2018 Aston Martin Vantage vs. 2018 Maserati Granturismo MC | Glenview, IL

You’ve made the choice to look into Grand Touring cars from two of the most recognized names in the automotive industry. Upon first mention, both Aston Martin and Maserati conjure images of class, style, and performance. Aston Martin is known for a truly refined driving experience while Maserati provides iconic styling. While both are ideal for those who truly appreciate driving, the 2018 Aston Martin Vantage and the 2018 Maserati GranTurismo MC offer drastically different experiences. Take a look below to see exactly where they differ.

Do you have questions about these models or want a specific feature explained? Get in touch with the brand ambassadors at Aston Martin of Glenview by calling (847) 904-1233.

2018 Aston Martin Vantage vs. 2018 Maserati GranTurismo MC: Engine

What are the similarities between the engines of the 2018 Aston Martin Vantage and 2018 Maserati GranTurismo MC? Both sports cars come with a turbocharged V8 engine, but that’s where the similarities end. Aston Martin engineers were able to get greater power and performance out their V8 than their counterparts at Maserati. Important differences in the turbocharged V8 engines include:


2018 Aston Martin Vantage
Grand Touring Car
2018 Maserati GranTursimo MC
4.0L twin-turbo V8
Engine
4.7L turbocharged V8
503 HP
Horsepower
454 HP
505 lb.-ft.
Torque
384 lb.-ft.
10.5:1
Compression Ratio
11.25:1
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2018 Aston Martin Vantage vs. 2018 Maserati GranTurismo MC: Performance

When comparing the performance specs side-by-side, the Aston Martin Vantage leaves the Maserati GranTurismo MC in the dust. The Vantage is the first Aston Martin model to receive an electronic rear differential, and it shows in the results. Get up to 62 MPH almost a full second quicker, and top out at a higher speed in the new Aston Martin Vantage. Key performance specs are as follows:


2018 Aston Martin Vantage
Grand Touring Car
2018 Maserati GranTurismo MC
195 MPH
Top Track Speed
187 MPH
3.6 seconds
0-to-62 MPH Acceleration
4.7 seconds
50% Front, 50% Rear
Weight Distribution
49% Front, 51% Rear

2018 Aston Martin Vantage vs. 2018 Maserati GranTurismo MC: Design Features

While both the 2018 Aston Martin Vantage and the 2018 Maserati GranTurismo MC are built with lean, athletic design profiles, there are several key differences to consider between the two GT cars. The Aston Martin is engineered with purpose. From the immersive interior cabin to the predatory stance, every aspect of the new Vantage has been meticulously crafted to deliver a design that hints at the aggressive driving experience you truly want. The GranTurismo MC offers a unique design, but is a bit more reserved in its overall architecture, and lacks several key features that are available with the Aston Martin.

  • The clamshell bonnet and side gills add modern accents to the Vantage
  • Signature LED lighting highlights the exterior of the Vantage
  • Strathmore and Alcantara® leather are exclusively available with the new Vantage
  • The new Vantage is available with unique colors such as Molten, Adrenaline, Tactical, True Hunter, and Lunar Eclipse
  • A Sport Plus interior package is only available with the Vantage and includes Sport Plus seating, carbon fiber accents, and distinctive exterior details
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2018 Aston Martin Vantage vs. 2018 Maserati GranTurismo MC: Which has the driving experience that I want?

If you want a true GT car that is remarkably refined, impressively powered, and designed with comfort in mind, the 2018 Aston Martin Vantage is the ideal option. Discover your new Vantage in the inventory at Aston Martin of Glenview, and then schedule a viewing when your active lifestyle allows. Reach out to an Aston Martin brand ambassador at our boutique dealership in Glenview, IL by calling (847) 904-1233 or through our appointment form.

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