New AMB 001

Aston Martin, the British independent manufacturer of luxury sports cars, has unveiled its first motorcycle – the AMB 001 developed in conjunction with bike brand Brough Superior.

  • Engine – The AMB 001 boasts a DOHC 997 cc 8-valve 88-degree V-twin engine that is both water and oil-cooled. The transmission includes an extractible 6-speed gearbox an APTC Clutch, and final drive by chain. Timing is driven by a short morse chain and a gear train.
  • Turbo – The AMB 001 boasts a turbo-charged output of 134 kW (180 hp) at just 180 kilos dry weight. The exhaust manifold is made from Inconel, a superalloy chosen for its thermal and mechanical properties.
  • Body – The body parts are fully made from carbon fibre, even when non-visible. The leather seat is handcrafted equally as a luxury car interior, with high-quality leather and stitching, matching with the handcrafted handlebars grips, the group said.
  • Chassis –  The wheels are machined from aluminium forgings and have an exclusive AMB 001 design.


2 comments for “New AMB 001

  1. Doonhamer
    November 11, 2019 at 14:23

    Obviously your man drives on ahead in the automobile with the luggage and your partner. And then looks after your helmet and clobber.

    • November 11, 2019 at 14:50

      Or takes the early train, second class.

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