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The Vulcan that's out of this world.

This Aston Martin Vulcan - their most breathtaking car to date with an all-carbon fibre body - was one of three hypercars on show at this year's Salon Prive event at Blenheim Palace.

The Vulcan is powered by a naturally-aspirated, 7.0 litre V12 engine and is capable of 0-60mph in less than three seconds, with a top speed of over 200mph. Each Vulcan is built to a driver's requirements, with a limited exclusive production run of just 24 cars.

It has a six-figure price tag and ownership is invitation only.Also on display at the Oxfordshire country house was a track-only 1000bhp Ferrari FXX K and a McLaren P1 GTR with a 3.8-litre twin turbo V8 petrol engine, coupled to an electric motor providing an extra 200PS.


SUPER CARS The Aston Martin Vulcan, right, is the star of the show along with the Ferrari FXX K, above, and McLaren P1 GTR, top

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Publication:Sunday Mail (Glasgow, Scotland)
Date:Sep 6, 2015
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