(4.3) 4 reviews
MSRP: $125,434$189,258
Body Style: Coupe
Combined MPG: 14-15
Engine: 510-hp, 6.0-liter V-12 (premium)
Drivetrain: Rear-wheel Drive
2012 Aston Martin DBS

Our Take on the 2012 Aston Martin DBS

Our Take

Sporting a 510-horsepower V-12, massive wheels and a low-slung hood, the DBS competes with supercars like the Ferrari 599 GTB and Lamborghini Gallardo. The rear-wheel-drive DBS crowns Aston Martin's lineup and is available as a coupe or convertible. It shares its platform with the similarly... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Gas mileage

Notable Features

  • New Garmin-based navigation system
  • 510-hp V-12
  • Six-speed manual or automatic transmission
  • Available seating for four
  • Coupe or convertible

4 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.


It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.