Aston Martin's CEO Says The Cygnet Is Dead Because The iQ Is Dying

Earlier this month, we learned of the passing of one of the most unloved cars of our time, the Aston Martin Cygnet. It failed miserably and now will become the subject of a Used Car Face Off in 2035. But the Toyota/Scion iQ could be close behind, if you listen to the Aston boss anyway. » 10/27/13 2:21pm 10/27/13 2:21pm

The Aston Martin Cygnet Is Dead And Now We Want One

It was fun to laugh at while it lasted. But reports from Autocar and others reveal the most ridiculous city car you could buy in the UK, the Aston Martin Cygnet, is no more. » 10/01/13 10:05am 10/01/13 10:05am

Aston Martin Says V12 Cygnet Rumors Are Untrue

Because we're responsible journalists we sometimes call an automaker when a rumor is so ridiculous we don't think it's true. Thus when we heard of a V8-powered version of Aston Martin's diminutive Cygnet we called them. They said it wasn't true but Torchinsky did up a feasibility study and came up with a great drawing… » 10/26/12 1:40pm 10/26/12 1:40pm

The Origin Of The Species, Cygnet Edition

Caught in the wild at a London car show, a Jalopnik reader astutely parked his original Mini next to the upcoming Aston Martin Cygnet. Must be evolution at work, because there's no signs of intelligent design. (Thanks Jon!) [Flickr] » 1/31/11 4:30pm 1/31/11 4:30pm

If It Doesn't Say Micro Maybach, It's Not The Real Thing

Daimler may follow the Aston Martin Cygnet's lead and build a kid-sized Maybach to offset the brand's atrocious CAFE rating based on the next-generation Mercedes A-Class. Either that or people don't know April 1st is tomorrow. (Thanks Neil!) [DriveMagazine] » 3/31/10 2:30pm 3/31/10 2:30pm

All We Know Is... He's Called The Stygnet

Some say he breathes carbon monoxide and, like a tree, he exhales oxygen. Some say he's greenwashing for a brand with more horsepower than an Arabian steed association. All we know is... he's called the Stygnet. [Aston Martin via AutoBlogGreen] » 3/17/10 9:30am 3/17/10 9:30am

Aston Martin Cygnet: "No Mr. Bond, I Expect You To Die Of Embarrassment"

In June, Aston Martin released a photo of its Cygnet concept, a Toyota IQ-based city car with a Vantage grin. Today Aston's dropped images of a seemingly production-ready Cygnet with an expected $32,000 price tag. » 12/16/09 8:00am 12/16/09 8:00am

Aston Martin Cygnet City Car Rendered

AutoExpress illustrators have quickly released these two seemingly accurate renderings of what the new Toyota iQ-based Aston Martin Cygnet luxury tender will look like. We're not ashamed to say we actually kinda like it. » 7/02/09 3:30pm 7/02/09 3:30pm

Aston Martin Partners With Toyota On Cygnet City Car Concept

The boys from Gaydon, England claimed they'd reveal a new model every year. A new super car? Nope. Actually, their latest concept, the Aston Martin Cygnet, a Toyota iQ-based luxury commuter city car, may even be a bit silly. » 6/29/09 10:15am 6/29/09 10:15am