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Aston Martin V8 Vantage (385 PS) specs

Car type Coupe
Curb weight 1636 kg (3607 lbs)
Introduced 2005
Origin country United Kingdom
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0 - 100 kph5.0 s
0 - 200 kph18.0 s
0 - 100 mph11.6 s
Est. 1/8 mile9.3 s @ 92.0 mph
1/4 mile13.1 s
Top speed280 kph (174 mph)
Est. 100 - 200 kph13.0 s
Est. max acceleration0.62 g (6 m/s²)

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Aston Martin V8 Vantage acceleration graph


Engine type V8
Displacement 4.3 l (262 ci)
Power 385 ps (380 bhp / 283 kw)
Torque 417 Nm (308 lb-ft)
Power / liter 89 ps (88 hp)
Power / weight 235 ps (232 bhp) / t
Torque / weight 255 Nm (188 lb-ft) / t
Transmission 6 speed manual
Layout front engine, rear wheel drive
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Viking  8y ago

I found some lap times for Laguna Seca from a comparison test in the May 2006 issue of Motor Trend. The driver was Neil Chirico, and judging from the lap times, he was not nearly as skilled as Randy Pobst. The Aston Martin V8 Vantage ran 1:52.2 in his hands. Here is a link:

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Yaspaa  11y ago


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Georg  13y ago

0-160km/h 11.6s 0-200km/h 18.0s

data under pdf

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Naota  14y ago

1/4 Mile: 13.1 sec.

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Wicked  14y ago

This car has so much more potential, and i'm going to speculate that over the next couple years we'll see Aston bring out a lighter version (1500kg range) with around 400-420hp that will nail 0-62mph (0-100kph) in the low to mid 4 second range.

That'll be wicked! :D

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FastestLaps  14y ago

Astons are like Mercedes SL's or CLK's - nice looking caupes with powerful engines but sadly - weighs like buses.

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Gambit  14y ago

Beautiful car and nice performance stats, but i still think it needs to go on a diet and lose a couple hundred kilo's.

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FastestLaps  14y ago

Very good results indeed. Outperforms Ferrari 360 and 575 in Nordschelife and Hockenheim. Pretty impressive.