Aston Martin CC100 concept revs its engine [video]

Our good friend and WCF colleague Marchettino has recorded a video with the Aston Martin CC100 concept at the 2013 Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este.

Our good friend and WCF colleague Marchettino has recorded a video with the Aston Martin CC100 concept at the 2013 Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este.

We get a chance to listen to the soundtrack of the V12 6.0-liter engine producing 565 bhp (421 kW) which is enough to propel the car to 62 mph (100 km/h) in around four seconds and onto an electronically-capped top speed of 180 mph (290 km/h).

The concept was developed to celebrate Aston Martin's centenary and at the same time is a tribute to the Le Mans-winning 1959 DBR1. It has a carbon fiber body which enables the CC100 to weigh less than 2,645 lbs (1,200 kg). The two-seater speedster comes with a six-speed automated manual gearbox and has allegedly been sold for somewhere around 770,000 – 1,540,000 USD.

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Model Aston Martin CC100
Automaker Aston Martin
Article type Concept Car
Tags 2013 concorso d’eleganza villa d’este, aston martin cc100, aston martin cc100 concept, cc100, cc100 concept, concorso d'eleganza villa d'este