Comparison between:
• Aston Martin DB9 V12 Coupe 5.9L (petrol, 2003)
• Aston Martin DBS 5.9L (2007)

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
ModelV12 Coupe 5.9L5.9L
First year of production20032007
Last year of production--

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

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

Body typecoupe (fixed-head coupé)sedan (saloon)
Number of doors2 (two)2 (two)
Number of seats2 (two)2 (two)
Wheelbase2740.00 mm
8.99 ft
107.87 in
2.7400 m
2740.00 mm
8.99 ft
107.87 in
2.7400 m
Front track1568.00 mm
5.14 ft
61.73 in
1.5680 m
Rear track1562.00 mm
5.12 ft
61.50 in
1.5620 m
Length4697.00 mm
15.41 ft
184.92 in
4.6970 m
4721.00 mm
15.49 ft
185.87 in
4.7210 m
Width1875.00 mm
6.15 ft
73.82 in
1.8750 m
2060.00 mm
6.76 ft
81.10 in
2.0600 m
Height1318.00 mm
4.32 ft
51.89 in
1.3180 m
1280.00 mm
4.20 ft
50.39 in
1.2800 m
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity--
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity175.0 l
6.18 ft3
0.17 m3
175000.00 cc
Curb weight1710 kg
3769.90 lbs
1695 kg
3736.84 lbs
Maximum weight--
Capacity of the fuel tank85.0 l
18.70 UK gal
22.45 US gal
78.0 l
17.16 UK gal
20.61 US gal


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

Type of fuelA-95 (95 octane gasoline/petrol/gas/benzine)-
Engine locationlongitudinal, frontlongitudinal, front
Engine displacement5935 cc5935 cc
Valve mechanism typedouble overhead camshaft (DOHC)-
Type of aspirationnaturally aspiratednaturally aspirated
Compression ratio10.30:110.90:1
Arrangement of the cylindersV engineV engine
Number of cylinders--
Valves per cylinder4 (four)4 (four)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)89.00 mm
0.29 ft
3.50 in
0.0890 m
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)79.50 mm
0.26 ft
3.13 in
0.0795 m

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 power450 hp
335.6 kW
456.3 ps
540 hp
402.7 kW
547.5 ps
Maximum power is generated at6000 rpm6500 rpm
Maximum torque570 Nm
58.1 kgm
420.4 ft-lb
700 Nm
71.4 kgm
516.3 ft-lb
Maximum torque is reached at5000 rpm-
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h4.90 s4.30 s
Maximum speed300 km/h
186.41 mph
302 km/h
187.65 mph

Fuel consumption

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

Fuel consumption (urban)24.0 l/100km
5.28 UK gal/100km
6.34 US gal/100km
9.80 mpg
2.59 mpl
4.17 km/l
Fuel consumption (extra urban)12.0 l/100km
2.64 UK gal/100km
3.17 US gal/100km
19.60 mpg
5.18 mpl
8.33 km/l
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)


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

Type of steeringrack and pinion-
Type of power steeringhydraulic-
Turning circle diameter--


Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

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


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 discsventilated discs
ABS (anti-lock braking system)YesYes


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

Rim size8.5-9.5 X 19-
Tyre code235/40 ZR19 - 275/35 ZR19245/35R20; 295/30R20