Aston Martin V12 Vantage S starts at EUR179,950 image

The British based automaker Aston Martin has recently announced the official starting price of the V12 Vantage S, along with some specifications of the sports car.

According to the car manufacturer, the new Aston Martin V12 Vantage S will soon become available to its future customers from 179, 950 euros, (138,000 GBP, 184,995 USD) before taxes.

“The new V12 Vantage S brings our winning GT3 race formula to the road. It’s a car for those customers who want superior sporting performance in a ‘gentleman’s suit’. It’s the most pure, yet understated, driving machine we can imagine today”, said Ulrich Bez, the Aston Martin CEO.

The Aston Martin V12 Vantage S is powered by the 6.0 liter V12 engine, which is producing a total output of 573 HP (421 kW) and it has a peak torque of 620 Nm (457 lb-ft). The sports car can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph (96 km/h) in just 3.7 seconds and from 0 to 62 mph (100 km/h) in 3.9 seconds, before reaching a top speed of 205 mph (330 km/h). The Aston Martin V12 Vantage S is the second fastest accelerating production car, after the impressive One-77.