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Aston Martin Will Create a James Bond-Level Lair Just for You at werd.com

Aston Martin Will Create a James Bond-Level Lair Just for You

Posted in Garage and Home Stuff

Aston Martin just launched Aston Martin Automotive Galleries and Lairs, a bespoke personalization service which creates not only custom supercars for its elite clientele, but will also concept, design and build a completely custom James Bond-like lair for your handbuilt AM. Working with renowned architects, Aston Martin describes creating “a home or luxury retreat built around your car.”

Aston Martin is Recreating 007’s DB5 from Goldfinger at werd.com

Aston Martin is Recreating 007’s DB5 from Goldfinger

Posted in Automotive and Exotic

Like everything James Bond has driven through the decades, his Aston Martin DB5 from Goldfinger is an iconic ride. And through a unique collaboration between Aston Martin and EON Productions, the company that produces the Bond films, they’re making a limited run of reproductions that will feature working gadgets to be developed by Oscar-winning SFX guru Chris Corbould who has been the special effects supervisor on eight previous James Bond films. Only 25 will be made.

Aston Martin’s Vanquish S Just Got An Ultimate Upgrade at werd.com

Aston Martin’s Vanquish S Just Got An Ultimate Upgrade

Posted in Automotive and Exotic

For some guys, Aston Martin’s regular, run-of-the-mill Vanquish S isn’t quite exclusive enough. And for them, Aston Martin has something new: the forthcoming, limited edition Vanquish S Ultimate Edition. It’s packed with the same massive V12 powerplant & 8-Speed Touchtronic III transmission but will be offered in 3 different exterior color & interior packages. Limited to a production run of just 175 cars, buyers will be able to choose either the Coupe or Volante configuration and are free to mix and match paint colors & interior options.

Aston Martin DB9 GT Bond Edition at werd.com

Aston Martin DB9 GT Bond Edition

Posted in Automotive and Exotic

The release of the new Bond film Spectre will also see the unveiling of the new Bond car, the Aston Martin DB10. With that release still a few months off, Aston Martin has created a limited “Bond Edition” with their potent V12 DB9. Only 150 of these Spectre silver coupes will be made.

Aston Martin Unveils Re-Designed 2019 Vantage at werd.com

Aston Martin Unveils Re-Designed 2019 Vantage

Posted in Automotive and Exotic

For 2019, Aston Martin has re-designed their “entry-level” Vantage, a car designed to battle the Porsche 911. The new design is powered by an AMG-developed, 503-hp 4.0-liter twin-turbo V-8 engine—which also powers AM’s larger DB 11 model and features a sleek new rear-end. Engineers loaded it up with adaptive shocks, and Aston Martin’s first e-diff, plus stability control, active torque vectoring, and electronic power steering to handle all that power. 0-60 in 3.5. Top speed 195 mph.

Aston Martin Unveils Two New Vanquish Zagato Models at werd.com

Aston Martin Unveils Two New Vanquish Zagato Models

Posted in Automotive and Exotic

Aston Martin just announced two new Vanquish Zagato models coming into production. Ultra-limited production, but still.  The forthcoming Speedster and Zagato Shooting brake are both based on the Vanquish S and feature Aston’s 600PS naturally aspirated V12 motor and Touchtronic III transmission to drive just as good as they look. Only 28 of the Speedster models will be produced and just 99 of the Shooting Brake.

Aston Martin Introduces Limited Edition DBS GT Zagato Coupe at werd.com

Aston Martin Introduces Limited Edition DBS GT Zagato Coupe

Posted in Automotive and Exotic

The only way to put yourself behind the wheel of Aston Martin’s new DBS GT Zagato is to drop a mellow $7.5 million, which gets you both the new twin-turbo V12 powered Coupe plus another dream car, the retro DB4 GT Zagato—which is the other half of the DBZ Centenary Collection which connects Aston’s timeless design language from past to present. Only 19 will be made, highlighted by dramatic body lines, luxurious finishes & utterly ridiculous power & performance.

Build James Bond’s Iconic ’64 Aston Martin at werd.com

Build James Bond’s Iconic ’64 Aston Martin

Posted in Gear for Men

The James Bond Aston Martin DB5 from Lego’s Creator Expert line is an impressive replica model with 1290 pieces that captures the elegance and timeless sophistication of 007’s iconic 1964 sports car, and comes packed with authentic details and functioning gadgetry: a concealable radar tracker, a door compartment with a telephone, a passenger ejector seat, revolving number plates, front wing machine guns, & more.

Aston Martin Announces a Limited Edition Submarine at werd.com

Aston Martin Announces a Limited Edition Submarine

Posted in Automotive and Exotic

Aston Martin is in the process of developing a futuristic 3-person submarine in partnership with sub-maker Triton. Few specs and details are currently known but the very limited edition Project Neptune sub certainly looks like you’d expect: a sleek, luxurious underwater vehicle worthy of something like the next James Bond film.

