Aston Martin has unveiled a slightly spectacular-looking sports activities automobile based mostly on the V12 Vantage. The brand new Aston Martin Valour is an ultra-exclusive mannequin that celebrates the model’s a hundred and tenth anniversary. Therefore, solely 110 items might be produced for the whole world.
The Valour borrows design cues from different V12 supercars constructed by the Gaydon-based automaker – the One-77 and the one-off Victor. The automobile includes a low-slung entrance with a large grille and round headlamps. It has a clamshell bonnet with a big horseshoe vent and twin NACA ducts. There are carbon fibre intakes on both facet, a rear display with vortex-generating exoblades and an upswept Kamm tail and a distinguished diffuser.
The tail lights on the Valour echo these on the Valkyrie hypercar. It additionally has an fascinating exhaust setup. These triple tailpipes are crafted from light-weight stainless-steel and assist amplify the V12 soundtrack.
Powering the Aston Martin Valour is a 5.2-liter twin-turbo V2 engine that makes 705 hp and 555 lb-ft of torque. In addition to the putting exterior, the opposite spotlight of this automobile is that it comes with a 6-speed handbook transmission.
Aston Martin claims that the Valour is underpinned by a bespoke suspension setup with adaptive dampers, springs and anti-roll bars. The automobile is provided with a mechanical limited-slip differential. Drivers can tune the throttle response, torque and sound by choosing from three drive modes – Sport, Sport+ and Observe.
Inside, the Valour will get Mokume carbon fibre detailing, and cashmere materials for the seats and headliner. The gear shifter has additionally been specifically designed, which will be specced in carbon fibre or walnut.