Aston Martin DB6 1965-1971


April 17, 2013 By Mike Lee
Last updated on July 28, 2015
Aston Martin DB6 Mk1 (1965-1969)
Country
UK
Top Speed (mph)
148
0-60 mph
7.5-8.4
1/4 mile
16
BHP
282 @5500rpm
Torque lbft
273 @4500rpm
BHP per ton
182
Engine capacity CC/CU
3995/244
Engine type
Straight 6 Carburettors x 3
Aspiration
Normal
Compression Ratio
8.9:1
Valve Type/No
DOHC 12
Transmission (manual/auto)
Manual
No of speeds
5
Wheels driven
RWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Disc
No. of Seats
4
Length (in)
182
Width (in)
66
Height (in)
53.5
Kerb Weight (lbs)
3410
Additional Info: The DB6 features an integrated rear spoiler to aid high speed stability. The Volante (convertible) name was introduced in 1965 for the DB6. The Vantage got a 325bhp engine option and could get to 60 in 6.5 secs, 1/4 mile in 14.5 secs and 0-1km in 25.4 secs. The DB6 Mk2 ran from 1969-1971.

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