Aston Martin V8 Vantage and DB9 special editions announced for Geneva image

Aston Martin has recently announced its plans of introducing a trio of V8 Vantage and DB9 special editions this year, sale during the 2014 Geneva Motor Show.

According to the British based automaker, the first one is the V8 Vantage N430. The model in question will become available in two body styles, coupe and roadster, and it will be getting a sport tuned six-speed manual transmission as standard, along with an optional 7-speed SportShift II automated with close ratio. Power will be provided by a 436 H (321 kW) 4.7 liter V8 engine. The 0 to 60 mph (96 km/h) acceleration will take 4.6 seconds and top speed will stand at 306 km/h (190 mph).

Aston Martin says that the V8 Vantage N430 will be coming with some sports graphics, being inspired by the CC100 Speedster Concept. The model will be also coming with a black look for the exterior meshes, side window surrounds, front grille and headlamp bezels. In the cabin you can see the optional 1,000 watt Bang & Olufsen audio system, the leather upholstery options, carbon fiber gearshift surround, machined sill plates and magnesium paddle shifts. Prices for this model will start at 89,995 GBP.

Besides the V8 Vantage N430, Aston Martin will also be offering the DB9 Carbon Black and the DB9 Carbon White special editions. These will be coming in some dark and white schemes, which will be completed by the carbon fiber components. Under the hood, the models will be getting a 517 HP (380 kW) and 620 Nm (457 lb-ft) 6.0 liter V12 engine.