• 1980 Aston Martin Bulldog Will Attempt To Crack 200 MPH

    5 days ago - By Zero 2 Turbo

    This is the Aston Martin Bulldog. A one-off concept car from 1980s that was meant to be the start of a limited production run of mid-engine Aston Martin production cars.
    Back then it claimed a top speed of over 200 mph but fell short during testing, and the program was canceled due to cost. Now, thanks to a full restoration that's currently in progress, the Bulldog is ready to have another bite at the claim.
    It is powered by an electronic fuel-injected twin-turbo 5.3-litre V8 engine and although no official figures exist, the manufacturer claims it produces well over 650 horsepower.
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