Comparison between:
• Aston Martin DBS 5.9L (2007)
• Aston Martin Virage Volante 5.3L (petrol, 1990)

Manufacturer, series, model, years of production

Basic information about the manufacturer, series and model of the vehicle. First and last years of production.

ManufacturerAston MartinAston Martin
SeriesDBSVirage
Model5.9LVolante 5.3L
First year of production20071990
Last year of production-1995

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

Information about the body style of the vehicle, overall dimensions, weight, boot space and fuel tank capacity.

Body typesedan (saloon)coupe (fixed-head coupé)
Number of doors2 (two)2 (two)
Number of seats2 (two)2 (two)
Wheelbase2740.00 mm
8.99 ft
107.87 in
2.7400 m
2610.00 mm
8.56 ft
102.76 in
2.6100 m
Front track--
Rear track--
Length4721.00 mm
15.49 ft
185.87 in
4.7210 m
4737.00 mm
15.54 ft
186.50 in
4.7370 m
Width2060.00 mm
6.76 ft
81.10 in
2.0600 m
1854.00 mm
6.08 ft
72.99 in
1.8540 m
Height1280.00 mm
4.20 ft
50.39 in
1.2800 m
1321.00 mm
4.33 ft
52.01 in
1.3210 m
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity--
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity-330.0 l
11.65 ft3
0.33 m3
330000.00 cc
Curb weight1695 kg
3736.84 lbs
1790 kg
3946.27 lbs
Maximum weight--
Capacity of the fuel tank78.0 l
17.16 UK gal
20.61 US gal
113.0 l
24.86 UK gal
29.85 US gal

Engine

Technical data about the vehicle's engine - location, displacement, aspiration, cylinders, valves, compression, fuel, etc.

Type of fuel-A-95 (95 octane gasoline/petrol/gas/benzine)
Engine locationlongitudinal, front-
Engine displacement5935 cc5340 cc
Valve mechanism type-double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
Type of aspirationnaturally aspiratednaturally aspirated
Compression ratio10.90:19.50:1
Arrangement of the cylindersV engineV engine
Number of cylinders-8 (eight)
Valves per cylinder4 (four)4 (four)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)--
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)--

Power, torque, acceleration, speed

Information about the maximum power, torque, speed and the revolutions per minute, at which they are reached. Acceleration time from 0 to 100 km.

Maximum power540 hp
402.7 kW
547.5 ps
336 hp
250.6 kW
340.7 ps
Maximum power is generated at6500 rpm-
Maximum torque700 Nm
71.4 kgm
516.3 ft-lb
510 Nm
52.0 kgm
376.2 ft-lb
Maximum torque is reached at--
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h4.30 s6.00 s
Maximum speed302 km/h
187.65 mph
250 km/h
155.34 mph

Fuel consumption

Information about the fuel consumption (urban, extra-urban, combined).

Fuel consumption (urban)--
Fuel consumption (extra urban)--
Fuel consumption (combined)--

Transmission, drive type

Information about the transmission (automatic and/or manual), number of gears/speeds and type of drive.

Drive typerear wheel drive (RWD)rear wheel drive (RWD)

Steering

Technical specifications about the type of steering and the vehicle's turning circle (turning diameter).

Type of steering--
Type of power steering--
Turning circle diameter--

Suspension

Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - independent suspension
- coil springs
-
Type of rear suspension - independent suspension
- coil springs
-

Brakes

Type of brakes used on the front and rear wheels as well as presence of an ABS (anti-lock braking system).

Type of front brakesventilated discsventilated discs
Type of rear brakesventilated discsdiscs
ABS (anti-lock braking system)Yes-

Wheels

Type and size of the rims and tyres of the vehicle.

Rim size--
Tyre code245/35R20; 295/30R20225/60 R16