Luxury GT shootout - specifications

 Aston Martin V8 Vantage N400Maserati GranTurismoJaguar XKR
On the road price/total as tested"£97,000/£97,000""£78,500/£85,685""£70,097/£72,205"
"Residual value (after 3yrs/36,000)"N/AN/A"£38,877/57.6 per cent"
Running costs/contract hireN/AN/A"174.1ppm/£1,285"
Annual tax liability std/higher rate"£7,469/£13,580""£6,045/£10,990""£5,397/£9,814"
"Annual fuel cost (12,000/20,000 miles)""£3,080/£5,133""£3,166/£5,277""£2,806/£4,677"
Insurance group/quote "20/£1,253""20/£1,726""20/£1,160"
Cost of 1st/2nd/3rd service"£800/£800/£1,100""£1,090/£1,757/£1,152"£228/£303/£228
Length/wheelbase "4,380/2,600mm""4,881/2,942mm""4,791/2,752mm"
Height/width"1,255/1,865mm""1,353/1,847mm""1,329/1,892mm"
Engine"V8/4,281cc""V8/4,244cc""V8/4,196cc s’charged"
Peak power"400/7,300 bhp/rpm""400/7,100 bhp/rpm""410/6,250 bhp/rpm"
Peak torque"420/5,000 Nm/rpm""460/4,750 Nm/rpm""560/4,000 Nm/rpm"
Transmission"6-spd, auto/rwd""6-spd, auto/rwd""6-spd, auto/rwd"
Fuel tank capacity/spare wheel 80 litres/space-saver86 litres/foam sealant71 litres/space-saver
Boot capacity 300 litres260 litres300 litres
Kerbweight/payload"1,630kg/N/A""1,880/370kg""1,665/415kg"
Turning circle/drag coefficient11.1 metres/0.34Cd10.7 metres/0.33Cd11.0 metres/0.34Cd
Basic warranty (miles)/recovery3yrs (unltd)/3yrs Aston3y (unltd)/3y Maserati3y (unltd)/3y Mondial
Service intervals/UK dealers "10,000 miles/21""12,500 miles/16""10,000 miles/96"
0-60/30-70/0-100mph5.0/4.1/11.5 secs5.1/4.3/11.9 secs5.1/4.4/12.0 secs
30-50mph in 3rd/4th 3.1/4.2 secs3.7/5.6 secs3.1/4.5 secs
50-70mph in 5th/6th 5.2/7.5 secs7.9/14.3 secs6.2/8.9 secs
Top speed 177mph177mph155mph
Braking 70-0/60-0/30-0mph 44.2/31.8/8.1 metres 47.1/34.8/9.0 metres46.2/34.0/8.8 metres
Noise levels outside/idle/30/70mph59/45/61/68dB64/56/60/67dB58/43/57/65dB
Auto Express economy/range18.4mpg/324 miles17.9mpg/339 miles20.2mpg/315 miles
Govt urban/extra-urban/combined 12.2/27.2/18.7mpg12.9/29.9/19.2mpg14.8/32.9/22.9mpg
CO2 emissions/tax bracket358g/km/35 per cent345g/km/35 per cent294g/km/35 per cent
Airbags/Isofix/parking/rain sensorsFour/yes/yes (rear)/noSix/yes/yes (rear)/yesSix/no/yes (front £295)/yes
Auto gearbox/paddleshift/adaptive suspYes/yes/no"Yes/yes/£1,721"Yes/yes/yes
Clim ctrl/leather/electric/heated seatsYes/yes/yes/yes"Yes/yes/yes/£1,293 (incl seat memory & Easy Entry)"Yes/yes/yes/yes
Ceramic brakes/met paint/xenon lightsNo/yes/yesNo/£552/yesNo/yes/yes
Keyless go/electric sunroof/cup-holdersNo/no/yesNo/no/yesYes/no/yes
Multifunc steering/stability/cruise ctrlYes/yes/yesYes/yes/yesYes/yes/yes
Sat-nav/DAB radio/MP3/BluetoothYes/no/yes/yesYes/no/£41/noYes/no/yes/yes

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