Aston Martin

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 DB9
MSRP: $188,295 - $213,295
2015 Aston Martin Rapide S
MSRP: $203,295 - $203,295
2015 Aston Martin V8 Vantage
MSRP: $123,695 - $138,195
2015 Aston Martin V12 Vantage S
MSRP: $182,395 - $182,395
2015 Aston Martin Vantage GT
MSRP: $98,200 - $112,700
Aston Martin DB11 gets back to work at the Nurburgring

Aston Martin has been spotted once again testing a prototype for the successor to the long-serving DB9, expected to be dubbed DB11, at the Nürburgring.
Aston Martin says Alabama is 'obvious choice' for US plant

Aston Martin is nearing a decision on building a plant to handle production of the DBX crossover, and Alabama is reportedly the most logical choice.
Aston Martin names new CFO

Mark Wilson joins Aston Martin as the top money-man, having previously worked for McLaren and Lotus, mere months after Andy Palmer arrived as the company's new CEO.

For Sale

2010 Aston Martin V8 Vantage
$74,979 / 11,750 miles / MD
2009 Aston Martin V8 Vantage
$64,879 / 29,821 miles / MD
2008 Aston Martin V8 Vantage
$57,900 / 10,153 miles / VA
Aston and Jag from James Bond Spectre have at it

If you can't wait for Spectre, the next James Bond movie, this featurette gives a look at the film's nighttime car chase through Rome between an Aston Martin DB10 and Jaguar C-X75.
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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.