After the most hyped debut of DB9 in 2003, Aston Martin has once again released a flagship car that is taking the world by storm. Symbolizing the epitome of luxury and class, the 2017 Aston Martin DB11 is a vehicle every bit worth the hype generated. Based on a new design theme named “Second Century”, this vehicle has achieved stunning visuals by balancing a mix of contemporary and traditional design elements. Also, this model boasts of an energized powertrain along with ultra comfortable cabin that will impress like no other car on the market.
2017 Aston Martin DB11 – Exterior and Interior Design
The Design behind the construction of this car has been no doubt inspired by DB10. Features that are quite similar to DB10 include the grille, which occupies most of the model’s nose area while its hood has been kept same as DB10. The assumptions of car experts turned out to be true as they predicted this unusual turn of an event even before 2017 Aston Martin DB11 made its debut at the Geneva Auto Show. When viewed from the side, differences become apparent as you can see sportier quarter windows, a long hood that has been a trademark, and robust rear fenders that look gorgeous. This model has become more aggressive in appearance while blending in the little intricasies of elegance, and is set to rule the roster once again.
Inside of the 2017 Aston Martin DB11, all the traditional elements that made its previous model famous can also be found here as well. Apart from highly comfortable leather covered seats, there’s a new touchpad and knob controlled placed on the lower end of the center console. Alcantara leather and 1000W Bang & Olufsen stereo system seem to be the highlight for passengers who are eager to experience the finest touch of luxury.
Drivers need not get disappointed, as this car has these features specially designed for them:
- TFT infotainment screen
- Multi-touch gesture for controlling
- Auto parking assist
- Updated satellite navigation system
- 360-degree camera
2017 Aston Martin DB11 – Engine and Performance
Under the hood, this DB11 2017 packs a heavy punch with a 5.2-liter twin-turbocharged engine with 12 cylinders. This engine has horsepower production capability of 600 and delivers 516 lb-ft torque. Its engine is mated to an 8-speed automatic gearbox that transfers power to this car’s rear wheels. Acceleration rate of Aston Martin DB11 is phenomenal as test drive results have shown that it can go from 0-62 mph in just 3.9 seconds while gaining the highest speed of 200 mph. Aston Martin has taken a different direction with its engine configuration by introducing the cylinder bank deactivation to keep harmful emissions under check. The silent start-up feature is also a welcome feature.
2017 Aston Martin DB11- Price and Release Date
This fantastic Aston Martin DB11 2017 belonging to the big leagues will cost $211,955 in the United States, which is approximately 12 percent more than the price of DB9. The 2017 Aston Martin DB11 is expected to roll out onto the streets by the fourth quarter of 2016. Competitors such as Maserati GranTurismo and BMW M6 are also preparing for their launch amidst much fanfare.