V8 Vantage 1977-1989


April 17, 2013 By Mike Lee
Last updated on July 28, 2015
Aston Martin V8 Vantage (1977)
Country
UK
Top Speed (mph)
170
0-50 mph
3.8
0-60 mph
5.4
0-100 mph
13
1/4 mile
13.7
0-1 km
25.2
BHP
390 @5800rpm
BHP per ton
214
MPG UK/US
14/12
Engine capacity CC/CU
5341/326
Engine type
V8 Carburettor
Aspiration
Normal
Compression Ratio
9.0:1
Valve Type/No
Overhead 16
Transmission (manual/auto)
Manual
No of speeds
5
Wheels driven
RWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Disc
No. of Seats
2
Length (in)
180.5
Width (in)
72
Height (in)
53
Kerb Weight (lbs)
4001
Additional Info: Vantage Volante is the convertible. Engine power started at 306bhp, but a few changes gave it 390. Latest ones made 400bhp. Several different Vantage’s were used in the James Bond film “The Living Daylights”.

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