Archive | Aston Martin

Report: Daimler once again turns down idea of Aston Martin merger

Aston Martin is known to be getting some resource assistance from Daimler AG and Mercedes-Benz AMG after a recent partnership in parts sharing. This has led some to believe that Daimler AG and Aston Martin might merge, considering Aston is in dire need of a larger partner for support and sustainability after being sold off […]

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Report: Aston Martin’s new Lagonda actually called, Taraf, could come to US

Aston Martin made the rest of the world jealous when it announced to be sending its new Lagonda sedan to the Middle East to some highly privileged buyers. But now, TopGear¬†learned the new Aston Martin sedan is actually being called the Taraf. But more importantly, word is Aston may bring it to the US and […]

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Report: Aston Martin granted a safety exemption for DB9 and Vantage

Not too long ago, Aston Martin’s continuation to sell their DB9 and Vantage in the United States were put into question after the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration changed safety regulations for the near future. The Aston Martin DB9 and Vantage threatened a stop-sale because of changing side-impact crash regulations and neither the DB9 or […]

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More Aston Martin Lagonda photos surface

Aston Martin hasn’t been siding with us all too well since they just want to tease the world of the Middle East’s lucky draw to receive the unique and drop-dead sexy Lagonda sedan. And to make things worse, Aston released some new pictures of the VH platform-based 6.0L V12. The new Lagonda sedan is extremely […]

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Zagato and Aston Martin team up once again to build a one-off shooting brake

Aston Martin and Zagato came together to create a unique and one-off model: the Aston Martin Virage Shooting Brake Zagato. Built specially for a particular European customer in mind, the Aston Martin Virage Shooting Brake Zagato was designed to be “a modern interpretation with design cues of the Aston Martin V8 Vantage and Volante of […]

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Official photos of Aston Martin’s super exclusive Lagonda surface

Aston Martin’s making a Middle East-only Lagonda sedan, thanks to the rich and deep pockets of the various one percenters in the sandy deserts over yonder. And to brag to the rest of the world and taunt about how we can’t get it, Aston Martin finally revealed official photos of its Lagonda prototype running about […]

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First photos of production Aston Martin Lagonda surface, thanks to Oman Air

Aston Martin is doing something unique by producing a successor to the original Lagonda sedan from the 1970s and 1980s that only the Middle East could get their hands on. Modeled and inspired directly from the original Lagonda, the new Lagonda is in essence a modernized version and is built by Aston’s new Q division. […]

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Report: The Aston Martin DB9 and Vantage risks no longer being sold in US

Numerous reports hint Aston Martin is facing some troubles in the near future as the small British luxury sports car maker could be forced to stop selling its DB9 and Vantage in the US due to tightening government safety standards. In a nutshell, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is implementing new side-impact crash regulations […]

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Report: Daimler could end up buying Aston Martin

Aston Martin is currently owned by Mercedes-Benz’s parent, Daimler, by five percent while the Silver Arrow will provide AMG engines for future Aston models. Now,¬†CARandDRIVER recently heard Daimler is boosting their interest in Aston Martin as a whole, meaning they might just flat out scoop the British marque off of its feet. As of this […]

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Aston Martin updates the Vanquish and Rapide S with Eight-Speed Auto w/ video

Aston Martin is really trying to stretch the life of its models as it seeks to revamp its entire lineup in the near future. Part of this result is the revealing of the 2015 Aston Martin Vanquish and Rapid S, both of which were slightly updated for the new year. The biggest change is the […]

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