The Aston Martin Vantage GT3: The Ultimate V12 Lightweight

The Aston Martin V12 Vantage Is Reportedly No More

In my first full day as your humble weekend Jalop, it pains me to bring you all sad news. Aston Martin has reportedly discontinued the V12 Vantage, and thus it departs from our earthly realm. » 5/04/13 12:20pm 5/04/13 12:20pm

What’s It Like To Race An Aston Martin At The Nürburgring 24?

Competing in one of the most desirable cars there is at the coolest endurance race in the world is every gearhead's dream. What does it actually take for two young drivers to race a V12 Aston Martin at the Green Hell? » 7/25/12 6:00pm 7/25/12 6:00pm

How police used Facebook to catch this insane 182 mph speeder

Belgian police tracked down this speeder after he posted a video online of a 182mph joyride in a $257,000 Aston Martin. Thanks to the car's rarity, police easily identified his license plate from other Facebook videos. Now he faces losing his license and the car. » 11/10/11 12:30pm 11/10/11 12:30pm

Hot, Wet Aston-on-Aston Action

Aston Martin wants to assure you the same V12 powers not only the V12 Vantage, but also its LMP1 race car. So it brought both of them out on a typically rainy afternoon. They can't all be sunny days, right? » 12/23/10 3:30pm 12/23/10 3:30pm

Riding Shotgun Through A Sandstorm With Top Gear

I'm crouched in the footwell of an Aston Martin V12 Vantage hammering across a dry lakebed at 140 mph, wondering why I'm not a Top Gear presenter, which, I can now confirm, is the greatest job... in the world. » 11/26/10 3:00pm 11/26/10 3:00pm

Aston Martin Carbon Black DBS, V12 Vantage Take 50 Hours To Paint

The Aston Martin DBS and V12 Vantage Carbon Black special editions come with a color coat taking 50 man-hours of hand painting to create. It's the perfect gift for the Aston Martin owner who has everything but meticulous, unnecessary labor. » 12/18/09 11:00am 12/18/09 11:00am

Top Gear: Jay Leno, An El Camino And Clarkson Laments The Super Car

This weekend's season 13 finale of Top Gear featured an HSV Maloo (the Aussie El Camino), Jay Leno in the reasonably-priced car and Clarkson saying goodbye to the super car — and perhaps to Top Gear itself. Let's watch. » 8/03/09 9:15am 8/03/09 9:15am

A 510 HP 2010 Aston Martin V12 Vantage Makes Music

Webster's Dictionary describes jealousy as zealous vigilance, which is exactly how we feel after listening to the skin tingling soundtrack of pure engine pr0n coming out of this 6.0-litre V12, 510-horsepower Aston Martin V12 Vantage. » 6/01/09 9:00am 6/01/09 9:00am

2010 Aston Martin V12 Vantage: Driven

The 2010 Aston Martin V12 Vantage packs a 6.0-liter 510-horsepower V12 punch in one of the sexiest designs in recent times. Driver's Republic got a chance for a first drive. Here's what they had to say about this production-spec sex-machine. » 5/21/09 5:45pm 5/21/09 5:45pm

Aston Martin V12 Vantage: Four More Cylinders

Here it is, the Aston Martin V12 Vantage, and it's coming to Geneva to bring the Vantage RS Concept to life. Thanks to the good folks at Drivers-Republic, we've got an exclusive first-hand look below. » 2/03/09 8:03pm 2/03/09 8:03pm