Aston Martin reconciled with designer accused in plagiarism of V12 Vanquish

May 12, 2015 at 11:10

The company Aston Martin will withdraw a lawsuit against his former designer Henrik Fisker, which it accused of plagiarism. The parties reached a settlement agreement: Fisker refused to start mass production concept car Thunderbolt, which caused claims of Aston MArtin.
The official report of the British brand says that, the parties’ quickly and amicably settled their differences. Further comments are not followed.

Aston Martin V12 Vanquish picture

Aston Martin V12 Vanquish pics


Fisker created carbon Aston Martin Vanquish

April 16, 2015 at 17:21

Henrik Fisker, who is better known as the founder of Fisker Automotive, returned briefly to his main specialization – design of cars. Henrik has created a unique version of the V12 Vanquish coupe called Thunderbolt.
However, it is wise to call this car tuning project based coupe Aston Martin Vanquish. British brand – not a stranger to Fisker, who was her chief designer for several years. However, the model was Vanqusih and painted, and put into production after the retirement of the designer of the company.

carbon Aston Martin Vanquish picture

carbon Aston Martin Vanquish pics

Aston Martin rejects the idea of creating SUV

March 29, 2015 at 19:20

British company producing luxury sports car Aston Martin has announced the release of refusal under the brand SUV Lagonda. For a long time it was rumored that the British are going to resurrect the name for a crossover, but now this information is denied.

Aston Martin Lagonda Concept pics

Aston Martin Lagonda Concept image

Aston Martin is not going to produce cheap models

February 19, 2015 at 16:39

President of the American division of Aston Martin Julian Jenkins recently answered questions about the company’s future.
He said that the company has no plans to upgrade its range with the help of the budget model to increase sales. In answering this question, Julian Jenkins was brief: “Not at this stage. I think today is focused on the Aston Martin sports cars. This is our niche. It is obvious that we will focus on those models that we have today. We are not looking for opportunities to double or triple the volume of production. ”

Aston Martin V8 Vantage image

Aston Martin V8 Vantage pics

Daimler is going to buy Aston Martin

January 29, 2015 at 21:05

The company Daimler AG may buy Aston Martin, informs «Car and Driver». Now the German company owns a 5% stake in the British automaker.
The other day, Daimler executives were discussing plans for the complete absorption of Aston Martin.
However, the final decision has not been taken.
The part of the leadership group believes that the acquisition of the automaker has unnecessary risk.
Also, they do not exclude the option of increasing the share of Daimler’s Aston Martin up to 50%.
Currently, 35% of the shares are owned by the British automaker London InvestIndustrial Company.
In 2012, the company bought a stake from Aston Martin in Kuwait Investment Group Investment Dar.

Aston Martin pics

Aston Martin picture

Aston Martin has planned just six jubilee supercars

January 5, 2015 at 21:56

Aston Martin Works Division this year marks 60 years of age. Each of these six decades will be devoted to a special model, the first of the British parties have already shown. In its decoration used parts made from components of the old engine Aston Martin.

All six commemorative sports cars will be built on the basis of the model Vanquish coupe and convertible. The first model in the series was named Aston Martin Vanquish Volante Works 60th Anniversary and was created with the participation of units of Q, is responsible for the maximum personalization “Aston”.

Aston Martin pics

Aston Martin picture

Concern Daimler refused to buy Aston Martin

December 30, 2014 at 20:30

Daimler AG is not going to completely absorb the British sports car manufacturer Aston Martin. CEO of the German company Dieter Zetsche, the main reason for this decision is a huge difference between the two companies.
According to a top manager, Daimler sells annually more than one million cars Mercedes-Benz, and the British, in turn, in the same period of time realize about 4 thousand sports car. “I do not think we will be able to sell more cars Aston Martin», – noted Zetsche.

Recall that in early August it became known that the German carmaker Daimler has increased its stake in Aston Martin from 1% to 5%. The deal was concluded in the framework of an agreement for the supply of the British brand of engines and chassis Mercedes-Benz. After that, it was reported that Daimler is actively discussing plans for the complete absorption of Aston Martin.

Daimler  Aston Martin pics

Daimler Aston Martin picture