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New reports have emerged which claim that the German car maker Mercedes-Benz is contemplating the purchase of British sports car manufacturer Aston Martin. According to Autocar, Dieter Zetsche Mercedes-Benz CEO tried to dampen the speculation and only said that Aston Martin is a fantastic brand which the company is willing to support in its further development. The next gen Vantage will be powered...

British car maker Aston Martin has unveiled two new special editions at the Geneva Motor Show – the Aston Martin V8 Vantage N430 and the DB9 Carbon Black Edition. While the N430, which will be launched in September this year, gets a recommended retail price of £89,995 (Rs 93.3 lakh), the prices for the DB9 Carbon Black are available on request. Aston Martin V8 Vantage N430 The motorsport-celebrating...

Aston Martin are showing this super exclusive Vanquish Volante Neiman Marcus Edition at the 2013 LA Auto Show. Based on the Volante, Aston’s first carbon-fiber bodied convertible, this edition is hand crafted by the company’s bespoke customization arm – Q by Aston Martin. The show car is seen in a Seychelles Blue color, a bright finished grille and an Atlantic Blue soft top, with...

Aston Martin decided to axe the Cygnet not because it wasn’t a large sales contributor, but the model which it is based on, the Toyota iQ, will not be produced for very long. This was the claim made by Aston Martin chief Ulrich Bez to Autocar UK. Bez said investments on the Aston Martin Cygnet would stop as the Toyota iQ would be discontinued next year. Bez also claims that Toyota did not give...

According to a report on Supercar Kids, Aston Martin has ended the production of the Cygnet, a badge-engineered Toyota iQ which was introduced to address quick city commutes of Aston’s elite customers. When we say Aston Martin Cygnet, we actually mean Toyota iQ! Production of the Aston Martin Cygnet began in 2011 and with its production coming to a close in 2013, this model, after the Virage,...

Front three quarter of the Aston Martin Vanquish Volante QRear three quarter of the Aston Martin Vanquish Volante Q

The Aston Martin Vanquish Volante Q which demonstrates the ability of the brand’s bespoke division, is in attendance at the 2013 Frankfurt Motor Show.

After the sale of Aston Martin in 2007, Ford continued to support the British supercar maker with engines. Ford builds Aston Martin V8 and V12 engines in their facility in Cologne, Germany. It is now reported that Aston Martin has extended this arrangement for a further five years. It also means that Aston’s VH platform cars (Vertical/Horizontal Platform), which constitutes everything from the...

If the Aston Martin Vanquish is too mainstream for you, then don’t be disappointed for the British supercar maker has come up with a dramatic open top version of the car. Called the Aston Martin Vanquish Volante, the convertible incorporates the coupe’s razor sharp frontal design details. However the boot with an integrated spoiler is unique to the convertible. The interior is also a direct...