James Bond’s Aston Martin DB5 is back on the market for $3.5 million

Aston Martin DB5

The Aston Martin DB5 that has offered British super-spy James Bond with a much-loved iconic car since 1964 is now being reconstructed for avid collectors — at a price tag of $3.5 million. “We’re part of a legend. DB5 is a legend,” said Mark Reichman, Aston Martin Chief Creative Officer, recalling the moment the car popped up […]

Mercedes F1 boss Toto Wolff grabs a stake in Aston Martin

Toto Wolff

Mercedes Formula One boss Toto Wolff has grabbed a stake in British sportscar maker Aston Martin, whose executive chairman Lawrence Stroll operates the Racing Point F1 team, the company filings showed. A Mercedes F1 spokesman stated Wolff’s move was purely an investment on the Austrian’s part and would be diluted by a rights issue on Monday from 4.77% to less […]

Aston Martin pulls out of Le Mans after Valkyrie Hypercar delay

Aston Martin Valkyrie at Geneva Motor Show 2019

Aston Martin will not make its World Endurance Championship or Le Mans bow because it has postponed the development of its “Valkyrie” car for the races, the company stated. The British manufacturer had planned to show up in next season’s competition together with Toyota and Peugeot in the Hypercars division, which will replace the LMP1 […]

Aston Martin unveils Vanquish Vision concept at Geneva Motor Show

Aston Martin Vanquish Vision concept at Geneva Motor Show

Aston Martin came up with a surprise at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show, and presented three mid-engine supercars together its ultimate track-focused Valkyrie. Competing marques such as McLaren and Ferrari expected the British automaker to present a new mid-engine supercar at the motor show. But showgoers were impressed by a trio of debut vehicle that […]