Aston Martin takes much time planning build a new factory. From a beginning is thought that the option more likely is that is moved to United States, but finally the plans were others. It announced that new factory would be in St Athan (Wales) and already has begun its construction. This place will be the chosen to produce in a future the Aston Martin DBX of production.
It is of the second plant of production of Aston Martin, after it of Gaydon. In these months is has selected to them 750 workers which is incorporated there when is all ready. All they are are submitting to a period of training in the headquarters of the brand, producing the Aston Martin DB11. For this new Centre will have invested nothing less that 200 million of pounds and has great importance for the future.
As said before, will be the place of where exit the first SUV of the brand. A couple of years ago Aston Martin DBX Concept was presented as a prototype, but the intention of being a production model it is firm and has green light. With the new model, they seek to increase their market share and attract new customers to the brand. The truth is that other firms of luxury as Bentley has worked well with the Bentayga.
The production dbx still know very little. The concept coupé aesthetically noted by an image and only two doors. In terms of its propulsion, the prototype system used four electric motors, one at each wheel, which were powered by lithium sulfur batteries. The model that will reach the market through 2019 is expected to hit with more conventional mechanical.
Source – Aston Martin