When you opt for 12 cylinders in a Bentley you don't get a V12. Instead you are presented with the might of a W12. But why?
Aston Martin is entering the hypercar race with the Vulcan, a limited edition track only special. 24 of the 800bhp+ hypercars will be released. XCAR spoke to the car's designer, Marek Reichman, about his creation.
It might not be the first car you'd think to take out in the snow, but when you have one of the greatest V12-engined convertibles in the world at your disposal, you're not going to let a little cold stop you.
The Aston Martin V12 Vantage S is a car that removes the smooth, silky Aston Martin veneer and shows it true self - an angry, shouty driving machine.
The Aston Martin V12 Vantage sees the British sports car manufacturer put its largest engine in its smallest car.
Take your smallest car and stuff a massive engine in it, stir and add "dry bias" tyres. Bring to the boil, fold arms and look pleased with yourself, knowing you've made a stonkingly brilliant car.
Aston Martin's largest engine in its smallest car. Enough said.
After running two V12 Zagato models at the 24-hour Nurburgring endurance race, Aston Martin confirmed it will offer a limited-production run of 150 of the cars.
Aston Martin announced a limited production run of 150 V12 Zagatos after the car took on the 24 hour Nurburgring endurance race.
When Aston Martin collaborated with Italian design house Zagato to create a car by the same name, we, like many people, assumed the public wouldn't be able to get anywhere near it. We assumed wrong.