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For most of its life Aston Martin has been in financial difficulty and the risk getting sold to yet another Asian conglomerate. But things are going good these days for prestigious British marque, and a definitive sign of that is their construction of a new production facility in St Athan, Wales.
The continuation trend is gathering momentum in the auto industry these days, which isn’t really surprising considering it is an excellent way of selling some old cars for an insane amount of money. It was Jaguar that launched the whole thing with the new/old XKSS. Now you can also have a brand-new 1959 Aston Martin […]
There are many things to get excited about when one’s beholding the magnificence that is the Aston Martin DB11. But one wouldn’t think the car’s aerodynamic features would be among the most exciting elements of them all, because, well, engineering solutions are rarely sexy. Except in the case of the DB11, where they so are.
We have seen many different takes on the iconic Gulf livery, from a pop art interpretation of it to cool rusted depictions of the legendary colors. But we have never before seen a semi-Gulf livery, which is what’s featured on this Aston Martin Vantage sighted in Toronto.
The official American MSRP for the new Aston Martin DB11 has been revealed by the company’s representative in Beverly Hills who is now accepting orders for the car. The base price is $212,000 and that’s before you get busy with the options list or go through the ‘Q’ catalog for personalization possibilities.
Before turning their attention fully to the new DB11 Aston Martin wants to unload what they have left of the Vanquish and its parts. And what better way to do so than launching a special edition? So please welcome the 2017 Aston Martin Vanquish S, a mildly hotter version of a car you already love.
We catch up with the boys from Autocar magazine as they hit the track to find Britain’s Best Driver’s Car of 2016. We have seen them try out the Porsche 718 Cayman and the BMW M2. This time they take out the new Aston Martin Vantage GT8, a car built for this sort of job, […]
We have already shown you a great deal about Aston Martin DB11 on and off the race track. But this is car is one of those rare automotive creations that look better while on the move than stationary. Trouble with the videos is that you don’t get to savour what you are seeing, so we […]
If you are an avid reader you know that a few weeks ago Aston revealed their first powerboat called the AM37. The luxury vessel has now inspired a bespoke version of the Aston Martin Vanquish Volante build, naturally, by the Q department.
This is just petrolhead heaven, isn’t it? What we have here is a Porsche 911 R and an equally hard-core but much better looking Aston Martin in form of the V12 Vantage S, and a guy like Chris Harris to toss them around the circuit, mostly sideways. If you like driving and all its little […]
It seems that everybody is getting an exclusive look at the Aston Martin DB11 these days except those closer to home in Europe. After featuring the car in their New Zealand on Ice event where it took to the snow, Aston Martin has now hosted a track day event in Japan where the guests got […]
Part of Aston Martin’s Art of Living lifestyle events is driving tours organized in some of the world’s most exotic places. This year for the first time they headed to the southern hemisphere in search of some snow for one of their famous “On Ice” events, and they found in in New Zealand. Here the […]
Aston’s Q department has taken recently to producing special edition models for the firm’s dealerships around the world as a way of thanking them for their service. The latest is this Aston Martin V8 Vantage S Swedish Forest edition which, as the name clearly suggests, celebrates Aston Martin Stockholm.
The 2016 Monaco Yacht Show saw today the debut of Aston Martin AM37 Powerboat, the firm’s first water-going vehicle. The AM37 comes in two normal and S models, with the latter being a real speed machine capable of reaching 50 knots. Looks like James Bond has a new toy to play with in the next […]
If you have read our previous posts about Aston Martin Art of Living you know that they are lifestyle events tailored for Aston’s customers in which they are treated to the “good living” at its very best at some of the world’s finest resorts and luxury vacation spots. You can think of them as highly […]