The 2008 Aston Martin DB9 is the modern-day version of James Bond’s classic British sports car. With a MSRP of $163,900 – $177,400, the 2008 Aston Martin DB9 is available in two types; the “coupe” and “Volante” convertible. Production is limited to 2,000 units per year worldwide.
With a 6.0-liter V-12 engine that produces 450-hp and a 6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual 6-speed manual w/OD6-speed w/OD transmissions, the 2008 Aston Martin DB9 has a fuel economy range of 10 – 11 MPG/City and 16 – 18 MPG/Highway. Aston Martin says the manual-shift DB9 can accelerate from zero to 60 mph in 4.7 seconds and has a top speed of 190mph.
With a stunning and sleek shape, a long aluminum hood rests above the grille. Body panels are made of aluminum. Rear haunches are broad and curvy. For improved access, “Swan wing” doors open at a 12-degree angle.
Features include: 2 doors, seating capacity for 4, Front bucket seats, Dual power remote heated mirrors, Dual visor vanity mirrors, and Auto-dimming day-night rearview mirror. Recent modifications include: new sun visors, more cabin room, rear-parking sensors, cruise control, heated front seats, power-folding side mirrors, an umbrella, a navigation system, and Bluetooth connectivity.
“Handling is where the DB9 truly excels, hanging on with passion through swift curves and delivering a civilized experience. Confidence levels reach well beyond the sports-car norm. The suspension follows road contours closely, yet ride comfort is satisfying.” Cars.com