Aston MartinDBS

Aston Martin DBS

2010 Aston Martin DBS Carbon Black - Click above for high-res image gallery We'll admit right now that we have never been completely taken with the Aston Martin DBS. It wasn't that we didn't like it – on the contrary, it's every bit the fabulous car. It's just that we found the DBS…

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2012 Aston Martin DBS - 2dr Coupe (Base)
2dr Coupe (Base)
MSRP:
$275,461
Engine:
6.0L V-12
MPG:
11 City / 17 HWY
2012 Aston Martin DBS - 2dr Coupe (Carbon Black)
2dr Coupe (Carbon Black)
MSRP:
$284,976
Engine:
6.0L V-12
MPG:
12 City / 18 HWY
2012 Aston Martin DBS - 2dr Convertible (Volante)
2dr Convertible (Volante)
MSRP:
$290,461
Engine:
6.0L V-12
MPG:
11 City / 17 HWY
2012 Aston Martin DBS - 2dr Convertible (Volante Carbon Black)
2dr Convertible (Volante Carbon Black)
MSRP:
$296,387
Engine:
6.0L V-12
MPG:
12 City / 18 HWY
Last original Aston Martin DBS found in barn headed to auction

The final Aston Martin DBS made heads to auction in March 10 with dull paint, a dinged body and missing parts. Still, auctioneers in the UK think it might sell for as high as $61,500.
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.
Roger Moore's 1970 Aston Martin DBS sells for $900k [w/video]

Think of Roger Moore zipping around Europe in an Aston Martin thwarting evil plans, and you'll probably think James Bond, right? Wrong. Because though 007 has driven a variety of Astons in the various films over the years, none of those were in the Moore era. He drove a Chevy Impala in Live and Let Die, a Mercedes in The Man With The Golden Gun, a Lotus Esprit in both The Spy Who Loved Me and For Your Eyes Only, a Range Rover in Octopussy and a Ford LTD in A View to a Kill. But that wasn't the o

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2011 Aston Martin DBS
$127,500 / 31,409 miles / VA
Tiff Needell Track Battle: SLS AMG Roadster vs. DBS Volante

Here we have another EVO TV video that's a fine recipe for car-guy action: the 3,990-pound Aston Martin DBS Volante and its 510-horsepower 6.0-liter V12, the 3,661-pound Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster and its 571-horse 6.2-liter V8, one English track, Tiff Needell, and one million drops of rain. Mix, record, and voila.
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.
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.
Aston Martin recalls 2007-2008 V8 Vantage, DBS, DB9 models over suspension fear

2008 Aston Martin DBS – Click above for high-res image gallery