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ASTON MARTIN RACING DRIVER ACADEMY RETURNS FOR 2020

Aston Martin Racing continues with enhanced AMR Driver Academy Programme aims to expand the pool of talent joining AMR driver ranks Winner receives works support and assistance for 2021 season Thursday 23 January, 2020, Gaydon. -- The Aston Martin Racing Driver Academy returns in 2020 as the British luxury sportscar manufacturer continues to discover the next generation of GT endurance superstars. The initiative, designed to fast-track talent within Aston Martin Racing’s thriving customer team network, proved a huge success last year. The AMR Driver Academy attracted 23 individuals from a range of championships around the world in 2019 and [...]

ASTON MARTIN RACING VANTAGE ALL SET FOR ‘DESERT’ DEBUT

ASTON MARTIN RACING VANTAGE ALL SET FOR ‘DESERT’ DEBUT Aston Martin Racing reaches mid-way stage of FIA WEC as team to beat Team aims to end 2019 with championship leads in GTE Pro and Am GTE Am squad returns to the scene of Paul Dalla Lana’s title glory in 2017 Wednesday 11 December 2019, Bahrain. Aston Martin Racing embarks on its final race of the 2019 calendar year with a point to prove as the Vantage GTE makes its desert debut in the BAPCO 8 Hours of Bahrain. The Danish crew of the #95 entry, Nicki Thiim and [...]

ASTON MARTIN DBS SUPERLEGGERA CONCORDE SPECIAL EDITION IS CLEARED FOR TAKE-OFF

ASTON MARTIN DBS SUPERLEGGERA CONCORDE SPECIAL EDITION IS CLEARED FOR TAKE-OFF  Bespoke Q by Aston Martin special edition marks 50 years since the first flight of the world’s best-known supersonic airliner Created in association with British Airways in the UK flag carrier’s centenary year Commissioned by Aston Martin Bristol, and limited to just 10 sports cars 26 November 2019, Gaydon, UK: Few aircraft of the jet age are more instantly recognisable, or more fondly remembered, than the world-renowned Concorde. Now, 50 years since its first flight, this supersonic passenger jet – created in a unique piece of Anglo-French [...]

ASTON MARTIN UNVEILS DBX: AN SUV WITH THE SOUL OF A SPORTS CAR

ASTON MARTIN UNVEILS DBX: AN SUV WITH THE SOUL OF A SPORTS CAR Aston Martin launches fourth car of transformational Second Century Plan First SUV for 106-year-old luxury British marque Delivers broadest design brief of any Aston Martin in history Broad range of capability from sportscar dynamics to off-road versatility 20 November 2019, Beijing, China: A bold new chapter and a landmark moment in Aston Martin’s illustrious 106-year history, Aston Martin has today unveiled its first SUV and a model that will propel the brand to new heights worldwide. That model, is DBX.  The culmination of an extensive development [...]

Aston Martin and Brough Superior to collaborate on limited edition motorcycles

Aston Martin and Brough Superior to collaborate on limited edition motorcycles New partnership between luxury automotive manufacturers will showcase the integration of beautiful design and exquisite engineering in strictly limited edition motorcycles Aston Martin wings soon to appear on a motorcycle for the first time The first motorcycle produced by this new partnership will be revealed at the EICMA motorcycle show in Milan on 5 November 2019 24 October 2019, Gaydon, UK: The iconic Aston Martin wings will appear on a motorcycle for the first time when the initial product of an exciting new collaboration between Aston Martin Lagonda [...]

MAXIME MARTIN TO LAUNCH HIS OWN ASTON MARTIN GT RACING TEAM

Aston Martin Racing works driver creates Belgian-based GT4 team Martin Racing Team to run two Vantage GT4s in European and ADAC GT4 Martin to continue as works Aston Martin driver in FIA WEC Tuesday 22 October, 2019, Brussels, Belgium. Aston Martin Racing works driver Maxime Martin is to launch his own GT racing team, running a pair of Aston Martin Vantage GT4s. The Martin Racing Team, which will be based near Charleroi Airport in Brussels, Belgium, plans to field the cars in the 2020 European GT4 and ADAC GT4 Championships. For Martin, who alongside #97 Aston Martin Racing Vantage [...]

ASTON MARTIN’S FIRST SUV POWERS INTO FINAL STAGES OF DEVELOPMENT

Aston Martin’s first SUV subjected to extensive track development programme, realising performance levels that match existing Aston Martin sportscars Real-world test regime ensures DBX test programme becomes most extensive of any Aston Martin in history DBX to have true breadth of character with the practicality and comfort of an SUV matched with sportscar levels of performance DBX confirmed with 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8 producing 550PS / 700Nm. Becomes highest performing V8 engine in current range Wednesday 25 September, Gaydon, UK: With DBX’s unveil drawing closer, Aston Martin’s first SUV has entered the closing stages of the most comprehensive test regime [...]

THE NORDIC HALL OF THE HEROES IS OPEN FOR BUSINESS – ASTON MARTIN VALKYRIE AND VALHALLA TAKE FLIGHT

Aston Martin Valkyrie and Valhalla take flight at Aston Martin’s development home – Silverstone, UK First time Aston Martin Valhalla ‘dynamic concept’ shown Aston Martin Valhalla makes North American debut today at Monterey Car Week’s “The Quail” Aston Martin Valkyrie testing continues at pace following British Grand Prix debut Please click here to watch video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GigSPZsi5FA&feature=youtu.be Friday 16 August 2019, Gaydon, UK: The Nordic hall of the heroes is officially open for business as Aston Martin’s latest mid-engined sportscar – Valhalla – has taken flight for the first time alongside the world’s most highly-anticipated hypercar, Aston Martin Valkyrie. Celebrating [...]

THE BEST OF ASTON MARTIN SET FOR MONTEREY CAR WEEK

Three North American Debuts for the British Sportscar Maker; exceptional new Valhalla mid-engined hypercar, stunning DB4 GT Zagato Continuation heritage model and Bijan edition bespoke DBS Superleggera Aston Martin partners with RM Sotheby’s for inaugural single-marque auction on Thursday 15 August, featuring a Works DB3S and a James Bond 1965 DB5 Exclusive interactive partner opportunities from Waldorf Astoria, TAG Heuer, Bridge of Weir and more. 8 August 2019, Monterey, California: Aston Martin is gearing up to take Monterey Car Week by storm as it finalises its plans for the annual festival of all things automotive and luxury, on the [...]

ASTON MARTIN REVEALS FURTHER DETAILS ON DBS GT ZAGATO

New images reveal final production exterior of DBS GT Zagato New details include dynamic front grille and digital rear-view mirrors to support full-length carbon fibre roof DBZ Centenary Collection – which also includes DB4 GT Zagato continuation - celebrates 100 years of iconic coachbuilder Zagato Tuesday 9 July, Gaydon: Aston Martin has delivered a further glimpse of the final production intent exterior of its upcoming DBS GT Zagato model. Paired with the DB4 GT Zagato Continuation to complete the DBZ Centenary Collection – of which only 19 will be created and are priced at £6m for the pair – these latest [...]