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  Aston Martin Rapide
2010 - 2013
Aston Martin Rapide
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Metric   Imperial
Class Luxury
Body 4 Door 5 Seat
Layout Front Engine
Rear Drive
Transmission 6 Speed Automatic
Number Built  
Type Conventional
Details V12
362 in3 
Max Power
470 bhp @rpm 
Max Torque
443 lb/ft @rpm 
Power to Weight
245 bhp/ton 
Torque to Weight
231 lbft/ton 
Specific Output 79 bhp/litre 
Bore x Stroke
Fuel Cons
19 mpg 
Emissions 355 g/Km Co2 
Top Speed
189 mph 
0 - 30 mph
0 - 60 mph
4.8 sec 
0 - 100 mph
10.9 sec 
0 - 124 mph
17.4 sec 
0 - 186 mph
30 - 70 mph
Standing qtr Mile
13.1sec @108mph 
60 - 0 mph
0 - 100 - 0 mph
Ring Lap Time  
Lateral Accn  
Drag Cd  
197.6 in 
75.9 in 
53.5 in 
4299 lbs 
Wheels (F/R)
Tyres (F/R)
Fuel Capacity
Pricing (2016)
New Price £n/a
Used Price £55000 - £80000

The Aston Martin Rapide represents the companies first four door saloon in over 20 years, since the demise of the wedge like Lagonda in 1989.

The Rapide is powered by the smooth V12 from the DB9, slightly uprated to 470bhp. Performance is healthy, for a car of it's size, with 0-60mph in under 5 seconds and a near 190mph maximum. It is certainly a good looking car, akin to a stretched DB9, but perhaps a little longer than expected.

Despite favourable reviews and a not unreasonable 150k asking price, sales were far slower than expected, leading to Aston Martin heavily cutting back production. The Rapide was succeeded by the more powerful Rapide S in 2013.

Overall Rating Money No Object Bargain Rating BHP/ (x1000)
71% 71% 4% 7
Ranks 327 of 771 Ranks 333 of 771 Ranks 286 of 771 Ranks 267 of 771

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