March 28, 2015

Aston Martin Vantage GT3 is now the V12 GT. Thanks to Porsche.

Photo Aston Martin Vantage V12 GT

-+*The Aston Martin Vantage GT3 – revealed only last month – is to be renamed the Vantage V12 GT after Porsche challenged Aston Martin over the GT3 badge. What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet, wrote the Bard. And Aston Martin has decided that’s the […]

Aston Martin DBX Concept – it’s an Aston Martin GT ‘Allroad’

Photo Aston Martin DBX Concept

-+*The Aston Martin DBX Concept has been revealed in Geneva as a high-riding GT concept with 4WD and an electric motor on each wheel. It looks like Aston Martin are heading in a very different direction in the Crossover/SUV market – and away from the Lagonda SUV – with the Aston Martin DBX Concept, revealed today […]

Lagonda Taraf: Aston Martin confirm UK (& global) availability

Photo Lagonda Taraf UK

-+*The Lagonda Taraf – a limited run Lagonda saloon from Aston Martin, aimed at the Middle East market – will now become a global model and available in the UK. Last year, Aston Martin revealed the first non-concept, actual production Lagonda in a generation, and by November it was revealed as the Lagonda Taraf – a […]

Aston Martin Vulcan – the Aston take on the McLaren P1 GTR

Photo Aston Martin Vulcan

-+*The Aston Martin Vulcan has been revealed as an 800bhp track hypercar with a 7.0 litre V12. Just 24 are being made. Debuts at Geneva 2015. The Aston Martin Vulcan is Aston’s take on the McLaren P1 GTR and Ferrari FXX K programmes; an extreme track car for deep-pocketed petrolheads who want to go racing […]

Aston Martin Vantage GT3 arrives to bridge the gap between road and track

Photo Aston Martin Vantage GT3

-+*The Aston Martin Vantage GT3 has been revealed with aerodynamic updates, reduced weight and 595bhp from its 6.0 litre V12. Debuts Geneva 2015. Aston Martin may still only have very limited options when it comes to chassis and engines, but that’s not stopping them launching yet another take on their Vantage range, with the arrival of […]

Corgi James Bond Aston Martin DB5 back in production

Photo Corgi James Bond Aston Martin DB5 back in production

-+*The Corgi James Bond Aston Martin DB5 – complete with ejector seat –  has gone back in to production to celebrate 50 years since it won Toy of the Year in 1965. Perhaps the most iconic Aston Martin is the DB5 made famous by James Bond, and certainly the most famous toy car is the self-same […]

Aston Martin V12 Vantage GT3 teased ahead of Geneva debut

Photo Aston Martin V12 Vantage GT3 teased ahead of Geneva debut

-+*A track car for the road from Aston Martin in the guise of an Aston Martin V12 Vantage GT3 is teased ahead of a Geneva Motor Show debut in March 2015. The image above is the first official confirmation that an Aston Martin V12 Vantage GT3 is on the way, and we can expect it […]

First Aston Martin Works 60th Anniversary Vanquish revealed

Photo First Aston Martin Works 60th Anniversary Vanquish

-+*The Aston Martin Works 60th Anniversary Vanquish is a limited edition run of six bespoke Aston Martin Vanquish to celebrate Aston Works’ 60th anniversary Aston Martin Works has been in business since 1955, so with its 60th anniversary looming in 2015 Aston Martin has decided to create a limited run of six Vanquish models to […]

Aston Martin DB10 revealed as new James Bond SPECTRE announced

Photo Aston Martin DB10

-+*James Bond will be driving an Aston Martin in the new Bond film SPECTRE, with the Aston Martin DB10 revealed as Bond 24 is confirmed at Pinewood. James Bond has gone through many cars in its more than 50 year film history. But none carry the magic more than the Aston Martins Bond has driven, […]

Lagonda Taraf unveiled in Dubai – & it could come to the UK

Photo Lagonda Taraf

-+*The Lagonda Taraf has been unveiled by Aston Martin in Dubai as the Aston super saloon for the Middle East. But it could come to the UK. Back in July, Aston Martin revealed a new Lagonda super saloon was being built by Aston Martin Q exclusively for the Middle East, and Aston Martin flew the new […]