Aston Martin celebrates its victories obtained at the Nurburgring circuit competition with a special edition V8 Vantage model, named Aston Martin Vantage SP10. Aston Martin has announced the launch of a special edition Vantage model. It’s the V8 edition, which was named Aston Martin Vantage SP10 and brings a little more power and a more aggressive spirit.
According to the official press release issued by the British manufacturer, the new edition comes to celebrate the victory of Aston Martin Vantage GT4 in the VLN race series held on the Nurburgring circuit. The name comes from the SP10 class, where the British supercar competed.
To differentiate from the basic version, Aston Martin Vantage SP10 relies on a slightly modified exterior look, with elements borrowed from its brother, V12 Vantage, along with the active evacuation system. Available in Coupe and Roadster, Aston Martin Vantage SP10 received an exclusive set of wheels, Ceramic Grey metallic, a carbon fiber front extension and deflector made of the same material. The exterior received a black theme same as the inside, where we find Alcantara upholstery on seats as well as on the steering wheel.
Aston Martin Vantage SP10 Photos
Aston Martin Vantage SP10 Specs
Under the bonnet we have some Important changes, where the total power increased by 10 bhp. Thus, the 4.7-liter V8 unit gets to produce 436 horsepower and 490 Nm, enough for a sprint from 0 to 62 mph (100 km/h) in 4.5 seconds and a top speed of 190 mph (305 km/h).
An absolute novelty is also given by a six-speed manual transmission. Optionally, customers can order a gearbox with seven sequential steps that shifts up to 20% faster than the standard Vantage S gearbox.
The price for Aston Martin Vantage SP10 was set at 96,635 euros and this model will be offered exclusively in Europe.