An Aston Martin V12 Vantage S is perfect if you want to tell everyone you have a gentleman's car, but are actually kind of a lunatic. It's yellow, after all. So un-Aston Martin.
The best formula for a car is to put a simply outrageously powerful engine in a spritely body. That is the Aston Martin V12 Vantage S. It's basically automotive nirvana. Not the band.
More power. Faster. Greater noise.