725-hp Aston Martin DBS Superleggera revealed before the premiere

725-hp Aston Martin DBS Superleggera revealed before the premiere

June 26, 2018 0 By autotimesnews

The web has published photos and a full specification of the new Aston Martin DBS Superleggera. The novelty, which will compete with the Ferrari 812 Superfast, will receive a turbocharged 5.2-liter V12 engine with a power of 725 horsepower and 900 Nm of torque.

At the heart of the Aston Martin DBS Superleggera is an aluminum platform with carbon fiber body panels. The weight of the supercar is 1,700 kilograms, which is 71 kilograms less than the DB11. Specially for the model, the engineers of the British brand changed the shape of the front splitter and ventilation slots, which allowed to achieve 180 kilograms of downforce – more than any other road Aston.

The V12 engine, giving a maximum torque in the range of 1800-5000 rpm, is combined with the upgraded eight-speed automatic transmission ZF. From the place to 60 miles per hour (97 kilometers per hour) DBS Superleggera accelerates in 3.4 seconds, to 100 miles per hour (161 kilometers per hour) – in 6.4 seconds.

The list of supercar equipment includes a mechanical self-locking differential, an understated adaptive suspension, a high-flow exhaust system with adjustable dampers, carbon-ceramic brake discs with six-piston calipers in front and four rear.

According to preliminary information, the price of Aston Martin DBS Superleggera will be about 300 thousand dollars. The first deliveries to customers will begin before the end of the year.

The previous Aston Martin DBS was equipped with a 5.9-liter V12 engine, the output of which was 517 horsepower and 570 Nm of torque. From the place to 100 km/h the supercar was accelerated in 4.3 seconds, and its maximum speed was 307 kilometers per hour.

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