For the first time since 1968, Aston Martin managed to produce an engine whose design and engineering belongs to him. It is known that Aston Martin will use the new engine hyper car on Valhalla. In addition, the first information about the new engine was shared. Aston Martin's new engine was introduced as a 3,0-liter twin-turbocharged and electric-powered V6. The code name of the new engine is set as TM01.
Introductory Video of Aston Martin's New Engine TM01:
The new engine, which has a design called “Hot V”, attracts attention with its weight of less than 200 kilograms, although it has high power and electrical support. In addition, this engine is designed to comply with Euro 7 standards that will be implemented in the future.
Aston Martin CEO Andy Palmer for the new engine with code TM01. “Making your own power unit is not an easy task, but our team did it. This power unit, which is considered a milestone for many new breakthroughs we will make, is absolutely exciting. ” said.
The technical specifications of the new TM01 have not yet been officially announced by Aston Martin. However, the manufacturer is targeting 1000 horsepower. As for the transmission, it is estimated that it will use an 1-speed, dual-clutch system developed with F8 inspiration. Aston Martin works day and night to accelerate the vehicle's 0-100 km / h for 2,5 seconds and the top speed to 354 km / h.
Only 875 units will be produced from Valhalla, each of which will be sold for £ 6,7 thousand (approximately TL 500 million in Turkish Lira).
About Aston Martin
Aston Martin is a British automaker. It was founded by Lionel Martin and Robert Bamford in a small workshop in London in 1913. They launched their first car in 1914. Aston Martin cars are completely handmade, with the name of the worker who assembled the last part. Since the vehicle does not use plastic, the ashtray, buttons and ventilation grilles are made of aluminum. In 1947, the company was acquired by David Brown Engineering Limited. In 2007, Ford sold the company for $ 924 million to an investment group led by motorsport entrepreneur David Richards. Source: Wikipedia