A report states that after the success of the Vantage GT12, Aston Martin will build a new race-inspired version of the coupe called the GT8.
Aston Martin Vantage Gt12
Chris Harris brings together the Aston Martin Vantage GT12 and Porsche 911 GT3 RS for a supercar shootout on both road and track - and brings along his McLaren 650S Spider tester for good measure.
Visitors to the Goodwood Festival of Speed will get the rare opportunity to see two of Aston Martin's limited-edition, current models, the Vantage GT12 and Lagonda Taraf.
Porsche, always keen to protect what it views as its own, has lawyered up, leading Aston Martin to drop the "GT3" moniker from its most recent sports car, even though that's also the name of a racing class.