The Aston Martin DB11 is one of the supercars that debuted at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show. The new model 2017 Aston Martin DB11 is designed to replace the DB9. The British automobile manufacturer is planning to equip the vehicle with more innovative features and the latest technologies in the automotive industry. The luxury coupe will definitely provide better speeds and improved engine performance.
2017 Aston Martin DB11 – Body Style and Innovations in the Dashboard:
The automaker will borrow a new design platform from the Mercedes AMG GT division. This design architecture will involve the use of lightweight materials, and thus, will improve the car’s speed and fuel efficiency. The entire exterior will look sportier and more aerodynamic than before.
The front end of 2017 Aston Martin DB11 will resemble that of the DB9. You can expect the usual Aston Martin grille and some distinctive LED headlamps to this end. The bonnet will be long and front-hinging while the roof will be sloping backward. Concerning rear end, the car will get C-shaped tail lights and large feeders giving this end an aggressive look. With a wide range of colors and detailing options, the interior of 2017 Aston Martin DB11 will be magnificent and satisfying. The cabin will be spacious enough to offer hassle-free headspace and leg room. There will also be a luggage compartment to keep your personal belongings safe throughout the ride.
Equipped with advanced technological features, 2017 Aston Martin DB11 will be more convenient than the previous model. You can expect an 8-inch TFT infotainment screen surrounded by a myriad of both digital and mechanical controls. The car will also get a more powerful audio system, a new satellite navigation system, and rectangular A/C vents. On the side of safety and security, 2017 Aston Martin DB11 will come with a 360-degree camera, lane keeping assist, auto park assist, blind-spot monitors, adaptive cruise control, seat belts, ABS, and airbags, among other features.
2017 Aston Martin DB11 – Engine Specs:
You can expect two engine options from the upcoming DB11. According to the automaker, the car will get a 5.2-liter V12 engine capable of generating 602 hp and 517 lb-ft. It will also get a 4.0-liter V8 engine which is used in the Mercedes AMG. This powerhouse is rated at 521 hp and 406 lb-ft.
The two engines will be mated to an 8-speed automatic ZF transmission system. With the V12 engine, the car will accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in 3.9 seconds. The top speed will be 200 mph. In order to improve the car’s fuel economy and environment friendliness, the automaker will equip the powertrain with a stop-start system and an intelligent bank activation system. The fuel consumption figures are estimated at 17 mpg in city and 23 mpg on the highway.
2017 Aston Martin DB11 – Price, Release Date and Competition:
Just like other supercars, Aston Martin DB11 will be an expensive vehicle. You can expect to break the bank to own the car. It will have a base price of $211,995. As for the release date, the exotic car will be seen in showrooms and dealers’ shops in late 2016.