Aston Martin reveals new Zagato project

Nic Cackett

There seems to be a glut of forgettable so-called anniversary models around at the moment, but any car built to mark the 50th year of Aston Martin and Zagato's collaboration is likely to be worth salivating over.

Half a century ago the British marque and the Italian design house buddied up to create the lightweight 1961 DB4GT Zagato - a slice of automotive loveliness still capable of making grown men sink to their knees in groaning appreciation.