There is a new trailer for SPECTRE, the upcoming Bond film, and it seems the quartermaster has been very busy arranging all sorts of vehicles for scenes from Mexico to Morocco, including planes, trains, and (mostly British) automobiles. Here is a handy breakdown with plenty of pretty pictures. »
Hot on the heels of rumors about Aston Martin joining Red Bull Racing in a F1 partnership comes word that the team’s former rockstar designer Adrian Newey is working on a hypercar that could land in 2018.
A new televised spot for the upcoming Bond film, SPECTRE, came unannounced and seemingly out of nowhere during the NBA Finals last night because the people needed something to be excited about, I guess.
Tobias Rehberger is an artist who made one of my all-time favorite pieces of automotive-inspired art: his series of knockoff cars made from simple sketches. Clearly, I’m not the only Rehberger fan out there, since Aston Martin just had him make their new 24 Hours of LeMans art car. »
In 2006, Aston Martin decided it was time to take on the Nürburgring. This meant tackling the 24 Hour Endurance race, and the goal was to do it in a car that was very nearly one of its road-going street cars. »
This isn’t a car - this is a stab in the face on wheels. How can this be real? And wait until you see the interior... »
Last month, Aston Martin CEO Andy Palmer said that building a plant in Alabama “would make sense.” But now he just doubled down, telling the Automotive News that Heart of Dixie would actually be an “obvious choice.” Hold onto your hats, because one of these days we’re going to see an Alabama Aston. »
When the Christmas book rankings were released in 2014, it came as a shock to many that a certain truck mechanic from Grimsby had outsold Hilary Clinton’s greatly anticipated memoir ‘Hard Choices’. Bookshops all across London were asking, “who is this Guy Martin?”, “where has he come from?” and, “was he the bloke on… »
Aston Martin bespoke DB10. All new Jaguar CX-75. Good guys. Bad guys. Rome. See how it is all being done in this new videoblog from the set of SPECTRE. »
Okay hold up I’m about to blow your goddamn mind. Building cars – get this – is expensive. Crazy, I know. But just how crazy is another question. Apparently just developing the new Aston Martin DBX SUV-GT-car-thing is so expensive, that Aston had to sell £200 million worth of itself just to get it done. »
When you think of the car most closely associated with James Bond, you think of chic metropolitan locales, like London, or Rome, or... Alabama. »