Aston Martin Has Introduced Its Own Engine for the First Time in 50 Years

Aston Martin’s TM01 hybrid engine will be the most powerful in the company's line-up.

Aston Martin has introduced an engine of its own design for the first time in the last 50 years. It received the internal index TM01 after the company’s famous engineer Tadek Marek, who worked for the company in the ‘50s and ‘60s of the last century.

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The new 3.0-liter turbocharged V6 engine will be part of a hybrid powertrain that is designed for the company's mid-engined supercar line-up. It is equipped with a dry sump and a «hot V» structure to ensure compactness sufficient for compression in both the front and middle positions. The weight of the motor is 200 kg.

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It is assumed that the power output will be more than 1000 hp, and it can vary depending on the model. At the same time, the company did not specify what proportion of hp is allocated to the electric component of the motor. In any case, this engine will be the most powerful in the history of the brand. The first to receive it is the Valhalla model, which will be released in 2022.

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