DB9 is a sports model from Aston Martin. DB stands for David Brown, a former owner of the company.DB9 has a distinctive sporty look that easily stands out anywhere. It has an aerodynamic body with sleek window lining and curvaceous haunches. The stretched grille is a hallmark of Aston Martin. The bonnet is V shaped. The rear bumper has two chrome tail pipes that add to the sporty look. It is essentially a two seater and that's why the front two seats are quite spacious, while the rear seats have a tight leg and shoulder space. DB9 has premium leather alongside wood and aluminium inserts.

Under the hood, DB9 has a powerhouse V12 petrol engine of 6.0 litre and produces 470bhp with a peak torque of 600Nm. It can go up to top speeds of 300kmph. You can opt for an automatic or manual gearbox.

The cockpit is extremely spacious with all the controls easily within reach. The car has a Premium Audio system with Dolby Pro Logic II. It supports all kinds of music players though aux or Bluetooth connection. The touchscreen display helps with navigation.

Both the rear and front wheels have brake discs with four-piston monobloc brake callipers that provide very strong stopping power. Anti-dive geometry, aluminium mono tube dampers and anti-roll bars enhances safety. The rack and pinion based servo tronic steering system ensures the car is sensitive to the driver.

Aston Martin Vanquisher and Audi R8 are competitors, but DB9 advantage is better fuel efficiency.

Aston Martin's DB9 comes in 2 variants.

1. DB9 6 L V12

2. DB9 V12 Volante

Variants Ex-Showroom Price
324.07 Lakhs Get on road price

Our Verdict

The five-decade old automotive brand, Aston Martin has definitely earned its place in the automobile hall of fame. All its vehicles have been blazing glorious renditions. And inspired by the latest Bond flick, ‘Spectre’, it has launched its limited edition, the Aston Martin DB9. This will soon be replaced by the DB11. It is an exquisite masterpiece that speaks volumes in styling, performance, engine power, elegant interiors and mind-blowing exterior design. The rigid exterior finish coupled with upscale materials and detailing in the interiors and for the revving performance of a lifetime, this is it. Want to feel like the high-octane 007, then court the Aston Martin DB9.