Aston Martin Vantage WG8: the circuit to the street in a limited edition very radical

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┬┐you Want the Aston Martin Vantage V8 more pure and radical, directly derived from the circuits? Then this Aston Martin Vantage WG8 you’ll be interested: it is inspired by the Aston Martin GTE, which competes in the WEC, although in this case the WG8 is fully homologated for road use.

will Be built in an exclusive limited edition to 150 units, and their appearance says it all: we are at the Vantage V8 – more powerful and lightweight. With a slick and specific lots of carbon fibre, the Aston Martin Vantage WG8 transmits radicalism by its four sides.

Its flared wheel arches accommodate a wider width of pathways, with a look very muscular. And the aerodynamics is very similar to that of the AWG, with details such as your splitter front, side skirts or rear diffuser, all made from carbon fiber and specific for this model.

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But there is more, since it optionally there will be an ‘Aero Pack’, which includes, among other elements, that rear spoiler of large size. Wheels magnesium alloy -available as an option – or your sports exhaust made of titanium are lighter, in addition to the rear window in polycarbonate or panels of bodywork in carbon fiber, as its roof (also optional).

together, the weight of the Vantage WG8 is reduced by more than 100 kilograms with respect to a Vantage V8, standard marking scale 1.510 kg series, the Vantage WG8 also include alloy wheels of five-arm with tires Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2, as well as a chassis-specific setting more sporty.

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propulsion rear, your V8 engine of 4.7 liters slightly increases its power by a few horses more, reaching the 446 CV. You can choose between the manual change of six speeds or automatic Sportshift II seven relations.

The Aston Martin Vantage WG8 is lighter and more powerful, and is inspired by the Vantage GTE racing

In the interior there are missing certain concessions to comfort, including climate control and the multimedia equipment Mai III with touch screen in its center console. But the WG8 leaves notice with specific details, such as their seating bucket with carbon fibre structure or many interior panels and trim also in carbon.

More than two-thirds of the 150 units of its production have already been reserved, with a price for the Uk of an estimated 210,000 euros at the current exchange rate between currencies. The first units will be delivered in the last quarter of this year.