Aston Martin's Vanquish Is No More


Today is a sad day for Aston Martin fans. You can say what you will about the Vanquish never living up to its full ubercar potential (the engine was never powerful enough, the gearbox competed with Maserati's duo-select for the right to the title of "World's Worst") and the air vents were from a Taurus. Regardless,… » 7/19/07 12:00pm 7/19/07 12:00pm

LA Auto Show Explosion: Holy Fucking Shit! DR. BEZ SITS ON A CAR!!!

You weren't there, so you won't understand, BUT, Ulrich spent a full two-minutes of his seven-minute speech explaining that no one, save James Bond, should ever sit on one of his beautiful cars. However, die Bez explained that the DB9 ragtop was actually designed so you can sit on the tonneau cover. And then he sat… » 11/29/06 7:40pm 11/29/06 7:40pm

Breaking Over The Weekend! Bez To Buyout Aston Martin?


You'd think the Brits would be kind enough to let us 'mericans have a nice, quiet Labor Day — but fear not, we wouldn't even let news bother us as we celebrated our lefty socialist labor lovefest. Like for instance, news emerged this weekend that there could be two competing buyout offers for FoMoCo's Aston Martin… » 9/05/06 8:37am 9/05/06 8:37am

Aston Martin Rapide Bows in Detroit

Who loves the dogs? Bez loves the dogs! Ulrich Bez and Henrik Fisker-replacement-unit Marek Reichman delivered the the new Aston Rapide four-door during Ford's Premier Automotive Group presentation this afternoon and brought along some canine friends for an impromptu Westminster re-enactment. We're not sure if the… » 1/09/06 2:03pm 1/09/06 2:03pm