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Taxi! Uber goes exotic for Melbourne F1

Controversial ride-share company Uber is getting into the spirit of the upcoming Melbourne Formula One Grand Prix by offering folks free rides around the Albert Park circuit in some pretty heavy-hitting exotic metal. The private transport group is giving 20 people the chance to roll through Melbourne's 5...

Aston Martin V12 Vantage S Roadster : British brand's fastest ever drop-top revealed

The Aston Martin V12 Vantage S Roadster will become the brand's fastest, and fastest-accelerating, series production roadster to date when it launches globally later this year. Powered by the same naturally aspirated V12 engine found in the V12 Vantage S Coupe revealed last year, Aston Martin claims the V12 Vantage S Roadster will also be its most powerful convertible...

Aston Martin V12 Vantage S: $390K for 3.9sec supercar

The Aston Martin V12 Vantage S will become the quickest standard-production model in the brand's history when it launches later this year. The British luxury sports car manufacturer says the V12 Vantage S is capable of accelerating from 0-100km/h in 3.9 seconds, making it faster to triple figures than all in the Aston Martin stable besides the limited edition One-77 supercar...

Aston Martin V12 Vantage S: 423kW supercar revealed

Aston Martin's V12 Vantage is about to be usurped by a more powerful model - the Aston Martin V12 Vantage S. The new model replaces the outgoing V12 Vantage in markets around the world and, with the exception of the One-77 hypercar, arrives as the fastest road-going Aston Martin ever offered. Armed with the new 423kW (up from 380kW) AM28 6...

Aston Martin V12 Vantage: luxury coupe recalled in Australia

Thirty Aston Martin V12 Vantage sports cars, with a combined value of more than $11.5 million, have been recalled in Australia to correct a defect with the vehicles' tyre pressure monitors. Sold in Australia between August 1, 2009 and October 1, 2012, the British-built luxury coupes were originally priced at $395,000 and are currently available from $386,892...

Aston Martin V12 Zagato production cut from 150 to 101

The Aston Martin V12 Zagato will be more exclusive than initially planned, with the UK-based luxury sports car manufacturer confirming production of the limited edition model has been cut from 150 to 101. Aston Martin's Marcel Fabris told CarAdvice the decision to slash production by one-third was not motivated by low demand for the 380kW Zagato sports car, but rather made based on the significant time taken to produce each vehicle as well as the desire to retain its exclusivity...

Aston Martin V12 Vantage Roadster: $430,000 for limited edition soft-top

The Aston Martin V12 Vantage Roadster has been officially unveiled, with the limited edition model instantly becoming the most exclusive variant in the Vantage range. With just 101 V12 Vantage Roadsters to be built – each one to customer order – Aston Martin Australia has set the starting price at $431,561 before on-road costs, making it $44,669 more than the $386,892 V12 Vantage Coupe...

Aston Martin V12 Vantage Roadster leaked

After years of rumours and speculation, we finally have confirmation the Aston Martin V12 Vantage Roadster will be built in a limited production run. The V12 Vantage Roadster is set to be officially unveiled later this week, although a website dedicated to the car, v12vantageroadster.com, got its hands on the first images and details and published them ahead of schedule...

Aston Martin V12 Zagato lands in Australia

The Aston Martin V12 Zagato is getting closer to appearing on Australian roads after a static launch on the Gold Coast last weekend. The new Aston is the road car version of the kidney-battering V12 Zagato endurance racer that Caradvice track tested in 2011 at the Nurburgring Grand Prix circuit in Germany...

Aston Martin V12 Zagato: Production supercar revealed

The wraps have comes off the production version of the Aston Martin V12 Zagato road car ahead of its world premiere at the 2012 Geneva motor show in March. The production car represents a subtle evolution of the original Vantage-based V12 Zagato that wowed crowds at last year’s Villa d’Este concours in Italy...

Aston Martin V12 Vantage GT3 goes testing

The Aston Martin V12 Vantage GT3 has already clocked up over 1000 kilometres at Brands Hatch during testing this week. Aston Martin builds what are widely regarded as some of the most beautiful road cars in the world and the GT3 is proof that the company's race cars don't lose those aesthetic attributes...