Here’s a first look at the ACH130 Aston Martin Edition, the first helicopter from the recently-announced partnership between Aston Martin Lagonda and Airbus Corporate Helicopters. This luxurious aircraft comes equipped with a range of four interior and exterior designs generated by Aston Martin and are modeled after the automaker’s high performance bespoke luxury cars. Each one of these special edition helicopters will have a plaque included on the instrument panel to denote the partnership logos, the registration of the aircraft, the edition number and the owner’s name, should they wish to have it included. Read more for additional pictures and information.
The Aston Martin DBX is the company’s first SUV and is modeled after their famous grand tourers. This all-wheel-drive super SUV is powered by an AMG-sourced 4-liter twin-turbo V8 generating 542 horsepower and 516 pound-feet of torque, paired with a nine-speed Mercedes automatic transmission, enabling it to accelerate from 0-60 in just 4.3 seconds, while topping out at 181 MPH. It’s available for order now, priced from $189,900 USD in the United States and $218,400 CAD in Canada, with deliveries set to begin in May 2020. Read more for two videos, additional pictures and information.
Wheelsandmore has just released new software upgrades for the Aston Martin DBS Leggera, each priced at $4,670. All of them boost the factory twin-turbocharged 5.2-liter V12 engine to 818 hp and 760 lb-ft of torque, while no performance numbers have been revealed, the factory model does 0-60 mph in just 3.4 seconds, while topping out at 211 mph. Read more for additional pictures and information.
You’ve seen the renders, now here’s an up-close look at the stunning $120K Aston Martin AMB 001 motorcycle, which was created in collaboration with legendary British motorcycle manufacturer Brough Superior. This work of art draws inspiration from the Aston Martin Valkyrie and is one of the most powerful street-legal bikes available, powered by a turbocharged, stressed-member v-twin engine generating 180 horsepower, all packaged in a lightweight carbon fiber frame that weighs in at just under 400 pounds. Read more for the video and additional information.
Aston Martin teamed up with Brough Superior to develop the AMB 001, the automaker’s first motorcycle. This limited edition bike is for the track-only and limited to just 100-units worldwide. It’s finished in Aston Martin’s familiar Stirling Green and Lime Essence colors, riding on matte black wheels, forks and brake assemblies. To keep things light (396-pounds), it boasts a carbon fiber body, with everything powered by a turbocharged 180-horsepower V-twin engine. Read more for additional pictures and information.
At $700,007, this Aston Martin DBS Superleggera designed in partnership with Daniel Craig isn’t something you expect to find in a Christmas catalog, but that’s the only place you’ll be able to get one this year. No engine upgrades were mentioned, so we assume it’s still powered by the same 5.2-litre twin-turbocharged V12 engine genearting 715 hp at 6,500 rpm and 664 lb⋅ft of torque as its standard counterpart. Read more for a picture of the interior and additional information.
At $50-million, you’d expect for a penthouse at the Aston Martin Residences to actually come with a supercar, and that’s exactly what you get. This particular penthouse is located on floors 63-65 and spans 20,000-square-feet of living space. Sleek and stylish, everything has a modern yet minimalist touch, complete with a sleek white palette and a plethora of floor to ceiling glazing to provide breathtaking views of the bay. Read more for a video and additional information.
Aston Martin is currently prepping the world’s only road-legal Vulcan supercar for the Gumball 3000 rally this year, kicking off on June 10th in Mykonos. The exterior is finished in an Avro Vulcan Bomber plane-inspired livery, complete with a Royal Air Force (RAF) roundel on the sides. The Aston Martin Vulcan was originally a track-only vehicle, limited to just 24-units worldwide, but British company RML Group converted one of them back into a street car back in 2017. Read more for a hands-on driving video, additional pictures and information.
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Most already know that the 2020 GR Supra is a collaboration between Toyota and BMW and based on the latter’s Z4 model, but what if other car manufacturers teamed up to create their own versions? Budget Direct wanted to find out, so they created these whimsical mashup concepts, starting with the Ferrari GR Supra pictured above, which is inspired by the 812 Superfast, and its full-length side intakes. Read more for additional pictures.
Let’s face it, some wealthy individuals buy limited edition cars to eventually flip for a profit, and that includes the $3.2-million Aston Martin Valkyrie. This mid-engined hypercar is as close as you’ll get to driving a real F1 car on the streets, as its engine produces an impressive 1,160 bhp at 10,500 RPM and 664 lb-ft at 6,000 RPM, thanks to its naturally-aspirated, Cosworth-built, 6.5-liter V12. An F1-inspired KERS-style boost system consists of an electric motor capable of delivering 160 bhp and 206 lb-ft of torque. Read more to see the simulator in-action with Carfection’s Henry Catchpole behind the wheel.