Aston Martin Vantage Twin-Turbo V8 – Full Review (2018)

Aston Martin Vantage

The new Aston Martin Vantage is a two-door coupe Sport Car with German Mercedes-Benz V8 AMG specification, British World-Class Elegance Craftsmanship and hand-build muscular silhouette. As a successor to the previous model the Aston Martin Vantage has been in production for 12 years, you can get this beautiful hand-build sport car for 149.995 USD.

Exterior Design of the Aston Martin Vintage 2018

Like the previous outgoing model of the Aston Martin Vantage this new hand-build sport coupe comes of a totally new architecture platform. Muscular silhouette with lot of carbon-fiber materials to reduce weight from the previous model and gain better performance and handling.

Small sized BiLED headlights with huge carbon-fiber splitter and bumper o the front. In addition to gain more air intake for the V8 engine and have more aggressive presence. Not only the carbon fibers materials are the one to achieve the better performance of the vehicle but the overall shape.

It has better aerodynamics than other vehicles in the segment, it doesn’t has a rear spoiler like the new Toyota Supra GR but from the hood over the roof and to the rear section of the car the wind and undesired lift forces are reduced to perfection.

Aston Martin Vantage

Behind the front 20-inch allow-wheels there is a huge air-outlet which is built-in the body for cooling down the brakes and better air-flow over the wheels, the lower section below the doors is covered in carbon-fiber material with huge side skirts and rear LED light bar which blends over the whole rear of the car gather a classic British style with the Aston Martin Vantage signature.

Below the boot of the Aston Martin Vantage is a huge defuser with a carbon-fiber web crafted and a vertical bars on the both side with dual exhaust system. Aston Martin stand for this new Vantage model that has more predator stance than others in the sport coupe style class.

Aston Martin Vantage

Interior of the Aston Martin Vantage 2018

Like the exterior of the Aston Martin Vantage the interior is for the lowers who like the combination of sportiness with style. Whole cabin inside the Aston Martin Vantage is covered in Alcantara, the whole dash is covered side door panels, surrounding the central console, interior roof.

Aston Martin Vantage

Nice placing of the digital dials which are in minimalistic form, the high-quality pedal shifter and the central console gives special sense and feel for a world-class sports car. Black matted vents, loads of physical buttons for control the position of the sporty Sparco style seats which are actually on the side on the central console.

Buttons for the gauge cluster digital mode options and other settings on the multifunctional D-shape steering wheel,suspension options and engine modes, dual climate control and not only the engine the Aston Martin Vantage use the old infotainment touch-pad screen system that Mercedes-Benz was using in their previous models but only supports Apple CarPlay for the lovers of iPhone’s.

Aston Martin Vantage

Specifications of the Aston Martin Vantage

This model of Aston Martin Vantage has a Transaxle Transmission positioned near the rear wheels of Vantage for gaining weight distribution, electronically controlled limited slip differential with torque vectoring in addition for gaining maximum traction and all of feature works in just less of a millisecond.

It is powered by hand-build Mercedes-Benz AMG 4.0-liter V8 Twin-Turbocharged Petrol Engine with power output of 510 hp and 685 nm of torque. It can accelerate from 0-100 km/h in just 3.6 seconds and it can reach up a top speed of 314 km/h. 

The Aston Martin Vantage is powered by a ZF Automatic 8-Speed Gearbox and it will be the only vehicle that will pair with Mercedes-Benz V8 engine with a manual gearbox when the deal will be available. For better weight distribution the engine is position on the back as possible for 50/50 front and rear.