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  1. Aston Martin Files Suit Against Henrik Fisker For ThunderboltRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | MotorAuthority

    Henrik Fisker recently teamed up with Galpin Auto Sports to create a car called the Thunderbolt . It's based on the Aston Martin Vanquish, and it was created initially as a one-off design study to gauge potential interest in a small production run of the car.

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  2. Thunderbolts are (not) go! Aston Martin is not pleased with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Digital Trends

    Remember the Thunderbolt prototype Henrik Fisker brought to this year's Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance? The one that was his "personal interpretation" of the Aston Martin Vanquish? Well, Aston Martin doesn't feel that it was personal enough, and claim the Thunderbolt is a Thunder-ripoff. According to Automotive News , Aston states the $400,000 prototype is an unauthorized copy of its Vanquish coupe, featuring only minor variations to its trademarked designs.

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  3. The Aston Martin Vulcan is bound for the Big AppleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Autoblog

    Following its global debut at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show , Aston Martin has announced that the Vulcan , its 800-horsepower track monster, will make its US debut at next week's New York Auto Show . According to Aston Martin , the Vulcan will lead what is for the brand, a huge display of seven cars, including the Vanquish Carbon Black , Vantage GT Roadster , Rapide S and DB9 .

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  4. Aston Martin sues Henrik Fisker over Thunderbolt designRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Autoblog

    ... to change the design for the production version a "bait-and-switch." Fisker helped to shape the look of the Aston Martin DB9 and V8 Vantage during his time as a designer at the brand. "Today Aston Martin filed a lawsuit in the state of California to ...

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  5. Aston Martin Vulcan To Make North American Debut At 2015 New York Auto ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | MotorAuthority

    While it can't legally be driven on the city streets outside, the Aston Martin Vulcan is set to make a big splash at the 2015 New York Auto Show. Yes, the limited-edition track car has been confirmed for a North American debut in the Big Apple on April 1. Unveiled at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show earlier this month, the Vulcan is Aston's answer to the Ferrari LaFerrari FXX K and McLaren P1 GTR .

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  6. 800-hp Aston Martin Vulcan set for North American debut at New York auto showRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | AutoWeek

    Aston Martin 's wild, winged Vulcan will make its North American debut at the New York auto show next week. The track-only supercar will lead a seven-car effort at the Javits Center for the British automaker.

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  7. Aston Martin Sues Henrik Fisker Over Thunderbolt ConceptRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Motor Trend

    Fisker presented the concept as an adaptation of the Aston Martin Vanquish, featuring a restyled carbon-fiber body, retuned suspension, interior modifications and other design tweaks. Aston claims Fisker never sought or received formal approval for the Vanquish copy, which the automaker claims is actually based on an previous-generation DB9 or DBS.

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  8. Aston Martin calls Fisker's 'Thunderbolt' a blatant copyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | INAUTONEWS

    British supercar maker Aston Martin Lagonda Ltd. has announced that Henrik Fisker's "Thunderbolt" concept of a $400,000 GT coupe qualifies as an unauthorized copy. The British automaker is best known for its long running association to the James Bond movies, with the brand's iconic sports cars featured in the franchise for half a century.

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  9. Aston Martin claims Henrik Fisker's Thunderbolt is unauthorized copyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Automotive News

    Henrik Fisker, a former Aston Martin design director and co-founder of the failed maker of electronic cars that bore his name, unveiled the prototype Thunderbolt at an auto show in Florida this month. Photo credit: TWITTER LOS ANGELES -- Aston Martin said Henrik Fisker's "Thunderbolt" prototype for a $400,000 GT coupe is an unauthorized copy of its iconic sports cars featured in James Bond movies for 50 years.

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  10. Aston Martin DB9 successor makes one sexy muleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Autoblog

    It's been a dozen years since Aston Martin first introduced the DB9 to the world, and while it has undergone numerous revisions and updates over the course of its lifetime, twelve years is a long time. Fortunately the British automaker is preparing to launch a new version, and that's just what our shooters in Eiffel have spotted running around the Nrburgring.

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  11. Spied: Aston Martin DB9 Successor Tears Up the NurburgringRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Motor Trend

    As much as you may love the Aston Martin DB9 , the car is starting to show its age. But thanks to our spy photographers, we now have a better clue on what to expect for its successor.

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  12. 2016 Range Rover Sport, Next-Gen Aston Martin DB9, Lyons LM2 Streamliner: Car News HeadlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | MotorAuthority

    Land Rover's Range Rover Sport has received a few updates for the 2016 model year. The big news is the launch of the sporty HST Limited Edition and frugal HSE Td6 variants.

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  13. 2016 Range Rover Sport, 2015 Audi A6, Tesla Auto-Steering: What's New @ The Car ConnectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Car Connection

    ... and perhaps in the near future we'll be able to add America's own Lyons Motor Car to that list. 2017 Aston Martin DB9 Successor Spy Shots Aston Martin has started NA1 4rburgring testing of a new modular platform that will underpin its next ...

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  14. 2017 Aston Martin DB9 Successor Spy ShotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | BenzConnection

    Aston Martin has started NA1 4rburgring testing of a new modular platform that will underpin its next generation of sports cars, starting with a DB9 successor due in showrooms in late 2016 or early the following year. The new platform is concealed inside the makeshift body of a current-generation DB9, with only a slightly stretched wheelbase and ill-fitting front bumper giving away its identity.

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  15. 2014 Porsche 911 Turbo S Cabriolet Test: Entering the Full-Exotic RealmRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Car & Driver

    ... quicker lap times. So where does that leave the 560-hp Turbo S Cab? In the very thin atmosphere where the Aston Martin DB9 Volante and the Bentley Continental V8 S convertible reside. You have some choices up there depending on where lie your ...

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  16. Aston Martin comes to townRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Korea Herald

    Remember the sleek, sensual but dynamic Bond car in the 007 movies? That very British car, Aston Martin, has officially landed in Seoul on Friday, and is expected to fuel the domestic supercar market that is growing at a rapid pace. "I am very convinced that Aston Martin has offered the right thing in Korea, as people love special and emotional products as also design.

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  17. Henrik Fisker reworks the Aston Martin Vanquish to create the ThunderboltRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Gizmag

    ... fiber body panels. Fisker is best known for his work on the Fisker Karma eco-supercar, the 1999 BMW Z8 and Aston Martin DB9. More recently, he turned his pen to the new Ford Mustang, teaming up with Galpin Auto Sports to turn it into the 725 hp (541 ...

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  18. The Coolest Thing About This Custom Aston Is Itsa InteriorRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Wired

    ... new way of interacting with the interior. For those who don't recall, Fisker penned knockouts like the Aston Martin DB9 and BMW Z8, then did a little coachbuilding before trying his hand at building ultra-luxe plug-in hybrids. That didn't end well, ...

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  19. Taxi! Meet the Blyth cab driver who will pick you up in his A 90,000 electric supercarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Chronicle Live

    Most taxi firms have a fleet of old Fords or a few clapped-out Cavaliers- but a Blyth company has added an electric supercar to its stable. Phoenix Taxis bought a Tesla Model S capable of 0-60mph in 3.2 seconds- faster than an Aston Martin DB9.

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  20. Henrik Fisker puts his own spin on Aston's Vanquish with the ThunderboltRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Digital Trends

    At the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show, he unveiled the Mustang-based Rocket in conjunction with Galpin Auto Sports, and now Fisker is back with something based on a model from one of his former employers. Fisker helped design the Aston Martin DB9 and Vantage, and he once again teamed up with Galpin Auto Sports to restyle the Vanquish into the Thunderbolt.

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