Aston Martin revealed the DB11 Volante, and it’s greater than only a DB11 coupe with out the roof. The convertible receives a four.Zero-liter twin-turbo V-Eight as the one engine choice, leaving out the 5.2-liter V-12 that’s supplied on the coupe model.
The Aston Martin DB11 Volante makes 503 hp and 513 lb-ft of torque, producing the identical hp however extra torque than the coupe’s V-Eight. That’s a far cry from the V-12 coupe’s 600 hp and 516 lb-ft of torque, however nonetheless nothing to sneeze at. The four,134-pound convertible comes with a well-known eight-speed automated transmission in addition to electrical energy steering and limited-slip differential with dynamic torque vectoring. Hitting 60 mph takes four.1 seconds from a standstill, Aston Martin says. Prime velocity is 187 mph.
The Volante options an eight-layer cloth roof that pops up in 14 seconds and down once more in 16. Drivers can function the highest remotely with the important thing fob or whereas driving at speeds as much as 31 mph. Shade decisions for the hood embody Bordeaux Crimson, Black Silver, or Grey Silver.
Like its coupe counterpart, the DB11 Volante includes a single-piece aluminum hood. It’s round 57 kilos lighter than its predecessor, the DB9 Volante, and boasts 20 % extra cargo room with the up to date hood system. A deployable spoiler improves downforce.
Inside, the Volante options new wooden or carbon-fiber veneer panels on the seat backs. Normal gear contains heated entrance seats, an Acantara headliner, 360 diploma encompass view parking cameras, and navigation, and consumers can splurge for non-compulsory DB11 embroidered headrests, customized sill plates, or a brand new wind deflector.
Aston Martin is at the moment taking orders for the DB11 Volante, which begins at $219,581. Deliveries start within the first quarter of 2018.