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Aston Martin stock price shaken and stirred by latest weak outlook

As SUVs help Bentley and Rolls, Aston needs the DBX more than ever

The 107-year-old firm, famed for being fictional agent James Bond's brand of choice, cut its forecast for wholesale volumes and profit margins in July, and reduced its volume forecast again in November. "From a trading perspective, 2019 has been a very disappointing year," Chief Executive Officer Andy Palmer said, as the company's shares plunged as much as 16%. While Aston spent 2019 ploughing money into a new factory to build its first sport utility vehicle (SUV), the highly lucrative market

6 electric vehicles we're watching in 2020

From Aston Martin to Ford to Tesla, we'll be paying close attention

The short list of important electric vehicles to pay attention to this year.

Aston Martin and Airbus reveal ACH130 AM helicopter collaboration

The ACH130 AM provides flight for those without access to Q Branch

Aston Martin not actively pursuing new investors as opens SUV plant

'That's not to say it doesn't come'

Aston Martin , which was reported this week to be the target of Canadian billionaire Lawrence Stroll, said it was not actively pursuing new investors on Friday as it opened a new factory to build its first sport utility vehicle. As some in the global car industry turn to partnerships, alliances or mergers to handle the challenge of electrification, new technology and tighter margins, Autocar magazine reported on Thursday that Stroll, the owner of Formula One team Racing Point, is prepari

Aston Martin opens new factory to build key first SUV

'A hugely important milestone'

Aston Martin opened a new factory in Wales on Friday which will build the British automaker's first sport utility vehicle, key to its hopes of a turnaround after a poor performance this year sent shares tumbling. Aston launched its DBX model last month, hoping that more female buyers will help boost sales after a year in which it has so far posted a pre-tax loss due to weaker-than-expected demand for its sports cars, particularly in Europe. The St Athan site near Cardiff in south Wales is the

Billionaire Lawrence Stroll reportedly seeks major stake in Aston Martin

That's F1 driver Lance Stroll's father

Canadian billionaire Lawrence Stroll, owner of Formula One team Racing Point, is preparing a bid for a major stake in Aston Martin, Autocar magazine reported, sending the carmaker's battered share price up nearly 15% on Thursday. The British sports car maker's share price has slumped since its flotation in October last year. Stroll, who is the father of Formula One driver Lance Stroll, is heading up a consortium looking to take a "major shareholding" in Aston Martin, Autocar said on Thursday.

Soundcheck: Aston Martin Valkyrie begins to scream

6.5-liter Cosworth V12 sounds like Formula 1 is supposed to sound

Aston Martin DBS Superleggera Concorde Edition celebrates airspeed

Debuts on the anniversary of the Concorde's final flight

Aston Martin says DBX is an obvious candidate for the AMR treatment

Aston hinted its V12 fits under the DBX's hood, too

2019 L.A. Auto Show Editors’ Picks

Find out which one of many electrified crossovers wins best-in-show honors

Here are the top new car reveals from the 2019 L.A. Auto Show. Find out which vehicle earns best-in-show honors.

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2021 Aston Martin DBX looks the part, likely drives it, too

It's everything you'd want in an Aston Martin for the family

2020 Aston Martin DBX pricing, interior revealed

The full reveal will take place Nov. 20 in China

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