The Aston Martin V12 Vantage are a number of hand-crafted sports car made by British manufacturer Aston Martin. Aston Martin has been the “Vantage” name on high-performance variants of their existing GT models, and in particular the Virage-based auto-1990s. The modern Aston Martin V12 Vantage, in contrast, is the leanest and most agile car Aston’s lineup. As such, they will reach a focused model to potential buyers of cars like the Porsche 911 and the exotic sports and GT cars, to compete with the Aston Martin traditional.
On December 11, 2007, through the opening of Aston Martin’s design studio, the company introduced a concept based on the V8 Vantage. The car, known as the Aston Martin V12 Vantage RS, featured the V12 engine from the DBS and produces 510 hp (380 kW). The power together with the weight of 3,704 pounds (1,680 kg), the vehicle to 60 mph (97 km / h) in 4.1 seconds, and reach a top speed of 190 mph (310 km/h).
Other additions include a new rear diffuser, a rear wing that can be raised or lowered, and carbon ceramic brakes. The boot lid and bonnet to be vented of carbon fiber also to help to reduce the vehicle weight. Early 2008 confirmed the production for Aston Martin V12 Vantagee RS for mid-2009 CEO of Aston Martin. Development of prototypes of the Aston Martin V12 Vantage RS was released in April 2008, the Aston Martin unveiled the official V12 Vantage of 2009.
The Aston Martin V12 Vantage has been confirmed for the US market. Dr. Urlich Bez has personally confirmed that US approval is underway. This is performed in response to the decision of the increase in production over 1,000 units. According to the automaker, were some subtle changes to allow them to meet regulations in the Americas necessary, the structure of the car. In addition to these improvements Aston has also announced that it will be adding a new carbon black version of the V12 Vantage exclusively for the US market.
The Aston Martin V12 Vantage is a drivable vehicle on the video game Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit. It is available both in the factory and mold as police version with full police livery. The Carbon Black Edition is a special pre-order DLC or car along with the standard model in Test Drive Unlimited 2. It is also in Gran Turismo 5 presented on the Car Pack 3 DLC.
Aston Martin V12 Vantage S
On 28 May 2013, the Aston Martin V12 Vantage announced a sportier version of the V12 Vantage super sports car it replaces. The Aston Martin V12 Vantage produces 565 hp (421 kW) and 457 pounds · ft (620 Nm) of torque from a newly developed 6-liter (5,935 cc) V12 engine called AM28, which they use as a basis for future engines. The power is transmitted to the rear wheels with a new seven-speed sports automatic transmission shift III, without option for a manual transmission, the (25 kg) weighs more than the Sport Shift III 55 pounds.
The exhaust on the Aston Martin V12 Vantage was developed by the Original Aston Martin One-77 supercar, and promises to give the car a sound unique to the new model. Although specific performance details are yet to be released, the V12 Vantage S is said, has a top speed of 205 mph (330 km / h), making it the fastest production Aston Martin in history.
The Aston Martin V12 Vantage S 15 kg (33 lb) lighter than the V12 Vantage, with new three-stage adaptive damping suspension, new carbon-ceramic brakes, and a unique track-mode drivers who want their car make to help track. Aston Martin V12 Vantage styling and aerodynamic changes include a new carbon fiber front grille, black roof and rear grille, lightweight forged alloy wheels and new surfaces on the interior seats, doors and controls.