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Compare Aston Martin DB11 Volante vs Mercedes-AMG SL R232 [SL 55 4MATIC+]

Reviews

Neo score
86%
88%
Pros
  • Good performance
  • Robust Mercedes V8
  • Enjoyable 7200rpm redline
  • Rather good performance
  • Decent styling
  • Good handling
  • Good build quality
Cons
  • Not as sensuous as the DB9
  • No V12
  • Obsession with AWD
  • I4 engine in an SL
  • Larger than before
  • Low cargo capacity

Price

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Variants

SL 55 4MATIC+
SL 63 4MATIC+

Capacity

Cargo Capacity
213 L / 7.5 cu-ft ~ 240 L / 8.5 cu-ft
Coolant Capacity
18.6 L / 19.7 qt
12.3 L / 13.0 qt
Engine Oil Capacity
8.5 L / 9.0 qt
Fuel Capacity
78.0 L / 20.6 gal
70.0 L / 18.5 gal
Passengers
4
4

Chassis

Brakes | Front
Ventilated discs
Ventilated discs, 390 mm
Brakes | Rear
Ventilated discs
Ventilated discs, 360 mm
Power Steering
Electric Steering
Electric Steering
Suspension | Front
Double-wishbone
Double-wishbone
Suspension | Rear
Multi-link
Double-wishbone
Tire Size
255/40 ZR20, 295/35 ZR20
Front wheel tires: 255/45 R19 Rear wheel tires: 285/40 R19
Turning Circle
12.8 m / 42.1 ft

Construction

Body Style
2-door Convertible
2-door Convertible

Dimensions

Size | Height
1300 mm / 51.2 in
1359 mm / 53.5 in
Size | Length
4750 mm / 187.0 in
4705 mm / 185.2 in
Size | Width
1950 mm / 76.8 in | 2060 mm / 81.1 in (mirror unfolded)
1915 mm / 75.4 in
Track Width | Front
1665.0 mm / 65.6 in
Track Width | Rear
1629.0 mm / 64.1 in
Weight
1870.0 kg / 4122.6 lbs
1875.0 kg / 4133.7 lbs
Wheel Size
9J x 20, 11.0J x 20
Front wheel rims: 9.5J x 19 Rear wheel rims: 11J x 19
Wheelbase
2805 mm / 110.4 in
2700 mm / 106.3 in

Performance

Acceleration | 0 - 100 km/h
4.1 sec
3.9 sec
Acceleration | 0 - 60 mph
3.9 sec
3.7 sec
CO2 Emission
255 g/km
268 ~ 288 g/km
Coefficient Of Drag
0.31
Fuel Economy
11.6 L/100km / 20.3 MPG (combined)
11.8 L/100km / 19.9 MPG (combined)
Top Speed
300.0 km/h / 186.4 mph
295.0 km/h / 183.3 mph

Powertrain

Drivetrain Layout
Front-engine (longitudinal), Rear-wheel drive
Front-engine (longitudinal), All-wheel drive
Engine
M 177
Engine | Bore
83.0 mm / 3.3 in
83.0 mm / 3.3 in
Engine | Compression Ratio
10.5:1
8.6:1
Engine | Displacement
4.0 L / 243.0 cu-in / 3982.0 cc
4.0 L / 243.0 cu-in / 3982.0 cc
Engine | Power
510.0 hp / 380.3 kW @ 6000 rpm
476.0 hp / 355.0 kW @ 5500-6500 rpm
Engine | Redline
7200 rpm
Engine | Specific Output
128.1 hp/L / 2.1 hp/cu-in
119.5 hp/L / 2.0 hp/cu-in
Engine | Stroke
92.0 mm / 3.6 in
92.0 mm / 3.6 in
Engine | Torque
675 Nm / 497.9 lb-ft @ 2000-5000 rpm
700 Nm / 516.3 lb-ft @ 2250-4500 rpm
Engine | Type
Bi-turbocharged direct-injected petrol V8 engine with 4 values per cylinder
Bi-turbocharged direct-injected petrol V8 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
Transmission | Gears
8-speed
9-speed
Transmission | Type
Automatic
Automatic AMG SPEEDSHIFT MCT

Production

Availability
2018
2021
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