Aston Martin has very ambitious plans for the DBX range. The first SUV of the British manufacturer will release a significant number of new versions in the short term. One of them is aimed at the public who love high performance and sporty driving. Development of the new Aston Martin DBX S is underway.
The Aston Martin DBX
It has become a true central pillar on which much of the Aston Martin range is based. The British manufacturer is aware of the leading role played by its first SUV. That is why it has very ambitious plans to give this model a greater role in the coming years. On the agenda is the development of new body variants as well as new versions.
In the short term we will experience the electrification of the DBX. It will become Aston Martin’s first light hybrid (MHEV). But, beyond putting the spotlight on the field of efficiency, the brand wants to respond to its customers who love sportsmanship and high performance. That is why it is immersed in the development of a more radical and powerful model. The new Aston Martin DBX S.
Spy photos of the new Aston Martin DBX S
It remains to be seen if the more radical and powerful version of the DBX It is baptized with the trade name S. But, beyond this detail, which may be banal, what is truly important lies in the entrails of the vehicle. A test specimen of the future DBX S has been photographed in broad daylight. A unit decorated with striking and distinctive camouflage.
Just take a quick look at the spy photos that accompany this article to discover the most distinctive features that this new version will sport. At the front, a few new air intakes that will be crucial for the cooling of the mechanics that is hidden under the hood. In addition, there are new lights with LED technology in a horizontal arrangement. All the protagonism is for the enormous grill and the optical groups.
At the rear there are also news. And it is that we find an exhaust system with four exits. Two on each side. Taking into account the amount of camouflage that this prototype sports, it is not ruled out that there are other components that allow it to differentiate itself from the rest of the versions of the DBX range.
The engine of the new Aston Martin DBX S
What’s under the hood of the new DBX S? Initial reports pointed to the possibility that Aston Martin opted to equip its SUV with a powerful V12 engine. However, and based on the information that we currently have, everything indicates that the brand has finally opted to enhance the 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 petrol engine
of the current model to overcome the barrier of 550 hp. Now, we must not rule out that in the near future the brand will surprise with a V12 model.
Taking into account the state in which the development is, everything indicates that the launch will occur sometime in the next year 2022.