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Red Bull F1 considering road car to follow Aston Martin Valkyrie

Red Bull Advanced Technologies – the engineering and commercial project arm of the Red Bull Racing Formula One team – is considering a second road-going car developed in-house to follow the new Aston Martin Valkyrie...

2022 Aston Martin DB11: AMG V8 gains power boost, V12 AMR name dropped

The 2022 Aston Martin DB11 has received a round of updates for the new model year. Leading the updates to Aston Martin’s mid-tier grand touring car is a power boost for the 'entry-level' DB11's Mercedes-AMG-developed 4.0-litre twin-turbocharged V8 engine, from 375kW to 393kW – matching the special-edition Vantage F1 Edition revealed earlier this year...

The Drive Five: Aston Martin Vantage and DB11 to go electric, and the other stories you might've missed – 21 July 2021

As we continue toward a single publishing platform, some great news stories are being published on both CarAdvice and Drive. If you're a keen reader of CarAdvice, you might be missing out on some of the unique content we're publishing over on Drive. Here are our favourite stories published on Drive today – but there are plenty more over on the website to enjoy...

2022 Aston Martin Valkyrie breaks down during Goodwood debut – UPDATE

UPDATE July 19, 2021: Failure of a £5 (AU$9.30) electrical part caused the Aston Martin Valkyrie hybrid hypercar to break down at this year's Goodwood Festival of Speed, according to the brand’s executive chairman and key stakeholder Lawrence Stroll. "As far as Goodwood, there was some small electrical glitch, [a part] between the low voltage battery and the high voltage battery that decided not to work for some reason at that moment...

Aston Martin Valhalla: Next-generation British hybrid supercar revealed

The all-new Aston Martin Valhalla has been officially revealed, ahead of first deliveries in 2023. While a concept variant of the low-slung supercar was unveiled to much fanfare in 2019, the production-ready Valhalla has been almost completely redesigned from the ground up. The original bespoke V6 petrol engine has been swapped out for a Mercedes-AMG-built twin-turbo hybridised 4...

2022 Aston Martin Valkyrie to debut at Goodwood Festival of Speed

The 2022 Aston Martin Valkyrie will be shown off publicly for the first time tomorrow at the prestigious Goodwood Festival of Speed hillclimb event in Britain. The low-slung V12 hypercar will be driven up the 1.9km course by current Aston Martin Formula One driver Lance Stroll, who is also the son of Aston Martin executive chairman and major shareholder Lawrence Stroll...

VFACTS June 2021: Luxury-car sales hit top gear for Porsche, Ferrari, Lamborghini, McLaren and Rolls-Royce.

Sales of super-luxury cars showed no signs of slowing in the first half of 2021, as cashed-up buyers treated themselves to a new set of wheels rather than an expensive overseas holiday. According to figures from Austrade, Australians spent more than $5 billion per month – and more than $60 billion annually – on overseas travel prior to the pandemic...

Aston Martin Valkyrie spied testing on public roads, ahead of first customer deliveries

An Aston Martin Valkyrie has been spied testing on public roads in Spain, just weeks before the first customer deliveries of the low-slung hybrid V12 hypercar are expected to commence. The new footage of the vehicle – which was designed by Aston Martin in collaboration with Red Bull Formula One's engineering outfit and legendary Formula One engineer Adrian Newey – gives the best insight yet into its road presence, sound, and active aerodynamics...

2022 Aston Martin Valkyrie AMR Pro unveiled: Production track special debuts as first road car deliveries approach

The fastest version of the Formula One-inspired Aston Martin Valkyrie hypercar, the track-only 2022 Aston Martin Valkyrie AMR Pro, has been revealed – again. While keen-eyed readers will be quick to note that a Valkyrie AMR Pro was revealed at the Geneva motor show over three years ago, Aston Martin says the 2018 show car was an 'original design proposal', with the car debuting here the 'production' model set to reach customers late in 2021 – and it promises to offer even more racecar DNA than before...

Around the tracks: Driver caught speeding at Bathurst as he "thought it was a racetrack"

When we’re not creating it ourselves, the CarAdvice team spends a lot of time finding and consuming motoring content from all over the world. Here’s a handful of the photos, articles, videos or social media posts that most caught our eye last week. Some of them are brand new, others have been online for a while...

British manufacturers not committing to lower prices in Australia, despite free trade agreement

Manufacturers that build cars in Britain are yet to commit to lower Australian prices, despite the announcement of a new Free Trade Agreement "immediately eliminating" an existing 5 per cent automotive import tariff. Affected British-built cars include Nissan's Juke, Leaf, and Qashqai small SUVs, and the majority of vehicles built by Jaguar, Land Rover, Mini, Aston Martin, McLaren, Bentley and Rolls-Royce...