Wheels News – August 2017

Aston Martin Go ahead, drool, as Aston Martin reveals more ‘Valkyrie’ secrets.Rightfully there is a thirst for more knowledge about the Aston Martin Valkyrie – so here’s what we know so far. The Hypercar is powered by a 6.5L V12 (and some electric wizardry) that will produce 1000hp. Two massive Venturi tunnels feed the rear diffuser and produce a crazy amount of F1 downforce. Driver and passenger will be reclined in a ‘feet-up’ position reminiscent of today’s Formula One and Le Mans Prototype race cars. The cabin is minimalistic to say the least, the ‘Lacewing’ badge is wafer thin, the looks are outstanding and the proposed 150 cars have already been snapped up. Jaguar Jaguar’s success keeps rolling on. As the E-PACE begins coming off the production line, it’s already breaking records: the Furthest Barrel Roll in a Production Vehicle – don’t worry, this was planned. The compact performance SUV…