News

Aston Martin Lagonda Group CEO Andy Palmer presented with Dr. Neville Bain Memorial Award for Excellence in Director and Board Practice

19 October 2018

Dr Andy Palmer CMG, President and Group Chief Executive of Aston Martin Lagonda (AML), has been presented with the Dr. Neville Bain Memorial Award for Excellence in Director and Board Practice at the 2018 Director of the Year awards dinner.


Aston Martin Vantage and DBS Superleggera scoop top accolades at Motor Awards 2018

12 October 2018

Aston Martin has achieved double success at the inaugural Motor Awards with The Sun and Sunday Times, collecting two prestigious awards at a star-studded ceremony in London last night.


Aston Martin '003' Hypercar Confirmed

20 September 2018

Aston Martin's next step into the mid-engined hypercar market has been confirmed with the release of the first official details of Project ‘003’.


Andy Palmer plans charitable foundation to fund apprenticeships

20 September 2018

Dr Andy Palmer, President and Group Chief Executive of Aston Martin Lagonda, today announced plans to create the Palmer Foundation, a privately-funded programme to create industrial apprenticeship opportunities for young people in the UK.


DBZ Centenary Collection: Classic joins contemporary in unique centenary tribute

18 September 2018

In 2019, legendary Italian design house Zagato celebrates its centenary. For 58 of those hundred years, Aston Martin and Zagato have enjoyed a remarkable creative partnership. One in which these two iconic brands have created some of the world’s most desirable and stimulating cars, from the first DB4 GT Zagato to the latest Vanquish Zagato Shooting Brake.


Rapide E: Secrets of first all-electric Aston Martin revealed

12 September 2018

With development of Aston Martin’s first all-electric production car - the Rapide E - progressing apace, the luxury British marque has today confirmed a raft of technical details for the strictly limited 155-unit special edition.


Aston Martin St Athan confirmed as ‘Home of Electrification’

10 September 2018

Aston Martin announced today that its second major UK manufacturing facility will become the brand’s centre for electrification and the production home of the Lagonda brand, the world’s first zero-emission luxury marque.


Aston Martin Works Heritage showroom opens in London’s Mayfair

06 September 2018

Aston Martin Works’ new Heritage satellite showroom in the heart of London’s Mayfair is now open for business. Situated with the Aston Martin Brand Experience Centre at No.8 Dover Street, the Works Heritage showroom is a convenient destination for customers interested in acquiring a heritage model or learning about the restoration services available at Astron Martin Works Service in Newport Pagnell.


Biggest ever intake of fresh talent sets to work at Aston Martin

04 September 2018

Aston Martin welcomed its biggest ever intake of apprentices and graduates this week, all ready to start work for the world’s fastest-growing auto brand¹. With 50 apprentices and 26 graduates reporting for duty at Aston Martin’s Global Headquarters at Gaydon in Warwickshire, this investment in the future workforce underlines the manufacturer’s focus on remaining a competitive and agile business for many years to come.


RM Sotheby’s and Aston Martin celebrate new partnership with $21,455,000 lot

24 August 2018

Aston Martin today announced the formation of a new partnership with RM Sotheby’s, the world’s largest auction house for investment-quality automobiles.


Aston Martin ready for home attack at Silverstone

16 August 2018

Aston Martin Racing’s new FIA World Endurance Championship challenger – the Vantage GTE – will make its first competitive appearance on home ground in the 6 Hours of Silverstone this weekend.


Celebrating 60 years of the pivotal DB4

16 August 2018

Aston Martin stunned the world when it first unveiled DB4 in 1958 and now, on its 60th anniversary, an exclusive display will take place at the Concours of Elegance, hosted at Hampton Court Palace, from the 31 August until 2 September 2018.


Aston Martin Lagonda completes Phase Two of new St Athan facility

20 July 2018

Aston Martin, the producer of highly desirable luxury handcrafted sports cars, today announced it has completed the second phase of its new car assembly plant at St Athan, in South Wales.


Aston Martin race to the skies

16 July 2018

British luxury brand Aston Martin is today presenting the Volante Vision Concept, a luxury concept aircraft with vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) capabilities. Produced in partnership with Cranfield University, Cranfield Aerospace Solutions and Rolls-Royce, the concept aircraft aims to bring luxury personal transportation to the sky.


Aston Martin V8 Cygnet: The Ultimate City Car

12 July 2018

One of the most exciting, outrageous and diminutive creations ever to wear the famous Aston Martin wings will be making its world debut at the 2018 Goodwood Festival of Speed. Dubbed the ‘The Ultimate City Car’, a one-off Aston Martin Cygnet has been built with a 4.7-litre, 430bhp V8 engine from the Vantage S and a very short torque tube.


Aston Martin at the 2018 Goodwood Festival of Speed

09 July 2018

Aston Martin will be taking the Goodwood Festival of Speed by storm in 2018, with nine cars confirmed to take on the world-renowned hillclimb. Between 12th and 15th July, there will be no fewer than three public debuts, as well as the new Vantage and the entire DB11 family, at the famous home of the Duke of Richmond.


Introducing the new DBS Superleggera: two illustrious names; one magnificent Super GT

26 June 2018

DBS Superleggera. A true thoroughbred that marks the return of not one, but two illustrious names. With DBS, Aston Martin is reviving an iconic nameplate that first appeared on in 1967, while Touring’s famous mark – Superleggera – will once again adorn the bonnet of an Aston Martin. A collaboration that originally paved the way to the DB4, 5 and 6 Mark 1, DBS Superleggera pays homage to the historic super lightweight construction technology of the famous Italian coachbuilder.


Aston Martin's DBS Superleggera takes flight in photographer Nick Knight's futuristic world

26 June 2018

The new Aston Martin DBS Superleggera has made its debut with a starring role in a new film by the innovative image maker Nick Knight. Placed centre stage amidst a bold piece of contemporary cinematic art, the DBS Superleggera's poise and power are vividly re-imagined through Knight's unique vision.


Aston Martin to expand UK presence with opening of Silverstone Test Centre; Companywide employment set to reach 5,000 by 2022

21 June 2018

Aston Martin Lagonda today announces two important new additions to its UK site operations. The Aston Martin Test and Development Centre at Silverstone will become a new hub for prototype vehicle testing, focused on chassis dynamics and high-speed handling. Concurrently announced is the creation of a central London office providing conveniently located space for meetings and events.