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Aston Martin

Driving investment

China poised for classics boom, writes Tim Huxley.

Monday, 19 November, 2012, 1:27am

Emission statement

In more than two decades as a racing car driver, I've been behind the wheel of a wide variety of amazing vehicles.

14 Jun 2013 - 8:33pm 1 comment

Business Digest, November 27, 2012

Beijing probes alleged dumping from abroad

27 Nov 2012 - 3:14am

Aston Martin at centre of Italian-Indian bid war

Aston Martin stands at the centre of an international takeover battle after Indian motors group Mahindra trumped an Italian bid for half of the British luxury car maker.

26 Nov 2012 - 12:30pm

Aston Martin Vanquish unveiled

James Bond has a new set of wheels for his latest film, writes Mark Sharp.

4 Jan 2013 - 6:37pm

Beijing Auto mulls joint venture with Aston Martin

Beijing Automotive Group plans to set up more joint ventures with foreign brands such as Aston Martin Lagonda of James Bond fame as the state-owned carmaker seeks to diversify its product lines.

26 Oct 2012 - 8:31am

Wants & needs

Little wonders

1 Sep 2012 - 1:23am

Dragon wheels

Power and prestige are attributes of the dragon in Chinese folklore. So it's hardly surprising that, in this Year of the Dragon, producers of luxury cars have adopted the symbol to roll out special edition models for the China market.

15 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Riddle of HK$16m racer that's going nowhere fast

It's one of the rarest and most expensive cars in the world and the favourite marque of British superspy 007 James Bond.

The top-of-the-range racer has a massive 750 horsepower and a top speed of more than 320km/h.

So how did this Aston Martin One-77 end up on the back of a low-loader in Hong Kong?

3 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Revival instincts

Bob Fountain bought his first Aston Martin in 1984 after responding to a newspaper advertisement. 'It had been off the road for 12 years and kept in a chicken shed,' he says. 'It was covered in chicken droppings and full of mice nests.'

9 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

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