First Official Aston Martin Rapide “Image” Leaks

According to CAR, this rendering shows the long-awaited production version of the Aston Martin Rapide. As expected and as indicated by multiple spy shots, the Rapide stays remarkably similar to the original concept, full-length glass roof and all. That’s a good thing, the Aston design language, as seen on the DB9,… » 11/26/08 12:30pm 11/26/08 12:30pm

Aston Martin One-77 Revealed In A Flourish Of Accidental Leakage

Even though we've been teased by the Aston Martin One-77 » 10/28/08 4:45pm 10/28/08 4:45pm via , and a positively evil at the , we haven't seen the real deal yet — until now. Here are the first images of the body shell of the new, $1.9 million supercar with a 700 HP, 7.0-liter V12 and an run of only 77 units. We should be way, way more excited…

Gold Leaf "Premium Bond" Aston Martin DB7 Tackier Than Roger Moore

Gold isn’t known to the be the most durable of materials, which is probably why over-the-top tuning firm Alchemist left it off the bumpers and rockers. The 24-carat gold leaf on this Aston Martin DB7 » 10/24/08 6:00pm 10/24/08 6:00pm is actually part platinum for longevity, but we still wouldn’t advise running it through a car wash, especially since…

Bond Star Daniel Craig Lands Lifetime Aston Martin Privileges

Despite his record of Aston abuse » 10/22/08 12:30pm 10/22/08 12:30pm, current James Bond actor has been granted lifetime privileges to swing by the Aston Martin factory any time he likes and take the car of his choice out for a spin. Want to borrow the test track for a bit? No problem. Of course, Craig says he has no interest in actually buying an…

Aston Martin One-77 Completely Sold Out, Nobody Shocked

In not particularly surprising news today, we learn all of the Aston Martin One-77 » 10/15/08 5:01pm 10/15/08 5:01pm's have been spoken for. We say "not surprising" because, well, there are only going to be 77 built, they're going to be fabulously gorgeous and powerful, and if you throw a product unveil at the that's so exclusive the media isn't…

Aston Martin To Revive Lagonda Brand, Offer Two New Super Saloons

Aston Martin is planning to reawaken the slumbering Lagonda name and plaster it on two ultra-luxury sedans beginning in 2011. The first Lagonda will be based on the already nearing production Aston Martin Rapide » 10/09/08 2:20pm 10/09/08 2:20pm, though dressed to impress and sporting a higher price tag to match. The other offering would go live…

Jalopnik's Top Ten Reveals From The 2008 Paris Motor Show

Ben's gone to bed now, and the Paris Motor Show » 10/03/08 7:00pm 10/03/08 7:00pm press days have wrapped up. Whether you agree or disagree, here's the top ten most trafficked posts from the last two days, compiled in order of popularity from most trafficked to least. Be sure to visit the full posts where you'll find more pictures, press releases and…

Aston Martin Releases One-77 Teaser Video For Us Plebes

The Aston Martin One-77 » 10/03/08 1:20pm 10/03/08 1:20pm has only been partially unveiled at the to all but a select few monied d-bags, but Aston have now just released this first official video of the $1.9-million masterpiece, you know, for us plebes. There's a few quick glimpses of the actual car here, but mostly it's just Aston CEO Dr. Ulrich…

$1.896 million Aston Martin One-77 Sales Contract Leaks With More…

It looks like a sales contract for the forthcoming Aston Martin One-77 » 9/29/08 3:00pm 9/29/08 3:00pm has leaked, bringing with it details of the price, performance and specifications, as well as two new teaser shots. With 700 HP, 553 lb-ft of torque, a 3,300-pound curb weight and a limited run of only 77 units, the One-77 certainly looks like…

Aston Martins Look Lame In New James Bond-Flavored Coke Zero Commercial

With everyone looking forward to the new James Bond movie, Quantum Of Solace » 9/19/08 12:20pm 9/19/08 12:20pm, there isn't a brand out there that doesn't want a slice of juicy cross-promotion. We can't imagine Bond to be the type that would prefer a sugar-free cola over a normal Coke, but that doesn't matter right now. We're just let down by how…