For those with a need for speed, a sports car is the perfect solution for your compulsion. Offering looks, performance and fun, a sports car is a viable option for anyone who enjoys driving.
The new 2014 Aston Martin Vanquish was recently unveiled in St. Louis to great acclaim and fanfare, during a first-class affair hosted by J.J. Mills and Graham Hill of St. Louis Motorsports. The guest list included Julian Jenkins, the regional director for Aston Martin of the Americas, who led the introduction of the new 2014 Vanquish in the beautiful newly remodeled Aston Martin showroom.
Julian Jenkins Vice President of Aston Martin, Jim Neal, Jim Mills St. Louis Motorsports partner
Unless you’re pushing 100 years old, you probably don’t remember the first wave of electric cars that rolled along America’s roads in the early 1900s. Fast-forward, and what’s old is new again, as a number of automakers are building cars that run on electricity alone.
Have you ever woken up to a shiny, beautiful car sitting in the driveway topped with a big red bow and your significant other standing there, jingling the keys? These local car dealers could help your holiday dreams come true.
Many people pursue their hobbies while on holiday. As a car enthusiast, I also like to pursue my automotive hobby when I travel, visiting car museums, race tracks and other car-related sites. So when I recently went to England with my teenage son—who inherited the automotive gene—we decided to visit several British automobile manufacturers.
Cutaway Aston Martin
Aston Martin One-77
An Aston Martin Zagato prototype
With the beautiful weather we’ve been having, everybody’s trying to find ways to take advantage of the sun and warm temperatures, and for car lovers, the best way to do so is from the seat of a convertible.
Aston Martin V8 Vantage Roadster
On April 29, the world witnessed Prince William of Great Britain marry Catherine Middleton, whom he met while at St. Andrew’s University in Scotland. Not since Prince Charles married Princess Diana has there been such anticipation about a royal event.
Sometimes I think it wouldn’t be so bad to be rich. Like this month when I got to drive a Rolls-Royce and an Aston-Martin.
The Business Bank of St. Louis has named PAUL LAKAMP senior VP-commercial lending.
Aston-Martin DBS Volante
Though it seems in this recession that everyone has felt the economic downturn, for those lucky few who can still afford a nice automotive ‘toy’ for the holidays, several options combine luxury and performance in a gorgeous package their owners will enjoy every time they take them out of the garage.
Bond girls, Bentleys and perhaps even Agent 007 himself will convene next month down by the St. Louis riverfront. And no, they’re not attending the premier of the new James Bond movie, rather they’re coming together for ‘Shaken, Not Stirred: A 007 Affair,’ a gala benefit for The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis.
On June 19, 2008, St. Louis became home to the newest and 100th dealership for one of the world’s most exciting sports cars, Lamborghini. Across a beautiful new plaza from Bentley and Maserati St. Louis, the new Lamborghini dealership in Chesterfield Valley is the creation of J.J. Mills and Graham Hill, the founders of St. Louis Motorsports, as the conglomeration of dealerships is known.
Just as computers now dominate our personal and professional lives, they do the same inside our cars. The new technology found in cars today is astonishing. The highly anticipated 2009 Jaguar XF is going to be a technological showcase when it comes out early next year. It will offer all the latest electronic goodies, along with stunning styling at a pretty reasonable price, starting at $50,000. It is clear that for the XF Jaguar borrowed a lot of styling cues from its drop-dead gorgeous XK coupe, one of the best looking sedan on the road.