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The Aston Martin DBS is a grand tourer, positioned and priced higher than the Aston Martin DB9.

It was featured in the James Bond movies Casino Royale and Quantum of Solace. Production began in 2007 and ceased in 2012 with the Aston Martin DBS being replaced by the Vanquish.

A convertible model was made available in 2009.

Games

Need for Speed: Undercover

Development - Some content may have altered during development.

References to the DBS V12 are present in the game files of the PC, PlayStation 3, and Xbox 360 releases of Need for Speed: Undercover.

In an early build - Alpha 161 - there are references to the car mesh[1], but in the release there are only references for an unused hood camera and car parts.[2]

Need for Speed: World

The DBS V12 was made available in Need for Speed: World on March 15, 2012 as a tier 3 car. Since August 22, 2012, it has been featured as an A class car.

Acceleration of the DBS is relatively powerful in contrast to the fastest A class cars in the game. It only gains a moderate amount of speed when using nitrous. The DBS turns well in both slow and quick turns without being a handful. Top speed is 191 mph (308 km/h).

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Blue

The Blue style is an Amerikon Speedsystems performance tuned speedboost car that costs SpeedBoost4900. It was initially released on March 15, 2012 as a top-up gift, and was later made available in the car dealer on May 22, 2012.

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Performance Parts StreetBeigeEngine.png
Amerikon Speedsystems
1 Star Rating
Amerikon Speedsystems
Tuned Engine
Top Speed Rating 4%  Acceleration Rating 4%  Handling Rating 0%
StreetBeigeForcedInduction.png
Amerikon Speedsystems
1 Star Rating
Amerikon Speedsystems
Tuned Forced Induction
Top Speed Rating 3%  Acceleration Rating 3%  Handling Rating 0%
StreetBeigeTransmission.png
Amerikon Speedsystems
1 Star Rating
Amerikon Speedsystems
Tuned Transmission
Top Speed Rating 4%  Acceleration Rating 3%  Handling Rating 2%
StreetBeigeSuspension.png
Amerikon Speedsystems
1 Star Rating
Amerikon Speedsystems
Tuned Suspension
Top Speed Rating 2%  Acceleration Rating 2%  Handling Rating 4%
StreetBeigeBrakes.png
Amerikon Speedsystems
1 Star Rating
Amerikon Speedsystems
Tuned Brakes
Top Speed Rating 0%  Acceleration Rating 0%  Handling Rating 4%
StreetBeigeTyres.png
Amerikon Speedsystems
1 Star Rating
Amerikon Speedsystems
Tuned Tyres
Top Speed Rating 2%  Acceleration Rating 3%  Handling Rating 4%
Class A Car 699 NFSWBlueVariantIcon.png
Aftermarket Parts Standard Body Stock Spoiler Stock Hood Stock Wheels No Neon Stock Window Tint Default Ride Height Default Licence Plate TopSpeedIcon2.png 682 AccelIcon2.png 832 HandlingIcon2.png 585
Skill Mods None Equipped None Equipped None Equipped None Equipped None Equipped SpeedBoost4900

Red

The Red style is a rotationally available stock cash car that costs Dollar icon.png1,350,000, and was initially released on September 5, 2014.

On May 14, 2015, its price was lowered from Dollar icon.png1,800,000 as part of the End of the World event.

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Performance Parts Stock Engine Stock Forced Induction Stock Transmission Stock Suspension Stock Brakes Stock Tyres Class A Car 665 NFSWRedVariantIcon.png
Aftermarket Parts Standard Body Stock Spoiler Stock Hood Stock Wheels No Neon Stock Window Tint Default Ride Height Default Licence Plate TopSpeedIcon2.png 590 AccelIcon2.png 810 HandlingIcon2.png 596
Skill Mods None Equipped None Equipped None Equipped None Equipped None Equipped Dollar icon.png1,350,000

Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit (2010)

The DBS V12 appears in Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit (2010) as a Super Series racer vehicle, and as an SCPD Rapid Deployment unit.

The racer vehicle is unlocked as part of the SCPD Rebels Pack for the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and EA Crew releases. The SCPD unit is unlocked upon the player earning a total of 90,000 cop bounty.

The DBS has a heavy steering response and average acceleration. It is not as competitive in races as a Lamborghini Gallardo LP 560-4 or Aston Martin V12 Vantage, but is still useful in police chases.

Need for Speed: Most Wanted (2012)

The DBS V12 appears as a Grand Tourer class car in the Movie Legends Pack for the PC, PlayStation 3, and Xbox 360 releases of Need for Speed: Most Wanted (2012).

Purchasing the Movie Legends Pack will immediately unlock the DBS within Singleplayer. It is unlocked in Multiplayer upon the player completing 6 SpeedList events in the Pontiac Firebird T/A.

Its statistics are comparable to the V12 Vantage although the DBS is lighter.

Need for Speed: Edge

The DBS 2008 appears in Need for Speed: Edge.

Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit Remastered

The DBS appears in Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit Remastered as a car tier 3 vehicle available to cops and racers.

It has a heavy steering response and average acceleration. It is not as competitive in races as the Lamborghini Gallardo LP 560-4 or Aston Martin V12 Vantage, but is still useful in Hot Pursuits.

Cop

The DBS Interceptor is an SCPD Rapid Deployment unit unlocked upon earning 90,000 cop bounty.

HPR SCPDGarage AstonMartinDBS.jpg
Rapid Deployment Unit - Cop (Tier 3)
"Seductively Powerful and Exquisitely Finished"
Earn 90,000 cop bounty.
Top Speed:
191 mph (307 km/h)
0 to 62:
4.30 seconds
BHP:
510 @ 6,500 rpm
Drive:
Rear-Wheel
Price:
$265,000
Year:
2008

Racer

The DBS is a Super Series racer unlocked upon earning 1,202,000 racer bounty.

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Super Series - Racer (Tier 3)
"Seductively Powerful and Exquisitely Finished"
Earn 1,202,000 racer bounty.
Top Speed:
191 mph (307 km/h)
0 to 62:
4.30 seconds
BHP:
510 @ 6,500 rpm
Drive:
Rear-Wheel
Price:
$265,000
Year:
2008

Trivia

  • The DBS V12 in Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit (2010) can be selected with either a California Sage, Casino Royale, Glacial Blue, Lightning Silver, Midnight Blue, Onyx Black, Slate Blue, Stratus White, Sunburst Yellow, or Toro Red body paint colour.

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