The award winning V12 Zagato by Aston Martin was introduced in May of 2011 as an updated version of the famous DB4GT Zagato, and in celebration of this iconic car’s 50th year. Only 150 of these rare cars were produced.
Power, Performance, and Handling
This impressive car has a 48-valve, 5934cc 6.0-liter V12 engine that’s in all alloy and has a quad overhead camshaft. The exhaust system is entirely catalyzed stainless steel and has active bypass valves. This engine also has an optional “Sport” mode. This powerful car can perform at speeds of up to 190 mph and can easily reach 62 mph in as little as 4.2 seconds. Maximum horse power is 510 and a maximum torque of 420 pound-feet of torque.
The rear-mounted transmission in the V12 Zagato is a six-speed auto shift/select shift manual (SSM/SSM) and an electric hydraulic control system. Plus, the transmission has a limited slip differential and a final drive ratio of 3.71:1.
For power, performance and handling, this is one car that will meet all expectations, giving a drive that’s smooth and responsive.
Made with painstaking and superb craftsmanship, the V12 Zagato is an overestimate of style and class. The V12 Zagato is offered in a choice of five different stunning colors-- Power Red, Silver Spark, Steel Green, Caribbean Pearl and Carbon Black.
This coupe gives rich and unique styling that’s the hallmark of the Zagato. Its handmade aluminum body is very sporty with graceful, yet muscular curves and eye-catching appeals. The car’s double bubble roof, made in five separate pieces is another Zagato design. Impressive and breathtaking, this car is truly a work of art!
The beautiful interior of the V12 Zagato is truly amazing. Stitched logos and plaques are visible in leather hand-stitched upholstery that gives richness only deserving of the Aston Martin car, combined with a touch of the classic race car interior look. A true thoroughbred in design that gives a ride offering superb comfort and delight is beyond explanation.
The impressive and unique wheels of the Aston Martin V12 Zagato are made of 19” forged lightweight aluminium alloy. The front wheels are slightly bigger than the back wheels, giving that sporty and catchy look and are made by Pirelli P Zero Corsa.
The fuel system has a 120-litre tank that’s typical of a high endurance racing car tank.
The V12 Zagato boasts of a complete aerodynamic package that includes an impressive large rear diffuser and spoiler, dive planes, and a front splitter that all combine to give this car a delightful collection of curves and lines with dimension.
Among the many safety features of the Aston Martin V12 Zagato, a superb Carbon Ceramic Braking System (ABS) that is made with a four-piston monoblock calipers and Pagid pads produces quality braking that gives long life. This car also has an excellent responsiveness and agility that makes for easy steering, which, in turn, produces a car that feels very safe. Other safety features of this car are its underframe as well as its active safety systems.
Besides winning the race at its world premiere, the V12 Zagato has claimed the deserved Concorso d’Eleganza Design Award for Concept Cars and Prototypes in Italy. Another grand production of Aston Martin, the V12 Zagato continues the legend of superior automobile craftsmanship.