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Goodwood turns up the heat on traditional auto shows

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 11, 2018
The Goodwood Festival of Speed has an edge that traditional auto shows in Paris, Detroit and Geneva struggle to match.

NICK GIBBS

Goodwood turns up the heat on traditional auto shows

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 11, 2018
The Goodwood Festival of Speed has an edge that traditional auto shows in Paris, Detroit and Geneva struggle to match.

Lotus taps Aston Martin exec for newly created post

July 4, 2018 13:30 CET
Lotus has hired a top Aston Martin executive as its commercial director -- a new job for the UK sports car maker -- as it prepares for increased growth under the ownership of China's Geely Holding Group.

VIDEO: First Shift: Tariffs would cost $5,800 per car, automakers warn

8:00 am U.S. ET | June 27, 2018
Tariffs would cost $5,800 per car, group warns; NTSB: Crashed Tesla re-ignited twice; Lexus fuel-leak risk; Honda Pilot plug-in?; Aston's Ferrari fighter; Mexico armored-car boom.

Aston Martin cuts weight, boosts power for DBS Superleggera flagship

June 26, 2018 17:30 CET
Aston Martin has given its DB11 sports car an extreme high-performance makeover to create a flagship series production car -- the DBS Superleggera.

Aston Martin will open Silverstone test center

June 21, 2018 15:41 CET
Aston Martin will open a test and development center at Silverstone, the home of British Formula One racing, as the automaker continues to expand ahead of a possible stock market flotation.

AUTOMOTIVE NEWS EUROPE CONGRESS

Aston CEO: Mass market must adapt or die

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 11, 2018
Andy Palmer, addressing the Automotive News Europe Congress, sounded the same worrisome themes about industry economics made famous by Sergio Marchionne, with a bit of Bob Lutz's doomsday talk thrown in.

2018 AUTOMOTIVE NEWS EUROPE CONGRESS

Aston Martin CEO fears for mass-market auto brands

June 6, 2018 11:54 CET
The increasing commoditization of cars will force mass-market manufacturers to change their business models or face extinction, Aston Martin CEO Andy Palmer said.

AUTOMOTIVE NEWS EUROPE MONTHLY MAGAZINE

Check out the ANE monthly magazine for June

June 4, 2018 06:01 CET
The latest issue of the Automotive News Europe monthly magazine is ready to view. The new edition examines how ultraluxury automakers such as Aston Martin, McLaren and Ferrari have found a way to build and sell hypercars at a hefty profit. Something that was not always the case.

ANE's June issue goes live on Monday

June 1, 2018 06:01 CET
The latest issue of the Automotive News Europe monthly magazine goes live on Monday. The new edition examines how ultraluxury automakers such as Aston Martin, McLaren and Ferrari have found a way to build and sell hypercars at a hefty profit. Something that was not always the case.

GRAHAM KOZAK

Aston Martin DBS Superleggera: A lighter, more powerful Vanquish successor

12:01 am U.S. ET | May 22, 2018
The Aston Martin Vanquish, the marque's muscular super-GT, is riding off into the sunset, but fear not: Its replacement will be here shortly.

Aston Martin gears up for more growth ahead of possible flotation

May 21, 2018 16:19 CET
Aston Martin remained in the black in the first quarter, although pretax profit fell due to a weaker dollar and investment on new models.

Aston Martin recruits veteran VW Group exec to lead exterior design

May 11, 2018 12:40 CET
Aston Martin has recruited Tobias Suehlmann from VW Group's Bugatti brand as its chief exterior designer.

VIDEO: AutoNews Now: At Ford, tales of fire, frustration and 'reinventing' the car

3:15 pm U.S. ET | May 10, 2018
At Ford, tales of fire, frustration and 'reinventing' the car; Rolls-Royce's $340K SUV; Aston: Lagonda electric SUV in 2021; Tesla factory as collateral?; Honda's $199 EV lease.

Aston Martin's revived Lagonda will debut with an SUV

May 9, 2018 13:43 CET
Aston Martin said the first vehicle from its all-electric Lagonda brand will be an SUV arriving in 2021.

Ultraluxury, exotic marques embrace SUVs and variants

12:01 am U.S. ET | May 7, 2018
In the past year, several notable ultraluxury and exotic nameplates have been freshened or redesigned as automakers look to drive sales and expand brand presence.

Aston's off-roader

12:01 am U.S. ET | May 7, 2018
Aston Martin and partner Triton Submarines said they have finished design work on their Project Neptune, a hypercarlike extension of Triton's line of submersibles that can dive to about 1,600 feet

Aston Martin's Palmer brought Nissan ideas to superluxury niche

12:01 am U.S. ET | May 6, 2018
When he became Aston Martin's CEO in 2014 Andy Palmer brought with him a host of ideas from Nissan.

Aston Martin says China spurring another horse-to-cars moment

7:15 am U.S. ET | April 25, 2018
China's policies to cut pollution are driving a rapid move toward electric vehicles in the world's biggest market and causing upheaval in the global auto industry, Aston Martin CEO Andy Palmer said.

VIDEO: AutoNews Now: COO Sprague leaving Kia Motors America

3:30 pm U.S. ET | April 6, 2018
U.S. COO Sprague leaving Kia; Ford F-150, Expedition rollaway risk; Report: Trump mulls tougher rules for imports; Aston's first SUV not an EV; 'The Closer': Model T to Model 3?

Aston Martin's first SUV will get gasoline engine only

April 6, 2018 12:42 CET
Aston Martin's first SUV will only be available as a gasoline model, despite being previewed by an electric concept.

Aston's Palmer to speak at AN Europe Congress

12:01 am U.S. ET | March 26, 2018
Andy Palmer, CEO of Aston Martin, will be among the speakers at the 21st Automotive News Europe Congress in Turin on June 6.

Skoda ends UK type approval over Brexit uncertainty

March 21, 2018 15:27 CET
Skoda has joined Aston Martin in ceasing to approve its cars with the UK's Vehicle Certification Agency due to uncertainty over the agency's post-Brexit powers.

Aston, Rolls spar over visions of tomorrow's superluxe sedan

12:01 am U.S. ET | March 18, 2018
Aston Martin and Rolls-Royce engaged in a public spat at the Geneva auto show over what the superluxury sedan of the future should look like.

Luxury brands seek Geneva spotlight glow

12:01 am U.S. ET | March 12, 2018
BMW and other brands used the Geneva auto show to stake claims in upper-luxury segments dominated by VW Group's sprawling yet integrated empire of upscale brands.

 
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Nick Gibbs
12:01 am U.S. ET | July 13 2018

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Goodwood turns up the heat on traditional auto shows

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12:01 am U.S. ET | July 11 2018

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The Goodwood Festival of Speed has an edge that traditional auto shows in Paris, Detroit and Geneva ...
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