Former Jaguar designer refreshes Aston Martin Vanquish

Former Jaguar designer refreshes Aston Martin Vanquish

July 23, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

Former Jaguar designer Ian Callum left the firm in 2019 and founded Callum Designs, a limited-car company.

And today the demonstration of the first serial project – Vanquish 25 by R-Reforged took place.

The Aston Martin Callum Vanquish 25 by R-Reforged is actually a revised version of the first Vanquish. The improvements were mainly related to the ride quality.

The car received stiffer bushings and stabilizers, as well as Bilstein shock absorbers with special configurations and original Michelin Pilot Sport tires.

The car is equipped with an upgraded V12 unit with a volume of 5.9 liters with a capacity of 588 hp, which is able to be combined with such types of transmissions as a manual, 6-speed “robot” with one clutch, and a 6-speed automatic transmission.

Now there is an opportunity to try out the “2-door”, but the assembly of the debut game will begin in the fall. All 25 units. customers should receive by the end of the year, the cost of each is approximately 550 thousand pounds sterling

In addition, it was recently noted that Jaguar has declassified the name for the future electric sports car. According to experts, the new product will be a kind of reference to the famous Jaguar E-Type of the 1960s and 1970s. There is no information on the technical characteristics yet.