2014 Aston Martin DB9
2014 Aston Martin DB9 – BESTTECHCARS.COM – The 2014 Aston Martin DB9 is stunning good looks car with loads of character although it might not be the most modern or thrilling exotic sports car. It offers amazing styling, strong V12 power, charming automatic transmission, composed ride and handling, remarkably comfortable on road trips, fine-looking cabin. However, with obsolete electronics, some low quality materials and construction than competitors, unavailable manual transmission, and wind battering in Volante model might cause enthusiast to consider other car. For 2014, the Aston Martin DB9 is basically the same with the previous model after substantial changes last year.
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Despite of last year thorough face-lift and mechanical overhaul, the 2014 Aston Martin DB9 is still the most stunning cars on the road. This is because of impressive silhouette and general look that has been around for a decade and is adopted Aston Martin lineups. The car is a good prime example of timeless design. You can see its 20-inch wheels wrapped in performance tires and bi-xenon headlights at front. There are two body styles to choose, a coupe and a soft-top convertible called the Volante.
The 2014 Aston Martin DB9 cabin come with a 2+2 seating arrangement for either body style. However, it offer outdated technology such as low quality navigation system, passenger seat with only four ways adjustment and the uncomfortable and cramped backseat. Fortunately, the coupe model allows shoppers to replace useless back seat with a more beneficial storage area. The absence of a manual transmission choice, and a few cheaper materials in the cabin would make enthusiast think twice before taking it home. Whole interior is full leather covered.
Under the hood of 2014 Aston Martin DB9, there is a 510 hp V12 5.9-liter engine filling packing the engine compartment moving the car with a roaring soundtrack. It offers greatest dynamic grand touring capabilities and driving experience as well as comfortable and practical seating for long distance journey. Among its class, the DB9 positions itself between the less commanding 2014 Maserati GranTurismo and the more majestic and superior 2014 Bentley Continental GT.
The 2014 Aston Martin DB9 come with standard equipment such as satellite radio, trunk-mounted umbrella, automatic climate control, 3-mode adaptive and adjustable suspension, Bluetooth, carbon-ceramic disc brakes, tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, folding mirrors, cruise control, navigation system, parking sensors, and USB port. If you buy the Volante, there will be wind deflector and fully powered soft top. Buyers could also choose optional features like unique wheels, rearview camera, sport seats and better sound system. Exterior paint is customizable with wide range of colors to choose from as well as Volante roof colors. Interior trim types and leather shades are also available to choose.
The 2014 Aston Martin DB9 is offered with a V12 5.9-liter boosting 510 hp and 457 lb-ft of torque. It comes standard with RWD, limited-slip differential and 6-speed automatic transmission. Aston Martin claimed it hits 60 mph in 4.6 seconds. Fuel economy returns 13 mpg city and 19 highway.
The 2014 Aston Martin DB9 has already been in the market with its all outdated technology yet unique characteristic and timeless body design. You can have them in a package with price starting from $214,435 for the coupe model.