British luxury sports car manufacturer, Aston Martin, has announced their latest sports car that boasts a V12 engine capable of producing 800-plus brake horsepower – the all-carbon Aston Martin Vulcan.
The Vulcan is a track-only supercar which sports a 7.0-litre V12 petrol engine with 800-plus bhp, carbon fibre monocoque, integral limited-slip differential, magnesium torque tube with carbon fibre propeller shaft, Brembo racing calipers, and carbon ceramic racing disc brakes measuring 380mm in diameter at the front and 360mm at the rear.
Other features include Michelin race specification tires, rear mid-mounted Xtrac six-speed sequential shift gearbox, and track-derived pushrod suspension with anti-dive geometry, Multimatic’s Dynamic Suspension Spool Valve (DSSV) adjustable dampers, anti-roll bars front and rear, driver-adjustable anti-lock braking, and variable traction control.
The Aston Martin Vulcan has a price tag of £1.5 million (or around Php102.3 million) and is limited to 24 units worldwide. It will debut at the 85th Geneva International Motor Show on March 3.
source: Aston Martin