Aston Martin’s DB11 AMR Goes 200+ MPH at werd.com

Aston Martin’s DB11 AMR Goes 200+ MPH

Posted in Automotive and Exotic

Aston Martin’s flagship touring car, the DB11 will soon be available with an upgraded performance package that upshifts it to supercar status.  The DB11 AMR is powered by a 630-horse V12 that lays down a top speed of 208 mph and snaps 0-62 in 3.7. It also features a new exhaust, enhanced handling and a range of interior and  sweet exterior accents using carbon fiber and track-inspired matte blacks.

Aston Martin Vanquish S Volante at werd.com

Aston Martin Vanquish S Volante

Posted in Automotive and Exotic

The Aston Martin Vanquish S will now be available in a drop top variant. The new Volante model got a solid update: a new carbon fiber front splitter, side sills, and rear valance plus an integrated spoiler and quad exhaust tips in the rear. It keep the same naturally-aspirated 5.9-liter V12 motor tuned up to 580 hp & driven by an 8-speed automatic tranny.

Behold: The Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Shooting Brake at werd.com

Behold: The Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Shooting Brake

Posted in Automotive and Exotic

Aston Martin’s hotly anticipated Vanquish Zagato Shooting Brake has just been officially unveiled. This sleek, limited edition 2-door, 2-seater “wagon” is powered by a 580-horsepower naturally aspirated 5.9-liter V-12 and features a curved V-shaped glass roof, a luxe saddle brown leather interior, and an 8-speed automatic transmission. Only 99 will be made.

Aston Martin Unveils Its First SUV at werd.com

Aston Martin Unveils Its First SUV

Posted in Automotive and Cars

The forthcoming 2020 Aston Martin DBX will debut as the British supercar brand’s first-ever SUV. Powered by a 542-hp AMG 4-liter V-8, this luxury ’ute hits a 4.3-second zero-to-60-mph time and a top speed of 181 mph. It offers 5 dynamic drive modes as well as adaptive air suspension & an active anti-roll system. Looks pretty cool, too.

James Bond Designed This Aston Martin at werd.com

James Bond Designed This Aston Martin

Posted in Automotive and Exotic

Daniel Craig has a cool job. In addition to playing the icon of cool, James Bond in films, the actor moonlights as an exotic car designer. True. He teamed up with his pals at Aston Martin to design the coolest Christmas gift we’ve ever seen, an ultra limited-edition DBS Superleggera with custom features, like the wheels seen in On Her Majesty’s Secret Service & an exclusive blue on blue color scheme. The 715-horsepower V12 is cool, too. Listed as one of Neiman Marcus’ annual “Fantasy Gifts,” only 007 of these supercars will be built.

Aston Martin DB9 GT at werd.com

Aston Martin DB9 GT

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More powerful than its predecessor, Aston Martin’s DB9 GT is fitted with a 6-liter V12 that cranks out 457 horsepower, making it the most powerful DB9 ever made. 0-60 in 4.5 and a top speed of 186MPH, it features a 6-speed Touchtronic II tranny & the brand’s tech new AMi infotainment system.

Aston Martin DB10 Auction at werd.com

Aston Martin DB10 Auction

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To celebrate the Blu-ray release of Spectre, the 24th film in the James Bond series, Christie’s of London is hosting a charity auction made up entirely of authentic items from the film. The centerpiece of the auction is an Aston Martin DB10 built exclusively for the movie. Never driven, this unmodified 500 horsepower DB10 comes with a signed certificate by actor Daniel Craig.

2017 Aston Martin V12 Vantage S at werd.com

2017 Aston Martin V12 Vantage S

Posted in Automotive and Exotic

Proof that Aston Martin made the 2017 V12 Vantage S for driving enthusiasts and not wannabe auto-pilots: a manual transmission. More specifically: A 7-speed short shifter with a dog-leg first gear, a racing-style configuration that puts gears 2-7 into a quick shifting H pattern. Only 100 of these high performance tire-burners will be imported to the USA.

Aston Martin DB11 at werd.com

Aston Martin DB11

Posted in Automotive and Exotic

The twin-turbo 600-horsepower DB11 is the latest iteration of the iconic Aston Martin DB, first made infamous by 007 back in the 60s. Large side vents at the front wheels, the lines of the contrast-colored roof strake, and an upgraded interior with a touchscreen interface in the console mark it as a thoroughly modern design.

2021 Aston Martin Vantage Roadster, The World’s Fastest Convertible Roof at werd.com

2021 Aston Martin Vantage Roadster, The World’s Fastest Convertible Roof

Posted in Automotive and Exotic

With its 503-horse twin-turbo V8 and a 0-60 speed of 3.7, Aston Martin’s forthcoming 2021 Vantage Roadster is a low, compact powerhouse that will hit 190MPH on the straightaway. The balanced lines of the coupe intact, the Roadster showcases a unique Z-Fold roof mechanism that the carmaker reports is the “world’s fastest convertible roof.” The top drops in just 6.7 seconds & raises back up in 6.8, and it does this at speeds up to 31MPH.