1981 Aston Martin Lagonda - Not the prettiest Aston
Photographed in August 2018 at Gosford Classic Cars, NSW, Australia
Built between 1976 and 1989, only 645 lagondas were produced!
The Lagonda was the worlds first production car to use computer management and a digital instrument display.
Powered by Aston Martins awesome 5430cc Quad Cam V8 with 4 downdraft carburettors, with 280hp. Top speed was 143mph, with 0-60 in 8.8 seconds.
At least 2 Lagondas were upgraded to a 7 Litre version which produced 440-480hp on pump fuel!
The Lagonda retailed at £49,933 in 1980, significantly more than a Ferrari 400 or Maserati Kyalami but less than a Rolls-Royce Corniche.
The Lagonda weighed over 2,000 kg !