During today’s online presentation, held at the headquarters of Aston Martin was presented new model Speedster V12. The car was created by the division “Q”, which specializiruetsya individual customization Aston Martin models. There will be a total of 88 instances Speedster V12.
From an engineering point of view Speedster V12 is a supercar, built on an aluminum platform, which combines elements from the models of DBS and Vantage Superleggera. Front mounted double-wishbone suspension, rear – multi-link, the dampers can be configured by using three driving modes. Brake system with carbon-ceramic discs.
Under the hood (closer to the center of the car) mounted V12 engine with a volume of 5.2 L. Made of aluminum and equipped with two turbines, it produces 700 HP and 753 Nm of torque. When paired with 8-speed automatic ZF gearbox, it allows the car to change the first “hundred” for 3.5 and reach the maximum (electronically limited) 300 km/h Rear differential of the car – samolechenie.
The body is almost completely made of carbon fiber. In the design of the Speedster you can find some of the features of the model Vantage, a new interpretation of the classic DBR1 (Le Mans winner 1959) as well as the elements, the inspiration for which served as the Boeing F/A-18 (the car was created also in collaboration with this manufacturer of the aircraft). Of course, don’t forget about the concept car in a body “Speedster” Aston Martin CC100, presented in 2013, and issued in two copies.
Aston Martin CC100
Like the exterior design, the interior of the car is a balance of new and classic. Aluminium and chrome, and carbon fiber are combined with leather, embroidered by hand. The display on the center is more an addition to the overall interior architecture, what is its dominant element. Most attention in the salon attracted red tissue elements instead of handles, and glove box, which has evolved into the leather bag.
Starting price of Aston Martin V12 Speedster – 765 thousand pounds. The first buyers will receive this car at the beginning of 2021.