2017 Aston Martin DB11

2017 Aston Martin DB11
Some might think why use V-12 when turbo four or V-8 is available which provides balance shifts thus making a good job. Here V-12 is triple axis tourbillon enhancing quartz engine world. 2017 Aston comes up with revised aluminium platform with stampings indirectly generates more cockpit space. 2018 is going to see Aston Vanguish with more style and power, 2019 might see DBX crossover.

2017 DB11 is able to dampen deep strokes due to three suspension modes, enforces one's to sit on heels under acceleration. Steering response, weight and tune are inline but not sharp and quiet at high speed. Manual shift is less pleasururable due to long throw at tranmission pedal. Aston DB11 in Sport Plus mode becomes more aggressive.

2017 DB11 is wider, longer and lesser in height than DB9. Equipped with LED lights, roof strake, raked C pillar, reduced edges. Strakes specifical mechanical objective is to frame AeroBlades in rear haunches to direct wind through body, to reduce drag speed. Available in polished aluminium, body color or anodized black. C4 Corvetter like clamshell, small winglets reduces inside air pressure .

New 5.2 liter twin turbo V-12 , older version had 5.9 naturally aspirants. 5.2 four valve, port injection , 60 degree block , makes it totally a new engine. With V-12 and eight speed automatic able to produce 660 horsepower at 6500 revs and 516 lb-ft of torque at 1500 rpm.

Interior having frilly broque work on center armrest and door with leather, Florentine leather on steering wheel, plain seats or ornamental stitching in upgrade. Trim available with wood or carbon fiber. Motorized center armrest or storage bin lid. Buyer may prefer automatic door sealers over mechanical.

V-12 still create wonders in this perfect DB11 vehicle.

Starting Price $214,820
Vehicle Type 2 door coupe, front engine, rear wheel drive
Engine twin-turbocharged, intercooled DOHC 48-valve V-12, port fuel injection
Transmission 8-speed automatic, manual shifting mode
Horsepower 600 hp @ 6500 rpm
Torque 516 lb-ft @ 1500 rpm
Displacement 318 cu in
Wheelbase 110.4 in
Length 186.6 in
Width 76.4 in
Height 50.4 in
Curb weight 4300 lb
Passenger volume 76 cu ft
Cargo volume 10 cu ft
0-60 mph 3.9 secs.
0-100 mph 12.3 secs.
Top speed 200 mph
Fuel economy (city/highway) 13/22 mpg
Pros attractive, 12 drummers
Cons speed camera, back seat with no outcome