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.
The Lagonda Taraf will be just the first in a new line of models from Aston Martin specifically targeted at markets outside of Europe - especially the Middle East and China.
Now confirmed for availability in Europe, Aston Martin reveals the Lagonda Taraf at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show. But with only 200 examples to be made – and none of them expected to come to North America – don't expect to be seeing much more of it.
Due to popular demand, Aston Martin has confirmed it will now offer the Lagonda Taraf sedan in additional markets outside the Middle East. Unfortunately, North America does not appear to be one of them.
Aston Martin officially took the wraps off its new Lagonda sedan in Dubai on Monday, revealing the luxury limousine in all its glory and revealing its nameplate as Taraf – derived from the Arabic word for "luxury" (not for some Kurdish starlet). A fitting name, since it will only be offered to select customers in the Middle East, where a large number of its '70s-era predecessors have found homes. But while the model was clearly and emphatically targeted at the Persian Gulf clientele, Aston