Aston Martin's DBS Superleggera: Supercar son of Vulcan

The DBS Superleggera is fluid and confident in the way it moves, even with maximum power.
The DBS Superleggera is fluid and confident in the way it moves, even with maximum power.PHOTO: ASTON MARTIN
The DBS Superleggera is fluid and confident in the way it moves, even with maximum power.
The DBS Superleggera is fluid and confident in the way it moves, even with maximum power.PHOTO: ASTON MARTIN

Aston Martin's DBS Superleggera is nearly as much of a knockout as its rare Vulcan model

Aston Martin's DBS moniker was used in 1967 and 2007 to denote an ultimate variant of its DB9 series. Both cars were featured in James Bond movies - On Her Majesty's Service (1969) and Casino Royale (2006).

The new DBS Superleggera, which can be interpreted as an ultimate variant of the DB11, is more stunning than the two previous DBS cars.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 04, 2018, with the headline 'Supercar son of Vulcan'. Print Edition | Subscribe