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Aston Martin DBS 59 revealed - UPDATE

Q by Aston Martin – the marque's bespoke division – has revealed the DBS 59, a very limited edition commemorating the DBR1's historic win at Le Mans in 1959. UPDATE, 2/11/18: Aston Martin's local division has confirmed the DBS 59 will only be available through Aston Martin's Cambridge dealer in the UK...

Aston Martin DBS Superleggera Volante spied undisguised

Photographers have snapped images of the upcoming Aston Martin DBS Superleggera Volante without camouflage this week, giving a very clear look at what to expect from the drop-top super-GT. Expect most of the coupe's running gear to feature in the Volante, with a folding fabric soft-top replacing the fixed metal roof. That means a brawny 533kW/900Nm 5...

Configurator Challenge: Aston Martin DBS Superleggera, featuring 'Nick'

Customisation is in vogue at the moment, but choice can be seriously confusing. In our configurator challenge, we let the CarAdvice team loose on a manufacturer’s website to create their ideal spec of a certain model. For this edition of the Configurator Challenge, we’re designing our perfect Aston Martin DBS Superleggera...

2019 Aston Martin DBS Superleggera revealed

Aston Martin has revealed its lightweight DBS Superleggera, reviving two legendary nameplates to create a new 'Super GT' replacement for the Vanquish S. In keeping with the formula laid out by the Vanquish, the DBS is powered by a big V12 engine. It's the same 5.2-litre twin-turbo unit from the DB11, tuned to make a whopping 533kW and 900Nm of torque...

2019 Aston Martin DBS Superleggera leaked

The Aston Martin DBS Superleggera, replacement for the current Vanquish, has been leaked via social media this week ahead of the new model's official reveal sometime later this month. Posted on Instagram by user @motor_magnet, the image shows the front end of a black vehicle, previewing some of the changes to expect over the 'standard' DB11...

2019 Aston Martin DBS Superleggera spied

The hotter Aston Martin DBS Superleggera has been spied flaunting its extra vents and tougher stance on the Nurburgring. In case you were wondering, this set of photos is actually two cars – one snapped in Southern Europe during hot-weather testing, and one high-speed testing on the Nurburgring. Power is expected to come from a pumped-up version of the 5...

Aston Martin DBS Superleggera Volante spied

A development prototype believed to be the Aston Martin DBS Superleggera Volante has been spied this week, giving us a first look at the upcoming convertible flagship for the British marque. We've already seen one teaser for the DBS Superleggera, announced a month ago ahead of a reveal sometime in June, and we can expect this new model to be an all-out version of the current DB11 – much like how the previous DBS was a more powerful version of the DB9...

Aston Martin DB9, DBS, Virage and Vanquish recalled

Aston Martin Lagonda has recalled the DB9, DBS, Virage and Vanquish, over concerns an in-cabin battery supply cable could cause a fire. If the driver seat is pushed all the way back in affected cars, it could compress (and damage) the battery supply cable. According to the company, this can happen when the driver manually puts the seat back (likely, if they're tall) or, in some cases, if the seat loses its calibration...

Aston Martin Vanquish: DBS successor brings back famous name

The Aston Martin Vanquish is set to make a triumphant return with the first images of the brand’s new production sports car revealing the iconic name’s resurrection. UK publication CAR Magazine captured a short video of the new flagship model and its familiar badge in the back of a transporter in Aston Martin heartland in the Midlands, UK, well before it is due to be officially unveiled at California’s Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance in August...

Aston Martin DBS Ultimate revealed online

The Aston Martin DBS Ultimate limited edition has been revealed on the brand's public website ahead of its launch later this year. Hinted at in our report late last week, the British sports car manufacturer has confirmed it will make just 100 DBS Ultimates - the latest special edition to based on Aston's flagship performance model...

Aston Martin DBS Carbon Edition unveiled at Frankfurt Motor Show

Aston Martin has revealed details of a new special edition called the Aston Martin DBS Carbon Edition at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show. The new model will be based on the Aston Martin DBS Carbon Black model only it will come in three different colours. Sprinkled with carbon fibre trimmings and details, the DBS Carbon Edition will be available in Flame Orange and Ceramic Grey...