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Aston Martin reveals CC100 Speedster Concept at Nurburgring in presence of James Bond


A concept created especially in celebration of Aston Martin’s centenary celebrations this year, is the new CC 100 Speedster. This new concept debuted at the Nürburgring 24 Hours yesterday in the most stylish manner as it lead the sensational convoy of 100 Aston Martin’s.

Aston Martin centenary celebration drive at nurburgring (1)Apart from a very special 100 Aston Martin’s and CC100 Concept, there was another surprise too. Daniel Craig, aka James Bond too was present and joined the convoy in the DB5 which starred in Skyfall. Image of Daniel Craig here are credit to CarAdvice.

The CC100 Speedster is seen in a design which has been inspired by the DBR1 race car of 1959, which raced to victory in a 1000 km race across the Nürburgring circuit with Sir Stirling Moss at the wheel. In the image above, you can see Sir Stirling Moss driving the same Aston Martin car of 1959, behind the CC100 Speedster Concept.

The past weekend saw both this historic 1959 model and new CC100 concept take a lap around the German circuit, making it one of the most noteworthy ways of celebrating the company’s year long centenary celebrations. This new CC100 Speedster Concepts sports a 6.0 liter naturally aspirated V12 engine mated to a sequential manual gearbox.

The event drew special attention of a host of spectators as the CC100 concept was driven by Aston Martin CEO, Dr. Ulrich Bez. The concept vehicle was designed and constructed in a matter of six months. It has been produced from the company headquarters in Gaydon and its production was overseen by Director David King of Special Projects and Motorsports. This two seater was given an external finish by Marek Reichman, Design Director while Miles Nurnberger, Chief Exterior Designer worked along with him in ensuring that the CC100 created an immediate impact.


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Sagar Patel

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A first drive in a manual rickety old van was enough to pave the road forward for Sagar Patel. When not driving or riding, his dexterity shifts gear to voice passion through words via reviews, and news, all the while, closely monitoring updates from the auto industry.

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