Thinking you're completely out of gas while in the middle of nowhere is a terrifying thing. That very thing happened to me on my way to an event in October of 2014. I topped off my tank before heading out for the day. Fifty miles later, my tank was completely empty. Or so I thought.
Many of us V8 Vantage owners come across a rather unpleasant problem... our cars stall while coasting to a stop, taking away our ability to steer, brake effectively, or maintain a smile.
As it turns out, the fuel vapor recirculation hose has a tendency to split open. It can then suck up fuel and, under the right conditions, dumps it into the intake manifold.