Tag "Aston Martin"

Aston Martin Vantage GT12

The GT12 – which was to be called GT3 until Porsche became uppity about the name – takes the V12 S as a base and makes it even more extreme. Think of it as Aston’s answer to a 458 Speciale,

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VIDEO | Aston Martin DB11 exhaust noise revealed

It was obvious when Aston Martin’s DB11 debuted at the Geneva Motor Show it nailed a huge requirement for the DB legend – to look stupendously gorgeous. But it was harder to determine if the exhaust note that helped define

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GENEVA MOTOR SHOW | Aston Martin DB11 revealed

With 447kW and 700Nm from a 5.2-litre twin-turbocharged V12 engine, the Aston Martin DB11 arrives claiming a 3.9-second 0-100km/h. For its first full-size coupe in thirteen years, the DB9 replacement matches the time to the ton of the Porsche 911

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Aston Martin DB10 goes for crazy AU$4.9m

It may be the most expensive movie prop we’ve ever seen. Aston Martin’s DB10, which starred in Spectre, sold for £2,434,500 (AU$4.9m) last week at London’s Christie’s during a charity auction event. What makes it so special? While Daniel Craig

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Aston Martin DB11 prototype spied in Melbourne

A production-ready Aston Martin DB11 prototype has been caught in Melbourne as the brand finalises development of its 5.2-litre twin-turbo next-gen supercar. Snapped by MOTOR reader Emerson Varley, this DB11, wearing Victorian registration and cloaked in typical white-and-black swirled camouflage,

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Detroit Motor show: Aston Martin teases new V12

Aston Martin has released a teaser video overnight, revealing that its new DB11 will be powered by an Aston-developed 5.2-litre twin-turbo V12. This comes as somewhat surprising news, as it was believed that Aston would use AMG’s V8 and V12

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Aston Martin Vanquish S

You know a component has been underperforming when its replacement transforms the entire car to which it is attached. There is more to the MY15 Aston Martin Vanquish than a new transmission, but if just looking at what it does

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Aston Martin plans 600kW electric Rapide

An unlikely suspect is coming after the Tesla Model S with sex to match the enviro-sweetener – the Aston Martin Rapide will go electric by 2017. Unlikely because you’d never think a company that has built its name around a

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VIDEO: Aston Martin shows us the Vulcan's a burnout beast

Malaise has taken over us in the absence of tyre frying action from the Goodwood Festival of Speed. But that’s not to say we can’t enjoy it a few weeks on. Goodwood’s done a cracking job of providing the public

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Fastest Aston Martin ever set for Geneva

The new Vulcan is set to eclipse the One-77 as wildest Aston Martin ever to make production. In the fine carmaker tradition of making noise yet revealing little ahead of major motor show unveilings, Aston Martin has teased its forthcoming

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