Aston Martin has pulled the wraps off the CC100 Speedster Concept car this weekend during Concorso dEleganza Villa dEste. The new prototype marks the company’s 100th birthday. during the show, the supercar revved its engine for the crowd gathered to enjoy the show.
The name stands for Concept Car 100 years and it is a tribute to 1959 Aston Martin DBR1 racecar who won the Le Mans competition. Under the hood Aston Martin fitted a 6.0 liter V12 unit mated to a six speed automatic transmission. The sprint from stand still to 100 km/h is done in 4.2 seconds while the top speed was electronically limited to 290 km/h.
CC100 is the epitome of everything that is great about Aston Martin. It represents our fantastic sporting heritage, our exceptional design capability, our superb engineering know-how and, above all, our adventurous spirit!" said Ulrich Bez.