The 2013 Aston Martin DB9 Is A More Powerful Yet Still Gentle Lover

A Bentley Continental GT will always be a fun drive, but it no longer immediately transfers class and elegance onto the driver. An Aston Martin DB9 always makes us think someone in a finely-tailored Savile Row suit is about to emerge from of the driver's seat. » 9/19/12 8:45am 9/19/12 8:45am

Prince William's awesome old Aston

In the only moment of the Royal Wedding any car guy might actually care about, Prince William just surprised everyone and picked up his newly-minted princess in an awesome Aston Martin Volante. » 4/29/11 10:45am 4/29/11 10:45am

Aston Martin DBS Volante: Perfect Summer Grand Tourer?

It's summer time. Our thought is it doesn't get better than listening to the glorious baritone note of the Aston Martin DBS Volante's 510 HP, 6.0-liter V12. Is it the perfect summer grand tourer? » 7/13/09 2:45pm 7/13/09 2:45pm

2010 Aston Martin DBS Volante Drops Top Ahead Of Geneva

Aston Martin just couldn't wait for next month's Geneva Motor Show, deciding instead to give us an early peak at the 2010 Aston Martin DBS Volante. » 2/25/09 8:30am 2/25/09 8:30am

Aston Martin DBS Goes Volante!

The spy shooters at KGP look like they've caught a former secret agent man going topless in Sweden. That's right, it's the new Aston Martin DBS — but wait, what's this, since when has there been a convertible version — a Volante? Apparently the DBS thinks it's been retired as Bond's car, spending it's time getting a… » 1/21/08 8:30am 1/21/08 8:30am

Loder1899 Tweaks the Aston Martin Vantage Volante and Ford Mondeo

The Bavarian accessorizers at Loder1899 are showing off a little at this year's Essen Motors Show, bringing both an upgraded Mondeo and Aston Martin V8 Vantage Volante. The Vantage gets the company's new 20-in "hyper-alloy" wheel, lowering-kit, and a new exhaust system good for a boost to 425 hp. The Mondeo gets… » 12/04/07 10:45am 12/04/07 10:45am

Spy Photos: 2008 Aston Martin "Volante"

Here's one from the "so close you can taste it" list. Aston Martin's new roadster based on the V8 was recently caught grazing in Germany. Some are calling it the Volante, recalling history to put a name to the future (considering how often that's done in the car business), but word is Aston won't be reviving the old… » 9/11/06 8:11am 9/11/06 8:11am

Spy Photos: Aston Martin DBS, Vantage Volante

Now that Bond fans have conceded new 007 Daniel Craig can actually drive stick-shift, despite having the face of a club fighter, we can get on to more pressing matters — the car. World Car Fans posted spy ditties of what's likely the Aston Martin DBS, the production version of Bond's latest oil-slick dispenser, a… » 6/30/06 8:11am 6/30/06 8:11am

Spy Photos: Aston Martin Vantage Volante, On the Street

The leftlaners over at Left Lane News located shots of Aston Martin's upcoming Vantage convertible, as portrayed in AutoExpress. Aston's still mum on the subject of the Vantage droptop, but word is it'll be a 2007 model and emerge from obscurity at the Paris show. Still, considering the British motor show is coming… » 6/05/06 2:30pm 6/05/06 2:30pm

Spy Photos: Aston Martin Vantage Volante

Hello, gorgeous! (Oh, wait, that's your cousin.) Regardless, Motor Trend posted some spy shots that appear to be of the new Aston Martin Vantage Volante Auto Express reported was on the way for 2007. The company has still not confirmed it's building a convertible version of the V8 Vantage, but if these shots don't… » 4/02/06 12:00am 4/02/06 12:00am

New Aston Martin V8 Vantage Volante to Hit in 2007

AutoExpress magazine has confirmed the soft-top version of Aston's slinky V8 Vantage will arrive in 2007, likely as a 2008 model, according to PistonHeads (just call us third-hand Rosie). The company's entry-level Volante, which will be powered by the same 380hp 4.3-liter V8 as the coupe, has been trademarked, and… » 8/23/05 3:14pm 8/23/05 3:14pm