It is quite logical if people often compare 2018 Aston Martin V8 Vantage with the DB line. Both are coming from this world-class auto manufacturer known for its luxurious products and brands. Moreover, both of them are designed as the luxury flagship products with their own advantages and signature styles. The DB11, for instance, is known as the super comfortable and big tourer with a touch sporty ride while the Vantage is the contrary, and yet it is coming with the same parts from DB11. Can you imagine its power and strength?
About the Vantage
If you are looking for a sporty open ride with powerful and punchy performance, then the Vantage may be the ideal option. This is a two seater vehicle with the V8 twin turbocharged engine with 4.0 liter capacity placed on the front side, pairing nicely with the gearbox 8 speed transmission with electronic control. This 2018 Aston Martin V8 Vantage is coming with aluminum construction.
When you compare the length, the Vantage is shorter than the DB11 but the Vantage is also wider. According to many auto experts, the Vantage is somewhat more expensive, but with the improved features and the significant space addition, it is a worthy exchange. After all, the Vantage is said to accommodate two people (big and burly) nicely with also spacious cargo area. The construction is the combination of plastic composites and aluminum with total weight of 1530 kilograms. From the exterior appearance, you have to admit that the ride is super attractive and handsome.
The Interior Cabin
We don’t need to talk about the exterior side – everyone knows that it is a good looking ride. But don’t underestimate the interior cabin because we are talking about the comfort and convenience while riding. The interior cabin is plush, comfy, and exclusive. With sporty touch, racy Alcantara leather trim, and other features, you should expect a combination of comfort and function.
The 2018 Aston Martin V8 Vantage is coming with different driving modes, including Track, Sport, and also Sport+. The Track is designed for bumpy road condition with rather harsh surroundings. Don’t forget that Vantage is also heavier when compared to 911, but Vantage has a balanced 50-50 ratio on the front side to the rear side. There is a sense of great control and also perfect agility. Control and handle are definitely flawless – better than you can imagine.
The Features and Specs
In the overall sense, there are a lot of things to like about this vehicle. With a total price of around £120,900, this may be one of the expensive lines. The V8 petrol twin turbo engine is able to 503 bhp with 505 Nm of torque is powerful enough, especially with automatic 8 speed transmission. The fuel economy is only 26 mpg but then again, it is a sporty ride – not a family vehicle. Its main competitors include 911 GTS (Porsche) and SVR F-Type (Jaguar). If you want to know more about 2018 Aston Martin V8 Vantage release date, you have to wait further for the official announcement from the company. But if you interested in 2018 Aston Martin V8 Vantage, then prepare the budgets.