Aston Martin Vantage GT12 has got a tuning version

June 27, 2016 at 13:27

An idea to modify Aston Martin Vantage GT12 belongs to Wheelsandmore tuning studio. Nowadays, GT12 is a rare car because it has only 100 copies launched and sold all over the world. The tuners have worked on the external appearance. As a result, the stock GT12 model has a set of F.I.W.E forged multiple-piece wheels with a matt black finish. Each of four corners is designed by 10.5 × 20 wheel covered by Dunlop Sportmaxx GT tires.

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One hundred Vantage GT12 copies are equipped by a modified 5.9-liter V12 engine with an increased power capacity (592-hp and 625 Nm of torque). For comparison, the powerful Aston Martin V12 Vantage S generates 565 hp and 620 Nm. The carmakers added new air intakes, an exhaust system made of titanium and an improved geometry that let to reach these levels. In addition, the light magnesium used for the torque tube reduced a weight by 19 kg.

The rear view of 592-hp tuning version photo

The rear view of 592-hp tuning version photo

Vantage GT12 tuning version takes 3.5 seconds for getting 96 km/h speed that is faster on 0.2 seconds than Vantage V12 S needs. However, there are some disadvantages such as the additional elements generating downforce, influenced the top speed. It is only 297 km/h. 7-speed transmission has got some improvements.

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