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2016 Aston Martin V8 Vantage
Coupe RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$94,394
2 listings nationwide

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2019 BMW i8
Coupe AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$153,558
4 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2016 Aston Martin V8 Vantage
Coupe RWD
Eric Tallberg Preview:

Aston Martin is not ordinarily the first name that pops up when discussion turns to Euro-style sporty 2-seaters. But its 2016 V8 Vantage offers a relatively inexpensive sports coupe an...

2019 BMW i8
Coupe AWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

The BMW i8 Coupe is instantly recognizable by its striking design: the scissor doors, the flowing, two-tone body, and the futuristic interior. It skips the 2018 model year and heads st...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2016 Aston Martin V8 Vantage
Coupe RWD
10
writes:
Expensive but beautiful
2019 BMW i8
Coupe AWD
writes:
ماناناتن
5
writes:
Looks/Style Ranked 2019 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT C Roadster RWD worse.
"Because it is fast"
Family Car Ranked 2019 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT C Roadster RWD worse.
"the power"

Specs

2016 Aston Martin V8 Vantage
Coupe RWD
2019 BMW i8
Coupe AWD
Powertrain 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
14 MPG
13 MPG
68 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
21 MPG
19 MPG
70 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 21.1 gal 11.1 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
420 hp @ 7,300 RPM
420 hp @ 7,300 RPM
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Torque
346 lb-ft @ 5,000 RPM
346 lb-ft @ 5,000 RPM
--
Cylinders
8 cylinders
8 cylinders
3 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11.3:1
11.3:1
9.5:1
Displacement
4,700 cc
4,700 cc
1,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
--
--
3.23 in x 3.72 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Leather Seats Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
CD Changer Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 2 seats 4 seats
Front Legroom 43 in 43.1 in
Back Legroom -- 28.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 10.6 cu ft 4.7 cu ft
Exterior
Length 172.6 in 184.6 in
Width 79.6 in 87.3 in
Height 49.6 in 50.9 in
Wheelbase 102.4 in 110.2 in

Available Options

2016 Aston Martin V8 Vantage
Coupe RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Appletree Green
  • Arizona Bronze
  • China Gray
  • Cinnabar Orange
  • Cobalt Blue
  • Concours Blue
  • Contemporary Paint
  • Devine Red
  • Diavolo Red
  • Hammerhead Silver
  • Hardly Green
  • Jet Black
  • Kopi Bronze
  • Lightning Silver
  • Madagascar Orange
  • Mako Blue
  • Mariana Blue
  • Marron Black
  • Meteorite Silver
  • Midnight Blue
  • Morning Frost White
  • Ocellus Teal
  • Onyx Black
  • Other Manufacturer's Paint Colour
  • Other Manufacturer's Special Paint Colour
  • Quantum Silver
  • Sea Storm
  • Selene Bronze
  • Silver Blonde
  • Silver Fox
  • Skyfall Silver
  • Stratus White
  • Sunburst Yellow
  • Tungsten Silver
  • Ultramarine Black
  • Volcano Red
  • Yellow Tang

Option Packages

  • 700W Aston Martin Premium Audio System with Dolby Pro Logic II
  • Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Audio System
  • Sports Suspension
  • Black Bonnet and Side Strake Meshes
  • Black Brake Calipers
  • Black Headlamp Bezels
  • Black Textured Tailpipe Finisher
  • Black-Vaned Front Grille
  • Bright Finish Front Grille
  • Carbon Fibre Exterior Door Release
  • Carbon Fibre Splitter & Diffuser
  • Carbon Side Strakes
  • Personalized Sill Plaques
  • Red Brake Calipers
  • Yellow Brake Calipers
  • Flint Seatbelts
  • Black Bang & Olufsen Speaker Grilles and ALT'S
  • Black Pedals
  • Contemporary Alcantara
  • Contemporary Carpet Colour
  • Contemporary Leather
  • Fine Contrast Stitch
  • Fine Match Stitching
  • Glass Switches
  • Match To Upper Rear Cabin Leather
  • Out-Of-Range Leather
  • Special Metallics Leather
  • Carbon Fibre Interior Trim Pack
  • Exterior Carbon Package
  • Ice Mocha Interior Trim Pack
  • Iridium Interior Trim Pack
  • Luxe Pack
  • Piano Black Interior Trim Pack
  • Smoker's Pack
  • Carbon Fibre Paddles
  • Clear Rear Lamps
  • Colour-Keyed Trim Steering Wheel
  • Full-Length Carbon Fibre Fascia Trim
  • Full-Length Cuprum Carbon Fascia Trim
  • Full-Length Iridium Fascia Trim
  • Full-Length Piano Black Fascia Trim
  • Full-Length Piano Ice Mocha Fascia Trim
  • Garage Door Opener with Auto Dimming Mirror
  • Magnum Silver Meshes
  • Previous AML Paint Colour
  • Second Glass Key
  • Silver Brake Calipers
  • Special AML Paint Colour
  • Sports Exhaust
  • Front Parking Sensors
  • Indented Leather Seat Inserts
  • Memory Seats
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Transmission: 7-Speed Manual with Sportshift II
  • Wheels: 19" 10-Spoke Graphite DT
  • Wheels: 19" 10-Spoke Silver DT
  • Wheels: 19" 5-Spoke Gloss Black DT
2019 BMW i8
Coupe AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Crystal White Pearl Metallic W/BMW I Frozen Blue
  • Crystal White Pearl Metallic W/Frozen Gray Accent
  • E-Copper Metallic W/Frozen Grey Accent
  • Individual DONINGTON Grey Met W/Frozen Grey Accent
  • SOPHISTO Gray Metallic W/BMW I Frozen Blue Accent
  • SOPHISTO Gray Metallic W/Frozen Gray Accent

Option Packages

  • Aerodynamic Kit
  • Icon Adaptive Led Headlights W/LASERLIGHT
  • Tera World
  • Tera World Copper

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