2023 Aston Martin DBS
The 2023 Aston Martin DBS has been nicknamed the world’s most expensive hairdryer. It’s a convertible, and they used the fancy name volante to describe it. Undoubtedly, the DBS is one of the greatest-looking vehicles out there, all thanks to its outstanding features.
The vehicle's roof takes roughly 16 seconds to fully close, which is ideal for those weather changes. The car also accelerates from 0 to 100km in just 3.6 seconds, with the maximum being 340kms. Without a doubt, if you’re into sports cars, this is the car for you. It won’t come cheap, but you can’t question what you get for your money.
Specifications of the Aston Martin DBS
- Fuel type - Petrol
- Body type - Convertible
- City Mileage - 5kms per litre
- ARAI Mileage - 8kms per litre
- Engine Displacement - 5935 cc
- Number of Cylinders - 12
- Seating Capacity - 2
- Max Torque - 570 Nm @5750rpm
- Max Power - 510 bhp @6500rpm
- Transmission - Automatic
- Fuel tank capacity - 80liters
Anti-lock brakes: The ABS brakes of the new Aston Martin can detect when a tyre stops rotating due to harsh braking and will control the brake pressure to allow the tyre to continue to rotate, allowing the vehicle to turn even while braking.
Stability control: This automatically senses when the limits of handling the vehicle are exceeded and reduces engine power or applies the brakes to assist the driver in not losing control of the car.
Airbags: The vehicle is fitted with airbags. It has front impact airbags, side impact airbags, overhead airbags, and knee airbags. These were designed to keep the driver safe, no matter the type of impact or collision they encounter.
Pretensioners: These work by tightening the seat belts to hold the driver in place during a collision.
Security system: The vehicle can detect any unwanted vehicle intrusion. It can disable the ignition, preventing it from starting if the original key isn’t inserted.
The Aston Martin is also equipped with power steering, automatic climate control and a multi-function steering wheel.
What's New in the 2023 Model
Aston Martin has made some major changes to this model, and one of the most significant changes is the new infotainment system which will remove the trackpad to add the latest touchscreen interface. The MBUX system will inspire the updated infotainment.
There will also be some updates to the suspension, engine and gearbox, although they will retain the 5.2 litre V12. The design is also expected to change.
The Aston Martin is one vehicle that will get your adrenalin racing. It’s a beautiful looking convertible, and is also undoubtedly one of the fastest cars to excite any sports car lover. —------