Monday, November 29, 2010
Top Gear USA Aston Martin V8 vs V12
In the latest episode of Top Gear USA, the guys go for an all British battle by putting the Aston Martin V8 Vantage against its more powerful brother, the V12 Vantage. The Aston Martin V8 Vantage is powered by a 4.7 liter engine developing 400bhp and 420Nm of torque, and is also available as roadster. The Aston Martin V12 Vantage is powered by a larger 6.0 liter engine which is good for 510 hp and 570 Nm of torque. With this engine, the V12 Vantage is able to get from 0 to 100 km/h in 4.2 seconds and up to a top speed of 190 mph. The Aston Martin V12 Vantage price for the United states market starts at 179,995 USD.