Video: Aston Martin Takes to Dubai’s Skies for a High-Profile 100th Birthday

Aston Martins 100th anniversary

In an awesome centenary stunt, Aston Martin airlifted one if its cars to the top of a 1,000 foot Dubai luxury hotel. The fittingly Bond-worthy event marked Aston Martin’s 100th anniversary  at the world’s fourth-tallest hotel! The brand has been busy being cool these days, planning a 007-inspired road trip this summer! (Video at bottom of post).

The latest Vanquish model was hoisted through the air over Dubai, and placed onto helipad at Burj Al Arab hotel

This marks the first time the car has graced a helipad, and it certainly looks cool perched atop the sailboat shaped structure! Everything in Dubai is about excess– from the architecture to the way landmark events like Aston’s 100th birthday are celebrated. read more

Aston Martin 100th Anniversary Bash to Include James Bond Road Trip

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Luxury carmaker Aston Martin has been building cars for a long time…since 1914! The brand is feverishly prepping for its 100th anniversary, with a multitude of special events that will culminate with a James Bond inspired road trip around England and Wales! An Italian firm now owns 37.5 shares of Aston Martin, but the British vibe and the 007 vibe will carry the celebrations. There will also be another enviable collection of Aston Martin models on display.

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The brand detailed their centenary celebration plans recently, even creating a special logo to mark the milestone. The 100th anniversary logo includes a staggering 99 points leading to a red ‘100’ and is inspired by a nautilus shell. read more