Neiman Marcus has come up with dream car in their annual Christmas Book – the 2014 Aston Martin Vanquish Volante. Hand-built in Gaydon, England, the limited edition model has a Seychelles Blue exterior with matching blue convertible top. Powered by a naturally aspirated 6-litre, V-12 engine that produces 565 hp and 457 lb/ft of torque coupled to a 6-speed semi-automatic gearbox equipped with paddle shifters, the Vanquish Volante sprints from […]
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Italian design house Zagato marks Aston’s 100th Anniversary with a pair of special one-off models based on the Aston Martin DBS and DB9. Designed with a ‘double bubble’ roof design, reminiscent of Zagato cars from the 1950s the DBS Coupé Zagato Centennial was conceived for a young and prestigious Japanese entrepreneur; while the DB9 Spyder Zagato Centennial was developed for the well known American car collector Peter Read, a longtime […]
British car maker Aston Martin celebrates its centenary with the debut of the exceptional CC100 Speedster Concept. “CC100 is the epitome of everything that is great about Aston Martin,” said Aston Martin CEO Dr. Ulrich Bez. “It represents our fantastic sporting heritage, our exceptional design capability, our superb engineering know- how and, above all, our adventurous spirit!” Inspired by the lines of the DBR1 race car of the 1950s, constructed […]
In advance of next week’s Geneva Motor Show, Italian coachbuilder Bertone has published the first official images of a stunning shooting brake based on the latest 2014 Aston Martin Rapide. The new concept, dubbed the Jet 2+2, has been created to celebrate both Aston’s centenary in 2013, and 60 years of collaborations between Aston and Bertone. The new shooting brake features many of the visual enhancements of the latest Aston […]
British car maker Aston Martin and Swiss luxury watchmaker Jaeger-LeCoultre celebrated its eight year partnership with the presentation of the AMVOX7, the first vertical-trigger chronograph equipped with a power-reserve display. Developed by the Manufacture from the Vallée de Joux, the AMVOX features design elements seen on the latest Aston Martin models. Water resistant to 50 meters, the case in grade 5 titanium, measures 44mm x 15.6mm and features polished and […]
British automaker Aston Martin has released this exclusive new film of their latest model – the 2013 Vanquish. “Captured on location in Italy with a striking ‘Hammerhead Silver’ model, this film explores the power, beauty and soul of our new flagship.” Performance, presence, style and great British craftsmanship. We’ll stop talking now, watch the official video after the break.
Originally previewed as the AM 310 Concept, at the 2012 Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este in Italy, Aston Martin have revealed the latest version of their famed Vanquish. Elegant and imposing, the upcoming Vanquish will most likely have a reworked version of the venerable all-alloy 6.0-litre V12, with an output of 565 horsepower. The acceleration time for the sprint from 0 to 62 mph (0-100 km/h) is just in 4.1 seconds […]