- Special DB11 Volante celebrates Aston Martin’s partnership with Henley Royal Regatta
- DB11 Classic Driver Edition celebrates 20th anniversary of world’s initial automobile collectors’ website
4 Jul 2018, Gaydon: With a repute for tailor-made enhancements that’s second to none, a oppulance British marques bespoke service, Q by Aston Martin has expelled sum of dual creatively expelled commissions formed on a oppulance brands energetic sporting GT, DB11.
Henley Royal Regatta DB11 Volante
The initial ‘Q by Aston Martin – Commission’ outlines Aston Martin’s continued Official Automotive Partnership with a Henley Royal Regatta – founded in 1839 and one of a world’s many prestigious and ancestral sporting fixtures. Following final year’s one-off Henley Royal Regatta DB11 Coupe, for 2018 Q by Aston Martin has incited a attentions to a DB11 Volante, formulating a one-off indication that takes impulse from chosen rowing’s alloy of record and tradition.
Finished in a distinguished paint colour, White Stone, and with an interior embellished in Red Oxide Caithness leather a automobile also facilities technical CO twine finish with immaculate steel crossed oar motifs and hand-painted dim blue accents desirous by a rowing bar markings found on a blades of rowers’ oars.
Contrasting opposite a white paintwork is a black automobile hood, fake shimmer black solid incited wheels, dim anodised stop calipers, smoked tail lights, extraneous CO twine detailing, and dim empty finishers and carp meshes. Priced during £199,995 a Henley Royal Regatta DB11 Volante is truly a one-off collectible.
The special Henley Regatta DB11 Volante will form a centrepiece of an Aston Martin arrangement showcasing a 105-year-old marque’s operation of acclaimed sports cars. More than 300,000 spectators attend a Regatta any year, that is hold over five-days during a normal venue of Henley-on-Thames.
The 2018 Henley Royal Regatta will take place from Wednesday 4 Jul to Sunday 8 July.
DB11 Classic Driver Edition
Q by Aston Martin’s subsequent elect celebrates a 20th anniversary of Classic Driver, a world’s initial website for worldly automobile collectors and enthusiasts. Working in tighten partnership with Classic Driver’s lead designer, Benjamin Knapp Voith, Q by Aston Martin has combined a DB11 Classic Driver Edition. Available as both a V8-powered Coupe and Volante usually a sum of only 20 examples will be built.
Inspired by Classic Driver’s signature immature and grey colours and Aston Martin’s famous 1960s shade of Charcoal Grey, a Q by Aston Martin group grown a beautifully deep, shimmer dim grey paint, with excellent and pointed pearls that broach an sparkling immature turn once unprotected to sunlight. The bespoke colour, named Classic Driver Grey, is complimented by a ‘Q by Aston Martin – Collection’ carbon-fibre physique pack, singly finished with a bespoke satin Eifel Green lacquer.
The singular colour intrigue continues on a interior, where a seats, dashboard, and steering circle have been beautifully embellished in disdainful Eifel Green Caithness leather. As a final flourish, a Classic Driver trademark is festooned into a headrests in Parliament Green thread. Additionally, a Volante various sports an disdainful Westminster Green weave roof. All 20 cars will also wear a Classic Driver trademark on sill plaques and handmade finish buffer badges.
Since a launch in 1998, Classic Driver has turn a elite online repository and marketplace for a many perceptive classical automobile enthusiasts. With a trend-setting features, moving photography, and superb collection of a excellent gourmet cars for sale, Classic Driver has shabby a automotive lifestyles and tastes of millions of readers worldwide.
The tie between Classic Driver’s owner – businessman and Aston Martin gourmet Alexander Knapp Voith – and Aston Martin is long-established. Indeed, it pre-dates a website venture, as Knapp Voith non-stop an central Aston Martin and Lagonda dealership in Hamburg in 1991. “Having worked closely with Aston Martin, and carrying kept a special place in my heart for a code for roughly 3 decades, we am unapproachable to applaud Classic Driver’s anniversary with this limited-edition DB11,” says Knapp Voith. “For me, saying both brands combine for this bespoke automobile truly feels like a ideal match.”
Priced from £199,275 (UK), EUR 252,395 (Germany), $274,010 (USA) a DB11 Classic Driver Edition is accessible on request. Further information can be found at http://classicdriver.com.