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5 fast facts about the stunning 2019 Aston Martin Vantage

5 fast facts about the stunning 2019 Aston Martin Vantage

Aston Martin seldom makes a bad-looking car, but few have been quite so aggressively appealing as the new 2019 Vantage. Cheaper than the DB11, but no less special in its own way, the new Vantage promises lashings of technology to go with its eye-catching design, not to mention some 007-style credibility. Read on for five things you need to know about the new Aston Martin Vantage.

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2018 Aston Martin Vantage GTE: from road car to race car

2018 Aston Martin Vantage GTE: from road car to race car

It isn’t uncommon for a road car to influence the design of a race car and vice versa. What is uncommon, however, is for both types to be developed nearly in parallel, much less be announced almost together. But that is exactly what Aston Martin did. In the morning, it revealed the 2019 Aston Martin Vantage road car and later in the day, it unveiled the new 2018 Aston Martin Racing Vantage GTE race car, bringing the car maker’s new design language from the highway to the race track.

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The 2019 Aston Martin Vantage is jaw-dropping

The 2019 Aston Martin Vantage is jaw-dropping

Gentlemen, start your engines: this is the 2019 Aston Martin Vantage, and if you want to bear that nameplate, you need to be something special. All-new when it hits dealerships next year, the new Vantage continues with its predecessors' priority of being the most aggressive, sporting variants in the British automaker's line-up. That means something both visually distinctive and technological impressive.

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Aston Martin Vanquish S Ultimate is the model’s swan song

Aston Martin Vanquish S Ultimate is the model’s swan song

Aston Martin is nearing the end of production for its iconic Vanquish. To celebrate the model and its farewell, a very special edition has been unveiled called the Vanquish S Ultimate. The car will be powered by the naturally aspirated V12 engine.

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Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Shooting Brake revealed

Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Shooting Brake revealed

Aston Martin surprised us with the Vanquish Zagato family back in August, and the Vanquish Zagato Shooting Brake is even more dramatic as we get closer to its release. Revealed in high-res photos today, the new car is the fourth of the new family, though numbers will be exceedingly rare. Indeed, Aston Martin says that only 325 cars overall will bear the family nameplate.

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The 2018 Aston Martin DB11 Volante is pure convertible beauty

The 2018 Aston Martin DB11 Volante is pure convertible beauty

Aston Martin may have some fearsome V8 and V12 coupes in its line-up, but for true grand tourer style you really need a droptop. Enter, then, the 2018 Aston Martin DB11 Volante, dubbed "the ultimate convertible sports GT" and, at first glance at least, only with a little hyperbole. As you might expect, there's more to it than just peeling the roof off a DB11.

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Aston Martin’s next luxury vehicle is a submarine

Aston Martin’s next luxury vehicle is a submarine

Aston Martin has announced a new team up with Triton that will see it playing the role of consultant on a new, limited edition submarine. While we normally expect to see luxury cars coming out of Aston Martin, it would appear that the company wants to branch out a bit. If you've ever wanted to own a submersible that shouts "opulence," then, it seems like this might be the submarine for you.

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2018 Aston Martin DB11 V8 first-drive: The driver’s GT

2018 Aston Martin DB11 V8 first-drive: The driver’s GT

First the bad news: just because Aston Martin is adding a V8 engine to the DB11 lineup, doesn’t mean that the car is much more affordable, just in case you’ve been holding out. Indeed, if price is important to you, then might I divert your attention to the 2018 Lexus LC 500 instead. The V8-powered DB11 is on an entirely different level, distinguishing itself intriguingly when compared to the driving dynamics and characteristics of the 600 horsepower V12 DB11 we drove earlier this year.

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Aston Martin plans all hybrid fleet by 2025

Aston Martin plans all hybrid fleet by 2025

As the automotive industry goes more and more crazy for hybrid power to help meet fuel economy goals and to lure in buyers who want to be green, even sports car makers are going hybrid. Aston Martin has been known not only as the prefered auto brand of James Bond, but also as a maker of high-end sports cars packing thirsty V12 engines under the hood.

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1956 Aston Martin DBR1 sells for record-setting $22.5M

1956 Aston Martin DBR1 sells for record-setting $22.5M

California's Monterey Car Week event is currently taking place, as you can guess from all the big car announcements and flashy concepts being shown off. That means it's also the place the for annual RM Sotheby's classic car auction, and this year's top ticket item was a 1956 Aston Martin DBR1. The gorgeous turquoise automobile sold for $22.5 million, making it the most expensive British car ever auctioned.

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Aston Martin Vanquish Zagatos Speedster and Shooting Brake bring the sexy

Aston Martin Vanquish Zagatos Speedster and Shooting Brake bring the sexy

Aston Martin first pulled the wraps off the Vanquish Zagatos coupe in May of last year. That car was undeniably sexy and later a Volante version of the car turned up. Aston is now announced two more Zagatos cars to round out the quartet of offerings in the family and Aston saved the best for last. The two new version are the Vanquish Zagatos Speedster and Shooting Brake.

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There’s a “cheaper” Aston Martin DB11, and it’s even more sporty

There’s a “cheaper” Aston Martin DB11, and it’s even more sporty

A "cheaper" Aston Martin DB11 sounds like a contradiction in terms, but a new twin-turbo V8 engine in the range does at least bring the sticker down a little. The new DB11 V8 may be smaller than the V12 with which the DB11 launched with in 2016, but that doesn't mean you're sacrificing too much on performance. In fact, the DB11 V8 will still do 0-62 mph in 4.0 seconds.

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