Aston Martin Vantage vs. BMW 8 Series

 2019 Aston Martin Vantage 2dr Coupe Base 1300-OEM Exterior 3/4 Front Left-Facing Primary
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Key Specs

Expert Rating

Expert Rating
Not Available

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
Not Available
4.33 / 5
3 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
503 hp
523 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
4.0L Quad Overhead Cam Twin Turbo V8
4.4L 32V V8 w/TwinPower Turbo

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional

Automatic Parking

Automatic Parking
Optional
Optional

Power Steering

Power Steering

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum
Aluminum

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror

Tire Width

Tire Width
P255/40YR20
P245/35YR20 - P245/40VR19

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
106.5 in.
111.1 in.

Length

Length
175.8 in.
191.2 in.

Width

Width
76.5 in.
74.9 in.

Mechanical Specs

Horsepower

Horsepower
503 hp
523 hp

Torque

Torque
505 ft. lbs.
553 ft. lbs.

Turbocharged

Turbocharged

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
8 Cylinders
8 Cylinders

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
19.3 gal.
18 gal.

Combined

Combined
22 mpg
21 - 22 mpg

City

City
18 mpg
17 - 18 mpg

Highway

Highway
25 mpg
25 - 26 mpg

Active Suspension

Active Suspension

Manual Mode

Manual Mode

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Auto Leveling Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional
Optional

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Aston Martin Vantage
BMW 8 Series

Body Style

Body Style
Coupe
Convertible - Coupe

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Two-Seaters
Subcompact Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
2
4

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
21 mpg.
20 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
18 mpg.
17 - 18 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
25 mpg.
25 - 26 mpg.

Engine Type

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

Displacement

Displacement
4.0 L/243
4.4 L/268

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
5.50

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.14
3.52

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.11
2.20

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.67
1.72

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.28
1.32

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
1.00

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.32
3.71

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.93
3.40

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

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.4
8.8 - 8.9

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

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

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

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

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P255/40YR20
P245/35YR20 - P245/40VR19

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P295/35YR20
P275/30YR20 - P275/35VR19

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
20 X 8.5 in.
19 X 8 - 20 X 8 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
20 X 9.5 in.
19 X 9 - 20 X 9 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum - Forged 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

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
19.3 gal.
18 gal.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
106.5 in.
111.1 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
175.8 in.
191.2 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

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

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
50.1 in.
53 in.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84
0.82

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.66
0.64

Model Group

Model Group
Vantage
8 Series

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury Sport
Luxury Sport

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Coupe
Convertible - Coupe

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
4.0
4.4

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