Only Motors Interactive – Aston Martin

Series 2 Episode 6

The Aston Martin Factory in Gaydon, also known as Aston Martin’s Gaydon Headquarters, is the primary manufacturing and design facility for Aston Martin Lagonda Limited, a British luxury sports car manufacturer. Located in Gaydon, Warwickshire, England, this facility serves as the company’s global headquarters and plays a crucial role in the production and development of Aston Martin vehicles.

Key features of the Gaydon facility include:

  1. Design and Development: Gaydon is where Aston Martin designs and develops its vehicles. The company’s design team creates the iconic shapes and forms of Aston Martin cars, and engineers work on vehicle development and innovation.
  2. Production: While Gaydon is not the sole production facility for Aston Martin vehicles, it does handle some assembly and production work. Other production sites, such as the St Athan plant in Wales, also contribute to manufacturing Aston Martin cars.
  3. Research and Development: The Gaydon facility houses research and development departments that focus on improving vehicle performance, safety, and technology. It’s where Aston Martin engineers and designers push the boundaries of automotive design and innovation.
  4. Corporate Offices: As the global headquarters, Gaydon is home to Aston Martin’s corporate offices, including executive management and administrative functions.
  5. Visitor Center: The facility often offers guided tours and has a visitor center where enthusiasts and fans can learn more about the history and craftsmanship of Aston Martin cars.

It’s important to note that Aston Martin operates several other facilities worldwide for manufacturing and development. These facilities work together to produce and maintain the iconic Aston Martin cars known for their performance, luxury, and style.