Posted on 08.7.2013 19:00 by Kirby Garlitos It seems a little odd for Wheelsandmore to release a tuning program strangely named "Summerheat". But that’s exactly what the German aftermarket company did, and it used an Aston Martin DBS Volante to showcase its new project. Show More Summary
Posted on 08.1.2013 19:00 by Simona The last Aston Martin tuned by the British design firm, Kahn Design, was the DBS Casino Royale, which was pretty sweet. Today, Kahn took another break from its usual Land Rover models and decided to update another Aston Martin model,;this time around it is a DB9. Show More Summary
Aston Martin and Italian coachbuilder, Zagato, unveiled the one-off DBS Coupe Zagato Centennial and DB9 Spyder Zagato Centennial during Aston Martin’s 100th birthday at Kensington Gardens. The DBS Coupe Zagato Centennial features Zagato’s trademark ‘double bubble’ roof. Read the rest of the story at: Two Aston Martins get a one-off Zagato facelift
For Aston Martin’s 100th birthday, Zagato created these two droolworthy rides. The DBS Coupe Zagato Centennial and DB9 Spyder Zagato Centennial, which dramatically overhaul Aston’s default styling with James Bond style.
As part of its ongoing centenary celebrations this year, Aston Martin organized the largest-ever gathering of its customers and their cars in the city of London over the weekend. Around 50,000 guests and 550 Aston Martin cars took part in the event, the highlight of which was the official presentation of two very special models. They were a pair...
Italian design house Zagato marks Aston’s 100th Anniversary with a pair of special one-off models based on the Aston Martin DBS and DB9. Designed with a ‘double bubble’ roof design, reminiscent of Zagato cars from the 1950s the DBS Coupé...Show More Summary
Italian coachbuilder Zagato has paid tribute to Aston Martin’s 100th anniversary with the announcement of two special projects: the Aston Martin DBS Coupe Zagato Centennial and the Aston Martin DB9 Spyder Zagato Centennial. Zagato describes the DBS Coupe Centennial edition … Continue reading ? The post Aston Martin Zagato centennial projects revealed appeared first on CarAdvice.
Posted on 07.22.2013 08:00 by Kirby Garlitos Any time an automaker celebrates its 100th birthday, you can expect pretty much a year’s worth of festivities, including, but not limited to, the production of some pretty special one-off models. Show More Summary
There's no need to feel sorry for the person who decides to buy a new Aston Martin and say, "I just wish it looked more breathtaking." But when famed coachbuilder Zagato takes a DBS and a DB9 Volante and makes them more beautiful, you quit judging. Read more...
Posted on 06.19.2013 16:00 by Kirby Garlitos The Aston Martin DBS has had a pretty long lifespan after first being introduced in 1967. The current generation, though, didn’t hit the market until 2008, which in itself is already long for the industry. Show More Summary
Some spectacular Aston Martin flavored eye candy to start your rainy Friday: Click to enlarge Source: Classic Driver Some specifics: • This ‘DB’ carried sublime coachwork, designed by Touring, handcrafted at Tickford works in Newport Pagnell. • The successor to the DB2 started as a working prototype in 1954. • The near four-seater DB4...Read More
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 [...]
Aston Martin fans have been kept busy with the new V8 Vantage SP10 introduced earlier this year, but it seems the older vintage models will be more desirable than the most recent creations in the market. Some precious vintage editions which gained much sp
An Aston Martin DBS was totaled today in the UK when a woman driving a pink Vauxhall Corsa lost control leaving a gas station and somehow managed to plow into the side of the Bond car. Ouch. The Aston owner described the incident toShow More Summary
Tie-ins to James Bond aside, the Aston Martin DB 5 is one of the most stunning luxury sport coupes of all time. That helps to explain the ongoing demand for the car, which went out of production in 1965. Original examples are getting harder to find with each passing year, which is what makes a 1964 DB5 Sports Saloon barn find that much more...
After a five-year absence, the Aston Martin Vanquish has returned. However, its arrival as a 2014 model, means the end for the DBS, as the fresh new coupe will replace the outgoing vehicle. The new Vanquish starts with an all-aluminum… Introducing the 2014 Aston Martin Vanquish is a post by Brian Farmer on Highsnobiety.
A Carbon-Fiber Successor To The Flagship DBS A terrible wave of sadness engulfed me from the driver's seat of the Aston Martin as its speedometer needle crept towards 130 miles per hour. My anguish only grew as the upcoming corner filled the windscreen. Show More Summary
Though it will soon be replaced by the 2014 Vanquish when it begins delivery in the first quarter of 2013, the 2013 Aston Martin DBS is, for now, the brand's flagship production model. To send it off, a special DBS Ultimate Edition model is offered, with a choice of Coupe or Roadster body styles, silver or black exterior paint, and a range of...
Posted on 11.14.2012 10:00 by Kirby Garlitos Filed under: Aston-Martin | coupe | Supercars / Exotic cars | Aston-Martin DBS | car tuning | Cars | Car Reviews | Aston Martin German tuning firm Wheelsandmore is back with another program only a week removed from presenting its newest project for the Lamborghini Aventador. Show More Summary
James Bond isn’t the most careful with his cars. So how did Skyfall filmmakers ensure the safety of the original (and rare) 1960 Aston Martin DB 5 that appeared in the very first Bond film? Three-dimensional printing company Voxeljet created three printed replicas to keep the original one out of harm’s way. To make the [...]