2016 Aston Martin Vantage GT3 Special Edition Reviews
Aston Martin revealed the first elements of its uncompromising and most effective Vantage the track-divine Vantage GT3 special version.
With creation only restricted to only 100 examples, the fresh version joins all of the learning of Aston Martin from its years of sports car contest across the world to make its most functionality concentrated road -going Vantage.
Designed using a brand new iteration of the brand's 6.0-litre V12 engine which is capable of creating up to 600 PS, the automobile weighs in at 100kg under a conventional V12 Vantage S.
Comprehensively reengineered, along with restyled, the GT3-divine special version is broader and lower than any of its own siblings in the Vantage family. A wider path - front and back - brings while using Michelin Pilot Super Sport tyres provides a lot more guaranteed management composed cornering thanks to some decrease in lateral load transfer.
Extensively designed with cutting edge motorsport-inspired characteristics, in the wide-ranging utilization of carbon fibre in and outside to the track-centered aerodynamics pack - which carries a notable rear wing and conspicuous front splitter - the race-derived new Vantage brings more concentrated and uncompromising ability and styling into a road-going Aston Martin.
The aerodynamics bundle specifically has a profound effect, creating substantial downforce to offer even greater degrees of stability and grip at higher rates.
Inspired by Aston Martin Racing's successful efforts, this new GT3-derived Vantage was designed and engineered solely at Aston Martin's Gaydon Headquarters in Warwickshire, England, to function as the most obvious expression of all that defines Vantage: an inspirational sports version offering supreme driveability on the highway, and uncompromising dynamic operation on track.
That decision has paid off, also, as the brand new automobile weighs in at just 1,565 kg.
Beneath your skin lie several bespoke engineering upgrades in the 600 PS V12 engine that is new. Magnesium inlet manifolds with a complete titanium exhaust system with center outlets, a lightweight magnesium torque tube as well as revised geometry are just some of the attributes that underline this exclusive new Vantage's extensive reengineering.
The Vantage is the auto we effort in top level sports car racing all over the world and therefore it seems only fitting that we offer an exclusive, small edition Vantage that expertly fuses our motorsport know how with our road auto art."
The Vantage GT3 special version is likely to make its public debut with first customer deliveries starting in the 3rd quarter.
CAR REVIEWS »
Lifting a Truck Pros and Cons
7 Driving Techniques and Other Tips for Fuel Efficiency
6 Effective Maintenance Tips for Car Headlights
7 Tips for How to Install Windshield Wipers
5 Tips for Finding a Good Mechanic You Can Trust
Shady Car Mechanic Tricks You’ve Never Known Before
Your Guide to the New Skyactiv-X Engine from Mazda
How to Diagnose Severe Car Problems (Even When You Don’t Know Anything About Cars)
Car Repair at Home: 4 Easy DIY Fixes That Anyone Can Do
View All Recent Posts
- More Photos