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Aston Martin: 100 years of a British motoring legend

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1913: The start of Aston Martin

1913: The start of Aston MartinAston Martin was founded in 1913 by Robert Bamford and Lionel Martin: it was originally called €˜Bamford & Martin Ltd€™. The name Aston Martin was adopted in 1914 following a run by Martin up €˜Aston Hill€™ in Buckinghamshire. The first Aston Martin, called €˜Coal Scuttle,€™ was built in 1915.On Bing: see images of the Aston Martin 2-Litre Sports DB1 
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