James Bond is no stranger to wanton destruction... but not on this sort of scale. 007 reportedly destroyed roughly $34 million worth of cars — including seven out of 10 specially-created Aston Martin DB10s — during the filming of the...Show More Summary
Now that Tesla and a few other early movers have proven there's demand for electric cars, it seems like every other car company is jumping onto the trend — Audi, BMW, Porsche, even Aston Martin have all recently joined the fray, not to mention Apple's rumored "Project Titan" electric car. Show More Summary
When James Bond chases the bad guys in Spectre, the 24th film in the famed spy franchise, he will be doing so while driving an Aston Martin DB10—the only car ever built just for Bond. While celebrating the 50-year relationship between...Show More Summary
Yes, it’s a marketing stunt – but an airborne meeting between the Aston Martin Vulcan supercar and the last flying Avro Vulcan bomber is never going to happen again. As Vulcan XH558 prepares for its last ever flight – which is due to take place this month – the iconic aircraft has performed a special […]
Aston Martin is planning restructuring at its Gaydon headquarters that will result in some job losses, the company has confirmed. The potential redundancies were announced to the workforce, a spokesman confirmed, and the company is about to start the consultation process. This process will take 45 days, so it is likely decisions will be made […]
The Aston Martin One-77 won many design awards, including the prestigious Concorso d’Eleganza at Villa D’Este. Only 77 units were built, and despite a price of £1.2m plus taxes (20% VAT in the UK brought the cost to £1.466m) — it sold out immediately. The vehicle has a 7.3 litre, 750bhp, engine, top speed of...Read More
An Aston Martin DB4GT, Ferrari 250GT California Spider and Jaguar E-type Roadster were among a line-up of classic cars worth £18m assembled to preview Classic & Sports Car The London Show later this month. Around 300 classic cars will be on display at the show where Aston Martin will take centre stage, displaying its oldest […]
To be fair, so can your car, and it doesn’t even have to be an Aston Martin. But it sure as hell won’t do it this gracefully. Read more...
The Aston Martin DB10 – the car which will accompany James Bond on his 24th big-screen outing, Spectre – has again been shown in an official promotional film from the film’s producers. [embedded content] The DB10 is one of two main cars which will feature in the film – the other being the Jaguar C-X75. Announcing the […]
With SPECTRE releasing worldwide in just over two months, 007 and Aston Martin are flaunting the star of the film, the Aston Martin DB10. Video-geniuses XCAR, as well as new Top Gear’s Chris Evans, managed to get exclusive looks at the bespoke Bond car. Read more...
The DB10 is the latest in a long line of Aston Martins for MI6's greatest agent. XCAR sees what 007 has to look forward to in Spectre.
With what we can only imagine is a very boastful smile, Spectre's stunt coordinator explains how the film crew trashed seven specially built Aston Martins. Continue reading Spectre shreds $37 million in cars Spectre shreds $37 million in cars originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 30 Sep 2015 15:30:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Three new Aston Martins, a Merc, and a private testing ground in the Mojave desert.
Seven Aston Martin DB10s and a number of other sports cars were destroyed making 'Spectre.'
The latest in the James Bond franchise, "Spectre" has raised the bar where action sequences are concerned. Along with high-speed car chases, crazy helicopter maneouvers over cities and thrilling action in snow bound areas, £24 million-worth of Aston Martin DB10 sports cars were blown up for the "Spectre."
No Ferrari SUV Ferrari continues to rule out joining Aston Martin, Lamborghini, Bentley and Rolls-Royce in building an SUV. Many had predicted a high-margin SUV would be too tempting for new Ferrari president Sergio Marchionne but CEO Amedeo Felisa said an SUV was “the wrong choice” for Ferrari. Read more: Bentley Bentayga full details; Ferrari […]
Aston Martin has existed for over a century, and in that time certain characteristics have been as consistent as the earth's rotation. Passionate design; exceptional performance; premium materials. If you purchased an Aston Martin you knew these features came standard on anything wearing the winged badge. Other traits, however, have been [...]
Earlier this year, Aston Martin raised eyebrows when it unveiled a new all-electric concept car. The swoop-y DBX Concept coupe took the auto world by surprise since Aston had never ventured into EV territory. The design was like nothing...Show More Summary
At EGX, the UK's biggest video games show, the folks behind ambitious sim racer, Project Cars, had some new content to announce. Known as the Aston Martin Track Expansion, it combines (as you may guess) some new Aston Martin cars with a new circuit environment on which to race them.
In a 73-second spot, the Aston Martin DB10 blows a lot of smoke sending a message to the world on behalf of James Bond. Continue reading Aston Martin hoons its DB10 for 007 Aston Martin hoons its DB10 for 007 originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 23 Sep 2015 18:58:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments