2017 Aston Martin DB11 ReviewAugust 7, 2016
In the model range of the legendary British brand appear new sports coupe Aston Martin DB11. Ambitious plans for the British brand to expand its global presence in the automotive market in the coming years suggest that the new model Aston Martin DB11 in 2016 will ensure the success of this strategy.
New Aston Martin DB11 is traditional for the British manufacturer models lost his conservatism in the design of exterior and interior, but compared to its predecessor, Aston Martin DB9 began to look much more modern and has got a mass of modern electronics.
Aston Martin DB11 is based on a new modular VH platform and is equipped with a fully updated suspension, which is a proprietary company.
Body of new British two-door coupe class Gran Turismo is dynamic and charismatic, stylish and sporty, with firm radiator screen supplemented with horizontal slats, the new full-LED headlamps, athletic hood, powerfully swollen wheel arches, which freely placed 20 inch wheels Silver Diamond Turned with the tires Bridgestone S007 (on the front axle tire size – 255/40 ZR 20 on the rear axle – 295/35 ZR 20), inflated surface of the door, compact glazing, soaring dome roof, decorated with stylish flourishes stern LED marker lamps, bumper diffuser with a powerful and large exhaust pipes attachments.
The new sports car is 50 mm longer, 28 mm wider than its predecessor, and has increased by 65 mm wheelbase. Basically, it gives “opportunities for frills in front of the car.”
Under the hood of the Aston Martin DB11 is the petrol 5.2-liter bi-turbo V12 (608 hp 700 Nm), is equipped with start-stop systems, and deactivation of the cylinders under light loads. Torque from the engine is transmitted to the rear wheels via the propeller shaft made of carbon fiber and 8-gears automatic gearknob by ZF installed in the rear axle, available in a limited slip differential to help realize the huge power correctly. The dynamics of acceleration in the new British sports car from 0 to 100 km/h is 3.9 seconds, top speed 322 km/h, average fuel consumption according to the manufacturer 13.5 liters.
Exterior of the sports coupe is radically different from previous models of Aston Martin. The exterior features new items are present in DB10 model, released a limited edition of 10 copies specially for the James Bond film “Spectrum”, and some design elements of the such concept cars as DBX and CC100.
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