of this fine vehicle, a memorable one.”

For further information hither the range of models available at Aston Martin Cambridge, visit or go to Aston Martin, 142 Turbulent Street, Harston, Cambridge, CB22 7TN, or call (01223) 964851.


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