Aston Martin V12 Vantage RS Caught Testing On Nurburgring

Aston Martin continues to tease us with the V12 Vantage RS. This time, it's been spied testing with its 6.0-liter V12 at the Nurburgring. Gone are the bling-bling rims and pop-up rear wing. This tester wears a set of blacked-out wheels and a taller fixed rear spoiler. We're not yet sure when the V12 Vantage will hit… » 4/07/08 10:40am 4/07/08 10:40am

Aston Martin Vantage RS To See Limited Production, DBS Roadster Coming

Things have been good in the world of Aston Martin enthusiasts since breaking free from Ford, as exemplified by the Vantage RS V12 Concept, which is going to be a reality according to Dutch car mag Autovisie. The word comes from Dr. Ulrich Bez, Aston Martin CEO, who said the fastest Aston Martin will go on sale next… » 3/14/08 3:00pm 3/14/08 3:00pm

Aston Martin Vantage RS Revealed At The Geneva Auto Show

Ask not how many alcantaras were killed to fashion the interior of Aston Martin's Vantage RS. Merely ask why it's one of the sexiest cars in Geneva. Naturally, it just is. But the Vantage RS is not only a looker. It's also Aston's answer to the Porsche GT3. That's by way of a 4.3-liter V8 upclocked from 380 HP to 420… » 3/04/08 12:15pm 3/04/08 12:15pm

Aston Martin Unveils New 600 HP V12 Vantage RS Concept

The newly independent automaker by the name of Aston Martin just revealed their new concept car, the V12 Vantage RS. The concept is based on the V8 Vantage coupe — but the engine's based on Aston's big 600bhp 6-liter racing V12. Aston claims the new performance concept achieves peak power output at 6250 rpm and peak… » 12/12/07 8:52am 12/12/07 8:52am

Aston Martin Vantage RS to Get V12 Power

The power thirsty folks at AutoWeek are reporting that the Aston Martin is ready to take on Ferrari with the V12 Vantage RS, which should replace the vanished Vanquish as the brand's top offering. The monster engine is said to be taken from the DBRS9 race car, thereby giving it something in the range of 600 hp, with… » 12/11/07 12:15pm 12/11/07 12:15pm