Aston Martin DBS Coupe Centennial Zagato

The Aston Martin DBS Coupe Centennial Zagato is the latest contemporary conversion of the iconic car. The design house Zagato joined the prestigious club of brands which mark Aston Martin’s 100th Anniversary.

Aston Martin DBS Coupe Centennial Zagato

Aston Martin DBS Coupe Centennial Zagato design

The celebratory Aston Martin DBS Coupe Zagato is based on the Aston Martin DBS model. The limited edition car features a double bubble roof taken from a vintage vehicles of mid-50`s. The aftermarket experts achieved a stunning combination of sports style, exceptional bodywork quality and GT luxury.

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Aston Martin DBS technical specifications

Transmission

Six-speed manual
Rear mid-mounted
optional electronic shift-by-wire control system

Alloy torque tube with carbon-fibre propeller shaft
Limited-slip differential
Final-drive ratio (Manual) 3.71:1
Final-drive ratio (‘Touchtronic 2’) 3.46:1

Performance

Power 380 kW (517 PS/510 bhp) at 6500 rpm
Torque 570 Nm (420 lb ft) at 5750 rpm

Acceleration – 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph) in 4.3 seconds
Top speed 190 mph (305 km/h)

Body

Two doors
2 seats
Extruded bonded aluminium  structure
Aluminium, magnesium alloy and carbon-fibre composite construction
Halogen projector headlamps

Engine

48-valve, 5935cc V12
Front mid-mounted engine, rear-wheel drive
Stainless steel exhaust system with active bypass valves
Compression ratio 10.9:1

Aston Martin Zagato heritage

The British car maker Aston Martin and Zagato designers have been developing car projects for a long time. In 2013 both companies launched a new hand-built Aston Martin V12 Zagato. This piece of art is made out of aluminum and carbon fiber.

Aston Martin DB9 Spyder Zagato Centennial

The one-of-a-kind Aston Martin DB9 Spyder Zagato Centennial is dedicated to the glorious Aston Martin`s heritage over the last 100 years.
The unique car features a timeless design based on a combination between sporty elegance, power and luxury. The centenary Aston Martin DB9 Spyder Zagato was purchased by world-famous US car collector Peter Read.

Aston Martin DB9 Spyder Zagato Centennial

The collaboration between Aston Martin and Zagato is very fruitful. For example, the Aston Martin DB7 by Zagato was sold prior to production stage.

Aston Martin DB9 Spyder Zagato technical specification

Design

Aluminium body structure
Aluminium, magnesium alloy and composite body

Power and performance

Front mid-mounted engine, rear-wheel drive
517 PS (510 BHP) at 6,500 rpm
620 Nm at 5,500 rpm
0-62 mph (100 km/h): 4.6 seconds
Top speed: 183 mph (295 km/h)
Rear mid-mounted ‘Touchtronic 2’ six-speed transmission with electronic shift-by-wire control system

Dimensions

Length: 4720mm (inc. front number plate plinth)
Width: 2061mm (inc. mirrors)
Height: 1282mm
Weight: 1785 kg
Wheelbase: 2740mm

Aston Martin Centenary Year

In the Aston Martin Centenary Year many new or redesigned models hit the market. The car brand also organized a ‘Rally to London’. The route of the journey started in Italy across Europe and ended in London, Kensington Gardens. 100 drivers and their Aston martin`s vehicles participated in this event.