The engine is a masterpiece of engineering skill, providing tremendous speeds all through the gears.
It earns only praise for its strikingly distinctive and contemporary appearance.
It carries many features forward from the super exclusive One-77 from, the same stable.
It earns plaudits from the motoring press for its silky smooth automatic transmission.
Despite being a convertible, the Virage Volante is more than comfortable even on long road trips.
The Aston Martin Virage Volante's cabin has been described as beautifully crafted.
Aston Martin traditionalists and James Bond lovers complain that there is no manual transmission available, not even as an optional extra.
Fast though it may be, there are faster cars on the road than the Aston Martin Virage Volante.
If you have to ask the price you cannot afford it.