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2020 Aston Martin DBX pursuing Porsche Cayenne

Aston Martin is busy testing its first-ever SUV, the Aston Martin DBX, with sights set firmly on the Volkswagen Group's extensive portfolio of luxurious crossovers – particularly the Porsche Cayenne. Speaking exclusively to CarAdvice at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, Ian Hartley, Aston Martin's senior manager of vehicle dynamics, said the Porsche Cayenne is the DBX's main target...

Aston Martin DBX drift mode: "Never say never"

Aston Martin has confirmed the all-new Aston Martin DBX will use a permanent all-wheel drive system, but there are now hints a 'drift mode' could be fitted to help differentiate it from its competitors. Speaking exclusively to CarAdvice, Aston Martin senior manager of vehicle dynamics, Ian Hartley, suggested the brand is looking into implementing a feature like drift mode to give the DBX a competitive edge...

2020 Aston Martin DBS GT Zagato revealed

Aston Martin has revealed the final design of the limited-edition DBS GT Zagato, ahead of its scheduled production run next year. Just 19 examples of the DBS GT Zagato will be produced, paired with the DB4 GT Zagato Continuation to complete the DBZ Centenary Collection. Prices started at £6 million ($10...

Aston Martin Vantage Heritage Racing Editions revealed - UPDATE

Aston Martin has revealed six Vantage Heritage Racing Editions for the Goodwood Festival of Speed this weekend, each finished in a livery honouring a race car from the company’s motorsport history. UPDATE, 8/9/19: Aston Martin’s local division has confirmed the Vantage Heritage Racing Edition will be available to customers in Australia and New Zealand...

2020 Aston Martin DBS Superleggera Volante priced from $559,000 – UPDATE

Aston Martin has dropped the top on the DBS Superleggera, revealing the Volante ahead of customer deliveries later this year. UPDATE, 1/7/19: Aston Martin’s local arm has confirmed the DBS Superleggera Volante will start arriving during the fourth quarter of 2019, priced from $559,000 plus on-road costs. Let's take it from the top...

Aston Martin Valhalla: AM-RB 003 gets a name

Aston Martin has given its third mid-engined collaboration with Adrian Newey and Red Bull Racing a name, dropping the AM-RB 003 moniker for something with a bit more... presence. The limited-run hybrid coupe will be called Valhalla, named after the place warriors killed during combat are sent in Norse mythology...

Aston Martin's new factory produces its first car, a DBX prototype

Aston Martin's new Welsh factory has produced its first car ahead of series production kicking off next year. Located around in the town of St Athan, the new factory is around 20 kilometres south-west of the Welsh capital Cardiff. The 36 hectare site was purchased from the Ministry of Defence in 2016, and since then the automaker has converted much of site, including its "super hangars" into a modern manufacturing facility with plenty of glass walls...

Aston Martin reveals 007-themed DBS Superleggera

Aston Martin loves a James Bond special, which is fitting given 007 tends to choose the marque's grand tourers as his main form of transport. UPDATE, 22/5/19: Aston Martin's local division has confirmed the DBS Superleggera OHMSS edition is available for $661,007 plus on-road costs. See bottom of article for more details...

Aston Martin AM-003 'over-subscribed' already

Aston Martin has been inundated with interest for its upcoming AM-RB 003 hybrid hypercar, well before it commences production in 2021. Just 500 of the company's £1 million ($1.85m) baby will be produced, with demand already outstripping supply just months after the concept was revealed a this year's Geneva motor show...

Aston Martin Goldfinger DB5 continuation gets functioning gadgets

Almost 12 months ago, we covered Aston Martin's plan to bring one of the best-known movie cars of all time back to life. Now, the team at Aston Martin Works has revealed more details about the array of gadgets on offer in the car...

Aston Martin Rapide E hits Monaco ePrix circuit

The limited-edition Aston Martin Rapide E has made its 'dynamic debut' ahead of the Formula E Monaco ePrix in Monaco. Following its reveal at the Shanghai motor show last month, the company's first EV was put through its paces on the famous Monte Carlo circuit by three-time Le Mans 24 Hour winner, Darren Turner...