Aston Martin has just opened the doors to a new vehicle development and prototype centre in the U.K’s MIRA Technology Park. The MIRA Technology Park already plays hosts to the likes of Jaguar, Land Rover, Pirelli and Michelin who test and development numerous products there.
Aston Martin’s new development centre covers 15,800 square feet and will help ensure that the next-generation of models from the British manufacturer and developed and tested to the highest possible standards.
Discussing the new facility, product development director at Aston Martin, Ian Minards, said, “The cutting edge facilities at MIRA, together with its reputation for quality and excellent security, make it an ideal place for us to carry out some of our prototype development work. This excellent facility gives our engineering teams exactly what they need to ensure the next generation of Aston Martin sports cars continue to be truly class-leading.”
Echoing these statements, chief executive at MIRA, George Gillespie said, As an iconic British automotive brand, Aston Martin is a very welcome addition to MIRA Technology Park. “By selecting MIRA as a new location for their prototype and vehicle development teams, Aston Martin is able to take advantage of an entirely bespoke and secure facility whilst also taking advantage of MIRA’s extensive research and testing facilities right on their doorstep.”