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Aston Martin DBX to get 405kW V8
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24th Sep 2019
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Aston Martin DBX to get 405kW V8

Aston Martin has continued the drip feed of information about its upcoming DBX SUV, today revealing how much power and torque its V8 engine will offer. The 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8, supplied by Mercedes-AMG, will offer 405kW of power and 700Nm of torque. That makes the DBX crossover more powerful than the Vantage with which it shares an engine.
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Scott Collie
Aston Martin Project 003 teased
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20th Feb 2019
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Aston Martin Project 003 teased

Aston Martin has offered the first glimpse at its upcoming Project 003 hypercar, set to hit the market late in 2021. Just 500 examples will be made, following in the footsteps of the Valkyrie and Valkyrie AMR Pro, dubbed Project 001 and 002 respectively.
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Scott Collie
Aston Martin preparing for stock market float by year's end
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29th Aug 2018
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Aston Martin preparing for stock market float by year's end

Sports car maker Aston Martin plans to list itself on the London Stock Exchange by the end of the year. Aston Martin has confirmed to Reuters and other news outlets it's filed the necessary registration documents with the UK Financial Conduct Authority. Should everything be given the green light, the company plans on publishing its prospectus around September 20.
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Derek Fung
Be cool, Aston Martin's new logo trademark is for merch only
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30th Jan 2017
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Be cool, Aston Martin's new logo trademark is for merch only

Without a word, as is often the case, Aston Martin recently filed a trademark application for a new logo. It has since been confirmed the new logo will be used for merchandise, including metal hardware, leather and clothing - but, when the news first surfaced, it caused something of a panic among fans.
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James Wong
Nissan declined purchasing Aston Martin stake in 2012, 2013 - report
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5th Sep 2014
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Nissan declined purchasing Aston Martin stake in 2012, 2013 - report

Sources from within Nissan have said that the former chief planning officer, Andy Palmer, advocated purchasing a stake in Aston Martin. Three anonymous Nissan insiders have told Reuters that in 2012 and 2013 Palmer proposed this idea to Carlos Ghosn, CEO of both Renault and Nissan CEO. One source told the newswire, "We looked carefully at the proposal but we passed on it". None of the sources have elaborated on the record the reasoning behind Nissan's decision.
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Derek Fung