Premiere 630-horsepower coupe was held in the framework of the opening of the technical center AMR Performance Center at the Nurburgring.
The AMR is rated to launch from 0 to 60 in just 3.7 seconds, or 0.2 seconds faster than the V-12, and with a top speed of 208 miles per hour, it will not only become the fastest model in Aston's current line-up but, the British marque claims, one of the fastest GT models in the world.
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The 5.2-liter V12 gets a 30-hp bump in the AMR over the standard issue DB11.
Not only does that ensure the hottest DB11 now has 127bhp of breathing space compared with the entry-level AMG V8-powered vehicle, it also provides the DB11 AMR with muscle to worry its archrivals, including the 626bhp Bentley Continental GT W12 and 621bhp V12 Mercedes-AMG S65.
Along the way, Aston Martin is promising a more engaging, vocal exhaust note. According to Aston, the new exhaust is more vocal than the base vehicle and shows more character when you're in sport mode.
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Outside, there's a new, more aggressive look, too. Chrome has also been swapped for monochrome, with dark surrounds on the headlights and smoked tail-lights. There are also 20-inch forged wheels borrowed from the new Vantage.
Alongside the regular trim options for the AMR, which now includes a new carbonfibre steering wheel, there are three so-called Designer Specifications available.
If you're interested in 2019 Aston Martin DB11 AMR Signature Edition, know that it's limited to 100 units worldwide and starts around $273,102 at today's exchange rates. This variant gets more carbonfibre detailing and an interior trimmed with Dark Knight leather and contrasting lime details. However, only 100 of these will be made. With the AMR, he added, "we felt the V12 could reveal more of its sporting potential, while remaining the consummate GT". The trickery doesn't end there as in normal driving modes the vehicle will sound and feel docile, however switching it to "Bond, go find the secret nuclear codes before its too late" SPORT mode is when all hell is said to break loose.
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"Since its initial launch back in 2016 the DB11 range has matured rapidly and intelligently, selling close to 4,200 V12 examples in that period", Dr Andy Palmer, president and CEO of Aston Martin, said of the new addition to the range.