Aston Martin is a British manufacturer of luxury sports cars, based in Gaydon, Warwickshire. It was part of Ford Motor Company from 1994 until 2007 when 90-percent of the company was sold to a consortium of investors. In 2012, a 37.5-percent stake in the company was sold to an Italian private equity fund. To this day, Ford retains a small stake in Aston Martin.


2015 Aston Martin Vantage GT
2015 Aston Martin Vantage GT
MSRP:
$98,200
Engine:
4.7L V-8
MPG:
13 City / 19 HWY
2015 Aston Martin DB9
2015 Aston Martin DB9
MSRP:
$188,295
Engine:
6.0L V-12
MPG:
13 City / 19 HWY
2015 Aston Martin V8 Vantage
2015 Aston Martin V8 Vantage
MSRP:
$123,695
Engine:
4.7L V-8
MPG:
13 City / 19 HWY
2015 Aston Martin V12 Vantage S
2015 Aston Martin V12 Vantage S
MSRP:
$182,395
Engine:
6.0L V-12
MPG:
12 City / 18 HWY
2015 Aston Martin Rapide S
2015 Aston Martin Rapide S
MSRP:
$203,295
Engine:
6.0L V-12
MPG:
14 City / 22 HWY
2014 Aston Martin Vanquish
2014 Aston Martin Vanquish
MSRP:
$296,295
Engine:
6.0L V-12
MPG:
13 City / 19 HWY
No surprise, Brits still love the Aston Martin Vanquish

The Aston Martin Vanquish may not be the sharpest arrow in the supercar quiver, but there's still a lot of charm to this V12-powered GT.
UK offers Aston Martin military base to produce DBX in Wales

British Prime Minister David Cameron has publicly offered Aston Martin use of a military facility in Wales in order to handle assembly of the new DBX crossover within the UK instead of Alabama.
Xcar weighs in on the five best-sounding modern cars

The crew from Xcar takes a look back on the modern performance cars they have experienced and ranks them by how good they sound. This clip is an absolute joy to the ears for anyone who loves the sound of a revving engine.

For Sale

2010 Aston Martin V8 Vantage
$74,979 / 11,852 miles / MD
2007 Aston Martin V8 Vantage
$51,500 / 25,426 miles / VA
2012 Aston Martin Virage
$124,950 / 5,500 miles / VA
No surprise, Brits still love the Aston Martin Vanquish

The Aston Martin Vanquish may not be the sharpest arrow in the supercar quiver, but there's still a lot of charm to this V12-powered GT.
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2015 Aston Martin V12 Vantage S Roadster
We spend a day frolicking with Aston's latest, the 2015 V12 Vantage S Roadster, in the mountains and deserts surrounding Palm Springs.
2015 Aston Martin V8 Vantage GT First Drive
Aston Martin has snuck below the $100k price point with its new 2015 V8 Vantage GT. In this road test review, we drive the least-expensive Bond car and find it might just be the best.
2014 Aston Martin Vanquish Volante
For 2014, Aston Martin has graced its flagship Vanquish grand tourer with a topless Volante model. We give the convertible Brit a proper road test review.
Aston Martin recalls 7,000+ vehicles over seat heaters

Aston Martin recalls just about every two-door it's sold in the US since July 2006 because of a switch that may not turn off the seat heater.
Disgraced Chinese supplier claims it has been wronged by Aston Martin

In what could be called a case of carma, the Chinese plastic supplier that forced Aston Martin to recall about 75 percent of its production since 2007 now says that it has lost about most of its customers and is facing financial ruin. Shenzhen Kexiang Mould Tool Co. produced the accelerator pedal arms for most Aston Martin models out of a counterfeit plastic and may have to close its factory due to the scandal.
Aston Martin recalling majority of cars built since late 2007 over counterfeit Chinese parts

Back in June 2013, Aston Martin recalled just under 700 vehicles over faulty throttle arms that could break without warning. Bad news, for sure – and things just got a whole lot worse. According to Reuters, the British luxury brand now needs to recall 17,590 vehicles due to counterfeit plastic materials being used by a Chinese sub-supplier – that's roughly 75 percent of the company's output over the same period.