Category Archives: Aston Martin

What To Buy: Aston Martin DB7 Or Jaguar XK8

By   November 26, 2018

Aston Martin DB7 and Jaguar XK8

Aston Martin DB7 and Jaguar XK8

The Aston Martin DB7 and Jaguar XK8 are both British GT cars that were built while their makers were under Ford control. Both cars were brought to the United States for the 1997 model year and both were sales successes.

Now over 20 years later and depreciation has hit both performance machines hard, but which is the better value on the used market?

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Aston Martin Vantage GT3 And GT4 Full Details

By   June 15, 2018

Aston Martin Vantage GT3 and GT4

Aston Martin Vantage GT3 and GT4

Aston Martin has unveiled their new customer racing Vantage GT3 and GT4. The competition machines will make their first public appearance at the top endurance race in the world; the 24 Hours of Le Mans.

The Aston Martin Vantage GT3 will make its racing debut this weekend in the Michelin Aston Martin Racing Le Mans Festival. Both costumer racing machines are the polar opposite of the British performance car maker’s road cars. Where those are luxurious GT cruisers, the GT3 and GT4 are stripped no-nonsense motorsport machines. Having said that, they are still gorgeous to behold.

Here are all the details we know at this time.

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Should You Buy A Cheap Aston Martin V8 Vantage?

By   March 15, 2018

Aston Martin V8 Vantage

Aston Martin V8 Vantage

The mid-2000’s (around 2006 and 2007) Aston Martin V8 Vantage are now very affordable. Ok, they aren’t as low as $5,000 like the early 986 Porsche Boxster, but they are less than $50,000.

Considering that when new one of these examples of a V8 Vantage would cost you about $130,000 and you have a special car for not a lot of money. In fact if you do some hunting and purchase a car with a bit higher mileage, we’ve found a number of good examples with under 50,000 miles on them for about $35,000.

That’s right, for the price of a loaded Honda Accord you can drive a modern Aston Martin that most people will think is new.

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Aston Martin To Debut Their New Vantage In Geneva

By   February 27, 2018

Aston Martin DB 11 Lineup

Aston Martin DB 11 Lineup

Aston Martin will debut their all-new Vantage at the 88th Geneva International Motor Show. The show is one of the biggest auto shows in the world and has a history of significant debuts.

One of the cars that will receive the most interest is the Aston Martin Vantage. The twin-turbocharged V8 powered sports car will give both the media and public a first chance to get a closer look at the new Vantage. The press has not yet been able to experience the Vantage, so they will be clamoring to get a good look at the performance machine.

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