Tuning: Mansory CYRUS based on Aston Martin DBS or DB9

24 09 2009

Mansory tuning house presents the Cyrus aerodynamic kit for the the Aston Martin DBS or the DB9. The Cyrus emphasises masculinity and power with the carbon fibre wing extensions, newly designed rear skirt with the integrated diffuser and provides space for four stainless steel and pipes of the sonorous sport exhaust system.

Mansory CYRUS tuning package based on Aston Martn DBS or DB9  img_1 | AutoWorld

The two slotted right domes on the carbon fibre bonnet send extra air into the 12 cylinder engine. The car squats on large 9×20 front and 10.5×21 rear specially-insincere striking rims wrapped in 255/30ZR20 front and 295/25ZR21 rear Dunlop Sport Maxx tyres. The coilover suspension has been adjusted to lower the centre of gravity and upgrade street property for providing the best road holding.

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New Aston Martin Cygnet Concept Car Officially Revealed (photos)

29 06 2009

The first ever Aston Martin‘s mini car has officially revealed. Basing on the Toyota iQ the Aston Martin Cygnet Concept is a mix of luxury, compactness and environmental friendliness. The car expected to go on sale before the end of next year with an estimated base price of about £20,000 or $30,000.

Aston Martin Cygnet Luxury Commuter Concept Car teaser img_1

The Chief Executive Dr Ulrich Bez says: “Now is the right time for Aston Martin to take this first bold action to board on this special mission – made feasible with the uphold of an organisation of Toyota’s standing and capability and the intelligent shoot and seamless city car container of the iQ.”

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New Aston Martin Rapide Production Version caught Uncovered (spy photos)

10 06 2009

The all-new Aston Martin Rapide sports car has spied completely uncovered sitting in a parking lot. The car is scheduled to be introduced at the September’s Frankfurt Motor Show, these photos show a car that will be stiff competition with rival Porsche Panamera, that cost from $89,000 to $132,600.

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The new Rapide will come with a 6.0-liter V12 generating 470 horsepower and 600 Nm of torque matching with a responsive Touchtronic gearbox. Performance records have not been released, but we assume the Rapide to situation records that are between the two Porsche Panamera V8 models, a 3.6 liter six cylinder generating 300 hp, a 400 horsepower 4.8 liter V8 engine, and a 500 hp turbocharged V8. Those cars go 0-60 mph in either 4 seconds or 4.8 seconds, depending on which engine is special.

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New Aston Martin Lagonda Concept Unveiled at Geneva Motor Show (photos)

4 03 2009

Aston Martin has officially revealed the new Lagonda crossover Concept at the 2009 Geneva Motor Show. The car return marks the 100th anniversary of the brand as adjective sedans and luxurious grand-tourers.

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The front grille and swage lines of the new Lagonda are an obvious nod to modern AM’s, but its near vertical nose, stretched headlamps and bulbous backside attempts to convey a mix of luxury and masculinity. The rear end very  similar with Bentley, but considering the Lagonda’s intended audience, that might not be a bad thing. In profile the thought skin a little kind of Aston Martin‘s front fender vents, a slopping roofline, an upward-sweeping rear passenger opening, flush mounted door handles, and immense 22″ wheels.

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New Aston Martin DBS Volante Officially Unveiled at Geneva Motor Show

4 03 2009

The new Aston Martin DBS Volante has officially revealed at the 2009 Geneva Motor Show. The new Volnate powering by Aston Martin‘s 6.0-litre V12 engine with 510bhp (380kW) and 570Nm (420 lb ft) of torque. Zero to 100km/h comes in 4.3 seconds and top end is 307km/h (191mph).

Aston Martin DBS Volante LIVE atGeneva Motor Show img_1

The two gearbox will be available: a 6-speed manual and a regular six-speed ‘Touchtronic’ that can be engaged via paddles. Keeping the car on the highway are 8.5′ x 20 Pirelli P Zero 245/35 front wheels and tyres as well as 11 x 20 Pirelli P Zero 295/30 at the rear. Stopping state comes from carbon stoneware brakes. Engineers have utilised actions like carbon fiber front wings, gumboot lid and fedora to moderate mass. The motorised retractable fabric roof can be opened in just 14 seconds. The new AM Volante weighs 1810kg which is alike to mid-sized German luxury sedans.

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Aston Martin DBS Volante Revealed with 510HP V12 (details and photos)

26 02 2009

Aston Martin has revealed the new DBS Volante ahead of its world debut at the 2009 Geneva Motor Show. The DBS Volante is Aston Martin’s 16th convertible in its 95 year record and represents the supreme combination of luxury with open air sports car performance. The motorised retractable fabric roof can be opened in just 14 seconds.


Powering by Aston Martin’s 6.0-litre V12 engine with 510bhp (380kW) and 570Nm (420 lb ft) of torque, the Volante is not just a puzzle’s car. Naught to 100km/h comes in 4.3 seconds and top end is 307km/h (191mph). It’s a right performance GT with two rear seats however Aston does concede the rear seats won’t be as drudgery as those of a typical vehicle. This is not a habitual car however, it’s a new DBS Volante.

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New Aston Martin V12 Vantage Revealed (details and photo)

4 02 2009

Aston Martin unveil first details for one of the fastest production cars in its 95-year history – the new V12 Vantage coupe, which will made it official debut at the 2009 Geneva Motor Show in March.


Based on the V8 Vantage, the new V12 Vantage skin an easily aspirated 6.0-litre V12 engine producing 510HP (517 PS), and 570 Nm (420 lb ft) of torque. Exclusively untaken with a six-velocity guidebook transmission, the rear-veer-oblige British sportscar has a top swiftness of 190 mph (305 km/h) and 0-62 mph (0-100 km/h) time of 4.2 seconds.

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