Aston Martin

Aston Martin

Aston Martin

Aston Martin, the iconic British sports carmaker controlled by Kuwait’s Investment Dar, plans to sell shares in a new Middle East company, which could be later listed. And by doing so, Aston Martin plans to raise close to USD1.9 billion. Aston Martin would own a majority stake in the new…

2008 Aston Martin V8 Vantage | new car review

The Aston Martin V8 Vantage is the smallest in the brand's line-up. This modern car is the leanest and most agile car in Aston’s three-model line up.…

Aston Martin V8 Vantage Roadster | road test

The Aston Martin V8 Vantage Roadster is the quintessential British grand touring car. Except that, from a day in March this year, Aston Martin has been majority owned by finance companies from Kuwait.…

Aston Martin 2013 driving home road safety 2007

Aston Martin 2013 driving home road safety 2007

Two Britons are to drive a factory-prepared Aston Martin from Tokyo to London on an epic journey along the newly completed Asia-Pacific Highway bringing world attention to road safety awareness and raising money to help save children from deaths and injury on the roads. The journey is being undertaken in…

Aston Martin fetches 924m

Aston Martin fetches 924m

Aston Martin, the marque made famous by legendary British-spy James Bond has found a new owner. Ford has sold the luxury car firm for $924m to a UK-led consortium headed by Oxford-based Dave Richards – boss of motorsport firm Prodrive – and investors from Middle East. Dave Richards, described as…

Aston Martin changing hands

It is rumoured that the decision to sell Aston Martin by parent company Ford has finally seen the daylight. Yes, reports emerging from news sources from abroad state that Ford Motor Company could announce the sale of Aston Martin for close to $860m sometime in the coming week. Formula One…

Al Habtoor Motors brings 2018james bond2019s car to Dubai

Dubai – Al Habtoor Motors has brought the newest Aston Martin DBS on a pre-launch visit to the United Arab Emirates. The latest creation of Aston Martin made its debut in the legendary British secret agent James Bond’s latest action flick ‘Casino Royale’. The prototype of the same car, the…

V8 Vantage gets a performance advantage

V8 Vantage gets a performance advantage

London – Prodrive has launched a range of parts for the Aston Martin V8 Vantage, which improves the car’s performance and enhances its driving dynamics. The range includes: a performance pack for the engine; new driver-adjustable suspension; unique forged wheels; and a discreet aero package. Prodrive runs the Aston Martin…

Aston Martin V8 Vantage Roadster

Aston Martin V8 Vantage Roadster

Los Angeles – Aston Martin will unveil one of the most eagerly anticipated convertibles of the year when the V8 Vantage Roadster is revealed at the 2006 Los Angeles Auto Show on Wednesday 29th November. Aston Martin Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Dr Ulrich Bez said: “The V8 Vantage Roadster…