An eight-speed ZF transmission replaces the six-speed. The new transmission is more efficient, faster and lighter. The engine also gains 10 horsepower. The biggest change is a jump in fuel mileage, up to 14 city/22 highway, up 1 city and 3 highway.
An eight-speed ZF replaces the six-speed, improving highway mileage by two MPG: 13 city/21 highway. A rear camera is now standard. A special Carbon Edition in either monochrome white or black with lots of carbon fiber trim is available.
A new entry level V-8 Vantage GT will be the lowest priced Aston Martin, with more horsepower than the previous V-8 Vantage. The new Vantage will be unmistakeable, being offered in five different colors with contrasting trim, such as gun metal grey with bright yellow mirrors and grille surround. The V12 Vantage S is now also available as a Volante (convertible).