Aston Martin V12 Vantage 2023 – the last Vantage to use a V12 engine

To mark the end of the V12 engine, Aston Martin introduced the all-new V12 Vantage as a “noisy” goodbye to this legendary engine block.

The new Aston Martin V12 Vantage is the most powerful Vantage and also the last model with Aston Martin’s V12 engine. The 5.2-liter twin-turbocharged V12 engine is fine-tuned to produce a maximum capacity of 690 horsepower and 753 Nm of torque. With this power, the V12 Vantage is 187 horsepower and 68 Nm of torque stronger than the standard version.

aston-martin-v12-vantage-2023-chiec-vantage-cuoi-dung-dung-dong-co-v12

Power is transmitted to the rear wheels through an 8-speed automatic transmission, thanks to which this sports car can accelerate from a standstill to 96 km/h in 3.4 seconds and reach a maximum speed of 322 km/h. The car has a power/weight ratio of 385 horsepower/ton, a 20% improvement compared to the standard Vantage.

aston-martin-v12-vantage-2023-chiec-vantage-cuoi-dung-dung-dong-co-v12

To achieve that ratio, many details on the car have been applied with lightweight material technology. Carbon fiber is used for the engine cover, front bumper, and side skirts, while the rear has a composite bumper. The car uses an ultra-light dry battery while the new exhaust pipe, made of stainless steel, helps reduce the car’s weight by 7.2 kg.

aston-martin-v12-vantage-2023-chiec-vantage-cuoi-dung-dung-dong-co-v12

The V12 Vantage’s brake system is a ceramic – carbon fiber brake that is up to 23 kg lighter than steel brakes and operates more effectively, resisting wear at temperatures up to 800 degrees Celsius. The brake system has a diameter of 410 mm, brake pads. 6 pistons on the front wheel and 360 mm, 4 piston brake pads on the rear wheel. The car can also be equipped with 21-inch wheels made of lightweight materials, helping to reduce an additional 8 kg.

aston-martin-v12-vantage-2023-chiec-vantage-cuoi-dung-dung-dong-co-v12

To help the car achieve the best driving experience, Aston Martin has refined the shock absorbers with 50% greater stiffness on the front axle and 40% greater stiffness on the rear axle. At the same time, the anti-roll mechanism has also been improved by 5% on the front axle while the rear axle has been softened by 41%. The vehicle’s body stiffness is improved by 8% while lateral acceleration stiffness is improved by 6.7%.

aston-martin-v12-vantage-2023-chiec-vantage-cuoi-dung-dung-dong-co-v12 aston-martin-v12-vantage-2023-chiec-vantage-cuoi-dung-dung-dong-co-v12

In terms of appearance, the Aston Martin V12 Vantage has a 25% larger grille than the V8 engine version to meet the heat dissipation needs of a large engine. At the same time, the bonnet is also designed with large heat sinks. At the rear, the car is equipped with a large fixed wing with the ability to create 204 kg of downforce at maximum speed.

This model can also be customized through the Q personalization department with a variety of paint color options, smoke-painted lights and black-painted exhaust pipes. In addition, customers can also choose from many exterior color schemes in race car style or colored carbon.

aston-martin-v12-vantage-2023-chiec-vantage-cuoi-dung-dung-dong-co-v12

Inside, the cockpit has not changed too much. The car’s center armrest has an additional V12 logo while the luxury seats are replaced with 16-way electrically adjustable semi-aniline leather sports seats with heating function. The steering wheel is still equipped with a steering wheel with integrated function keys, suede-wrapped ceiling, 8-inch entertainment screen,…

aston-martin-v12-vantage-2023-chiec-vantage-cuoi-dung-dung-dong-co-v12

As for options, customers can upgrade to a premium sound system, carbon fiber package and 6-way adjustable sports seats, made of carbon fiber. This sports seat can save the car an additional 7.3 kg of weight.

aston-martin-v12-vantage-2023-chiec-vantage-cuoi-dung-dung-dong-co-v12 aston-martin-v12-vantage-2023-chiec-vantage-cuoi-dung-dung-dong-co-v12

Production of the Aston Martin V12 Vantage will be limited to just 333 units, although it has generated a lot of interest since it was first announced in December. To date, all have been pre-ordered and the car is expected to be discussed. Delivered in the second quarter of 2022.

Trả lời

Email của bạn sẽ không được hiển thị công khai. Các trường bắt buộc được đánh dấu *