2018 Aston Martin DB11 AMR brings sharper edge to the DB11

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When Aston Martin revealed the V8 powered DB11 most reviewers were surprised. They were surprised it was much better to drive and lot more fun than the V12 variant. Now, to restore the balance, British carmaker has introduced 2018 Aston Martin DB11 AMR. The 2018 Aston Martin DB11 AMR is powered with twin-turbo 5.2 liter V12 engine that offers 630 horsepower and 700Nm of torque. It is an increment of 30hp over the DB11 V12 version and 127hp over the V8 variant. This particular powerful version of V12 is paired with recalibrated eight-speed automatic transmission.

2018 Aston Martin DB11 AMR takes 3.7 seconds to accelerate from 0 to 62mph and is able to hit the top speed of 208mph. Nonetheless, the major changes in the 2018 Aston Martin DB11 AMR can be found on the chassis. Aston Martin claims that new DB11 AMR will offer sharper responses and lot tighter control compared to the previous V12 model without skimping on its ride supply. To achieve this benchmark, DB11 AMR has got stiffer suspension bushings, slightly thicker anti-roll bars and revalved dampers. Spring rate has not been tweaked and remains the same.

The wheels on the 2018 Aston Martin DB11 AMR have been forged that saves 7.7lbs per corner. With respect to visual changes, there is not much to discuss about. There are few highlights in it such as darker headlights, and the car extensively uses carbon fiber trim on the bodywork. Aston Martin is also offering 100 Signature Editions that can be easily recognized by the lime-colored body stripe. Now, it’s time to analyze how good 2018 Aston Martin DB11 AMR is and for that let us watch the review from Carfection.

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