Saturday, August 2, 2008

Specification Aston Martin DBS


Two-door coupe body style with 2+0 seating
Bonded aluminium VH structure
Aluminium, magnesium alloy and carbon fibre composite body
Extruded aluminium door side-impact beams
High Intensity Discharge headlamps (dipped beam)
Halogen projector headlamps (main beam)
LED rear lamps and side repeaters


All alloy quad overhead cam 48 valve 5935cc V12
Compression ratio 10.9:1
Front mid-mounted engine, rear-wheel drive
Fully catalysed stainless steel exhaust system with active bypass valves


Rear mid-mounted six-speed manual gearbox
Alloy torque tube with carbon fibre propeller shaft
Limited-slip differential
Final drive ratio: 3.71:1


Rack and pinion, Servotronic speed-sensitive power-assisted steering, 3.0 turns lock to lock
Column tilt and reach adjustment

Wheels and Tyres

Front: 8.5’’ x 20’’ Pirelli P Zero 245/35
Rear: 11’’ x 20’’ Pirelli P Zero 295/30


Adaptive Damping System (ADS) with Track mode
Front: Independent double wishbones incorporating anti-dive geometry, coil springs, anti-roll bar and monotube adaptive dampers
Rear: Independent double wishbones with anti-squat and anti-lift geometry, coil springs, anti-roll bar and monotube adaptive dampers


Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) with Track mode
Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD)
Emergency Brake Assist (EBA)
Traction Control
Front: Ventilated carbon ceramic discs, 398mm diameter with six-piston calipers
Rear: Ventilated carbon ceramic discs, 360mm diameter with four-piston calipers


Semi-aniline leather and Alcantara interior
Matrix alloy facia trim and Iridium Silver centre console finish
Carbon fibre door trims and door pulls
Auto-dimming rear-view mirror with garage door opener (USA & Canada only)
Sports seats with 10-way electrical adjustment, including height, tilt and lumbar adjustment
Memory seats & exterior mirrors (three positions)
Dual-stage driver/passenger front airbags
Side airbags (sports seats only)
Heated seats (sports seats only)
Heated rear screen
Automatic temperature control
Organic electroluminescent (OEL) displays
Trip computer
LED map lights
Cruise control
Hard Disk Drive (HDD) satellite navigation system*1,2
Bluetooth® telephone preparation*1
Powerfold exterior mirrors
Front and rear parking sensors
Tyre pressure monitoring system*1
Alarm and immobiliser
Remote-control central door locking and boot release
Umbrella and holder
Battery Disconnect Switch (BDS)
Battery conditioner
Tracking device (UK only)*3
Boot-mounted umbrella

In-Car Entertainment

Aston Martin 700W Premium Audio System with Dolby® Pro Logic II®, includes a six-CD autochanger Integrated Apple iPod® connector*4
USB connector with Waveform Audio Format (WAF), Windows Media Player (WMA) and MPEG (MP3) audio file compatibility
3.5mm auxiliary socket


20’’ alloy wheels with graphite finish. Satellite radio system (USA only)
Piano Black facia trim and centre console finish
Leather storage saddle
Personalised sill plaques
Auto-dimming interior rear-view mirror*1
Auto dimming interior rear view mirror with garage door opener (Europe only)
Alarm upgrade (volumetric & tilt sensors)
Tracking device*1/3
First aid kit
Ashtray and cigar lighter

Length: 4721mm (185.9’’)
Wheelbase: 2740mm (107.9’’)
Width: 1905mm (75’’) exc. Mirrors 2060mm (81.1’’) inc. Mirrors
Fuel Tank Capacity: 78 litres (17.2 Imp gall, 20.5 US gall)
Height: 1280mm (50.4’’)
Weight: 1695kg (3737 lb)

Max speed: 191mph (307km/h)
Max power: 380kW (510bhp/517 PS) @ 6500 rpm
Acceleration: 0-100km/h (62mph) 4.3 seconds
Max torque: 570 Nm (420 lb.ft) @ 5750 rpm

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