Aston Martin

  • 2014 Aston Martin Vanquish Volante spied near the Nürburgring test-centre

    has been caught again. Last time we saw prototypes in snowy Sweden and this time the testing continues at the Nürburgring. The Vanquish Volante prototype was caught when it entered the Aston Martin Nürburgring-Test-Centre, meaning we are very likely to see the open top version… Continue reading »

  • Aston Martin Hybrid Hydrogen Rapide S to race at 24 Hours of Nürburgring

    Aston Martin has unveiled a Hybrid Hydrogen race car based on the four-door Rapide S that will make its racing debut next month at the 41st ADAC Zurich 24 Hours of Nürburgring. The Hybrid Hydrogen Rapide S will become the first hydrogen-powered car to compete… Continue reading »

  • Aston Martin Rapide S in a new promo video called "Experience The Power of Luxury"

    Aston Martin Rapide S made its public debut earlier this month at the Geneva Motor Show. The Rapide S replaces the standard Rapide, offering more power, improved handling along with both interior and exterior updates. The updated 6.0-litre V12 engine produces 550bhp, enabling the four-door… Continue reading »

  • Prodrive prepare for LeMans season

    With some cars already in the USA ready for the ALMS Sebring 12 hour race, Banbury-based Prodrive motorsport are looking ahead to the LeMans 24 hour as part of their 2013 FIA World Endurance Championship season. Prodrive run not only the Aston Martin works team… Continue reading »

  • Aston Martin Rapide Shooting Brake by Bertone Revealed Ahead of Geneva Debut

    Bertone's mystery concept for Geneva Motor Show is a one-off Aston Martin Rapide Shooting Brake Concept. Bertone calls this new concept Jet 2+2 and it is built to celebrate sixty years of collaboration between the two companies, as well as Aston Martin's centenary. The original… Continue reading »

  • Aston Martin Vanquish Volante Caught Testing Near the Arctic Circle

    Aston Martin Vanquish Volante has been caught in an unlikely surrounding - in the snowy Sweden near the Arctic Circle testing together with the Vanquish Coupe. Compared to our previous shots of the Vanquish Volante, the new ones are much clearer and you can also… Continue reading »

  • Aston Martin Rapide S Revealed [video]

    Aston Martin Rapide S is the most powerful four-door Aston Martin to date, replacing the current Rapide with more power, new look and improved handling. The updated 6.0-litre V12 engine produces now 550bhp, up by 80bhp, enabling the four-door Rapide S accelerate from 0-60 mph… Continue reading »

  • Aston Martin Celebrates its Centenary With a Spectacular Event at the Burj Al Arab Hotel [video]

    Following the launch of Exclusive Centenary Edition Models earlier this week, Aston Martin continued its centenary celebrations yesterday with a spectacular stunt at the Burj Al Arab hotel in Dubai. The highlight of the event was the Aston Martin Vanquish, which was airlifted onto the… Continue reading »

  • Aston Martin Launches Exclusive Centenary Edition Models

    Aston Martin is marking the start of its 100th birthday celebrations today with the unveiling of a bespoke new Centenary Edition Vanquish. Special editions of Vantage, DB9 and Rapide are available as well. Each model will be limited to 100 cars worldwide, featuring unique graduated… Continue reading »

  • Aston Martin One-77 Review by EVO

    Aston Martin One-77 is one of the most exclusive supercars with just 77 units built (76 remaining?). Priced from roughly £1,000,000 it features a carbon fibre monocoque body structure and handcrafted aluminum exterior. Power comes from a naturally aspirated 750bhp 7.3 litre V12 engine, making… Continue reading »

  • Aston Martin to Celebrate its Centenary with Special Year-long Events

    On 15 January 1913, Lionel Martin and Robert Bamford founded a new automotive venture that was later renamed as Aston Martin. Exactly one hundred years later in the evening of 15 January the Aston Martin Heritage Trust Walter Hayes Memorial Lecture will take place in… Continue reading »

  • Aston Martin Sells a 37.5% Stake in the Company to Investindustrial

    Last month we reported that Aston Martin could be up for sale as controlling shareholder, Investment Dar Co. which owns 64 per cent of the automaker is looking to sell their share of the company. Investment Dar Co. has not sold their shares, but there… Continue reading »

  • Aston Martin Could Be Up For Sale

    According to Business Week, Aston Martin’s controlling shareholder, Investment Dar Co. which owns 64 per cent of the automaker has approached potential buyers about the British brand. The Kuwaiti company bought its stake for £503 million back in 2007 and is reportedly looking to get… Continue reading »

  • Aston Martin Vanquish Volante Spied Undisguised

    Here we have the first spy shots of the Aston Martin Vanquish Convertible, which will be called very likely Vanquish Volante. The Vanquish Coupe is now on sale with prices starting from £189,995, meaning the open top version is going to cost over £200k when… Continue reading »

  • New Aston Martin DB9 Revealed, Priced From £131,995

    Aston Martin has unveiled the new DB9 that combines many of the elements of the outgoing short lived Virage, that was placed between the DB9 and DBS. Power comes from an updated 510bhp 6.0-litre V12 engine (up from 470bhp) mated to a rear mid-mounted 'Touchtronic… Continue reading »