Aston Martin Vanquish vs. Mercedes-Benz S-Class

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Designo Mocha Black Metallic

Key Specs

MSRP

MSRP
$294,950 - $312,950
$147,500 - $179,500

Expert Rating

Expert Rating
Not Available

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.83 / 5
6 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
580 hp
603 hp

Engine Type

Engine Type
6.0L V12 48
4.0L V8 Biturbo
4.0L Biturbo V8

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm
Optional
Not Available

HeadsUp Display

HeadsUp Display
Not Available
Optional

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Not Available
Optional

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Not Available
Optional

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.7 in.
41.4 - 41.7 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
36.2 in.
37.7 - 42.1 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
Not Available
33.4 - 43 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
Not Available
36.7 - 39.2 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
9.8 - 13 cu. ft.
7 - 18 cu. ft.

Entertainment System

Entertainment System
Not Available
Optional

CD Player

CD Player
Optional
Not Available

Climate Control

Climate Control
Not Available
Optional

AC

AC
Not Available
Optional

Dual Zone

Dual Zone
Not Available
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
2 - 4
4 - 5

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional
Not Available

Heated Rear Seats

Heated Rear Seats
Not Available
Optional

Cooled Front Seats

Cooled Front Seats
Optional
Not Available

Seat Memory

Seat Memory
Not Available
Optional

Seat Massage

Seat Massage
Not Available
Optional

Exterior Features

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
107.9 in.
115.9 - 124.6 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
41 ft.
40.4 ft.

Length

Length
186.2 in.
198.9 - 208.2 in.

Width

Width
75.2 in.
75.3 - 75.4 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3834 - 4065 .lbs
4564 - 4817 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
580 hp
603 hp

Torque

Torque
465 ft. lbs.
664 ft. lbs.

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
20.6 gal.
20.7 - 24.3 gal.

Combined

Combined
7 - 11 mpg
16 - 26 mpg

City

City
- 13 mpg
15 - 17 mpg

Highway

Highway
- 21 mpg
24 - 27 mpg

Safety Features

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
Not Available
Optional

Night Vision

Night Vision
Not Available
Optional

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Keeping Assist
Not Available
Optional

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Not Available
Optional

Seatbelt Airbag

Seatbelt Airbag
Not Available
Optional

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Aston Martin Vanquish
Mercedes-Benz S-Class

Body Style

Body Style
Convertible - Coupe
4MATIC Cabriolet, 4MATIC Coupe, 4MATIC Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Minicompact Cars
Compact Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
2 - 4
4 - 5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
78 ft³.
Not Available

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3834 - 4065 lbs.
4564 - 4817 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
16 mpg.
18 - 20 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
13 mpg.
15 - 17 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
21 mpg.
24 - 27 mpg.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Premium Unleaded V-12
Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-8

Displacement

Displacement
6.0 L/362
4.0 L/243

Fuel System

Fuel System
MPI
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
8
9

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Automatic w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.71
5.50

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.14
3.33

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.11
2.31

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.67
1.66

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.28
1.21

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
1.00

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.32
4.93

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.46
2.47

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
11.0
8.8 - 9.8

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Double Wishbone
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Double Wishbone
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Double Wishbone
Multi-Link

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P255/35YR20
P255/40YR20

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P305/30YR20
P285/35YR20

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
Not Available

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
20 X 9 in.
20 X 8.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
20 X 11.5 - 20.5 X 11.5 in.
20 X 9.5 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
Not Available

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Aluminum
Not Available

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
41 ft.
40.4 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
15.7 in.
15.4 - 16.5 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
14.2 in.
14.2 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
20.6 gal.
20.7 - 24.3 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
36.2 in.
37.7 - 42.1 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.7 in.
41.4 - 41.7 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
54.8 in.
57 - 59.7 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
107.9 in.
115.9 - 124.6 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
186.2 in.
198.9 - 208.2 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
75.2 in.
75.3 - 75.4 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
51 in.
56 - 59 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
9.8 - 13 ft³.
7 - 18 ft³.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84
0.86

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.66
0.72

Model Group

Model Group
Vanquish
S-Class

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury Sport
Luxury Sport

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Convertible - Coupe
Convertible, Coupe, Sedan

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
6.0
4.0

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
12
8

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4