News & ReviewsLast 7 days
CarAdvice
Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Shooting Brake interior revealed

Most Recent posts

Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Shooting Brake interior revealed

The first images of the interior of the Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Shooting Brake were revealed overnight. Thanks to the elongated roof line and rear hatch, the car's practicality will be improved via more luggage space...

Recent Posts
Time Machine Tuesday: 23 October, 2018
0
Comments

Time Machine Tuesday: 23 October, 2018

People often say “don’t forget where you came from”. Although we’re focused on every new car, every last detail here at CarAdvice, we have an extensive back-catalogue of news stories, lifestyle yarns and reviews. Here’s a look at what happened on the week of October 23 in years past...


Time Machine Tuesday: 21 August 2018
0
Comments

Time Machine Tuesday: 21 August 2018

People often say “don’t forget where you came from”. Although we’re focused on every new car, every last detail here at CarAdvice, we have an extensive back-catalogue of news stories, lifestyle yarns and reviews. Here’s a look at what happened on the week of August 21 in years past...


2019 Aston Martin DBS Superleggera revealed
46
Comments

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...


Time Machine Tuesday: 19 June 2018
1
Comments

Time Machine Tuesday: 19 June 2018

People often say “don’t forget where you came from”. Although we’re focused on every new car, every last detail here at CarAdvice, we have an extensive back-catalogue of news stories, lifestyle yarns and reviews. Here’s a look at what happened on the week of June 19 in years past...


Aston Martin DB9, DBS, Rapide, Virage and Vanquish recalled for gearbox fix
5
Comments

Aston Martin DB9, DBS, Rapide, Virage and Vanquish recalled for gearbox fix

Aston Martin Lagonda has issued a recall notice for the DB9, DBS, Rapide, Virage and Vanquish fitted with a six-speed Touchtronic II Automatic transmission. According to the company, a communication error between the Engine Control Module and Transmission Control Module can prevent the car from properly engaging park...


Aston Martin DB9, DBS, Virage and Vanquish recalled
10
Comments

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 S Ultimate revealed, here Q1 2018
11
Comments

Aston Martin Vanquish S Ultimate revealed, here Q1 2018

The Aston Martin Vanquish S Ultimate has been revealed this week, as a farewell for the current-generation GT flagship – and ahead of a new model arriving sometime next year. Based on the Vanquish S, the Ultimate specification is limited to just 175 units globally, split between the coupe and drop-top Volante body styles...


Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Shooting Brake officially unveiled
10
Comments

Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Shooting Brake officially unveiled

The Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Shooting Brake has been officially unveiled this week, with the British marque and Italian design house unwrapping the final design of the fourth member in the Vanquish Zagato family. With just 99 examples to be built, the Vanquish Zagato Shooting Brake is perhaps the most eye-catching model in the quartet, with its swoopy extended roofline extending into a fast-backed tailgate...


Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Speedster and Shooting Brake revealed
17
Comments

Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Speedster and Shooting Brake revealed

The Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato family has grown from two members to four, with the British marque announcing two new versions this week; the Speedster and Shooting Brake. Joining the already-revealed Zagato Coupe and Volante, the Speedster and Shooting Brake will see the total production run for the Vanquish Zagato increased to 325 units, with just 28 examples of the Speedster and a further 99 Shooting Brakes to be built...


Aston Martin chief Andy Palmer details product offensive
11
Comments

Aston Martin chief Andy Palmer details product offensive

Aston Martin has revealed its plans for a new model onslaught, with the company to have 7 new models by 2020. Speaking to media at the opening of the company's new Zagame dealership in Richmond, Melbourne, Aston Martin's CEO, Andy Palmer detailed the product strategy that will see at least one new model every year from now until the end of the decade...


2017 Aston Martin Vanquish S spied at the Nurburgring
30
Comments

2017 Aston Martin Vanquish S spied at the Nurburgring

A beefy Aston Martin Vanquish prototype has been spied doing rounds near the Nurburgring racing circuit in Germany. It’s likely this model will be called the Vanquish S when it makes it to production, seeing out the current-generation car’s life-cycle until a new DB11-based supercar launches in a couple of years' time...


2017 Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Volante unveiled
12
Comments

2017 Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Volante unveiled

The new Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Volante convertible has been revealed, and will join its coupe sibling on the production line next year. As with the coupe, the Volante has a retuned version of the company's 5.9-litre V12 that produces 441kW of power, or 18kW more than the engine fitted to the standard Vanquish models...


2016 Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Coupe: production version revealed - UPDATE
34
Comments

2016 Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Coupe: production version revealed - UPDATE

Update - A spokesperson from Aston Martin has confirmed that two or three Vanquish Zagato Coupes will be coming to the Australasia region, however they couldn't confirm how many are coming to Australia specifically. Keep a sharp eye out for one next year when deliveries commence...


Aston Martin DBZ trademark could hint at new Zagato special
7
Comments

Aston Martin DBZ trademark could hint at new Zagato special

British automaker Aston Martin has recently applied to trademark the ‘DBZ’ name in Europe, hinting at a new collaborative special model. Aston's trademark application first appeared in the European Union's Intellectual Property Office's public database this month, with the name intended for “passenger cars; racing cars; car bodies”...


2010-2016 Aston Martin DBS and Vanquish models recalled for battery cable issue
4
Comments

2010-2016 Aston Martin DBS and Vanquish models recalled for battery cable issue

Aston Martin has issued a recall for a number of vehicles in its DBS and Vanquish lines, over fears a battery cable may be damaged by the seat runners. The recall affects examples of the DBS and Vanquish built between 16 September 2010 and 17 February 2016...


Aston Martin says engine sound remains a key part of ownership
0
Comments

Aston Martin says engine sound remains a key part of ownership

Aston Martin says that despite its decision to go down the route of using turbocharged engines for its new generation of vehicles, engine and exhaust sounds remain a top priority to maintain the brand’s core values...


Aston Martin Vanquish One of Seven features smooth-finish exposed carbonfibre body
8
Comments

Aston Martin Vanquish One of Seven features smooth-finish exposed carbonfibre body

The Q division of the British luxury sports car maker, which specialises in bespoke models, has conjured up the very limited edition Aston Martin Vanquish One of Seven. This small run model was initially commissioned by Markus Storck, founder of bicycle maker Storck Bikes and avid car collector...


Aston Martin Vanquish redesigned by Henrik Fisker as the Thunderbolt
5
Comments

Aston Martin Vanquish redesigned by Henrik Fisker as the Thunderbolt

Automotive designer Henrik Fisker has refashioned the Aston Martin Vanquish into the Thunderbolt for the 2015 Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance. The one-off Thunderbolt has a reworked exterior that's been crafted from hand-laid carbonfibre. Up front the car features new headlights, a refashioned bumper with an eye-catching aluminium grille, a bonnet with a power dome, and triangular air intakes...


2015 Aston Martin New Cars
1
Comments

2015 Aston Martin New Cars

Details of the new and updated Aston Martin models launching in Australia in 2015.   Aston Martin V12 Vantage S Roadster – Q1 The quickest series production roadster in Aston Martin’s history – the V12 Vantage S Roadster – will reach Australia early in 2015. The V12 Vantage S Roadster shares its 421kW/620Nm naturally aspirated 6...