Aston Martin has launched a brand new range-topping model of its DBX SUV packing nearly 700 hp. It is known as the DBX707, and it drives like a sports activities automobile wearing SUV clothes.
Aston Martin is so assured within the efficiency of the DBX707 that the automaker’s CEO, Tobias Moers, has promised to make an try on the lap file for SUVs on the Nürburgring, a file at the moment held by the 2022 Porsche Cayenne Turbo GT. The Porsche ran a 7:38.925 final June.
New video exhibits the DBX707 testing onerous on the Nürburgring, maybe in preparation for a file try. Moers stated on the DBX707’s launch in February that the SUV is already near matching the Porsche’s time on common Pirelli P Zero tires and never the stickier Pirelli P Zero Corsa tires the Porsche is fitted with. New tires may very well be what this newest spherical of testing on the ‘Ring is for.
2023 Aston Martin DBX707
The DBX707 additionally has a key benefit: extra energy. Whole output from the SUV’s 4.0-liter twin-turbocharged V-8 is 697 hp and 663 lb-ft of torque. The Porsche makes do with simply 631 hp and 626 lb-ft.
Official efficiency claims for the DBX707 embrace a 0-60 mph time of three.1 seconds and a prime velocity of 193 mph. The Porsche has the identical 0-60 time however tops out at 186 mph.
Hopefully we’ll have a solution quickly. The DBX707 is new for the 2023 mannequin 12 months. It is priced from about $240,000.