Until the introduction of the Aston Martin DBS, the first edition of the Aston Martin Vanquish was the fastest and most expensive sports cars in the British luxury carmaker Aston Martin. Under the hood of the Aston Martin Vanquish, a 460-hp twelve-cylinder engine was fitted with a maximum torque of 542 Nm. Established in 2004, the British engineers a stronger variant of this model: The Aston Martin Vanquish S is equipped with the same engine has a significantly improved performance. With 528 hp and a maximum torque of 577 Nm, the sprint to 100 km / h managed in just 4.8 seconds and the top speed ends at about 320 km / h 2007 was the last Aston Martin Vanquish from the tape. A 6.0-liter V12 with 573 hp under the hood of the DBS now trumps : since autumn 2012 is now the second generation of the sports car is sold. 620 Nm of torque help the Aston Martin Vanquish in 4.1 seconds on road level, the maximum estimated en English blacksmith to 295 km / h Unfortunately, there are no convertible version of the Aston Martin Vanquish, but with the Aston Martin Vantage Roadster or the Aston Martin DB9 Volante get fresh air fans definitely get their money.