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Aston Martin DBX Concept, an Electric All-Wheel-Drive Exotic


Tesla has made electric all-wheel-drive supercars fashionable with its P85D, and now it seems storied names in ultra-luxury sports cars are following suit. Aston Martin unveiled a jacked-up, two-door sports car at the Geneva International Motor Show that sure makes

Aston Martin DBX Concept, an Electric All-Wheel-Drive Exotic

By David Thomas  on March 3, 2015

Tesla has made electric all-wheel-drive supercars fashionable with its P85D, and now it seems storied names in ultra-luxury sports cars are following suit. Aston Martin unveiled a jacked-up, two-door sports car at the Geneva International Motor Show that sure makes

'Price Is Right' Contestants to Bid on 'Dream Cars'

By Matt Schmitz  on October 9, 2014

OK, playing "The Price is Right" rules, as close as you can without going over: How much would you expect to pay for a Porsche Cayenne? How about a Range Rover Sport SE? A Maserati Quattroporte S Q4, Tesla Model

Recall Alert: 2014 Aston Martin DB9, Rapide S

By Matt Schmitz  on August 29, 2014

Vehicles Affected: Nearly 450 model-year 2014 Aston Martin DB9 and Rapide S high-performance luxury sports cars manufactured between June 2013 and July 2014 The Problem: Due to a faulty circuit board, the transmissions in the affected vehicles may inadvertently shift

Who Will Be Able to Buy Aston Martin's New Ultra-Luxury Sedan?

By Aaron Bragman  on July 25, 2014

Remember the boxy Aston Martin Lagonda sedan from the 1970s? It was a striking beast that was representative of its time, and it's still sought after by collectors some 40 years later. Now Aston Martin is set to bring back

2015 Aston Martin V12 Vantage S Roadster (10 Photos)

By Jennifer Geiger  on July 16, 2014

Aston Martin just took the wraps off its fastest and most powerful convertible — the 2015 V12 Vantage roadster joins the V12 Vantage S coupe. Powered by a naturally-aspirated 565-horspower, 6.0-liter V-12 engine, Aston says the roadster sprints from zero

Recall Alert: 2008-14 Aston Martin Vehicles

By Jennifer Geiger  on February 4, 2014

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 5,001 versions of Aston Martin vehicles, including the 2008-2014 DB9 and V8 Vantage, 2009-2012 DBS, 2010-2012 Rapide, 2014 Rapide S, 2011-2012 V12 Vantage, 2011-2014 V8 Vantage S and 2012 Virage vehicles. The Problem: The National Highway Traffic

Tesla Chief Wants To Sink 007's Lotus

By Matt Schmitz  on October 21, 2013

At first, his identity was as secret as British super-spy James Bond's next mission. But the name of the mystery bidder who purchased the Lotus submarine-car prop used by Roger Moore's 007 in "The Spy Who Loved Me" (1977) ultimately

Recall Alert: 2012-14 Aston Martin DB9, Virage, V8 and V12 Vantage, Rapide

By Matt Schmitz  on June 10, 2013

Aston Martin is recalling 689 sports cars due to a manufacturing error that could cause the throttle pedal arm to break, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Affected vehicles include model-year 2012-14 DB9, Virage, V8 and V12 Vantage,

2014 Aston Martin Rapide S: First Look

By Kelsey Mays  on January 23, 2013

Competes with: Rolls-Royce Ghost, Bentley Continental Flying Spur, Mercedes-Benz S65 AMG, Porsche Panamera Turbo S Looks like: The Rapide adopted a conjoined grille Drivetrain: 550-hp, 6.0-liter V-12 with six-speed automatic transmission; rear-wheel drive Hits dealerships: Next month Aston Martin's four-door

James Bond Cars You Can Afford

By Joe Bruzek  on November 6, 2012

The newest James Bond movie, "Skyfall," hits theaters Nov. 9 and marks 50 years of Bond coolness in motion pictures. The epitome of James Bond impersonation goes to a car collector in Ohio who dropped $4.6 million for the actual