The World’s First Super Tourer

The World’s First Super Tourer

Aston Martin, a name synonymous with luxury and performance since its establishment in 1913, has once again captured the automotive world's attention. Known for their production of both road and supercars. Aston Martin has announced the highly anticipated release of the DB12, marking a significant milestone in the illustrious DB line.

The DB series, a tribute to visionary founder Sir David Brown, has been at the heart of Aston Martin's prestigious offerings since the debut of the DB2 in 1950. For over seven decades, these vehicles have epitomized automotive excellence, seamlessly blending performance with luxury. The newest member of this celebrated lineage, the DB12 is here. It promises to carry forward this rich heritage into a new era of innovation and design.

Continuing a Legacy of Excellence

Following the success of the DB11, launched in 2016. The DB12 has been eagerly awaited by enthusiasts and industry experts alike. Aston Martin has officially unveiled this masterpiece, which is set to redefine standards in the luxury and performance car segment. The DB12 is not just a car; it is a statement of Aston Martin's relentless pursuit of perfection in engineering, design, and driving experience.

Performance and Specifications

Labelled as the "world’s first super tourer," the DB12 is a blend of powerful aerodynamic lines and the timeless elegance characteristic of Aston Martin. Under the hood, the DB12 boasts a formidable 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 engine, offering 671 horsepower and impressive torque. The vehicle can accelerate from 0 to 62 mph in just 3.6 seconds, with a top speed of 202 mph. This performance is supported by four driving modes: GT, Sport, Sport+, and Wet, ensuring versatility across different driving conditions.

The DB12 rides on 21-inch forged alloy wheels, enhancing both its aesthetic appeal and performance capabilities. Roberto Fedeli, Aston Martin’s Chief Technical Officer, remarked, "The DB12 is a statement car. One that asserts Aston Martin’s position as a leader in performance, dynamics, engineering, and technology."

Design and Customization

Moreover, Aston Martin has always been celebrated for its meticulous attention to detail and the DB12 is no exception. The interior showcases a harmonious blend of classic and contemporary elements, featuring a perfect combination of analogue and digital controls. The customization options are extensive, allowing owners to tailor the interior with various colour combinations, from striking reds to elegant greys.


The exterior is equally customisable, with a range of paint colours to choose from, ensuring each DB12 is a unique reflection of its owner's personality. Additionally, the DB12 will be available in a Volante model, offering the exhilaration of open-top driving, perfect for summer adventures.

A New Era for Aston Martin

Finally, the release of the DB12 signifies more than just the arrival of a new car. It marks the dawn of a new era for Aston Martin. By blending tradition with cutting-edge technology, the DB12 is set to captivate the hearts of automotive enthusiasts and set new benchmarks in the luxury car market.

As Aston Martin continues to innovate while honouring its storied past. The DB12 stands as a testament to the brand’s unwavering commitment to excellence. This latest model not only reinforces Aston Martin's legacy but also propels it into an exciting future filled with endless possibilities for luxury and performance.


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