The 2021 Formula One season will mark Aston Martin’s first return to the world championship series in over 60 years, and alongside to unveiling its AMR21 Cognizant F1 race car, the famed British marque has now revealed that it will be supplying two of the support vehicles for the upcoming 23 race season.
Debuting at the opening round of 2021 in Bahrain, Aston Martin will be providing the series with both its official Safety Car and the league’s official Medical car. Packing a twin-turbocharged 4.0L V8, the Safety car will be Aston Martin’s new Vantage while the league’s official Medical car will be a new 542hp DBX luxury SUV. In addition to wearing Aston Martin’s iconic green and yellow livery, both the DBX Medical car and the Vantage Safety car will feature a plethora of FIA-approved equipment including racing seats and safety harnesses, dash-mounted screens showing a live feed of the race, and a live map of the track, supplementary lighting and track sirens, and a “Marshalling System” integrated into the instrument clusters. To learn more about the new Aston Martin Safety or Medical cars you can check out the full press release linked below.
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