Tag "Aston Martin"

Aston Martin DB11 prototype

Ever since one-time tractor manufacturer David Brown (DB) bought Aston Martin for £20,500 in 1947, the British sports car builder’s claim to fame has been exclusive fast cars with power, panache, and prestige. In stark contrast, cabin space has been

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Aston Martin hypercar revealed

Aston Martin has arrived on the hypercar circuit with the production-ready AM-RB 001 but without hybrid technology – cue a naturally aspirated V12 engine and three cheers. This interplay of floating origami-edged spoilers, vents and side ducts toppling over a

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Aston Martin Vantage GT12 Roadster revealed

Bespoke is the new black for the automotive elite, and among sports car manufacturers the Aston Martin Vantage GT12 Roadster is the latest in a string of special one-off customer cars produced. The GT12 Roadster most recently follows the Ferrari

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Aston Martin DB11 Australian pricing and reveal

At long last, Aston Martin’s new generation DB11 has broken cover in Australia, after debuting in Geneva earlier in the year. Aston Martin Asia Pacific marketing manager Kevin Wall said that the company has taken a thousand orders for the

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Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Concept stuns

Aston Martin’s new Vanquish Zagato concept dazzled so many at Italy’s Villa d’Este concours show last weekend the firm’s boss is now interested in its production. Andy Palmer, company CEO, quizzed Twitter this morning with the idea of producing the

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Road legal Aston Martin Vulcan announced

Vulcan drivers will join LaFerraris and P1s on the drive home from track days with the announcement the ultra-rare track-only Aston Martin will be made road legal. Such news doesn’t come from Aston Martin’s headquarters in Gaydon, though. Instead it’s

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Aston Martin Vantage GT8 revealed

Aston Martin’s revealed its latest model to tap into the firm’s motorsport efforts. Called the Vantage GT8, the limited-edition special follows the motorsport-inspired recipe we saw last year on the GT12 with less weight, more power, and radical exterior add-ons.

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Aston Martin Vulcan lands in New Zealand

Australians can glance over the fence at our New Zealand neighbours with driveway envy, as it now boasts the single Aston Martin Vulcan delivered in the Southern Hemisphere. Aston’s most exclusive vehicle cost $4.2 million NZD delivered, or about $3.8m

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Aston Martin V12 Vantage S adds seven-speed manual

Aston Martin is viewing the demise of the manual supercar as a unique opportunity, adding a seven-speed DIY-shifter as a V12 Vantage S option. Not only is the V12 Vantage S now available with a manual transmission, but also it

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Aston Martin returns to F1 with Red Bull

The iconic Aston Martin name has returned to Formula 1, set to appear on the sides of the Red Bull Racing RB12s from this weekend’s Australian Grand Prix. As well as the motorsport tie-up, the collaboration will spawn an all-new

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