One rich Middle East buyer has decided to create a sensation in the auto world by having 10 whole Aston martin One-77s delivered, which cost $1.7 million apiece. The unnamed buyer apparently paid a premium to get the cars sent to his desert demesne, bringing the total cost of the cars to $23 million. He … Continued
A set of cufflinks featuring an 18-c gold finish has been made using parts from Prince Charles’s Aston Martin to raise money for charity. Pistons removed from the car when the prince decided to convert the vehicle to make it more eco-friendly have been transformed into cufflinks. A total of 200 cufflinks were made by … Continued
Following in with the ski-line trend, Aston Martin has decided to launch a pair of skis which draws inspiration from their cars. â€œConceived as the ultimate all-rounder ski, the race-derived materials make them perfect for all downhill descents. As with the latest Aston Martin sportscars, the high-technology construction boasts the latest materials including composites, aluminium … Continued
Aston Martin has unveiled a Carbon Black makeover package for its popular DBS and V12 Vantage (above). The special editions get 50 man hours of bespoke Carbon Black metallic paint applied by hand. The inside naturally also received the black widow touch via a carbon-fiber and Kevlar interior outfit.
Luxury car-maker Aston Martin has unveiled its first luxury small city car, or what it calls its “luxury commuter concept” – the Cygnet. The move represents a radical departure for the luxury car manufacturer, most celebrated for the super sleek sports cars driven by James Bond. The concept car, developed in partnership with Toyota, is … Continued
Italian luxury sports car manufacturer Maserati is the overwhelming best-seller in the US among niche luxury car brands, according to business magazine Forbes. Maserati is the top-selling brand among cars that sell at least 1,200 models a year in 47 of 50 states, plus the District of Columbia. Three states prefer less flashy English automakers: … Continued
Last week Aston Martin opened its first dedicated merchandising outlet â€“ the “Aston Martin Store NÃ¼rburgring”. The store is located in the heart of the “Grand Ring Boulevard” consisting of more than 20 shops dedicated to car brands and motor sports. There was a big surprise waiting for all the visitors, as in addition to … Continued
Aston Martin makes some of the most visually appealing cars on the road today. Their latest offering, the DBS Volante (Volante = Convertible), continue the company’s tradition of elegant styling combined with V12 power.
One wealthy Australian has placed an order for what is the most expensive car in the world, the Aston Martin One-77.
Having already launched a bespoke audio system for the DBS in 2008, Aston Martin and Bang & Olufsen went ahead and introduced the BeoSound DB9 which has been designed to complement the luxurious, handcrafted interiors of the DB9. It was developed exclusively for the car, meaning it is perfectly matched both physically and acoustically, the … Continued
The Geneva Motor Show is one of the 5 major auto shows in the world, the only one in Europe that takes place every year, always in early springtime. Rolf Studer, General Manager of the Show, said: “We know it is of key importance to offer automobile manufacturers an attractive platform which guarantees them an … Continued
At the 2009 Geneva Motor Show Aston Martin has unveiled the new 12-cylinder version of the V8 Vantage: V12 Vantage, Aston Martinâ€™s most exhilarating sports car. Powered by a 6.0 liter engine that produces 510 bhp (380 kW / 517 PS) and 570 Nm (420 lb ft), V12 is the fastest Vantage ever, with a … Continued
Aston Martin has lately unveiled the One-77, a codename for the as-yet-unnamed V12 coupe, the first new Aston Martin since the company was sold to Ford.
Cristiano Ronaldo – the man who brought you such comments as â€œThe possibilities of me going to Real Madrid are great,â€ and â€œIâ€™ve said a million times that Iâ€™d love to play in Spainâ€ – has celebrated his decision to stay at Manchester United by splashing out on a Â£350,000 ($700,000) Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe. … Continued