THE AUTO CHANNEL:   TACH Home | Auto News | Reviews | Media | Forums | Classifieds

USED CAR BUYER'S GUIDE


Fuel Economy | Crash Results | Recalls | Service Bulletins | Site Map

SUV    Sedan    Truck    Van    Convertible   Coupe    Wagon   Luxury    Hybrid      CUV
Compar-A-Graphs:    Rank-By-Specs    or  4-Car Comparison
Click to print
Compare Cars Side by Side on
Features and Specifications


Vehicle 2006 Aston Martin V12 Vanquish S Coupe 2012 Maserati GranTurismo Sport Convertible
3-Memory Adjustments For Driver Side Include Automatic/Delayed Locking, Automatic Headlights, Exterior Mirrors, Steering Wheel and Seat No Yes
3-Position Memory Steering Column No Yes
4.7-Liter, V8, 32-Valve, DOHC, SEFI Engine; Front/Longitudinal Mounted With Horsepower Of 444@7000, Torque Of 376@4750, Alloy Block and Alloy Cylinder Heads No Yes
4-Wheel Anti-Lock Brakes Yes Yes
6.0-Liter, 60-Degree V12, 48-Valve, 4/OHC, EFI Engine; Front Mounted With Horsepower Of 520@7000, Torque Of 425@5800, Alloy Block and Alloy Cylinder Heads Yes No
6-Speed Automatic Interactive Manual Transmission With Overdrive Yes No
6-Speed Electronically Controlled Manually Interactive Automatic Transmission With Overdrive and Tow/Haul/Snow Mode No Yes
7000 RPM Tachometer Yes No
Adaptive Automatic Transmission Yes No
Alloy Wheels, Front 19-In. X 9-In. and Rear 19-In. X 10-In. Yes No
Alloy Wheels Front 20-in. X 8.5-in. and Rear 20-in. X 10.5-in. No Yes
AM/FM Radio With 700-Watts, 5.1 Surround Sound and 10 Speakers Total; 6-Disc CD Changer Yes No
AM/FM Radio With SurroundStag-Watts, Seek, Scan, Speed Sensitive Volume, AudioPilot Surround Sound and 12 Speakers Total; CD Player; MP3 Player No Yes
Analog Clock Yes Yes
Automatic Climate Control Yes Yes
Automatic Headlights Yes No
Automatic Headlights With Automatic On/Off No Yes
Automatic High/Low Beam Control Adaptive Bi-Xenon High Intensity Discharge Headlights With Automatic Leveling No Yes
Automatic Safety Rollbar No Yes
Automatic Tilt Away Steering Column No Yes
Auxiliary Audio Input Jack No Yes
Battery Saver Yes Yes
Brake Assistance No Yes
Cargo Area Tiedowns No Yes
Carpet Located In Passenger Cabin Yes No
Carpet Located in Passenger Cabin and Cargo Area/Trunk No Yes
Chrome Grille, Body Side Moldings, Cladding and Body Color Exterior Door Handles No Yes
Compass No Yes
Covered Lower Console Storage With Armrest Yes No
Cruise Control No Yes
Daytime Running Lights No Yes
Drive-By-Wire Control For Throttle Yes No
Driver Airbag Yes Yes
Driver Power Seat Yes No
Driver Power Seat Adjusts 8 Ways Total No Yes
Dual Body Color Folding Power Adjustable Heated Electrochromic Exterior Rearview Mirrors With 3-Position Memory No Yes
Dual Body Color Power Folding Power Adjustable Electrochromic Exterior Rearview Mirrors Yes No
Easy Entry Seat No Yes
Electrochromic Interior Rearview Mirror Yes Yes
Electronic Brake Force Distribution Yes No
Exterior Temperature Gauge No Yes
First Aid Kit Yes No
Front Air Dam Yes No
Front and Rear Body Color Bumpers Yes Yes
Front and Rear Crumple Zones Yes No
Front and Rear Cupholders No Yes
Front and Rear Power Windows With Driver One-Touch Up No Yes
Front and Rear Pretensioners No Yes
Front and Rear Reading Lights No Yes
Front Carpeted Floor Mats Yes Yes
Front Cigarette Lighter With Ashtray No Yes
Front Door Mounted Storage No Yes
Front Dual Door Mounted Storage Yes No
Front Dual Power Lumbar Support No Yes
Front Dual Reclining Heated Bucket Seats With Power Adjustable Seat Height and Integral Headrests Yes No
Front Dual Reclining Heated Sport Bucket Seats Driver Side Adjusts 8 Ways Total, Adjustable Seat Height, Power Memory, Passenger Side Adjusts 8 Ways Total, Adjustable Seat Height, Power Memory, Integral Headrests and Fold-Down Center Armrest No Yes
Front Dual Sunvisors Yes No
Front Foglights Yes Yes
