Used Aston Martin V8 Vantage For Sale
Both an aesthetically stunning and mechanically superior automobile, the chance to find an Aston Martin V8 Vantage for sale is an opportunity explore. To find your car to purchase or lease, view our exclusive listings.
The V8 emerged in 1977 dubbed as England’s first supercar. Powered by a 375 hp V8, the first series would accelerate from 0-60 mph in 5.3 seconds and top out at 170 mph, faster than some of the Italian sports cars of the period. Since then, the car has been known as a powerhouse of Aston Martin performance.
In 2005, the most recent generation of the coupe was released, at it new generation release, the new generation Vantage developed 380 hp from its 4.3 liter V8. Since then, engine upgrades and modifications have yielded in power outputs in the neighborhood of 430 hp.
In 2006, this premium Aston became available in a Roadster option, giving discerning buyers the option of an open-air symphony of the naturally-aspirated V8. The soft top, electronically operable at speeds up to 30 mph retained all of the coupe’s style while available in complementary fabric selections to the body colors.
Released in 2001, the Vantage S emerged as a performance-focused version of the luxury GT coupe. With improved engine intake ventilation and power output of 430 hp, the Vantage S has an improved 0-60 mph time of four seconds flat. Tightened and refined suspension in combination with high-performance tires and cast lightweight aluminum 19 in wheels, the Vantage S delivers a superior driving experience over the stock Vantage.
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Used Aston Martin Vanquish For Sale
Unveiled at the North American International Auto Show in 1998, the Aston Martin Vanquish for sale represented the next step in the marque’s lineup of V12 powered grand touring coupes. Put into production in 2001, the car housed a 5.9-liter V12 that produced 450 hp. Reaching 60 mph from a stand still in 4.5 seconds and a top speed of 190 mph, the car packed the luxury and speed it promised in James Bond’s Die Another Day and other screen appearances.
In 2004, the S became available, capable of a higher top speed of 199 mph due to its improved aerodynamics and other minor weight cutting alterations. Production of the line temporarily ended July 19, 2007 with the planned closing of the brand’s Newport Pagnell production facility.
In 2012, a new generation emerged, much changed from its predecessor and featuring several design cues from the exclusive One-77. The new car rode on a lighter aluminum and carbon composite monocoque and aluminum subframe, improving weight and performance. In addition to these structural changes, the V12 retained its displacement but increased its output to 565 hp. Aesthetically, the new car features a derivative of the classic grille, with a more streamlined profile approach than its predecessor.
In 2013, the car became available in a convertible option as the Volante. Slightly slower by .2 seconds to 60 mph in the 2014 model and heavier due to its additional structural reinforcement to compensate for its open top, the Volante provides a refined open-top grand touring experience for drivers and passengers.
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