The Aston Martin Vanquish is a grand tourer that was introduced in 2001 as a successor to the ageing Virage range.
The first-generation V12 Vanquish, designed by Ian Callum and Dilip Chhabria, was unveiled at the 2001 Geneva Motor Show and was produced from 2001 to 2005. It featured as the official James Bond car in the film Die Another Day.
The Vanquish S was unveiled in 2004 with a more powerful engine and improved aerodynamics. The Vanquish S and V12 Vanquish were replaced by the DBS in 2007. In 2012 the Vanquish name was revived for the successor to the DBS