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2010 Aston Martin Cygnet Concept

Aston Martin today releases the first official images of the ‘Cygnet’ – a new luxury commuter concept car. The Cygnet concept represents a creative, environmentally conscious solution, being small, yet with presence – and highly fuel efficient, now combined with the prestige of Aston Martin’s luxury brand ownership. Work on the concept is ongoing and will continue into 2010 when it is hoped that it will become a production reality initially available to Aston Martin customers in

Aston Martin Rapide pricing announced

Aston Martin announced the pricing of its Rapide four-door sports car, which is going to hit the market in the first quarter of 2010. While running its final engineering tests, Aston Martin Rapide got price tagged at £139,950 for the UK market. The newcomer features an impressive level of standard specification including: Bang & Olufsen Beosound audio system tailored specifically for Rapide, heated memory seats, dual cast brakes and Adaptive Damping System. Aston Martin Rapide will be th

wheelsandmore aston martin db9 convertible - more style and power

Wheelsandmore Aston Martin DB9 Convertible - more style and power

Wheelsandmore revealed its latest exclusive refining programme for the harmonious Aston Martin DB9 Convertible. The custom modifications improves the exterior styling and adds some extra horsepower to the devastating vehicle. Due to the new wheelsandmore bodykit, the DB9 Convertible excels with more bold and aggressive vision. The exterior package features: side skirts, front and rear aprons, rear lid spoiler and a striking Kahn RS-V wheelset.

Aston Martin LMP1 Defeated

The Le Mans Series-winning Aston Martin LMP1 defeated in face-to-face battle by the most feared weapon in the British army, the Challenger II Battle Tank. Gathered together on the Salisbury Plain for a joint event organised by the army and Prodrive, which raised an estimated £6k for ‘Help for Heroes’, the iconic British racing car admitted defeat after there were no smooth racing track to use its superior speed to escape. During the day Prodrive took the army for rides in a Subaru rally

Aston Martin Rapide - Four-Door Sports Car

Aston Martin Rapide Concept was revealed in 2006 at Detroit Auto Show. Now in 2009 the final version of Rapide is revealed at IAA Frankfurt. This is one of the most awaited cars of 2009. The three most important for Aston Martin things are available in the Rapide – Power, Beauty and Soul. A hand-built 6.0-litre V12 engine is taking care for the “Power” by producing 470bhp and 600N/m of torque. The gearbox is six-speed Touchtronic 2 automatic, which allows the driver to change gears automatically or manu

mwdesign aston martin v8 vantage ”helvellyn frost”

MWDesign Aston Martin V8 Vantage ”Helvellyn Frost”

Aston Martin V8 Vantage ”Helvellyn Frost” is the latest project of the MWDesign tuners. Precise styling, enhanced aerodynamics and boosted performance, makes the undoubtedly beautiful Aston Vantage more noble and exclusive than ever. Firstly, the specialists at MWDesign created a digital concept of the Vantage t

Two new Offers from Aston Martin and Bang & Olufsen

Aston Martin and Bang & Olufsen are proud to introduce two new bespoke audio systems – Bang & Olufsen BeoSound V12 Vantage and Bang & Olufsen BeoSound V8 Vantage - developed and designed exclusively as an option for the Aston Martin V12 Vantage and V8 Vantage sports cars, the latter being available in bot

2010 Aston Martin LMV/R by Elite

Elite officially released the final concept images for the 2010 Aston Martin LMV/R (Le Mans Vantage Racer). This is a real race car for the streets and it is built on the basis of Aston Martin’s Vantage. The Elite LMV/R is slightly lighter than the factory Vantage due to most of the body panels being made from carbon fiber and it is more powerful as well. The production number of this special Vantage will be limited to only 30 cars. The Elite tuners used a long list of components to turn a

aston martin cygnet - the innovative commuter concept car

Aston Martin Cygnet - The Innovative Commuter Concept Car

The concept will offer Aston Martin trademark design in a commuter car package based on the critically acclaimed Toyota iQ with a Euro NCAP 5-star safety package. The ‘Cygnet’ concept represents a creative, environmentally conscious solution, being small, yet with presence – and highly fuel efficient, now comb

Aston Martin Choose 2009 London Motorexpo For Uk Debuts Of V12 Vantage And DBS Volante

Aston Martin have today confirmed they will use the 2009 London Motorexpo as the platform for the UK debut of both their V12 Vantage and DBS Volante - following the world premieres of both vehicles earlier this year at the Geneva Motor Show. For the V12 Vantage, every component has been honed with pure driving enjoyment in mind and the result of this is the most potent production sports car in the marque's 95-year history. In addition and b

Aston Martin One-77 wins top design award at the Concorso d’Eleganza

At its world debut this weekend, the Aston Martin One-77 has won the Concorso d'Eleganza Design Award for Concept Cars and Prototypes on the shores of Lake Como, Italy. Following the Geneva Auto Salon in March, where the technical illustration was first shown, the rolling chassis has since been completed by hand into the first car presented at Villa d'Este this weekend. At its first public unveiling in the perfect setting of the Grand Hotel

Aston Martin’s One-77 Concept Set For World Debut At Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este

Aston Martin has confirmed the first public display of the complete One-77 concept will be held at the world renowned Concorso d'Eleganza event in the grounds of the Grand Hotel Villa d'Este on the shores of Lake Como, Italy on 24-26 April 2009. The One-77 is Aston Martin's definitive sports car, one that epitomises everything Aston Martin from technology, hand-craftsmanship of the hand rolled aluminium panels to the attention to detail. A cul