Aston Martin DB9 By Carlex Design

2014-05-27 Read: 485x

It has been a decade since the Aston Martin DB9 arrived to replace the DB7 . Many tuners including the popular names have spent time with the British icon to squeeze more out of it and make it even more sophisticated and lucrative. The latest tuner to get its hands on the DB9 is Carlex and it made the car look astonishing on the inside — as if the base DB9’s cabin wasn’t astonishing enough. It has dubbed this project the Aston Martin DB9 Vesper.

The ethereal looking Aston Martin DB9 has been designed by Ian Callum and Henrik Fisker with the distinctiveness coming from the trademark front grille and super-sleek aluminum body. The long hood with distinctive creases makes the car lustrous and elegant. The DB9 is powered by AM11 engine, which is a 5.9-liter V-12 with 510 horsepower and 457 foot-pounds of torque. With this engine in tow and mated to a six-speed automatic, the DB9 crests the 60-mph mark in just 4.6 seconds.

The Aston Martin brand, often related to the secret agent James Bond, gets a reworked interior wrapped in a dark tone of gray with gold accents highlighting the smallest details of the interior. The premium Alcantara along with dark-graphite leather is used lavishly, taking the interior to exceptional and exclusionary level.

Carlex used an array of stitching methods to create different and unique patterns and angles and giving a finishing touch in gold thread creating a palatial environment inside the coupe. With every small detailing inside being cared for by Carlex in an exemplary way blended with the excellent engineering by Aston Martin, it just doesn’t get much better than the DB9 Vesper.


Although car manufacturers offer lots of interior configuration possibilities, it’s not enough for the owner who wants his vehicle to be unique and one of its kind, a style which is never to be duplicated. Fortunately, every car interior can be personalized. At the very beginning, the whole process of the car metamorphosis can be visualized, thanks to car design – the art of interior design. Among the hundreds of possibilities, in the process of advanced designing, a new car is born – your dream come true – the one of a kind.

Car design is our specialty. From an introductory draft, through a complex design supported with computer visualization to the immaculate finish and assembly of the whole project. Trusting us with the metamorphosis of your car, you can be positive, the final result will go far beyond your expectations and the word DESIGN will be there, spot on…

When creating a new interior design, we pay attention to every detail, for every detail has a great influence on the final effect. Thanks to the process, the whole design looks harmonically and true. The source for inspiration is bottomless – you may be inspired by fashion, wild life, architecture, pop-culture or sports. Every time we assure ourselves, we understand all your preferences the right way. We want to find out about your hobbies, tastes and preferences along with all the „do’s and don’t’s” –after all, it is YOU who will sit in the driver’s seat; you must fit there perfectly well.

While designing a new car interior, we take into account the car’s proportions, shape and style. All applied changes can reach multiple elements of the interior: front and back seats, dashboard, headrests, side panels, steering wheel, head trim even the indicators and gauges. When it comes to possibilities of color, structure combination and then joining it all together…Sky is the limit! Ever thought about joining structures like metal, leather, wood – embroidery or imprints? No problem, we can do it all. There’s more, all the multimedia fans up there can enjoy the endless multimedia solutions, we can install making every journey a pleasant one.

We dare to change! We are not afraid of bold changes – The main measures for our projects are: good style and a unique look. They will fully satisfy the vehicle owner, meeting all of the desired expectations. A perfect design imposes a perfect realization – our passion for motorization is based on proper experience in the realization of complex and often challenging projects of car interiors. Thanks to joint effort of many highly skilled designers and experienced craftsmen, with the use of the best materials available on the market, we are able to achieve all desired goals – which is a unique, personalized car interior.

Covering dashboard with Alcantry, especially with one of the shades of black will absorb all unwanted light reflection and glows on the windshield (this technique is very often used in car racing).
You have to be aware, that your car’s dashboard may be exposed to extreme temperature, sometimes over 130C, that’s why we use only the best materials especially designed for automotive industry to guarantee long lasting effect.

To enjoy the inside of a car to its fullness, our clients very often decide to cover dashboard with new upholstery, either leather or Alcantary. Special sewing technique will enhance the great look of the new upholstery. Little insets made of Carbon leather will make it look even sportier and one of its kind.

Covering dashboard with Alcantry, especially with one of the shades of black will absorb all unwanted light reflection and glows on the windshield (this technique is very often used in car racing). You have to be aware, that your car’s dashboard may be exposed to extreme temperature, sometimes over 130C, that’s why we use only the best materials especially designed for automotive industry to guarantee long lasting effect.

Head Trims
Head Trims are sometimes underestimated. Only few companies offer the choice in choosing a color of head trims. We are aware of that fact and know how important the color of a head trim is, for the final look of the interior that is why we cover head trims only with Alcantry leather. It takes a lot of time and precision to fully finish a head trim.

Very often the process is connected with the need of applying color to plastic elements and introducing special darts and ornamental stitching to obtain the required look. Depending on the model and design, it takes between 8 to 16 hours to complete the job. Due to extreme working environment of head trims like, humidity, high temperature and others, we use a spray on technique to glue and fix leather or Alcantara.

Custom Projects
Only the best companies on the market offer special custom finishes of upholstery for the most demanding clients. For example BMW – INDIWIDUAL, MERCEDES – AMG, also BENTLEY and JAGUAR offer their clients the choice of 20 different colors of leather and threads. CARLEX DESIGN specializes only in high class upholstery and we surpass our competition offering over 500 different colors of leathers, 40 different colors of Alcantry which give us endless possibilities of finishes.

We always treat each order individually and with great care, making sure we meet all clients’ expectations. All successful individual orders prove our reputation on the market. Your car upholstery can change its character and gain a new shape. We can apply all kinds of trimmings, rhombs, double or single trims, welts and many other sewing techniques to improve the final appearance that will make your car seats look more aggressive and sporty. And that is not all; we can also make any kind of embroidery or imprints.

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