Spectators at the Nürburgring 24 Hour race in Germany last weekend were treated to an unexpected surprise when Aston Martin lapped the vaunted racetrack in an entirely new concept car.... via JustLuxe.com
1960 DB4GT “Jet” Coupe. All images courtesy of Bonhams Auctions. Looking to show a Gran Turismo version of its DB4GT at the 1961 Geneva Motor Show, Aston Martin hired Italian design firm Bertone to create such a car from the last DB4GT chassis produced in the 1960s. The task was given to a young Bertone [...]
Posted on 05.21.2013 14:00 by Tom Burkart The recent record-breaking sale of this one-off 1960 Aston Martin DB4 GT Jet by Bertone shows the remarkable passion surrounding the brand’s classic cars, especially those with a unique or special racing history. Show More Summary
Posted on 05.21.2013 11:00 by Simona When Aston Martin announced the Hybrid Hydrogen Rapide S we were pretty impressed by the company’s ambitions to enter a hydrogen-powered car in the 24 Hours of Nürburgring. However, it looks likeShow More Summary
The last time Stirling Moss drove an Aston Martin DBR1 in anger was 54 years ago when he won the 1959 Nurburgring 1000km-race in Germany. Aston Martin’s global centenary celebrations at this weekend’s 24 hours race gave the British racing … Continue reading ? The post Sir Stirling Moss drives 1959 race-winning Aston Martin DBR1 at the Nurburgring appeared first on CarAdvice.
Birthdays call for celebrations. And when you hit 100 years, you deserves something special. That's exactly what Aston Martin created to commemorate its centenary with the CC100 Speedster.
James Bond star Daniel Craig made a surprise visit to the Nürburgring race track in Germany this past weekend to take part in a special drive event celebrating Aston Martin’s centenary this year. Craig hopped behind the wheel of an Aston Martin DB5 used during the filming of the latest Bond flick, Skyfall, and completed a lap the...
Over the course of the past several months, automakers have supplied us with some marvellous new high-performance machines. Presented with the sight of such beauty on four wheels, the floor space of Detroit and Geneva offers a static display rather becoming to vehicles crafted to explore motion. Building a special sports car in honour [...]Show More Summary
After almost six-hours of racing in the 2013 Nurburgring 24 Hours race the Bilstein-liveried Aston Martin V12 Vantage GT3 remains in the lead after passing an Audi R8 to claim the top spot. After starting the race from second on … Continue reading ? The post Aston Martin V12 Vantage GT3 leading Nurburgring 24 Hours appeared first on CarAdvice.
The two-seater racer will its public debut at the 24 Hours of the Nürburgring endurance race later this month.
Posted on 05.19.2013 18:00 by Simona Things went pretty great for Aston Martin during this weekend: next to unveiling the CC100 Speedster, the company also obtained a record auction price for a unique DB4GT. The car was part of the Aston...Show More Summary
Aston Martin has rolled out a wild new concept this week, designed to celebrated the company's 100th birthday. Dubbed CC100 Speedster - 'Concept Car 100 years' - the topless tracker is a one-off showcar inspired by the 1959 DBR1 race car. Show More Summary
It was a well-kept secret as good as any plot from a James Bond movie, when Bond star Daniel Craig arrived by helicopter this afternoon, only to climb into his Aston Martin DB5 from the film ‘Skyfall’. Craig was here … Continue reading ? The post Daniel Craig drives DB5 from Skyfall at Nurburgring appeared first on CarAdvice.
Aston Martin has released full details for its CC100 Speedster based on the V12 Vantage, following the striking concept’s debut at the Nürburgring 24 Hours this weekend where the automaker is competing. The concept was created in celebration of Aston Martin’s centenary this year and features a design inspired by the lines of the...
History has already been made at the Nurburgring this weekend with the Aston Martin Rapide S Hydrogen Hybrid claiming the first ever zero emissions lap in an international motor race at the 41st ADAC Zurich Nurburgring 24 Hours, in Germany. … Continue reading ? The post Aston Martin Rapide S Hydrogen Hybrid makes history at the Nurburgring appeared first on CarAdvice.
The Aston Martin CC100 Speedster concept is here, and she's a beauty. A V12-powered birthday present with a historic lineage and an advanced, hand-built carbon fiber body. Read more...
The Aston Martin CC100 Speedster Concept has debuted at Germany’s 24 Hours of Nurburgring race this weekend as part of the badge’s centenary celebrations. The ultra-exclusive V12 Vantage-based two-seater sports car celebrated its unveiling...Show More Summary
Posted on 05.18.2013 23:00 by Simona Imagine the Lamborghini Aventador, Ferrari FF, Aston Martin One-77 and Chevrolet Camaro SS all in one place. No, we are not talking about the cars that would occupy our dream garage; we are just talking about the cars from the insane Dubai Police fleet. Show More Summary