Aston Martin DBS Superleggera

Gaydon (UK), 27. June 2018

At the beginning of June 2018 fluttered us erlk├Ânig images from the DBS Superleggera into the house, now Aston Martin introduces the finished model. From 1967 to 1972 there was a DBS, now the three characters are revived. But the second part of the name, Superleggera, is known, namely from the DB4, 5 and 6.

5.2-Liter V12 with 725 HP

The new Super GT-the flagship is the replacement for the Vanquish s 2+2-seater newbie is 4.71 meters long and only 1.28 meters high. The dry weight is specified at 1.7 tonnes. The car is based on the aluminium Chassis of the DB11, with the front forged double wishbones and the rear a sophisticated multi-link Layout. As standard is supplied the car with adaptive dampers and a drive mode selection. The driving force represents a 5.2-Liter Biturbo V12. The latter is a monstrous 725 HP and 900 Newton meters of torque, the Latter of which is available between 1,800 and 5,000 rpm. The engine is low and as far back as possible, in order to achieve an optimal weight distribution and a lower center of gravity.

In 3.4 seconds to 100 kph

The transmission of power to the rear wheels via a newly developed eight-speed automatic from ZF. Furthermore, a mechanical limited-slip differential and a Torque Vectoring which is implemented by means of the braking of individual wheels. This Setup is supposed to connect according to Aston Martin the Best of two worlds: the explosive reaction of a super sports car and sophistication of a genuine GT. The Sprint to 100 kph in just 3.4 seconds, with at least proves the first statement. Well, you can limited a note because of the same figures, the maximum speed sequence: 340 km/h.

Market launch in the third quarter

The standard equipment includes LED headlights, a leather interior, a Keyless access and Start, an audio system with 8.0-inch Display, DAB Radio and a navigation function, as well as a 360-degree include, for example, all-round vision system, including the Parking assistant. As standard the car is rolling wheels on 21-inch. Market launch for the DBS Superleggera is in the third quarter of 2018, so between July and September. The prices start at 274.995 Euro.(sl)