Fine Lines: Aston Martin DB4/5
FineLines Nov 9, 2015


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Use: Media professionals demanding top-quality automotive content for their print products and/or Web sites. Professional artwork, editing.

What it is: Many of you asked if we could put our expertise to work to create a feature that covers not just classic cars, but those vehicles that have left an indelible mark on car culture. The Fine Lines series examines significant vehicle marques, their backgrounds and their contributions to the history of the automobile. All this, with real artwork.

Product specifications

  • Mac and PC page layout with accompanying text and
    art files for maximum work flexibility.
  • About 850 words: separate text file included.
  • Layout is 8×21.5 inches (newspaper), but can be
    reconfigured by your designer to fit most spaces.
  • PDF of layout included.
  • High-resolution artwork suitable for print.
  • Includes Photoshop layers file of main art.
  • Multi-platform page layout opens with either Quark
    Xpress or Adobe Indesign.
  • Fonts are not included, but we attempt to stay with
    standard system fonts. If not, just change the fonts to
    match your style.


When it comes right down to it, there are only two kinds of Aston Martins: new ones; and the old ones. The new ones – the Vantage and DB9 and DBS – are well known, but when it comes to the old ones, most people only recall the DB4/5, and for good reason. Their show-car styling and the throaty growl produced by their inline six-cylinder engines made them memorable, if not the quintessential Aston Martins. During their seven-year production run (with a mere 2,406 examples built), these upscale sports cars became more than just performance benchmarks.

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