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Look for Jaguar C-X75 in your new James Bond Scalextric set

Scalextric is producing a themed set for the coming James Bond film Spectre that looks to include the Aston Martin DB10 and Jaguar C-X75 concept car. Continue reading Look for Jaguar C-X75 in your new James Bond Scalextric set Look for Jaguar C-X75 in your new James Bond Scalextric set originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 23 Jan 2015 18:01:00 EST. Show More Summary

Aston Martin launches Evolution Academy driver training program

Up and coming young racing drivers, eager to break into endurance motorsports, will want to apply to the Evolution Academy just launched by Aston Martin Racing. Continue reading Aston Martin launches Evolution Academy driver training...Show More Summary

15-year-old Russian footballer crashes Aston Martin he's owned for 3 days

A 15-year-old boy in Russia is in trouble after crashing his Aston Martin in Saint Petersburg, and then allegedly leaving the scene because he didn't have a driver's license. The boy, who is a soccer player, reportedly bought the sports car with his own money and owned it just three days before the collision. Show More Summary

Aston Martin teases extreme Vantage GT3 for Geneva

Spied undergoing testing at the Nürburgring just a few months ago, Aston Martin has now confirmed via teaser video that a road-going Vantage GT3 is in the works, and is coming to the Geneva Motor Show in March. Continue reading Aston...Show More Summary

Zagato rarities on display at Italian auto museum to mark 95th anniversary

Rare Alfa Romeos, Lancias, a Fiat, a Maserati, a BMW and an Aston Martin - all rebodied by legendary carrozzeria Zagato - are part of special exhibit at the Museo Nazionale dell'Automobile in Turin. Continue reading Zagato rarities on...Show More Summary

What you missed on 12.24.14

Driving the 2015 Aston Martin Vanquish; Ariel shows off a new off-road concept called the Nomad; Takata chairman steps down amid controversy. Check out today's top headlines, here. Continue reading What you missed on 12.24.14 What you missed on 12.24.14 originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 24 Dec 2014 19:30:00 EST. Show More Summary

2015 Aston Martin Vanquish

The Aston Martin Vanquish is a stunning machine, indeed. And for 2015, there's a new eight-speed automatic transmission mated to that massive V12. Does that help Aston's $300,000 range-topping grand tourer? We take one for a Quick Spin to find out. Show More Summary

Aston Martin recalls 7,000+ vehicles over seat heaters

Aston Martin recalls just about every two-door it's sold in the US since July 2006 because of a switch that may not turn off the seat heater. Continue reading Aston Martin recalls 7,000+ vehicles over seat heaters Aston Martin recalls 7,000+ vehicles over seat heaters originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 22 Dec 2014 17:45:00 EST. Show More Summary

Official: Vanquish 60th anniversary model has knobs made from classic Aston Martins

To celebrate 60 years at Newport Pagnell, Aston Martin Works is producing six different takes on the Aston Martin Vanquish in conjunction with personalization arm Q by Aston Martin, each themed to one of the previous six decades. The...Show More Summary

Report: Aston Martin to raise funds for new models including CUV, hybrid

Aston Martin CEO Andy Palmer named three leads for new vehicle programs when he took the reins, now the company is looking for the money to give those leads something to do. Reuters reports that the Gaydon firm is considering debt or...Show More Summary

Video: New Bond car nets Xcar Aston Martin retrospective

Well, there's something to be said for timing. With the announcement that MI6 Agent James Bond would take the wheel of the all-new Aston Martin DB10 in his next film, Spectre, Xcar has taken a look back at 007's most iconic vehicle - the DB5. Show More Summary

Podcast: Autoblog Podcast #409

Episode #409 of the Autoblog Podcast is here, and this week, Dan Roth, Brandon Turkus, and Seyth Miersma talk about the next generation Toyota Tacoma, the large barn find in France, and the Aston Martin DB10. We start with what's inShow More Summary

Report: Aston Martin DB10 based on V8 Vantage

If you looked at the new DB10 that Aston Martin revealed just a few days ago and thought as we did that it looked an awful lot like a reskinned Vantage, there's good reason for that. According to Automotive News, a reskinned V8 Vantage is exactly what the DB10 is. Show More Summary

Official: Aston Martin pens new DB10 for James Bond

James Bond has driven a variety of vehicles over the course of his long and fictitious career in espionage, but few marques have been as intrinsically tied to the famous spy as Aston Martin. For the past few films that's come down to...Show More Summary

Report: James Bond to drive Fiat 500 in next film

After the return of James Bond's classic Aston Martin DB5 for some scenes in SkyFall, the spy with a license to kill is reportedly hopping into something much more mainstream for his next film. The upcoming Bond movie allegedly features...Show More Summary

Rumormill: Jaguar to go racing with F-Type GT3?

Most British automakers have some manner of racing program. Aston Martin, Lotus and McLaren race as a matter of course. Bentley recently got back into racing, Morgan has dabbled here and there, even Land Rover has its off-road racing programs. Show More Summary

Read This: Why you should run out and buy a vintage Aston Martin Lagonda right now

Aston Martin has a reputation for crafting some of the world's finest luxury GTs, and with a little help from James Bond, it has also become a quintessential British brand. While the company's models are known for combining speed and luxury, they certainly aren't recognized for being inexpensive. Show More Summary

Confirmed: Aston Martin considers offering new Lagonda Taraf outside of Middle East

Aston Martin officially took the wraps off its new Lagonda sedan in Dubai on Monday, revealing the luxury limousine in all its glory and revealing its nameplate as Taraf - derived from the Arabic word for "luxury" (not for some Kurdish starlet). Show More Summary

Report: NHTSA grants Aston Martin temporary exemption from new safety standards

A few months ago, we reported that Aston Martin was in danger of running afoul of new US safety regulations that could force it to take some of its most popular models off the market. The automaker, its dealers and - according to the...Show More Summary

Video: On the trail of the Aston Martin racer who helped change WWII

Arguably one of the most crucial operations of the second World War, Operation Mincemeat was a British disinformation mission responsible for misdirecting Axis forces towards Greece and Sardinia, and in turn, opening up the Italian island of Sicily. Show More Summary

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