Aston Martin DB9
Today Aston Martin DB9, even after the change of the company's flagship, is considered the most reasonable choice among all the Aston Martin models. Because its form of beauty and style are the most balanced with the rest of the consumer qualities: dynamism, comfort and practicality. It is worth noting that its pricing policy makes Aston Martin DB9 the most attractive offer of all cars of British brand.
Aston Martin DB9 is structurally different from all previous Aston Martin models, it is enough to look in the section of the central tunnel: there is a link between the rear axle and engine - carbon driveshaft, which weighs considerably lighter than steel and has a lower moment of inertia. Developers actively fought over weight of the vehicle: with the exception of the frame, the bonnet, roof and rear wings are made of aluminum. The front fenders and trunk lid are made of composite materials. All together has produced a small gain in weight, compared to Aston Martin's previous model DB7, doubling the stiffness of the body and richer equipped car.
In 2008, Aston Martin carried out restyling of the coupe and cabriolet of DB9. The most significant changes were in the interior and powertrain. The engine boosted to 470 hp, while the torque was increased to 600 Nm. Acceleration to 100 km / h in the updated version of Aston Martin DB9 takes 4.6 seconds. Maximum speed increased from 299 to 306 km / h. A restyled version received a new grille with five horizontal slats instead of seven.
In mid-2010 Aston Martin DB9 went again easy restyling that undoubtedly added "fresh blood" to one of the veteran of the company. It should be noted that the vehicle including adaptive chassis equipped as in older DBS. The price for Aston Martin DB9 Coupe starts from $183,700, while for its Convertible version the price is around $198,700.
Featured Reviews 2016-2017
2016 Chevrolet Captiva - changes, design, exterior, interior
The current generation of Chevrolet Captiva has survived the third restyling in its history. The updated crossover was presented at the motor show in Dubai. However, new design was stayed unnoticed and there are little information about redesigned crossover on the internet. As official pictures of 2016 Chevrolet Captiva are very few, it is difficult to disscuss novelty in detail. The ... read more
2016 Kia Optima - redesign, appearance, engines
New model 2016 Kia Optima debuted in 2015, while on sale it will appear only in 2016. Details about the new product weren't disclosed yet, moreover the company tried to keep in secret the car long time therefore earlier it was possible to find only images of photospies in the Internet. But recently the official presentation of the car was ... read more
2017 Alfa Romeo Giulietta - specs, redesign, pictures, video
The company Alfa Romeo introduced the updated hatchback 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulietta, which differs from before the restyled version both in terms of design as well as technically. World premiere of the novelty will be held at the Geneva Motor Show 2016. New 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulietta to get another black front bumper and grille, but the shape of the ... read more
2017 Acura MDX - update, interior, specs, equipment
Recently, luxury car manufacturer Acura has presented the third generation of Acura MDX. Main changes can be seen on the front part of 2017 Acura MDX with completely new radical grille Diamond Pentagon instead of Power Plenum. Profile and its architecture remind privileges of the company products with large size, and serious awesome appearance. Also, there is a large trunk ... read more
2017 Honda Avancier - exterior, interior, changes
Presented at the Beijing Motor Show in the spring of 2016 the crossover 2017 Honda Avancier put into mass production. Sales of the car is to be made only in China. The novelty 2017 Honda Avancier has a massive grille and stylish LED HEADLIGHTS. Headlights and grille has a chrome finish. The car is made in the style of the latest ... read more