300 Aston Martin Comes With Fresh Forces

100 V12 and 200 V8 Vantages, both in coupe and roadster declination, and the dice is thrown! Finally, after having seen the magnificent preview in Geneva, Aston Martin confirms that a total production of 300 units will be released on the market, featuring the Aston Martin Racing livery and carrying a few interesting things at … [Read more…]

Vanquish All Foes

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Aston Martin and Zagato’s latest supercar is the peak of automotive partnerships Some automotive collaborations stand above the rest. Ford and Shelby come to mind, or the long-standing romance between Ferrari and Pininfarina.

Aston Martin DBX Preview

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What it is:  The newest sign that the end is nigh? Also, “nigh”? In what other context would one use that word? What were we saying? Oh, right, DBX. Well, it’s part of Aston Martin’s plan for long-term survival. And we all know what that means these days: a crossover/SUV-type thingamabob. We saw it first … [Read more…]

An Ocean Marvel – Aston Martin AM37

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Aston Martin’s first offering to the sea gods is making waves with same spirit and strenght as the maruque’s most famous road-farers Short of buying a football team or a private island, the motion of the ocean is what really separates the men from the boys. Russian coal and fertiliser big shot Andrey Melnichenko recently … [Read more…]

Aston Martin Vanquish S

ASTON is currently revelling in the ail success of its new DB11; order books are bursting and a drop-top version is also on the horizon. But the brand’s new GT is causing a small problem, because it treads lightly on the toes of the ageing Vanquish. This pumped-up and jewellery clad second-generation Vanquish S has … [Read more…]

Aston Martin Vanquish Doubles The Stake With Another 99 Zagato Volante

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Everyone gets nervous about exam results, but Zagato needn’t have worried with the Aston Vanquish Volante Zagato’s products are famed for their double-bubble roofs. Well, here’s one that eschew that, using a folding fabric top instead. Following the sell-out run of 99 Aston Martin Vanquish Zagatos (despite the car’s £500,000 pricetag), the companies have linked … [Read more…]

Aston Martin DB11

THE new DB11 is a crucial car for Aston Martin: crucial in terms of revenue for the sometimes struggling British brand, and crucial for the new leadership team put in place two years ago by president and CEO Andy Palmer. So there’s a lot riding on the DB11’s beautifully sculpted shoulders – and beautiful they … [Read more…]

Aston Martin DB11

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From the first turn of the wheel, this feels like a different Aston Martin. The knurled rim is familiar as I go clockwise for ‘N’, then anticlockwise for ‘E’ before heading back through the rotational clicks like a navigational safe-cracker for ‘W’. It’s just so much easier to use than any Aston before. “I haven’t … [Read more…]