Aston Martin is a British company manufacturing luxury cars. The car has been made famous by its use in the James Bond movies. The company that is more than 100 years old has been known for its range of top-end models. Aston Martin is operating in India with two exclusive showrooms in Delhi and Mumbai. Some of the top models like the DB 11, Vantage, and Rapide are being offered in India for discerning customers who want the best luxury car.
The top car models offered by Aston Martin in India are:
Aston Martin's DB 11 is from the same car genre that we saw James Bond use in the movie Sceptre. This luxury car is built very light but has a sturdy aluminium structure. It has 5.2 litre V12 engine that can zip from 0 to 100 km/hr in the space of 3.9 seconds. The car can reach a top speed of 322 km/hr. The car with an on-road price of just under 5 crores is one of the most expensive cars the company is offering. The signature Aston Martin grille is the highlight of the car. The car with 2 doors can seat 4 and has a boot space of 270 litres. The fuel tank capacity is 78 litres and the mileage is 12 km/litre. Prominent features of the car include passenger and side airbags, ABS, EBD, brake assist, hill assist, engine immobilizer, cruise control, automatic climate control, GPS, leather upholstery, keyless entry to the car, lumbar support for the driver's seat, and rear parking camera.
The Vantage from Aston Martin is a sports car billed as an entry level car. It is available as a coupe and is a redesigned version of the classic Vantage. The car has a 4 litre V8 twin-turbo engine. Interestingly, it has the same engine as that of Mercedes AMG-GT. It has an 8-speed automatic dual clutch gearbox. The front grille is pretty huge and the car has iconic lamps at the back from end to end, giving it a special appearance. The swooping roof gives the car a truly great look. The car has 2 doors and a seating capacity of 2 members. The car has a mileage of 7 km/l and the fuel tank capacity is 73 litres. The maximum speed you can reach using this car is 314 km. The attractive features of this car include Front fog lamps, fuel efficiency indicator, passenger airbags, EBD, electronic stability program, cornering lights, power door lock, rain sensing wipers, height adjustable seat for the driver, 12V power outlet, steering mounted audio, and keyless entry.
The Aston Martin Rapide has been compared to a luxury mini palace in a car. It is a four door coupe car that has a highly powerful 6 litre V12 engine with 5935 c capacity. The car has a boot space of 317 litres. It can seat four people in luxury. It has a fuel tank capacity of 90.5 litres and offers a mileage of 12.9 km/l. The car has automatic 6 gears transmission with dual clutch and paddle shift. It is available in ten different colors. The car has 6 airbags, middle rear three points seatbelt, and an ABS with EBD to ensure safety. Top features that the offers include hill hold control, leather upholstery, heated ventilated seats, leather steering wheel, engine immobilizer, cooled glove box, rear defogger, and automatic climate control.
Aston Martin car insurance premium is calculated depending on the type of car, engine, year of manufacture, and few other factors:
|Car Model||Variant||Ex-Showroom Price (Lakhs)||IDV*||Zero depreciation (Add on)*||Premium (Basic)*|
|DB11||5198 cc petrol engine||Rs.3,97,00,000||Rs.3,77,15,000||Rs.1,69,718||Rs.5,43,588|
|Vantage||4753 cc petrol engine||Rs.2,95,00,000||Rs.2,59,92,000||Rs.1,16,964||Rs.3,37,250|
|Rapide||5935 cc petrol engine||Rs.3,29,00,000||Rs.2,81,29,500||Rs.1,26,583||Rs.3,62,986|
*Prices quoted at Delhi prices for 2020 basic model
The premium for your Aston Martin car is a hefty amount. You can look for discounts to reduce your payout.
Some of the policy exclusions can be covered by your insurance if you choose add-ons for your Aston Martin policy. The add-ons include:
Disability benefit to the driver is possible only if you take the driver cover add-on to your policy. If this cover is available, the driver can get disability assistance of up to 15 lakhs.
Your insurance IDV is the amount that you can claim from the insurer if your car was stolen. In case, you have taken an invoice cover add-on for the policy, you can then claim for the entire invoice value of the car.
The music system forms part of electrical accessories. You can make a claim provided you had opted for the accessories add-on cover for your policy.
If you have taken a daily allowance add-on for your insurance policy, then the costs of hiring a vehicle can be claimed during the period when your car is being repaired after an accident.
Last updated on 13-03-2020