Aston Martin Dbx
We also discuss the upcoming Aston Martin DBX and spend your money.
Aston shows us a prototype DBX slinging mud around.
At the time of the Geneva Motor Show, Aston Martin announced it would be re-awakening the storied Lagonda brand to manufacture zero-emission luxury cars. The timeline for these was cast to 2023 at first, but now information has come to light that Lagonda would start selling cars two years earlier, with — you guessed it — an SUV.
Its first annual profit in eight years and a possible IPO won't be enough.
The CEO touts its expertise in weight, aerodynamic drag and rolling resistance.
The site was formally handed over today.
A car company, or a luxury goods manufacturer? Aston Martin wants people to see it as both.
Aston Martin shows off six vehicles at its Pebble Beach pavilion, including the global debut of the DB10 from Spectre and the US debut of the Lagonda sedan.
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.
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 won't rule out basing the DBX crossover on a Mercedes platform, but would reportedly rather adapt the new sports car platform it's currently developing for its next-generation luxury GTs.