At the beginning of this year, Aston Martin unveiled the V12 Speedster. But there was a catch. All of the images released by the British car manufacturer were shot in a studio, so we didn’t get to see the car in direct sunlight.
But now we can because Aston Martin published the first pictures of a V12 Speedster prototype. The announcement was made because the Brits have started the dynamic testing of the car, and, as a result, we have live pictures of an actual vehicle.
The Aston Martin V12 Speedster, as you may have guessed, lacks a roof and a windshield and will be limited to 88 units. All the examples will be equipped with a V12 5.2 liter engine that can deliver 700 horsepower and 753 Nm peak of torque. The engine resources will be sent to the ground via an automatic eight speed transmission.
The price tag of this V12 Speedster is $950,000 USD before options and the first deliveries are scheduled to start in the first quarter of next year.