ASTON MARTIN DB 11 & VANTAGE | NEW DELHI | INDIA
Updated: Dec 21, 2019
In the history of Aston Martin, there have been a lot of rebirths, the latest is the debut of Vantage.
The Aston Martin Vantage also popular as V8 Vantage is a 2-door coupé sports car manufactured by British car brand Aston Martin Lagonda Limited.
The Vantage was launched on 21st November in 2017.
It uses 4.0 litre twin-turbocharged V8 engine from Mercedes-AMG’s M177 that has a power output of 503hp. Vantage has the capability of accelerating from 0-100km/h in 3.6 seconds, and can reach the top speed of 314km/h. The Vantage uses 7-speed manual and 8-speed automatic gearbox.
Compared to other Aston Martin cars vantage has a very different design inspired by the track only Vulcan, specifically the front grille that helps in efficient engine cooling and DB10 that appeared in spectre.
The DB11 is designed by Aston Martin’s head of design, Marek Reichman. It has a number of new and unique features, including new roof strakes that separate the body from the roof, and the "Aeroblade" intakes in the front strakes.
It comes in 6 different variants; DB11 V12, DB11 V8, DB11 Volante, DB11 AMR, DBS Superleggera and DBS Volante. DB11 V12
It uses 5.2 litre twin-turbocharged V12 engine called the AE31 that has a power output of 600hp. It has the capability of accelerating from 0-100km/h in 3.6 seconds, and can reach the top speed of 322 km/h. The DB11 is equipped with 8-speed automatic transmission.
DB11 V8 In the summer of 2017, The V12 version was joined by V8. It uses 4.0-litre M177 twin-turbocharged engine by Mercedes-AMG. It results in weight reduction of 115kg, compared to V12 version. The V8 has a power output of 503hp and can accelerate from 0-100km/h in 4 seconds. It has a top speed of 301km/h.