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Aston Martin modern icon meets the most famous car in the world

Aston Martin modern icon meets the most famous car in the world

Ahead of the RM auction of the only remaining James Bond DB5 that featured in both Goldfinger (1964) and Thunderball (1965) which sold yesterday for just under £3 million, two iconic Aston Martins have been captured together for the first time.

British Motor Industry Heritage Trust verifies world’s most famous car

British Motor Industry Heritage Trust verifies world’s most famous car

The British Motor Industry Heritage Trust at the Heritage Motor Centre has produced the heritage certificate for the world’s most famous car - the 1964 Aston Martin DB5 driven by Sean Connery in ‘Goldfinger’ and ‘Thunderball’.

Rare Bentley and Aston Martin set to star at Barons auction

Rare Bentley and Aston Martin set to star at Barons auction

Two splendid examples of British automotive history - a magnificent and very rare 1963 Bentley Continental and a 1953 Aston Martin DB2/4 MkI that has covered less than 11,000 miles in 57 years - head the entry for Barons’ October 26th sale at Sandown Park.

Aston Martin Cygnet confirmed for production

Aston Martin Cygnet confirmed for production

Aston Martin has confirmed that the Cygnet luxury city car – originally shown as a concept car in March - is to go into production in 2011 at the company’s Gaydon headquarters in Warwickshire.

Aston Martin DB9 voted sexiest car of all time

Aston Martin DB9 voted sexiest car of all time

The Aston Martin DB9 has been voted the sexiest car of all time, according to a new survey.

Aston Martin opens exclusive new store in Munich

Aston Martin opens exclusive new store in Munich

Odeonsplatz 2, in Munich has long been synonymous with Aston Martin for both customers and enthusiasts in the Bavarian capital, having until recently been home to the company’s Munich dealership. From this month the location will become home to Aston Martin’s largest retail store worldwide.

Aston Martin named the coolest brand

Aston Martin named the coolest brand

Aston Martin has been named the UK’s coolest brand, winning this prestigious accolade for a remarkable fourth time in five years.

Aston Martin One-77 with 750bhp

Aston Martin One-77 with 750bhp

Aston Martin’s ultimate expression of design, engineering and craftsmanship; the One-77 is being readied for production. The 7.3 litre V12 engine, as part of the development process, has been certified at 750bhp and 750Nm of torque, positioning it as the most powerful naturally aspirated road car engine in the world today.

Aston Martin targets Le Mans with new race car

Aston Martin targets Le Mans with new race car

Aston Martin will return to the legendary Le Mans 24 Hour race in 2011 with a new LMP1 race car designed to compete for top honours.

‘Lost’ Aston Martin drives up to over £200,000 at auction

‘Lost’ Aston Martin drives up to over £200,000 at auction

A ‘lost’ 1958 Aston Martin DB2/4 MkIII drophead, originally the property of former Aston Martin owner David Brown, which has spent the last 30 years hidden beneath a tarpaulin, sold for over £206,000 – more than twice its top estimate – at Barons British Heritage sale at Sandown Park on September 7th.

Aston Martin dream car for six million Brits

It seems Brits are less keen on Italian racers and German engineering and instead dream of getting behind the wheel of a classic British car.

Secretary of State visits Aston Martin

Secretary of State visits Aston Martin

UK Secretary of State for Business, Innovation & Skills, Vince Cable today made his first visit to Aston Martin’s global headquarters at Gaydon, Warwickshire and in doing so fulfilling a long-held ambition to drive one of the company’s cars.

Aston Martin Design Director to make Vantage GT4 Racing debut

Aston Martin Design Director to make Vantage GT4 Racing debut

Aston Martin’s Design Director, Marek Reichman is to embark on his maiden race in a Vantage GT4 competing in the Aston Martin GT4 Challenge of Great Britain at Oulton Park on Saturday 21 August.

Rare Aston Martin DB5 Convertible secured for sale

Rare Aston Martin DB5 Convertible secured for sale

A beautifully presented Aston Martin DB5 convertible, complete with an extremely rare factory-fitted hardtop, is being offered for sale by Historics at Brooklands at its second auction on 25th September.

Aston Martin DB9 - The definitive sports grand tourer

Aston Martin DB9 - The definitive sports grand tourer

In the most significant programme of upgrades since its world debut in 2003, Aston Martin’s DB9 range has received a complete package of styling, engineering and equipment enhancements.