Inspired by the GT4 race programme, the Aston Martin V8 Vantage S has been produced to complement the V8 Vantage, it creates a unique package. Using the same advanced 4.7ltr engine found in the V8 Vantage, it has been developed to created a more intense driving experience.
It maintains the iconic, classic Vantage exterior but introduces new, track inspired design features. The new lower front bumper is finished in perfectly-aligned carbon fibre. The side sills have revised to create an optically wider car. The exterior features a rear splitter combined with the deck lid 'flip' producing an aggressive and determined profile.
The interior has been race track inspired featuring the same level of materials found in our GT range. The supple semi-aniline leather provides distinctive visual contrasts with authentic finishes.
"Widely acclaimed as one of the world's most beautiful cars, the Vantage is a lesson in proportion, stance and sculptural form." Aston Martin Director of Design - Marek Reichman.
The V8 Vantage S blends power and performance, the 4.7lir V8 engine sits at the heart of the V8 Vantage S, designed to create an exhilarating and heart stopping performance. Its peak power of 436PS and maximum torque of 490Nm allows it to race from o-60mph in just 4.8 seconds and reach top speeds of 190mph. The all-new seven-speed 'Sportshift II' paddle-operated transmission allows the Vantage S to give exceptional in-gear acceleration.
To enhance the driving experience, the Vantage S features a Sport' button, one press of the glass switch enables quicker gear changes and gives the driver a more aggressive throttle response.
The V8 Vantage S introduces a range of enhancements to the driving experience and safety. The new springs, dampers and wider rear wheels improve control, plus the new dynamic stability control system has been designed specifically for the Vantage, The new brake module provides Hydraulic Brake Assist for extra assistance in emergency braking scenarios. Plus the Bridgestone wheels has been developed to improve the grip and feel when driving.
|Vehicle Length||4,382 mm / 172.5 in||Engine / Cylinders||4735CC / V8||Top Speed||180 mph||Combined Cycle||21.9 mpg|
|Vehicle Width||1,866 mm / 73.5 in||Maximum Revs||xxxx rpm||Acceleration||0-60 mph / 4.9 sec||Urban Cycle||14.4 mpg|
|Vehicle Height||1,260 mm / 49.6 in||Max Torque||490 Nm||Weight||CO2||296 g/km|
|Wheelbase||2601 mm / 102.4 in||Max Power||321 kW @ 7300 rpm||Unladen Weight||1630 kg / 3549 lb|