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  • Aston Martin Vanquish 2014 pictures and eyes-on
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    Aston Martin Vanquish 2014 pictures and eyes-on

    By 12 January 2013

    Las Vegas is a city full of visual treats, but here's something we didn't expect to see on the Consumer Electronics Show floor: the 2014 model of the Aston Martin Vanquish. Hubba, hubba. The Brit-born company's latest motor sure is a visual treat, one...

  • Skyfall: Behind the scenes with Land Rover
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    Skyfall: Behind the scenes with Land Rover

    By 26 October 2012

    The opening sequence of the new James Bond movie, Skyfall, sees Bond give chase in a Land Rover Defender 110 through the streets of Istanbul. The action is fast paced, dangerous and all at close quarters. There are no CGI or projected backdrops behind...

  • Aston Martin creates £25,000 bike
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    Aston Martin creates £25,000 bike

    By 27 July 2012

    Aston Martin has temporarily turned its attentions from cars to bicycles as it unveils the “world's most technologically advanced bike”. The Aston Martin One-77 takes seven people to make it, over a period of two weeks, with the result being a bike...

  • Evanta Aston Martin DB4 GT Zagato pictures and hands-on
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    Evanta Aston Martin DB4 GT Zagato pictures and hands-on

    By 2 May 2012

    Spend hundreds of thousands of pounds on a slice of classic automotive exotica and you can be sure of many things: rarity, raw simplicity and individuality. Unfortunately for many, lying on the hard shoulder of the M25, spanner in driving-glove-clad hand,...

  • Bond's gadget-packed DB5 up for auction
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    Bond's gadget-packed DB5 up for auction

    By 2 June 2010

    If you're a self-respecting James Bond nut, like each and every one of the Pocket-lint team, you'll know that there's one car that steals every scene its in; the Aston Martin DB5. It has featured in Goldfinger, Thunderball, Goldeneye, Tomorrow Never Dies,...

  • Aston Martin announces £20k Cygnet
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    Aston Martin announces £20k Cygnet

    By 30 June 2009

    Have you always wanted to own an Aston Martin? Well, that dream might be closer to reality than you'd think. The luxury car marque has announced it is to launch a £20k motor for the "urban traveller", a far cry from the £100k or so usually required...

  • Aston Martin to use Microsoft Surface to sell cars
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    Aston Martin to use Microsoft Surface to sell cars

    By 9 December 2008

    Aston Martin is likely to be the first UK company to use Microsoft's Surface device to help it sell the £160,000 cars. The application, created by London design agency Splendid, will use the interactive coffee table that was announced earlier in the...

  • Aston DBS is rear of the year
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    Aston DBS is rear of the year

    By 12 October 2007

    The new Aston Martin DBS has been voted the car with the sexiest bottom. A crass survey to publicise the upcoming MPH '07 motor show has named James Bond's latest motor as the automotive rear of the year. Combined, more men and women plumped for the peachy...

  • Wristwatch programmed to auto-start your Aston Martin
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    Wristwatch programmed to auto-start your Aston Martin

    By 12 September 2007

    Keyless engine starting isn't that impressive nowadays, but we think incorporating that technology into a wristwatch takes things up a 007 notch. The Jaeger Le Coultre wristwatch can unlock, and start, your Aston Martin DBS. The price tag for this swanky...

  • New Aston DBS unveiled
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    New Aston DBS unveiled

    By 17 August 2007

    Aston Martin has unveiled one of the most eagerly anticipated cars of the year – and here are a few pics. The DBS is a 6.0-litre V12 powered, race-bred, two-seater that looks astonishing and is laden with technology. The hand-built V12 pumps out 510bhp,...

  • Aston Martin motors get Satellite radio
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    Aston Martin motors get Satellite radio

    By 26 July 2007

    Aston Martin has announced that it will include SIRIUS Satellite Radios complete with a lifetime subscription on the Aston Martin V8 Vantage and DB9 vehicle lines for customers wanting it. The new models, which will only be available in America from next...

  • Aston Martin announces Vanquish S Ultimate Edition
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    Aston Martin announces Vanquish S Ultimate Edition

    By 14 February 2007

    Aston Martin is inviting car lovers to put down deposits on a limited edition run of Aston Martin Vanquish S. For just £182,095 (the same price as the current Vanquish S) owners can expect thier favourite supercar in a unique black paint which will only...

  • Aston Martin V8 Vantage Roadster coming soon
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    Aston Martin V8 Vantage Roadster coming soon

    By 16 November 2006

    The launch of a new Aston Martin is always a moment to savour. The very name evokes more about the beauty of motoring than any other, and that’s set to continue with the unveiling of the new V8 Vantage Roadster at the Los Angeles Auto Show later this...