Aston Martin DBS Carbon Edition at 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show


Aston Martin showed off its two new DBS Carbon Edition sports cars at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show along with the V12 Zagato. The Aston Martin DBS Cargon Edition models are built on the same platform of the 2009 special edition model.

The Aston Martin DBS Carbon Edition will be offered in two new colors of Flame Orange and Ceramic Grey along with the current Carbon Black color.

Just like the name suggested, the DBS Carbon Edition will have carbon fiber parts and accessories donned all over, which are in exterior mirror caps, tail lamp, front air damper, rear diffuser and cabin trimming.

To round out the look of the Carbon Edition theme on the DBS, Aston Martin added a set of gloss black wheels, black brake calipers, a black front grille and smoked headlamps.

As for the interior, the Aston Martin DBS Carbon Edition gets new leather upholstery, magnesium alloy steering wheel paddles with carbon fiber trimming, and other carbon fiber features all over the cabin.

The DBS Carbon Edition will go on sale in early 2012. Pricing for the DBS Carbon Edition starts at £186,582 ($287,576) for the coupe and £196,581 ($302,576) for the Volante convertible.