The British company Aston Martin is considering the launch of the small-scale production spetsversii compact model Cygnet, equipped with 12-cylinder power unit.
This development is only possible if sufficient demand appears on this vehicle.
Engineers have studied the possibility of equipping the Aston Martin Cygnet powerful 6-liter V12 engine and concluded that the engine is well placed in the engine compartment of the car even without significant alteration of the department.
There is information that the Aston Martin Cygnet will get several derated version of the V12 engine, which is at the Vantage and DB9 sports car produces 517 horsepower.
In addition, the British experts to solve the problem of the increased weight of the car and upgrade the steering.
At the moment the CD car Aston Martin Cygnet, incidentally, is the option perelitsovannym Toyota iQ model, only available with a 4-cylinder 1.33-liter 98-strong unit.
From zero to the first “hundred” such car accelerated almost 12 seconds.
Good news for fans of the brand – there is information that Aston Martin crossover will be built on the platform of the Mercedes G-Class.
Most likely, the top configuration model will be equipped with a 6-liter engine the V12, which produces 517 horsepower.
It is also possible to install motors with a smaller volume.
Even there is a possibility of creating a hybrid version.