PCH, Caning From The Stern English Headmistress: Aston Martin DBS or…

Welcome to Project Car Hell, where you choose your eternity by selecting the project that's the coolest... and the most hellish! We went for a Lambo-on-Lambo matchup last time, with the Espada taking the win over the Murcielago, and that means we need to give equal billing to Italy's rival PCH Superpower, Great… » 12/09/08 5:15pm 12/09/08 5:15pm

Daniel Craig Crashes Aston Martin DBS Into Quarry

Filming a sequence that's believed to form the climax of a chase scene for the new Bond film "Quantum of Solace," Daniel Craig and the rest of the Bond crew deliberately crashed an Aston Martin DBS into an Italian quarry. That crash should conclude a 15-minute pre-title credits scene in which Bond is pursued through… » 5/27/08 6:00am 5/27/08 6:00am

James Bond's Aston Martin DBS Swan Dives Into Italian Lake

It seems the lusty power of the Aston Martin DBS, a rain-soaked night and an over-zealous stunt driver conspired to result in James Bond's car taking a swim in Lake Garda in Italy. According to the Daily Telegraph, a stunt driver for the latest film Quantum of Solace, lost control while bombing along some narrow roads… » 4/21/08 8:20am 4/21/08 8:20am

Meet the New Bond Car: The Aston Martin DBS

According to the lads at Motor Torque, the newest entry to the Bond stable will be the Aston Martin DBS &mdash the last car added to the Bond stable. Aston Martin is understandably delighted to continue its association with the film series (especially since Casino Royale wasn't a melange of bad writing, unnecessary… » 12/11/07 10:30am 12/11/07 10:30am

Frankfurt Auto Show: Aston Martin, On Its Own, Shows Off

Aston Martin's first show as a non-ford entity showcases a new flagship alongside variants of two established models. The Vanquish-replacing DBS may have debuted in "Casino Royale," and showed up at Pebble Beach this year wearing yellow pants and sipping a G&T, but it had its coming out in Frankfurt. Aston boss Ulrich… » 9/11/07 9:32am 9/11/07 9:32am

Aston Martin DB9S Package From Project Kahn

All you would-be Bonds and Moneypennys, take heed. You say you've got an Aston Martin DB9, but you really want a DBS? Don't wait to be fleeced by unscrupulous brokers. Call the UK's Project Kahn. The designer of all manner of accessorization for Astons, Land Rovers, Jags and others of the luxo-baller persuasion has… » 8/23/07 9:48am 8/23/07 9:48am

Aston Martin DBS, In Artsy Black-and-White

Take one struggling cinematographer, add one very attractive sports car, insert a club-hopping editor just off a six-week ketemine binge after following Daft Punk from Los Angeles to Montreal via Greyhound bus, and what do you get? We have no idea. But barring that, we have this promo vid from Aston Martin showcasing… » 8/21/07 9:49am 8/21/07 9:49am

Aston Martin DBS Details, Cinematic Photo Spread

Someone at Aston Martin thinks they're Peter Jackson. The company has gone all out for the press launch of its new DBS luxo-sportster, staging it in dramatic settings with dangerous-looking women and shifty eyed timepieces. The car's being featured at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance this week, where the newly… » 8/17/07 12:39pm 8/17/07 12:39pm