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Aston Martin unveils 007’s new ride – the AM DB10

Aston Martin has unveiled the stunning new car that James Bond will be driving in the latest 007 movie. The Aston Martin DB10, together with Daniel Craig who will reprise his role as the flamboyant MI6 secret agent, will star in the next Bond movie called Spectre. Unlike previous Bond …

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AM showcases 4 new Q by Aston Martin at Pebble Beach

Aston Martin will showcase a new collection of bespoke commissions created by the company’s Q by Aston Martin division at the Pebble Beach Automotive Week next week; commissioned by dealer partner, Galpin Aston Martin. Following the successful centenary celebrations at the 2013 event, Aston Martin returns to Monterey to host …

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Aston Martin teases Lagonda ‘super saloon’

Aston Martin has released its first teaser image of the Aston Martin Lagonda sports sedan. According to Aston Martin, “the stunning luxury super saloon revives the Lagonda ethos of ‘the finest of fast cars’ and will be offered exclusively in the Middle East, as a result of specific market demand.” …

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Aston Martin unwraps V12 Vantage S Roadster

Aston Martin has unwrapped its fastest production convertible model to date – the Aston Martin V12 Vantage S Roadster. Packed with 416kW of naturally aspirated V12 goodness, the drop top will blitz the 0-100km/h dash in just 4.0 seconds. Like its Coupé sibling, the Roadster is endowed with a 6.0-litre …

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Mercedes reportedly planning to takeover Aston Martin

Last July, Mercedes-Benz’s parent, Daimler acquired a 5 percent stake in Aston Martin by signing a technical partnership with the British marque which enables it to access AMG’s resources. The agreement will eventually lead to the development of bespoke V8 engines and see Aston Martin utilizing some components of the …

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Aston Martin considering 448kW V12 Vantage GT3 road car

Car makers usually have a few tricks to keep an aging model desirable for just a bit longer while they work on a replacement. There’s the good old limited edition trick of adding more equipment and a few stripes, as well as more potent models preferred by premium and exotic …

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Aston Martin says no to hybrid, yes to V12

La Ferrari, McLaren P1 and Porsche 918. These are all hybrid supercars. The trend is getting more common due to their fuel efficiency benefits without compromising on performance. Aston Martin, on the other hand, has refused to join the bandwagon, saying: “hybridisation is irrelevant on the road”. According to Aston …

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Aston Martin takes the lid of Vanquish Volante

Aston Martin has taken the lid off (literally) the company’s open top version of the Vanquish, called the Volante. Replacing the hard top is a triple-skin lightweight fabric roof that takes 14 seconds to fold away under a sculptured tonneau and bootlid. While the 2+2 interior has been carried over …

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Aston Martin V12 Vantage S officially revealed

Aston Martin has officially revealed the new V12 Vantage S, the marque’s fastest production model, with the exception of the One-77 limited production hypercar. At the heart of the Vantage S is the new AM28 6.0-litre V12 engine developing 421 kW of power and 620 Nm of torque. Power is …

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Aston Martin CC100 Speedster concept

Aston Martin has taken the wraps off its CC100 Speedster concept car at the Nürburgring 24 Hours. Built as part of the company’s centenary celebration, the CC100 Speedster, which stands for Concept Car 100 years, is also a tribute to the Le Mans-winning 1959 Aston Martin DBR1 racecar, which inspires …

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Aston Martin completes partnership with Investindustrial for £150M

Aston Martin has announced that the partnership with Italian investment fund, Investindustrial, has been completed successfully. Investindustrial now holds 37.5 percent equity in Aston Martin, and gives the British manufacturer a much needed fund injection of £150 million (€177 million). With two other major shareholders – The Investment Dar and …

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Aston Martin Shooting Brake concept by Bertone

It was bound to happen sooner or later. First, there was the rush to create a low-slung, swoopy four-door coupé a-la Mercedes-Benz CLS, Audi  A7, Porsche Panamera and Aston  Martin Rapide. Then, manufacturers begin to jump into the ‘shooting brake’ bandwagon, starting of course with the pioneer of the genre …

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