Aston Martin DB9 - the first model the company produced on the newest and modern factory in Gaydon, Warwickshire County. And also the first model built in line with the new strategy of BH (vertical / Horizontal) Platform, which will be based on all further offers of the company. The developers claim that this \"vertical-horizontal platform\" provides a hitherto unprecedented lightness and rigidity of the structure as a whole. With the DB9 Aston Martin in the history of a new chapter. After DB9 not only the most advanced model in the company\'s portfolio, it is the ancestor of a series of \"mismatched\" British supercars.
Thanks to the original design of the door opening they rise up to 12 degrees. Interior DB9 - sample successful combination of traditionalism and modernity. There is not any shiny surface - a brushed aluminum and rubbed with a special oil (for the best manifestation of texture) tree.
Aluminum instrument panel, bearing the engraved with the arms of the company, in addition to four analog scales accommodates a pair of high-resolution liquid crystal displays - they service information is displayed on-board computer.
Around the \"family\" chronograph grouped on the central console control panel navigator, \"climate\" and has a 10 speaker audio system Linn. Just above - buttons, heads modes \"automatic\" (in the version with the \"mechanics\" lever is in the usual place) located between them decorated with \"winged\" logo transparent engine start button.
The power unit DB9 - 6-liter in-shape \"Dozen\" is the third generation B12 Ford. Setting a new distribution and crankshafts, refined the exhaust system, lubrication and injection control, the designers have removed 450 \"horses\" at 6000 rpm. / Min. and 570 Nm of torque at 5000 rpm. / min. With such motor vehicle runs at a maximum speed of 300 km / h and acceleration to hundreds, depending on the transmission is 4.7 seconds. (With 6-speed \"mechanics\") or 4.9 seconds. (With 6-step \"automatic\" controlled \"by wire\"). This engine has become a very elastic: 70% of maximum torque developed at 1,500 rpm. Complete the picture of powerful brakes. The diameters of ventilated disc brakes front and rear - respectively, 355 and 330 mm. Plus Brake Assist EBA. And not to give the car to stray from the path of truth, provided the stabilizing helpers - ABS, EBD, TC, DSC.