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 [...]
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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 [...]
Aston Martin, the British manufacturer of luxury sports cars have now ventured into the world of superbikes, with the introduction of a limited edition superbike, the One-77.Based on the Factor001 by Factor Bikes, the superbike comes with a carbon frame, Shimano Dura-Ace Di2 groupset, disc brakes, full carbon 8-spoke wheels and handle bars complete with leather tape to “echo the form of the One-77 car.” Priced at £25,000, the Aston [...]
Aston Martin recently launched the DBS Ultimate, to mark the end of production for the current DBS. The DBS Ultimate edition is available in either Coupe or Volante model in three color options: Silver Fox, Quantum Silver and Carbon Black. On the inside, the interior also gets some special treatment, carbon fiber detailing ,diamond-quilted stitching on the leather seats and Alcantara headliner in either red or silver thread, and headrest [...]