British carmaker Aston Martin has declassified a new modification of the model V12 Vantage, which received in the S prefix name.
The model received a more powerful engine, seven-speed robotized transmission instead of a six-speed “mechanics”, adaptive suspension and a lower weight, sends Motorauthority.
The main difference between the new engine from its predecessor, sets the standard V12 Vantage, is the new Bosch engine management system and additional 55 horsepower.
Also, now at 1000 rpm the torque is 510 Nm instead of 440, as before.
Improvement of dynamic characteristics has been achieved, including, by reducing the weight of the model 15 kilograms.
These modes also control the engine throttle response, gear change speed, exhaust system work and effort on the steering wheel.
Last is equipped with electronically controlled hydraulic power steering ZF Servotronic.
Easy and sports exhaust system borrowed from the unique supercar One-77 – the only Aston Martin, which the novelty is inferior in speed.
From him V12 Vantage S coupe went brake mechanisms Brembo with carbon-ceramic discs and layout of the grille.
As an option the interior can be designed in Alcantara and carbon fiber.
Aston Martin V12 Vantage S is first shown to the public at the Festival of Speed at Goodwood in July of 2013.
Sales model, a preliminary estimate of the cost of which is 200 thousand dollars, will be the end of the year.