And they call the R33 Skyline a boat…have you seen as Aston Martin Lagonda?
With a size that dwarfed just about everything else in the yard (especially the FC3S Rx7 parked nearby) it’s a fantastic throwback to British
boat building engineering and looks to be a hoot to cruise around in, provided you had a parking space the size of a football oval to put it in when you were done. I mean look at the sheer dimensions of this beast:
Yes you could probably live in there if you really wanted to. (Actually it looks far more comfortable inside than a lot of rentals I’ve seen…)
Big, boxy, regal, 5.3l V8 to cart you around while you yell at passing peasants – I couldn’t help but take a good half an hour to walk around the thing. Okay I exaggerate a little, but here’s a video journey from one side of the metal mountain to the other complete with suitable music:
How much this one with it’s 98.98% paint job would set you back is anyone’s guess but with only 645 made all up according to Wikipedia there’s a fair chance that being a proud owner of an Aston Martin Lagonda wouldn’t be cheap (I’m trying to get a current bidding price from the website but it’s being stupidly slow at the moment…ahh here we go. 15k so far but the auction goes on for another 7 days).
So anyone driven one of these bad boys and wants to share the tale?