Founded in 1914 by friends and business associates Lionel Martin and Robert Bamford, Aston Martin was born out of the co founders' shared passion for automobiles and the desire to build a better, faster sports car. Today, over 90 years later, Aston Martin continues to express its commitment to automotive innovation through high-quality, high-performance vehicles such as the Rapide and DBS Volante. For detailed information and insightful opinions on a wide range of Aston Martin models, consult our reviews below.
2015 Aston Martin Rapide S
The 2015 Rapide S lives up to its name, sprinting to 60 mph in a claimed 4.2 seconds and continuing to pull past 200 mph. It is both powerful and head-turning.
Aston Martin One-77
More than just a pretty face, the One-77 is constructed of a full carbon fiber monocoque chassis, a handcrafted aluminum body, and a powerful naturally aspirated 7.3-liter V12 engine, all of which makes this one of the fastest production Aston Martins. It is also limited production — 77 to be exact — from which the 77 in One-77 is derived.
Aston Martin DB9 Volante
The drop-top version of Aston Martin's high-performance coupe offers an exhilarating ride with its 510-horsepower V12. Aggressive yet elegant, this exotic convertible benefits from an aerodynamic design that is at once striking and scientific in its approach.
Measuring in at a squat 10 feet, the all-new Aston Martin Cygnet is not only the runt of the British badge's luxurious lineup; it's also one of the smallest most fuel-efficient vehicles and on the road today.
Aston Martin Virage Volante Showcasing sleek sheet metal and a hand-built 5.9-liter, 490-horsepower V12 engine, the Aston Martin Virage Volante convertible makes for the perfect summertime ride — that is, if you can afford the $200,000+ point of entry.
Aston Martin DBS Volante Don't let the cute looks and small size of this drop-top DBS fool you. Beneath the sleek exterior of the Volante lies an impressive 5.9-liter, 48-valve V12 engine, which cranks out a more-than-generous 510 horsepower and allows the British supercar to soar at speeds of up to 191 mph.
Martin V8 Vantage Roadster
Though it may have the same classic lines, this dashing roadster adds a sharper edge to the Aston name through improved performance, special features and a gutsier personality.
Martin V8 Vantage
Our infatuation with Aston Martin only grows stronger
with the V8 Vantage, "attainable" at a mere
$113,000. This beauty will excel at performance levels
that you will seldom reach, while remaining practical
day-in, day-out as well. Only
5,000 of these beautiful automobiles will be hand-built