The Jaguar I-Pace, an electric crossover ready to compete with the Tesla Model X, has entered production in Austria, as per a report from Automotive News. The crossover is being developed by Magna Steyr, an automobile making division of Canadian provider Magna International. Although Jaguar engineers developed the automobile, Magna Steyr has had a considerable
The new Aston will be released sometime in the beginning of this year. The 2012 Aston Martin Rapide will feature a 6.0-liter V12 engine that delivers 470 horsepower at 6000 rpm, and 443 lb-ft. This engine propels the car from 0 to 60 in 4.6 seconds. This power is connected to a 6-speed automatic transmission.
Our spy photographer friends are hard at work and this time they have caught up with a special Aston Martin Rapide that is getting tested at Nurburgring. Initially it was believed to be an uplifted version of the luxury sedan though it now seems we are going to be treated with even better news. For
Aston Martin has joined the band wagon of automobile manufacturers using the digital movie medium for promoting their products. For the first time they are going to release some promotional videos. The car model that would be shown in these videos is the Rapide which is a four door coupe. The film is based on
The Nurburgring 24 hour race to be held on the 15th and the 16th of May this year, will see the return of the Aston Martin to the battle grounds. The Rapide will be participating in the standard version of the engine along with a few minor changes that are important for fulfilling the criteria
Back in 2009 when Aston Martin, the renowned manufacturer of performance cars announced plans to bring back the Lagonda brand in the form of an SUV (sports utility vehicle) concept, people were surprised with the thought of an Aston Martin SUV. Besides the SUV, on its debut was not wholeheartedly welcomed in general by the
The marketing strategy adopted by Aston Martin for their Rapide sedan includes dealer ride and drives as well as inviting customers whom they pick out while attending consumer gatherings for sponsored racetrack events. This strategy was accepted by their CEO Ulrich Bez as the process they follow to reach out to potential customers. Rapide is
Most car fans are already aware of what a coupe and a sedan is. Earlier, people did not have the choice between the two. One could either buy a coupe or a sedan. Hence, buying a coupe or a sedan was pretty simple as there was nothing else to choose from. But not any more
The four door coupe model to have hooked the market can be attributed to the Mercedes-Benz CLS which was released in 2004. Thereafter there have been many different car makers that have come out with luxury models to emulate the design such as the 2010 Porsche Panamera and then the 2010 Aston Martin Rapide and
Its celebration time for Aston Martin right now as the famed sports car manufacturer has finished assembling the first set of the new Rapide four-door sports car and is ready for delivery to customers all over the world. Aston Martin has revealed that the Rapide’s will there to be experienced first hand at the company’s
UK pricing for the luxury four-door Rapide starts from £139,950, which is roughly $231,100. As always, U.S. customers are getting a better deal and when the Rapide arrives in local dealerships they will have to pay a minimum of $199,950. Customers can already place their orders through Aston dealers around the country, with first cars
Aston Martin has announced that the new four door Rapide is priced from £139,950 ($231,100) in the UK. The Rapide will be hand-built at the new Aston Martin Rapide Plant in Graz, Austria. Each Rapide will take approximately 220 man hours to build and first year production will be around 2000 units.
Aston Martin Rapide debuted at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September. This four-door luxury high-performance coupe-style sedan will go on sale in early 2010. It is company’s first four-door sports car, built on the extended DB9 platform. Under the hood is a 6.0-liter V12 engine that develops 470 horsepower at 6000 rpm and 443 lb-ft
Aston Martin Rapide made its public debut few weeks ago at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The Rapide is marque’s first four-door sports car, built on the extended DB9 platform seating four people. In addition to previous photos we can now show you the first official testing video.
Aston Martin Rapide is marque’s first four-door sports car. Built on the extended DB9 platform it seats four just like its main competitor Porsche Panamera. Power comes from a 6.0-liter V12 engine that develops 470 horsepower at 6000 rpm and 443 lb-ft of torque at 5000 rpm.