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Francis William. 1877--1945, English physicist and chemist, who developed the first mass spectrograph, using it to investigate the isotopic structures of elements: Nobel prize for chemistry 1922
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Q by Aston Martin is the marque's bespoke personalization service.
Piloted by Aston Martin High Performance Test Driver Chris Goodwin, the 1,160bhp machine, took to Silverstone's world-famous Grand Prix circuit for its first public demonstration run.
"Aston Martin Lagonda was a natural choice for a partnership of this magnitude," said Dino Michael, global head, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Hilton.
Aston Martin Abu Dhabi is situated in a prime location in the prestigious Etihad Towers, overlooking the beautiful Emirates Palace.
It was first used on the iconic 1967 William Towns' designed-model and the use of Superleggera, meaning 'super-light' in Italian, harks back to Aston Martin's history with Touring Superleggera.
The Aston Martin Test and Development Centre announced today will see the famed Silverstone Circuit - the home of British Formula One racing - become the new home for Aston Martin testing and development.
Taking the world's most extreme road car as its basis, the AMR Pro version distills the combined knowledge, expertise and aspirations of Adrian Newey, chief technical officer of Aston Martin Red Bull Racing, and Aston Martin's most talented design and engineering teams, led by Marek Reichman - Aston Martin's chief creative officer, and David King, chief special operations officer, to create a car with the performance capabilities of a current Le Mans LMP1 prototype or Formula One car.
While Aston Martin's Gaydon HQ is surrounded by a moat, the Vale facility has used slate chippings with the entrance flanked by six upright slate slabs - a nod to the Welsh location.
Co-hosted by multi-award winning race driver and avid Aston Martin car enthusiast, JP Tuason, guests experienced the vehicle dynamism in braking and acceleration on a timed slalom course that was concluded with a "Follow the Leader" activity.
The new branding is in celebration of Aston Martins impending move to Wales and will be showcased globally as the V8 Vantage competes in races in Mexico, the USA, Japan, China and Bahrain in the season ahead.
The top-performing lot was a 1964 Aston Martin DB5, which fetched PS561,500, while a 1996 Aston Martin V8 Sportsman Estate Car, one of only three created, sold for PS337,500.
ASTON Martin has unveiled its most extreme roadster ever, in the unique form of the one-off Vantage GT12 Roadster.