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Aston Martin DB9 Sport Pack Option – Is it Worth it? (3/12/2019) - Aston Martin began offering a ‘Sport Pack’ option on the early DB9s to spice the model lineup after its initial year or two (read the announcement here).  The option included: Special Wheels with slightly larger tires Lightweight Titanium Lug Nuts Thicker Front Anti-Roll Bar Stiffer Front and Rear Springs 6mm Lower Ride Height The option …

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The Power to Weight Ratio of an Aston Martin DB9 (1/28/2019) - I’ve been pondering on ways to improve the performance of my DB9.  Is it better to make changes that add horsepower or to loose weight?  The answer is to do both of course, but which will provide more seat of the pants perceptible performance for the least amount of dollars?   Which will be easier to …

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The Aston Martin DB9 Automatic Transmission (12/23/2018) - I’ve been curious to learn more about the Automatic Transmission fitted to the DB9’s.   I’m talking about the 6-speed Touchtronic II paddle shift unit that was in the majority of DB9’s from 2004 until 2014 when they changed to the Touchtronic III 8 -speed.  The DB9 had an option for a 6-speed manual transmission (stick …

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Well that was a Crazy Saturday …. (12/17/2018) - Ever have one of those days where some unusual stuff happens that leaves you wondering ‘Wow’?  I had one of those a two days ago, and I think they are worth sharing.

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