Aston Martin Lagonda Ltd. is a United Kingdom manufacturer of luxury cars, based in Newport Pagnell in Buckinghamshire. By 2003, approximately 20,200 cars have been manufactured by Aston Martin. From 1994 to 2007, the company is part of a division of Premier Automotive Group, Ford Motor Company. On March 12, 2007, the company was bought by a British consortium led David Richards of Prodrive worth £ 479 million.
Aston Martin’s model naming can be confusing for people who do not usually hear it. In general, high-performance models using the name “Vantage”, while the convertible model called “Volante”.