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Aston Martin DBS – living the life!

Even as motoring journalists, $500,000 supercars are hard to come by in Australia. If you’re lucky you might get 24 hours in a car or if you’re married to the dealer principle’s daughter you’ll probably get a couple of days, but never a full week...

Aston Martin DBS Volante Review

I had to pinch myself when I received an invitation from Aston Martin to attend the worldwide launch of the DBS Volante, the itinerary for the week long program read like a location shoot for the next James Bond film. By - Anthony Crawford, pics - Nick Dimbleby “Arrive in London on Emirates A380 (top deck no less), chauffeur driven to the Hotel Du Vin in Tunbridge Wells, Kent...

2009 Aston Martin DBS Volante – en route to Le Mans

Having flown half-way round the world, courtesy of an Airbus A380 superliner, I'm sitting in a slightly grey and damp London town, pondering the prospect of a quick dash across France in the latest fabulous offering from Aston Martin. Volante is pretty much Aston Martin speak for drop-top, convertible or high-speed open air motoring, and I’m here to join what should be the ultimate launch of Aston Martin’s latest dream machine...

2009 Aston Martin DBS – driven by Kevin Bartlett

2009 Aston Martin DBS – driven by Kevin Bartlett His autobiography is entitled Big Rev Kev for good reason. Kevin Bartlett or KB to those lucky enough to know him, has always been a hard charger. He won Bathurst in 1974 with John Goss in the rain, as well as a string of other races in both Grand Prix open wheelers and sports sedans...

2009 Aston Martin DBS Volante at Geneva

Aston Martin has revealed arguably the world's most stunning convertible today as it previews the new DBS Volante before its public debut at the Geneva motor show. Completing the DBS line-up, the new Volante combines Aston Martin's current benchmark performance car with the feel good lifestyle of open air driving...

Aston Martin launches DBS auto

Responding to customer requests, Aston Martin has now launched its DBS with an automatic transmission, which it is calling the Touchtronic 2. Basically, a similar unit to the DB9's automatic, the Touchtronic 2 is a transaxle ZF transmission which has been upgraded to handle the higher power and torque from the V12 of the DBS...

Aston Martin DBS secret agent transponder

The Aston Martin brand personifies sophistication, and with the new DBS about to star in the latest James Bond epic, this latest accessory could easily convince someone they had a license to kill. In conjunction with its watch partner Jaeger LeCoultre, Aston Martin has created the AMVOX2 DBS Transponder - a must for any 007 wannabe...

Aston Martin DBS Video Teaser

World First – Car Advice tests the new Aston Martin DBS in the spellbinding Cawnpore Hills, on the brink of the Simpson Desert. The Car Advice team has achieved another milestone following our high speed drive of the Bugatti Veyron in France earlier this year, with an Australian first test drive of Aston Martin’s new Bond car, the DBS...

Outback Aston Martin DBS road test trip

The car advice team has returned home from a successful trip to the brink of the Simpson Desert with two Aston Martins. While our video team edits the footage for what should be one of our best video reviews yet, we thought we'd share some more photos: (Getting ready for our drag race)...

Aston Martin DBS Australian launch

“The DBS is a direct descendant of the race winning, V12 powered DBR9 and is one supermodel not to be messed with” By - Anthony Crawford I have never seen so many Aston Martin’s parked on the street as I did tonight, on my way to the Australian launch of Aston’s new crown jewel, the hard core DBS...

5-Year Waiting List For Aston Martin DBS

The car so beautiful we decided to drape our new website with - the Aston Martin DBS - reportedly now has a waiting list of five years. Enthusiasts caught their first glimpse of the new DBS in the latest Bond flick where it endured the shortest car chase scene in history followed by the most roll-overs in history - far from the most flattering entrance...