Hailed as one of the most expensive cars of 2012, the unequivocally breathtaking Aston Martin One-77 has now once again garnered the attention of the world as the final example of this magnificent super car that was slated for U. S markets is now available for purchase. Unveiled at the prestigious 2009 Geneva Motor Show, the One-77 is the latest super car offering from Aston Martin, the renowned British luxury supercar manufacturer. This expensive supercar was introduced to the U.S markets in the year 2011 and the company had stated that the vehicle will be introduced on a limited edition basis only, with only 77 models to have been developed. The factory built One-77 in question is located in Tampa Bay, Florida and carries a price tag of a whopping $2 million. Before the official launch of the car, model number one and number seventy seven of Aston Martin One-77 were reportedly pre-sold sold to wealthy individuals and after the rapid sale of the other numbered models, this last production piece has now gained renewed rarity,
The Aston Martin One-77 is powered by a naturally aspirated 7.3 liter V12 engine providing a stunning 750 hp of output. When paired with a six speed automatic transmission, the One-77 becomes more than capable of making a sprint of 0 to 60 mph in just 3.5 seconds, while attaining a top speed of an eye watering 220 mph (354 km/h). With its soaring popularity, the One-77 has already made it into the popular media culture, with its appearance as a ‘Premium Vehicle’ in two of the bestselling video games, Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit (2010) and Forza Motorsport 4 (2011).
The Aston Martin One-77 is one of the very few luxury cars that entirely hand crafted and takes a whopping 2,700 man hours to assemble. To ensure flawless performance, each One-77 is developed by a team composed of 27 highly qualified engineers and technicians.