Bertone Soon to Face Bankruptcy

The Italian designer that has made the body styling of many famous car manufacturers is facing hard financial times and was declared bankrupted. The Bertone is that special coachbuilder that has put its soft touch on the Jet 2+2 station wagon based on the Aston Martin Rapide, displayed last year at the Geneva Motor Show. [...]

Aston Martin V8 Vantage N430 ready for Geneva

With the Geneva Motor Show just around the corner, Aston Martin decided to announce a special model for the long-awaited automotive event. We talk about the Aston Martin V8 Vantage N430, a model which is powered by a 4.7-liter V8 offering 436 horsepower and linked to a six-speed manual transmission. The 0-100 km/h sprint is [...]

Dubai dealer sells new Aston Martin One-77 for $2,04 million

If you were looking forward for one of the few Aston Martin One-77 supercars, you have to know that a Dubai luxury car dealerships is currently selling one of the rare units. With only 77 cars built, you should expect a quite steep price tag, the dealership in question asking $2,04 million of the British [...]

Aston Martin shakes hands with Daimler – what’s in it for who

Aston Martin may be the name to rock the auto industry in the following years. As it continues to be the only maker of exotic cars independent from any auto concern, it starts partnerships that boost its business without inflicting the sharehold. First, we talked about the partnership between Aston Martin and Ford, designed to [...]

Aston Martin prepares Vanquish Volante for Pebble Beach unveil

Aston Martin officially announced that the all-new Vanquish Volante will be introduced in world premiere at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. As a reminder, the British model comes with a 6.0-liter V12 engine offering 573 horsepower and 620Nm of torque, enough for a 0-100 km/h sprint in 4,1 seconds and a top speed of 294 [...]

Aston Martin V12 Vantage S imagined as a Roadster

With the new Aston Martin V12 Vantage S revealed few days ago, here we have the first renderings anticipating a Roadster variant of the British sports model. These images are created by the well-known Theophilus Chin and show how the open-top model could look like. In terms of performance, under the hood we will very [...]

Aston Martin CC100 spotted at the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este

The newest Aston Martin concept, a model unveiled few days ago, was seen in flesh for the first time at the 2013 Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este. The new Aston Martin CC100 is a good-looking sports prototype which comes to celebrate the company’s 100th anniversary. The British model also pays tribute to the 1959 DBR1 racing [...]

1960 Aston Martin DB4 GT went under the hammer

Last time we talked about this certain unique Aston Martin, it was announced to be auctioned off at Bonham’s, bringing in an estimated 5 million USD. The estimates back then seem to have been spot on, as the new owner parted with 4.928.697 USD for the Aston. Built in 1960 and, it was made especially [...]

Aston Martin teases a new car

Recently, Aston Martin acquired some more funds after Investindustrial bought a large amount of equity into the British car maker. As the teaser they released suggests, that money is already being put to good use. In a short clip, Aston Martin displays elements of what seems to be a new coupe. You can see the [...]

Aston Martin CC100 concept introduced

Aston Martin officially revealed the CC100 concept, a model which reminds of the legendary 1959 DBR1 racing model. The new prototype also celebrates 100 years of existence for Aston Martin. Power is provided by a 6.0-liter V12 powerplant which provides a 0-100 km/h acceleration in about 4 seconds and a top speed of 290 km/h. [...]

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