BMW M4 vs. Aston Martin DBS

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Key Specs

Expert Rating

Expert Rating
Not Available

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
Not Available
Not Available

Horsepower

Horsepower
425 hp
715 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.0L 6
COMPETITION PACKAGE
5.2L V12 48 Valve Bi

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System

Power Steering

Power Steering

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum
Aluminum

Tire Width

Tire Width
P255/35YR19 - P265/30YR20
P265/35YR21

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
110.7 in.
110.4 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
40 ft.
40.6 ft.

Length

Length
184.5 in.
185.5 in.

Width

Width
73.6 in.
77.5 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
4070 - 4125 lbs.
4068 - 4107 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
425 - 444 hp
715 hp

Torque

Torque
406 ft. lbs.
663 ft. lbs.

Turbocharged

Turbocharged

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential

Performance Tires

Performance Tires

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
Straight 6 Cylinder
12 Cylinders

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
15.9 gal.
20.5 gal.

Combined

Combined
19 - 21 mpg
Unknown mpg

City

City
16 - 17 mpg
Unknown mpg

Highway

Highway
22 - 25 mpg
Unknown mpg

Active Suspension

Active Suspension
Optional

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Optional

Safety Features

Spare Tire

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

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Knee Airbag

Knee Airbag

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
BMW M4
Aston Martin DBS

Body Style

Body Style
Convertible
Convertible - Coupe

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Subcompact Cars
Minicompact Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
4
4

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
4070 - 4125 lbs.
4068 - 4107 lbs.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded I-6
Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-12

Displacement

Displacement
3.0 L/182
5.2 L/317

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
6 - 7
8

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Auto-Shift Manual w/OD - Manual w/OD
Automatic w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.11 - 4.81
4.71

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.32 - 2.59
3.14

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.54 - 1.70
2.11

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.18 - 1.28
1.67

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
1.28

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84 - 0.85
1.00

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.73 - 4.17
3.32

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.46
2.93

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

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

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P255/35YR19, P255/40YR18, P265/30YR20
P265/35YR21

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P275/35YR19, P275/40YR18, P285/30YR20
P305/30YR21

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
18 X 9 - 20 X 9 in.
21 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
18 X 10 - 20 X 10 in.
21 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Forged Aluminum
Forged Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Forged Aluminum
Forged Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
40 ft.
40.6 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 - 15.8 in.
16.1 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
14.6 - 15 in.
14.2 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
15.9 gal.
20.5 gal.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
110.7 in.
110.4 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
184.5 in.
185.5 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
73.6 in.
77.5 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
54.6 in.
50.4 - 51 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
62.2 in.
65.6 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
63.1 in.
64.8 in.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67
0.84

Model Group

Model Group
4 Series
DBS

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury Sport
Luxury Sport

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Convertible
Convertible - Coupe

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
3.0
5.2

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
6
12

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4

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