On the YouTube channel of the British manufacturer of Grand Tourer and a supercar, Aston Martin, posted the video with the first tests of AMB 001 motorcycle on the race track.
Wanting to see the dizzying passages in the style of a Ducati Panigale with a V4 cornering in deep slopes will be disappointed – the bike rides rather quietly. However, the design of AMB 001 and his original track destiny hint that this bike something.
The prototype unusual novelties introduced at the end of 2019. Although it carries the logo of Aston Martin, in its creation took part the premium British manufacturer of motorcycles Brough Superior.
AMB 001 is equipped with a V-shaped two-cylinder engine air-oil cooling volume in 997 cubic centimeters and a variable geometry turbocharger impeller. For a sports bike this architecture is not typical: as a rule, equipment of this type is equipped with an inline-or V-shaped two – and four-cylinder atmospheric engines are liquid-cooled.
The use of system pressurization allowed not only to give the Assembly an elastic character, but also to achieve power in 180 HP Frame is made of titanium, and the sub-frame and fairing – carbon fiber. The bike dry weight is only 180 pounds.
AMB 001 released in an edition of 100 copies, the Price is 108 thousand euros. First customers will receive the bikes at the end of 2020. Initially, the motorcycle collector’s endowed with status, and it is unlikely that future owners will do laps on the track, risking to break unique model.