Aston Martin unveil first details for one of the fastest production cars in its 95-year history – the new V12 Vantage coupe, which will made it official debut at the 2009 Geneva Motor Show in March.
Based on the V8 Vantage, the new V12 Vantage skin an easily aspirated 6.0-litre V12 engine producing 510HP (517 PS), and 570 Nm (420 lb ft) of torque. Exclusively untaken with a six-velocity guidebook transmission, the rear-veer-oblige British sportscar has a top swiftness of 190 mph (305 km/h) and 0-62 mph (0-100 km/h) time of 4.2 seconds.
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