Me and My Motor: John Illsley, musician and Dire Straits bass guitarist


Dire Straits' John Illsley says fame never got to his head, though he admits to buying an Aston Martin Vantage in a "moment of madness" in 1992.
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Bond was never slated to drive electric Aston


It was meant to be a significant moment in the near-57 years of James Bond movies: the first time 007 was to appear in an electric car.
James Bond's next car will be the Aston Martin Valhalla hypercar

Aston Martin Valhalla will star in next Bond film


The next James Bond film will see MI6 hand the titular secret agent the keys to a very special piece of kit: an Aston Martin Valhalla hypercar.
An Aston Martin has been spotted in James Bond filming — but not the Rapide E

Aston spotted in Bond filming


A V8 Vantage has been captured in amateur footage during two days of Bond filming in Norway.
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First Drive review: Lotus Evora 400 (2015)


The Lotus Evora, looking like an upscaled Elise, arrived in 2009. Now it has been reworked into the Evora 400, a car that pulls off the same trick...
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Aston Martin Vantage review (2005-on)


The baby Aston is getting on but one drive and you'll be hooked