NEW FOR 2011:

- All-new model

Entering its first full model year, the Aston Martin Rapide is an all-new vehicle for 2011. It’s the company’s first production four-door sports car.

The Rapide uses a 6.0-litre V12 with rear mid-mounted six-speed automated transmission with shift paddles.

Features include 20-inch alloy wheels, automatic front and rear climate control, bi-xenon headlamps, LED taillights, tilt and telescopic steering wheel, adaptive damping system, electronic parking brake, full-grain leather interior, power seats with memory, heated front and rear seats, walnut trim, auto-dimming rear-view mirror, garage door opener, electroluminescent gauges, LED map lights and ambient lighting, trip computer, cruise control, navigation system, Bluetooth connectivity, Bang & Olufsen MP3 sound system, iPod interface, USB and auxiliary input, power-folding mirrors, front and rear parking sensors, tire pressure monitoring system, keyless entry, and trunk-mounted umbrella.

Available options include cooled front and rear seats, rear-seat DVD system, colour-keyed steering wheel, personalized sill plaques, cigarette lighter, and deletion of the exterior badges.