aston martin has issued a recall in australia this week, targeting its v8 vantage and db11 models. vantage models sold locally between december 2010 and july of 2013 may be subject to a failing hydraulic hose connector, servicing the seven-speed ‘sportshift’, ‘auto-shift manual’ (asm) transmission. Show More Summary
British marque Aston Martin has issued three recall notices, one for the DB11 and two for the V8 Vantage. The DB11 is being called back over concerns of a faulty tyre pressure monitoring system (TPMS), while certain Vantage models could be affected by transmission issues. Show More Summary
We’re absolutely head over heels for this custom built soapbox derby racer built to look like the bonkers Aston Martin V8 Vantage GTE. Only this version doesn’t have 480 hp – it’s powered by gravity. Watch it leap towards the finish line at the Red Bull Soapbox Derby.
The 2017 Aston Martin DB11 may only have just been released, but the British marque has already added a second engine choice – a 4.0-litre twin-turbocharged V8. Just as the smaller Vantage is offered with both V8 and V12 engines, the DB11’s two-pronged attack provides a more affordable entry point into the Grand Tourer’s range, and […]
aston martin has unveiled the first of its special edition amr cars, applying the race-inspired treatment as a farewell edition of the long-running vantage coupe and roadster. the limited run of 300 cars, 200 v8 models and 100 v12s, has started at aston martin’s gaydon, england factory. Show More Summary
The new Aston Martin Vantage AMR is said to be inspired by the V8 Vantage GTE race car, which won the Endurance Trophy in the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship, and will soon go into limited production. Sitting beneath the extensively modified Vantage AMR Pro, the Vantage AMR will be offered with either a V8 […]
Exclusive to China, Aston Martin debuts it's new V8 at the Shanghai Auto Show
You can even have the car signed by Daniel Ricciardo or Max Verstappen.
This week Aston Martin has unveiled the latest additions to its Vantage range with the V8 and V12 Vantage S Red Bull Racing Editions. The reveal comes as the 2017 FIA Formula 1 World Championship is set to kick off next month on the 26th. Created by the company’s in-house personalization service, Q by Aston […]
Just in time for the 2017 Formula One season, Aston Martin has released a new special edition versions of V8 and V12 Vantage S with Red Bull F1 theme. Built by the automaker’s Q personalization division, the exterior is finished in Red...Show More Summary
The limited-edition packages feature F1-inspired color themes and a full complement of carbon fiber components.
aston martin has unveiled its newest limited edition models of the vantage coupe, celebrating the brand’s association with formula 1 team red bull racing ahead of the 2017 f1 season opener in melbourne in march. the red bull racing edition...Show More Summary
httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9I2IJFuPbo4 Two brand-new special edition Red Bull Racing models have been revealed ahead of their official unveiling, planned for this year’s opening round of the 2017 Formula One season in Melbourne. This time, though, thanks to a new relationship, they’re not Renaults but Aston Martins. Due to make their public debut at the 2017 Australian […]
An unwritten rule in car culture dictates that in order for a car to be truly remarkable, it has to have forgivable character flaws that give it a unique personality that allows man to truly bond with tamed machine. It is exactly those traits that make this car, the Aston Martin V8 Vantage, the best used exotic car… Read more...
The internet is arguably a place where weird things go to multiply, and Reddit is the sticky epicenter of all that untamed cringe. Here’s what happens when a subreddit is unleashed on my cheaply bought Aston Martin V8 Vantage for Regular Car Reviews. Read more...
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Whether it’s your favorite French pastry or a pair of shoes, the fact that something is handmade usually means that it’s more exclusive, but likely won’t last as something made by an uncaring robot with no emotions or a chance of making mistakes. Here’s what happens when the effects of time, coupled with 60,000 hard miles are applied to a hand made sports car. Read more...
I’ll go out on a limb and say that no one wants their hand built sports car to blow up in their face, which is why having a warranty is so common on cars not exactly known for their ability to fend off calamity. However, I’m here to tell you what it’s like when you don’t have that important safety net in place, because I willingly threw mine in the trash. Read more...