Aston Martin launches trio of new models -
22 December 2010

Aston Martin is releasing three special editions of its DB9 to celebrate the increased popularity of its tailor-made models.

Two of the editions - Carbon Black and Quantum Silver - offer sports specifications with a louder exhaust, black grilles, graphite tail pipes, 19in 10-spoke wheels and glass switchgear.

The other spec, Morning Frost, has pearlescent white paint, a different flavour of 19in wheels, magnum silver grilles and a piano black centre console.

All three of the cars have the standard spec of DB9 engine, a 6.0-litre V12 with 470bhp, and a Touchtronic II automatic transmission.

They’re available to order now, priced from £132,525 including VAT at 20 per cent.

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22 December 2010

It just goes to show that even premium manufacturers have to resort to special editions to shift stock during the lean times!

 

 

It's all about the twisties........

22 December 2010

I still want one for Christmas !!! in my dreams! :(

22 December 2010

Ah but can I order the black one with the wheels from the white one? Theoretically of course...

22 December 2010

All the DB9's are special if you ask me....Have not found a stocking big enough for one yet, but will keep looking and hoping!!

To live is to drive

22 December 2010

I think they should do a Toyota trimmed and badged edition to add a new dimension to the experience of visiting a Toyota showroom.

PaulJ

22 December 2010

[quote Paul J]I think they should do a Toyota trimmed and badged edition to add a new dimension to the experience of visiting a Toyota showroom. [/quote] lol as the youngsters say!

23 December 2010

Autocar = the official press office for aston martin special editions.

Question if all that Aston Martin offered was something as stupid as a graphite exhaust would Autocar make it their front page story? J

23 December 2010

The unveiling of three special editions is a way of keeping an interest in a car which is obviously not selling as well as hoped. Good to see they have decided to use a buzz word Quantum in a bid to give it a trendy name, but I though Quantum is the study of physics at the smallest level.

23 December 2010

Isn't it ironic that Lotus was able to get funding for future cars, yet Aston has not? Aston being the more famous, prestigious, luxurious, popular, internationally known etc. So sad that Aston can't raise a pound. j

23 December 2010

Even though I believe the technology is getting on a bit in the DB9 I still believe it looks amazing and when driving around Town it turns heads like nothing else on the road, amazing design and a classic.

For a GT car its perfect I will take mine in white with the 19s

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