The Aston Martin V8 Vantage Zagato is a two-door GT car with performance figures that came close to rivalling the greatest supercars of its era – the Ferrari F40, the Porsche 959, and the Lamborghini Countach LP5000 Quattrovalvole.

Remarkably it managed a 186 mph top speed and a sub-5 second 0-60 mph time without sacrificing on comfort or space, it had enough room in the trunk for some bags, a spacious interior, great all-around visibility, and a small rear luggage shelf.


Zagato is a famed Italian automobile design house and coachbuilder that was founded by Ugo Zagato in the 1910s to bring lightweight aircraft construction techniques to the automotive world. Many of the cars of the time were heavy body-on-frame design designs with little thought given to weight.

Over the course of the 20th century Zagato became famous for their work developing low-volume sports cars based on the running gear

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