ASTON MARTIN LAGONDA LIMITED, BANBURY ROAD, GAYDON, WARWICKSHIRE, CV35 0DB ENGLAND TELEPHONE +44 (0)1926 644644 FACSIMILE +44 (0)1926 644333 WWW.ASTONMARTIN.COM IMPORTANT NOTICE: Aston Martin Lagonda Limited is constantly seeking ways to improve the specification, design and production of its vehicles and alterations take place continually. Whilst every effort is made to produce up-to-date literature, this brochure should not be regarded as an infallible guide to current specifications, nor does it constitute an offer for sale of any particular vehicle. The contents of this brochure represent the Companyâ€™s business as a whole. Text and photographs may relate to models not available for sale in some countries. Performance results may vary depending on the specification of the particular vehicle, road and environmental conditions and driving style. Published figures should be used for comparison purposes only and verification should not be attempted on public roads. Aston Martin Lagonda Limited strongly urges that all speed laws be obeyed and that safety belts be worn at all times. Distributors and dealers are not agents of Aston Martin Lagonda Limited and have absolutely no authority to bind Aston Martin Lagonda Limited by any express or implied undertaking or representation. PART NO: 703496 September 2007
AMVOX2 CHRONOGRAPH DBS
The latest in the Jaeger-LeCoultre – Aston Martin collection, the AMVOX2 Chronograph DBS mirrors the power, beauty and soul of the Aston Martin DBS. Equipped with the world’s first mechanical chronograph without push buttons, this innovative timepiece also features a stunning mix of contrasting surfaces, together with luminescent numerals and counters that evoke the atmosphere of a night-time drive. The inspired technology behind the AMVOX2 Chronograph DBS has been patented by Manufacture Jaeger-LeCoultre and utilises a vertical trigger system of mechanical levers, which can be seen through the lower dial opening. These allow the chronograph to be started, stopped and reset simply by pressing on the sapphire crystal. Just like driving an Aston Martin, the operation of an AMVOX2 Chronograph DBS is equally intuitive. The AMVOX2 Chronograph DBS draws inspiration from its predecessor, the AMVOX2 Chronograph Concept, as well as the stunning Aston Martin DBS. Not only does it feature the legendary Aston Martin wings, but the dial openings at 4 and 8 o’clock provide a tantalising glimpse of the sophisticated lever mechanism. The spirit of mutual inspiration between Jaeger-LeCoultre and Aston Martin is visible elsewhere, too. The luminescent dial and numerals evoke the atmosphere of a nighttime drive in the DBS, a feeling reinforced by the sensual yet rugged touch of the leather strap, itself inspired by driving gloves. The contrasting satin-brushed, polished and matte finishes call to mind the mix of surfaces in the DBS, from the polished chrome featured on the outside of the car to the sand-cast engine parts within. Even the crown of the AMVOX2 Chronograph DBS resembles the Aston Martin fuel-filler cap.
Developed and constructed in-house at Manufacture Jaeger-LeCoultre, the AMVOX2 Chronograph DBS is one of the most complex timepieces in the world: • The
chronograph comprises an intricate and ingenious puzzle of over 100 components housed in a case consisting of two parts: the internal pivoting case and the base bracket or ‘chassis’.
AMVOX2 CHRONOGRAPH DBS GRADE 5 Titanium
AMVOX2 CHRONOGRAPH DBS PINK Gold
The AMVOX2 Chronograph DBS is available in Grade 5 Titanium, in a limited series of 999 pieces. Strap: Black calfskin, exterior in black Cordura® and lining in black Alcantara®.
Specially handcrafted by Jaeger-LeCoultre for Aston Martin, the AMVOX2 Chronograph DBS is the first in the collection to be introduced in Jaeger-LeCoultre’s distinctive Pink Gold, in a limited series of only 300 pieces.
The complex dial is composed of more than 20 parts, creating impressive visual depth.
The case-back is beautifully engraved with the Jaeger-LeCoultre and Aston Martin logos
inner case pivots on its ‘chassis’ to activate the set of levers. The case is integrated into the base via a ball-and-socket joint: the four upper recesses in the case fit snugly against the spherical side of the lugs.
spherical integration ensures reliable construction: since no gap is created when the inner case pivots, no dust can intrude into the mechanism.
all, including the dial and movement, the AMVOX2 Chronograph DBS comprises over 400 parts.
movement is Manufacture Jaeger-LeCoultre Chronograph Caliber 751E Variable-inertia balance with high frequency of 28,800 vph and automatic winding with ceramic ball bearings as well as a column-wheel, vertical coupling clutch. 65-hour power reserve ensured by two barrels.
chronograph is tested for 1,000 hours and water-resistant to 50 metres.
For further information, please contact your Aston Martin dealership or an authorised Jaeger-LeCoultre retailer. To discover the full AMVOX collection, visit www.jaeger-lecoultre.com.
Chronograph functions are activated simply by pressing the sapphire watch crystal