This image was lost some time after publication.

The money-watchers at Forbes caught the new Aston Martin Vantage roadster at its coming out cocktail party in New York last week. It was a photos-only event, as the AM executives on hand were apparently mum on pricing, specs and availablity. The mini quiches, however, were reportedly to die.

New Aston Martin DBS Bond Car and V8 Vantage Roadster Unveiled; Photos of the 2008 Aston Martin V8 Vantage Roadster [Forbes]

More on the Aston Martin roadster [internal]