The Aston Martin Rapide is one of the most gorgeous sedans on the road, but is it more than just a pretty face? We brought the Rapide to the Edmunds.com test track to see just what sort of capabilities its sonorous V12 engine and DB9-derived chassis deliver. Acceleration was tested with 0-60 and quarter-mile tests, while braking was calculated using 60-0. Handling tests included a timed slalom and two trips around a skid pad to generate a lateral acceleration calculation.
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