Rumors about the preparation of the Aston Martin Vantage GT8 confirmed spy photos of the car, which appeared on the Internet.
The prototype of the novelty seems similar to the Vantage GT12, but still has some features. The grille has changed, as well as the front splitter. However, the final version can receive other differences. It is rumored that a large rear wing will be offered as an option.
Also unofficial sources report that the car body is completely made of carbon fiber. For performance will meet the 4.7-liter V8 engine. It produces 430 horsepower (321 kW) in the V8 Vantage S, but in GT8 its power should increase by 15-20 hp. In the GT8. Also in the partners to the engine will be offered a 7-speed manual or automated manual transmission.
It is assumed that Aston Martin will release no more than 150 Vantage GT8, while 40 of them are distributed to the UK. The cost of the special edition will be about 200 000 pounds sterling.