2024 Aston DB12 Volante: Flagship convertible revealed
Aston Martin has revealed its latest grand tourer for buyers who want to feel the wind in their hair.
Dubbed the Aston Martin DB12 Volante, this new convertible is set to make its global debut at Monterey Car Week in California this week.
Production of the new flagship convertible is set to start in the third quarter of this year, ahead of Australian deliveries commencing from the first quarter of 2024.
Unlike its recently revealed coupe counterpart, it features an electrically operated fabric convertible roof. It takes 14 seconds to open and 16 seconds to close, and can be used at speeds up to 50km/h and into a 50km/h headwind.
The soft-top comes standard in black, but can be had in red, blue, or black and silver.
Aston Martin claims to have developed the DB12 Volante alongside the coupe and says it retains “all the purity and exceptional sporting capabilities”.
Its bonded aluminium chassis remains unchanged, though key structural elements like the rear suspension upper mounting p