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Aston Martin V12 Vantage on the way to the USA

If you’re an Aston Martin aficionado living anywhere between Alabama and Alaska, I’ve got good news. If you like the idea of a 6.0-litre V12 under the bonnet of your Vantage, then the waiting is almost over. From later this year the blisteringly quick V12 Vantage will be available to buyers throughout North and South America, for the first time since the car’s launch in 2009 at Aston Martin’s development centre at the famed Nurburgring in Germany...

Aston Martin V12-Powered Le Mans Car finishes Second at Castellet

If it’s a reliable supercar you want, then you might want to take a test drive in an Aston Martin DBS, DB9, or perhaps the more manic V12 Vantage, as the same engine that powers these magnificent looking cars, also lies at the heart of their ferociously quick Le Mans Series 009 car, which crossed the line in second place at last weekend’s 8 Heures du Castellet...

Aston Martin V12 Vantage alloy wheels supplied by Alcoa

Cleveland, Ohio firm Alcoa Auto Wheels is providing advanced lightweight alloy wheels for Aston Martin's exhilarating V12 Vanatge. Alcoa has been at the forefront of developing, producing and supplying forged aluminium wheels and other aluminium components to the global automotive industry for more than 60 years...

Aston Martin V12 Vantage Carbon Black Edition Geneva 2010

As part of Aston Martin's 2010 plans a series of special editions are being built such as the Aston Martin V12 Vantage and DBS Carbon Black Edition. Aston Martin Australia operational manager Marcel Fabris told CarAdvice there are three V12 Vantage Carbon Black and one DBS Carbon Black editions on their way to Australia...

Aston Martin V12 Vantage Review

“Hammering down the autobahn at 302km/h and the V12 Vantage is rock solid, I mean it’s not moving a single millimetre.  Yes, this is the best car Aston Martin has ever made” It was always going to be a good thing when the boss of a car company likes to go racing in the company Vantage. No matter what the performance is out of the box, they will almost always want more...

Aston Martin V12 Vantage Review

“In less than twenty-four hours I’m going to find out if this is the best car Aston Martin has ever built” When Aston Martin Australia confirmed to me that Car Advice was the only Australian media attending the worldwide launch of their highly anticipated V12 Vantage, I was humbled...

Aston Martin V12 Vantage RS Roadster spied

These spy shots have all but confirmed that Aston Martin is set to release a drop-top sibling to the track-focussed V12 Vantage RS, with a prototype spied near the Nurburgring. Based at Aston Martin's track-side development facility, the convertible version will combine two of the brand's most iconic offerings - the Vantage Roadster and 6...

Aston Martin Vantage V12 at Geneva Motor Show

Aston Martin has showcased its 6.0-litre V12 Vantage at Geneva boasting 0-100 times of 4.2 seconds from the 380kW / 568Nm engine. Production will be limited to between 300 and 500 units annually. Deliveries will begin in the third quarter of this year.

Aston Martin V12 Vantage early debut

Combining stunning looks and a flawless chassis, the Vantage has always had the makings of the ultimate sports coupe but has never quite been able to keep up with its rivals in a straight line. But this is all about to change, with Aston Martin set to debut its most potent production sports car ever at the Geneva motor show with the new V12 Vantage...

Aston Martin V12 Vantage RS spy photos

The Aston Martin super-supercar is getting closer and closer to becoming a reality. The new V12 Vantage RS has already been given the nod for production in the first quarter of 2009 and some have even put their orders in. These photos are the first of the V12 RS doing the rounds at Germany's Nürburgring race track...

Aston Martin V12 Vantage RS

Update 13/12/2007 - New photos added. Maintaining our Aston Martin theme today (and why wouldn't we) comes news from Gaydon, England - the home of AM, of an RS version of the Vantage Coupe, complete with V12 engine! The modified 6.0-litre V12, sourced from the DBRS9 production class racer, produces a very healthy 447kW, an increase of 164kW over the standard V8 Vantage...