Here at the Geneva Motor Show 2012, Aston Martin have a huge presence. Not only are they displaying the updated V8 Vantage, they are also displaying the Aston Martin V8 Vantage S. The new model in the range is a sportier version of the V8 Vantage with a range of improvements to help it keep up with the competition.
The Aston Martin V8 Vantage S retains the 4.7 liter V8 engine but has an improved output of 436hp, 16hp more than the standard V8 vantage. The torque is improved from 470Nm to 490Nm. The top speed is announced to be 305km/h. The V8 Vantage S has an all new seven-speed Sportshift 2 gearbox. It also gets bigger discs and six pistons per wheel.
For more details on the Aston Martin V8 Vantage S, please visit our earlier post!