9 December 2016

The 2017 Nissan GT-R versus Aston Martin V12 Vantage S manual is an old-school versus new-school shootout.

The Aston Martin V12 Vantage S does things the old-fashioned way. It has a monster V12 under is nose, driving the rear wheels through a manual gearbox.

The MY2017 Nissan GT-R does things the newfangled way: there is a turbocharged V6, fiendishly clever four-wheel drive and a dual-clutch automatic gearbox.

Both cars have the same 563bhp, but which will be faster around our track? And, crucially, which will be more fun?

Watch the above video to find out.

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10 February 2017
A V12 and a manual box. Two of the very best things.

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