Monday, November 14, 2011

Aston Martin displays V12 Zagato model at the Dubai Motor Show



A range of super luxury and sports cars are being unveiled at the ongoing high profile Dubai Motor Show. The excitement among the car enthusiasts is at its best as leading sports car makers around the world are showcasing their latest models along with concepts of future cars. In a bid to make the most of this high profile platform, UK based super luxury sports car maker Aston Martin uncovered their all new V12 Zagato model last week at this Show.

According to company, It will be manufacturing limited numbers of this super sports car, all of which are believed to be sold out already. The Aston Martin V12 Zagato carries a price tag of $600,000.

The Aston Martin V12 Zagato model is loaded with a power packed 6.0L V12 48 valve engine which is capable of generating a peak power of 510 bhp @ 6,500 rpm along with 570 Nm torque @ 5,750 rpm. The powerful V12 Zagato model takes just 4.2 seconds to break the speed barrier of 100 km per hour. The powerful engine of the car helps it in reaching a top speed of 305 km per hour. The front mid mounted engine of the car is coupled with a rear mid mounted six speed manual transmission.

In a recent statement, Aston Martin CEO, Dr Ulrich Bez said, "The Zagato design language is a perfect complement to our design and engineering expertise."

source: cartradeindia