- 1 Is an Aston Martin DB9 a good investment?
- 2 How much does it cost to service a DB9?
- 3 Is the DB9 a future classic?
- 4 How much is road tax on a Aston Martin DB9?
- 5 Why are Aston Martins so unreliable?
- 6 Why do Aston Martins depreciate so much?
- 7 Is Aston Martin expensive to maintain?
- 8 How much is Aston Martin DB9?
Is an Aston Martin DB9 a good investment?
Aston Martin DB9s are absolutely gorgeous, plus there’s a great big continent-crushing 5.9-litre V12 engine under that huge bonnet. So the prospect of a cheap used one is rather tempting, especially when considering that the DB9 has just gone out of production, so a good one could make a solid investment car.
How much does it cost to service a DB9?
On my DB9 this added up to about $1,600 over the 3 years equating to $1.35 per day or $0.12 per mile driven. This is certainly comparable to other performance cars.
Is the DB9 a future classic?
While the coupe is by far the most popular of DB9, there is something special about the Volante. Either way, the Aston Martin DB9 Volante is a future classic.
How much is road tax on a Aston Martin DB9?
|Annual Road Tax||Six-monthly Road Tax|
|V12 GT Volante Touchtronic Convertible 2d Auto (31 Mar 2017 – 31 Jan 2018)||£475.00||£261.25|
|V12 GT Volante Touchtronic Convertible 2d Auto (25 Jun 2015 – 31 Mar 2017)||£580.00||£319.00|
Why are Aston Martins so unreliable?
One of the reasons Aston Martin are more unreliable than mainstream models is that they are hand-built. This means that while the quality and the uniqueness of the car is unbeatable, it doesn’t have the dependability of more mainstream models that use sophisticated and modern manufacturing techniques.
Why do Aston Martins depreciate so much?
One of the reasons why Aston Martins depreciated so fast was because they had extremely expensive parts, and after several years it would be more expensive to fix a serious issue than just buy a replacement car.
Is Aston Martin expensive to maintain?
And then there’s the maintenance. Every year or 10,000 miles, you have to complete an annual service, which costs $1,400 at the Aston Martin dealer. Every three or four services, you have to do some extra stuff, bringing the cost closer to $3,000. Surprisingly, the only reasonable cost of all this is insurance.
How much is Aston Martin DB9?
Aston Martin DB9 2004-2016 prices and specs
|V12 2dr Touchtronic Auto  Coupe||4.60secs||£128 150|
|V12 2dr Volante Touchtronic Auto  Convertible||4.60secs||£138 150|
|V12 2dr Volante  Convertible||4.60secs||£134 240|
|V12 2dr  Coupe||4.60secs||£125 050|