In Autocar this week: Steve Cropley reports on two sensational new Aston Martins. The beautiful DB9 Volante, a car even better looking than the coupe. Which, with deliveries soon to start, will propel Aston on its mission to match Ferrari production levels. With the outrageous £450k DBR9 Steve writes; ‘Aston is now ready to fulfil another important part of its destiny – by taking a full, factory supported works racing team back to the Le Mans’
Elsewhere in the mag, Bill Thomas hitches a ride through Tokyo in an Enzo and Chris Harris tries his hand as a Gentleman racer.