Aston Martin Vantage vs. Audi S8

Front passenger 3/4 w/ wheels turned.
VS
Front passenger 3/4 w/ wheels turned.

Key Specs

MSRP

MSRP
$149,995
Not Available

Expert Rating

Expert Rating
Not Available

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
Not Available

Horsepower

Horsepower
503 hp
605 hp

Engine Type

Engine Type
4.0L Quad Overhead Cam Twin Turbo V8
4.0 TFSI 8 Cylinder 605 HP

Interior Features

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Not Available
Optional

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional
Optional

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
Not Available
41.4 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
Not Available
37.2 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
Not Available
38.7 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
Not Available
38.1 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
Not Available
14.2 cu. ft.

Passengers

Passengers
2
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

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat
Not Available
Optional

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Not Available
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
106.5 in.
117.9 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
Not Available
40.4 ft.

Length

Length
175.8 in.
202.6 in.

Width

Width
76.5 in.
76.7 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
Not Available
4685 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
503 hp
605 hp

Torque

Torque
505 ft. lbs.
517 ft. lbs.

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
19.3 gal.
21.7 gal.

Combined

Combined
0 - 0 mpg
7 - 12 mpg

City

City
mpg
14 mpg

Highway

Highway
mpg
24 mpg

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Not Available
Optional

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

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Aston Martin Vantage
Audi S8 plus

Body Style

Body Style
Coupe
quattro Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Two-Seaters
Mid-Size Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
2
5

Engine Type

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

Displacement

Displacement
4.0 L/243
4.0 L/244

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
8
8

Trans Description Cont.

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

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.71
4.71

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.14
3.14

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.11
2.11

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.67
1.67

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.28
1.28

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
1.00

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.32
3.32

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.93
3.20

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

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

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

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

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P255/40YR20
P275/35YR21

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P295/35YR20
P275/35YR21

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
Compact

Front Wheel Size

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

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
20 X 9.5 in.
21 X 9 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
Compact in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum
Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

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.
15.7 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
14.2 in.
14 - 14.6 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
19.3 gal.
21.7 gal.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
106.5 in.
117.9 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
175.8 in.
202.6 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
76.5 in.
76.7 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
50.1 in.
57.4 in.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84
0.84

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.66
0.67

Model Group

Model Group
Vantage
S8

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury Sport
Luxury Sport

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Coupe
Sedan

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
4.0
4.0

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
8
8

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4