2017 DB11 is Aston Martin's latest and greatest grand tourer, and it is an update to 2003's DB9. This modern sports car is equipped with the latest technology and powerful internals. Now, here's the latest round-up of update about 2017 Aston Martin DB11 specs, reviews and price.
Cars enthusiasts can always rely on Aston Martin in terms of design. The British car manufacturer has always been releasing gorgeous cars since it introduced the DB9 in 2003.
The Wired reported 2017 DB11 has a series of four hood vents that are more than just a styling feature. These vents cut high-pressure air from the front wheel arches to reduce lift. The aerodynamic technology helps the car to be stable while running at 200 mph. In addition, these innovations reflect Aston Martin's aim to advance DB11's performance without compromising the brand's classic proportions.
2017 Db11's curb weight is around 4,000 pounds, making it one of the lightest cars on the road. It also measures 15.5 feet long and 6.75 feet wide.
In terms of engine, Aston Martin's forthcoming car has massive machine underneath. It is armed with a 5.2-liter, twin-turbocharged V-12 that pumps out a healthy 600 horsepower, which is 90 more than the outgoing model. It can also deliver 516 foot-pounds of torque, which is available from just 1,500rpm. The combination of drivetrain, power and grip help the car to run from 0 to 60 mph in just 3.9 seconds.
The engine power of Db11 is routed to the rear wheels through an eight-speed transmission, installed in the back of the car for better weight distribution.
Tim Stevens of CNET says the engine of DB11 sounds great and very reliable on the road.
As for interiors, the driver will be welcomed by state-of-the-art interior design and latest car technology. The DB11 offers a completely redesigned infotainment and navigation system. It has 12-inch TFT LCD instrument display that replaces the analog gauges in the previous Aston Martin cars. Additionally, there's a new 8-inch LCD central screen that has sharp resolution. The driver can easily access the controls for audio, navigation, phone and climate functions.
DB11′s latest technology also includes parallel parking assistance, a 360-degree birds-eye camera, keyless start and a WiFi hub.
The starting price of 2017 Aston Martin DB11 is around $211,995. The initial deliveries of the car is expected to take place at the end of 2016. Click this link to pre-order now.