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Aston Martin Dragon 88 Limited Edition models for Chinese market

Aston Martin has revealed the Dragon 88 Limited Edition lineup ahead of their 2012 Beijing Auto show debut. The Aston Martin Dragon 88 editions include V8 Vantage S Coupe, the Virage Coupe, and the DBS Volante.

Each is available in a selected range of colours, including Amethyst Red, Champagne Gold, and Volcano Red. Each colour brings a special meaning, with Amethyst Red symbolising wealth, peace, protection, and intuition, while Champagne Gold relates to the dragon’s prestige, wealth and fortune, and the Volcano Red represents the fire of the dragon.

Just 88 examples will go on sale in China, and come with 24-karat gold badging, special seats with embroidered trimmings, piano black highlights inside, and gold details. The upholstery is also available in special colours, including Chancellor Red, Deep Purple, or Spicy Red.

It’s understood no powertrain enhancements are made.

Brett is the editor and founder of PerformanceDrive. He's obsessed with driving, having played with Matchbox cars until he was tall enough to drive a real one. After initially working as a mechanic, Brett earned a degree in journalism and entered media as an editorial assistant at Top Gear Australia magazine. He then worked at CarAdvice.com.au. His dream is to live next door to the Nurburgring in Germany.