Aston Martin

DOUGLAS A. BOLDUC

Tough times for Carlos Ghosn

4:49 am U.S. ET | Sept. 2, 2014
Renault-Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn has had three highly skilled leaders leave the alliance since last August. Nissan Chief Planning Officer Andy Palmer is the latest top-ranked executive to depart....
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Nissan exec Palmer leaves to become Aston Martin CEO

Sept. 2, 2014 08:56 CET
Andy Palmer, the car-guy chief planning officer at Nissan, who was once tipped as a possible future CEO, is leaving the company to head UK sports car maker Aston Martin....
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Crash rule threatens Aston Martin, dealer says

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 18, 2014
Aston Martin's U.S. stores could be put out of business when a new federal safety rule lands next month, a top dealer said in a petition....
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Aston Martin's U.S. stores at risk due to new crash rule, dealer says

Aug. 15, 2014 10:45 CET
Aston Martin stores in the United States will become unprofitable and could be forced to close if the sports-car maker cannot get an exemption for two of its models from tougher new crash standards, a top dealer said....
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Daimler deepens its product ties with Aston Martin

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 11, 2014
Daimler will supply Aston Martin with electric and electronic parts to extend a product alliance that started last year....
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Daimler will raise its Aston Martin stake to 5% as it deepens ties with UK sports-car maker

Aug. 4, 2014 15:39 CET
Daimler will raise its stake in Aston Martin to 5% and supply the U.K. sports-car producer with electric and electronic parts to deepen an alliance that started last year....
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Aston Martin revives Lagonda badge for sedan

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 4, 2014
Aston Martin will revive its Lagonda nameplate with a limited-edition sedan designed for sale exclusively in the Middle East....
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Aston Martin revives Lagonda badge for new sedan

July 25, 2014 23:05 CET
Aston Martin will revive its Lagonda nameplate with a limited-edition sedan designed for customers in the Middle East....
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Aston Martin plans to build Lagonda sedan, reports say

May 23, 2014 06:01 CET
Aston Martin is planning to revive the Lagonda brand with a sedan, according to UK press reports. Lagonda has been owned by Aston Martin since 1947....
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Aston plans a Lagonda sedan

12:01 am U.S. ET | May 19, 2014
Aston Martin is working on a Lagonda sedan to be sold alongside the Aston Martin Rapide, according to U.K. press reports. Lagonda, a 108-year-old British luxury car marque, has been owned by Aston Martin since 1947....
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Aston Martin expects to be profitable after 2016

May 12, 2014 21:50 CET
Aston Martin expects to make a significant return to profitability after 2016, which is when the automaker expects to start seeing the benefits of a $843.57 million investment program....
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Report: Aston, Daimler discuss crossover cooperation

12:01 am U.S. ET | April 7, 2014
Aston Martin and Daimler AG could extend their cooperation to include sharing the underpinnings of a new full-sized crossover, sources told Bloomberg....
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Aston Martin said to discuss building SUV with Daimler

March 31, 2014 10:48 CET
Aston Martin and Daimler are said to be holding talks to extend their cooperation to building an SUV as the UK carmaker seeks to broaden its lineup....
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Aston Martin holding talks with Daimler on luxury SUV, report says

7:34 am U.S. ET | March 31, 2014
Aston Martin Lagonda and Daimler AG are holding talks to extend their cooperation to SUVs as the British maker of cars featured in James Bond movies seeks to broaden its lineup, people familiar with the matter told Bloomberg....
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Just 144 monthly payments and the car's yours

12:01 am U.S. ET | March 24, 2014
Car loan terms are getting longer. But 12 years?...
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Chinese molding company claims to be victim in Aston Martin recall

Feb. 28, 2014 11:48 CET
The Chinese injection molding company at the center of a worldwide recall of Aston Martin cars says its name has been wrongly tarnished and it faces serious financial problems because it has lost most of its customers....
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China chides Aston Martin: Don't blame us

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 17, 2014
China's state media has slammed Aston Martin after a global recall of 17,000 cars involving Chinese parts....
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Aston Martin slammed by China state media over handling of recall

Feb. 14, 2014 11:10 CET
Aston Martin has been slammed by China's state media over a recall of its luxury cars involving Chinese parts, saying the company is using stereotypes to mask its own shortcomings....
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Aston Martin recall highlights risk of China parts supply

Feb. 11, 2014 18:16 CET
Aston Martin's sweeping recall of its high-end sports cars raises larger questions about the risk to global automakers of sourcing key parts thousands of miles away in China without implementing adequate quality control measures....
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Aston Martin recall highlights risk of China parts supply

12:16 pm U.S. ET | Feb. 11, 2014
Aston Martin's sweeping recall of its high-end sports cars last week raises larger questions about the risk to global automakers of sourcing key parts thousands of miles away in China without implementing adequate quality control measures....
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DAVID SEDGWICK

Aston Martin learns the scary meaning of 'China price'

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 10, 2014
For any automaker or supplier doing business in China, Aston Martin's decision to recall 17,590 sports cars built since 2007 has got to be a nightmare....
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DAVID SEDGWICK

A new, scary meaning of 'China price'

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 10, 2014
For any automaker or supplier doing business in China, Aston Martin's decision to recall 17,590 sports cars built since 2007 has got to be a nightmare. To recap briefly, the British automaker discovered last May that the accelerator pedal arm in its cars was made of inferior counterfeit plastic and was subject to breakage....
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Aston Martin says accelerator pedal recall to cost 1.5 million pounds

Feb. 7, 2014 08:53 CET
Aston Martin estimates that its recall of accelerator pedals in 17,590 sports cars will result in a cost of 1.5 million pounds ($2.45 million). The cost is a blow to Aston, which is struggling to fund development of new cars....
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Aston Martin recalls 75% of cars made since late 2007

Feb. 5, 2014 17:17 CET
Aston Martin is recalling most of its sports cars built since late 2007 after discovering a Chinese sub-supplier was using counterfeit plastic material in a part supplied to the luxury sports carmaker....
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Daimler will take 5% stake in Aston Martin in cooperation pact

Dec. 19, 2013 11:11 CET
Daimler will own as much as 5 percent of Aston Martin as part of a deeper agreement to share technology with the British sports-car maker....
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