At the IAA 2011 in Frankfurt, the English blacksmith for sports cars Aston Martin Virage Volante V12 introduced for the first time before the general public. The new Cabriolet model extends the range of the British and introduces the new Aston Martin Virage Volante V12 between BD9 and DBS. The noble fellowship is clearly directed towards Maranello and the Maserati GranCabrio will also attack and summon an alternative when buying a new car next to the Ferrari. Enough for fun in the luxurious Aston Martin Virage Volante V12 is taken care of, but provides a V12 convertible in his service. The 6.0 liter engine is comprehensive with 497 hp and a maximum torque of 570 Nm that in this price range runs past this convertible from England no way. In addition to many electrical helpers in the new Aston Martin Virage Volante V12 especially the Touchtronic II six-speed transmission shifts the gears buttery soft to the convertible with the top speed 299 km / h is reached. For the sprint from a Aston Martin Virage Volante V12 requires mere 4.9 seconds for the speedometer needle points to 100 km / hr.