911 PDK vs Aston Vantage Sportshift - specifications

 Porsche 911 Carrera S PDKAston Martin V8 Vantage Sportshift
On the road price/total as tested"£72,698/£79,771""£88,000/£95,800"
"Residual value (after 3yrs/30,000)""£37,003/50.9%""£51,744/58.8%"
Running costs157.0ppmn/a
Annual tax liability std/higher rate"£5,089/£10,178""£6,160/£12,320"
Annual fuel cost (12k/20k miles)"£3,908/£6,513""£4,210/£7,017"
Ins grp/quote/road tax band/cost50/£831/G/£400"50/£1,327†/G/£400"
Cost of 1st/2nd/3rd service£473/£583/£473"£900/£1,000/£900"
Engine"6cyl flat/3,800cc""V8/4,735cc"
Peak power "385/6,500 bhp/rpm""420/7,000 bhp/rpm"
Peak torque "420/4,400 Nm/rpm""470/5,750 Nm/rpm"
Transmission 7-spd auto man/rwd6-spd auto man/rwd
Fuel tank capacity/spare wheel64 litres/sealant80 litres/sealant
Boot capacity135 litres300 litres
Turning circle/drag coefficient10.9m/0.29Cd 11.1m/0.34Cd
Basic warranty/recovery2yrs/1yr3yrs/variable^
Service intervals/UK dealers"18,500 miles/34 ""12,500 miles/18"
Driver Power manufacturer/dealer pos4th/5thn/a
Euro NCAP Adult/child/ped pointsn/an/a
0-60/30-70mph4.4/3.9 seconds* 5.1/3.8 seconds
30-50mph in 3rd/4th 1.8 seconds** 2.9/3.9 seconds
50-70mph in 5th/6th 2.1 seconds** 4.8/6.6 seconds
Top speed/rpm at 70mph "186mph/1,900rpm""180mph/2,600rpm"
Braking 70-0/60-0/30-0mph 50.4/36.7/9.1m*50.6/37.1/9.3m*
Noise levels outside/idle/30/70mph64/50/66/72dB64/45/66/72dB
Auto Express economy/range15.3mpg/215 miles14.2mpg/250 miles
Govt urban/extra-urban/combined 18.5/39.2/27.7mpg14.6/29.5/21.4mpg
Actual/claimed CO2/tax bracket427/240g/km/35%460/312g/km/35%
Airbags/Isofix/rear parking sensorsSix/yes/£341Four/no/yes
Climate ctrl/leather/heated seatsYes/yes/£278Yes/yes/£295
Met paint/xenon lights/keyless go£602/yes/noYes/no/no
Sat-nav/iPod adapter/Bluetooth "£1,284/£222/£436""£1,750/yes/£495"
Semi-auto box/stab/cruise controlYes/yes/£294Yes/yes/£295

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