Blog: Dave LeggettAston Martin - looks like a done deal

Dave Leggett | 12 March 2007

Looks like an official announcement on a new owner for Aston Martin is coming at lunchtime today (13:00 GMT) according to a press release in my Inbox that says Ford Motor Company will make an important announcement from Aston Martin's Gaydon HQ. A consortium headed by Prodrive and David Richards appears to have clinched a deal. So there we are. Aston Martin leaves the Ford PAG family. The question many will ponder (and despite the denials): is that it?

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