Front Illuminated Vanity Mirrors No Yes
Front Outboard 3-Point Seatbelts Yes No
Front P245/35YR20 BSW Performance and Rear P285/35YR20 BSW Performance Tires No Yes
Front Passenger Power Seat Yes No
Front Passenger Power Seat Adjusts 8 Ways Total No Yes
Front Power 360-mm Ventilated Disc and Rear Power 330-mm Ventilated Disc Brakes No Yes
Front Power 378-mm Ventilated Disc and Rear Power 330-mm Ventilated Disc Brakes Yes No
Front Power Outlet No Yes
Front SBRP255/40ZR19 and Rear SBRP285/40ZR19, Yokohama Tires Yes No
Front Seatbelt Height Adjusters No Yes
Front Seat with Driver Manual Memory No Yes
Front Side Airbags With Head Protection No Yes
Front Stabilizer Bar Yes Yes
Front Vanity Mirror No Yes
Genuine Wood Trim Located on Doors, Instrument Panel and Shift Knob No Yes
Glass Rear Window on Convertible No Yes
Glovebox Yes No
Halogen Headlights Yes No
Hard Drive with 30GB total; No Yes
Hard Top No Yes
Headlight Washers No Yes
Hill Start Control No Yes
Illuminated Entry Doors No Yes
Independent Double Wishbone Front Suspension With Coil Springs and Shock Absorbers Yes No
Independent Double Wishbone Rear Suspension With Coil Springs and Shock Absorbers Yes No
Independent Wishbone Front Suspension With Coil Springs and Shock Absorbers and sport Ride Type No Yes
Independent Wishbone Rear Suspension With Coil Springs and Shock Absorbers and sport Ride Type No Yes
In-Glass Radio Antenna No Yes
Interactive Adaptive Variable Suspension No Yes
Interior Air Filter No Yes
Keyless Entry Operated Via Key Fob Yes Yes
L A T C H Yes No
Leather and Alcantara Interior Trim Yes No
Leather Seats Yes Yes
Leather Steering Wheel Yes No
Limited Slip Differential Yes No
Lockable Illuminated Glovebox No Yes
Locking Fuel Filler No Yes
Manually Interactive Automatic Transmission No Yes
Memory Device Reader No Yes
Multi-Function Remote Operates Anti-Theft, Door Lock/Unlock, Perimeter Lighting, Tailgate/Liftgate and Trunk/Decklid No Yes
Multi-Function Remote Operates Door Lock/Unlock and Trunk Yes No
Navigation Aid With Voice Activation No Yes
Passenger Airbag Yes Yes
Passenger Airbag Cutoff Sensor No Yes
Perimeter Lighting Activated Via Remote No Yes
Platinum Finish Located On Center Floor Console, Doors and Instrument Panel Yes No
Power Door Locks Yes No
Power Door Locks Operated Via Key and Remote With Automatic Locking No Yes
Power Electric Rack and Pinion Variable Assisted Steering No Yes
Power Rack and Pinion Variable Assisted Steering Yes No
Power Sunshade Located on No Yes
Power Tailgate/Liftgate or Trunk/Decklid Lock/Unlock Via Multi-Function Remote and Interior Switch No Yes
Power Telescopic Steering Column No Yes
Power Tilt Steering Column No Yes
Power Windows Yes No
Pre-Programmed Equalizer No Yes
Radio Antenna Yes No
Rain Sensing Intermittent Windshield Wipers Yes No
Rain Sensing Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers No Yes
Rear Carpeted Floor Mats No Yes
Rear Electronic Parking Aid With Ultrasonic Sensors Yes Yes
Rear HVAC Ducts No Yes
Rear Mechanical Limited Slip Differential No Yes
Rear Spoiler Yes No
Rear Stabilizer Bar Yes Yes
Rear Window Defroster Yes Yes
Remote Fuel Door Release Yes No
Remote Fuel Door Release Located Inside Vehicle No Yes
Remote Trunk/Decklid Release Located Inside Vehicle and On Multi-Function Remote No Yes
Remote Trunk Release Yes No
Roadside Assistance Warranty for 48-Months, 50,000-Miles No Yes
Seat Mounted Front Side Airbags No Yes
Seat Type=bucket No Yes
Separate Driver/Front Passenger Climate Controls No Yes
Service Interval Indicator For Brake Wear No Yes
Side Guard Door Beams Yes Yes
Spare Tire Credit/Delete No Yes
Steering Wheel Mounted Controls For Audio and Transmission No Yes
Steering Wheel Mounted Controls For Transmission Yes No
Subwoofer Yes No
Tachometer No Yes
Telescopic Steering Column Yes No
Tilt Steering Column Yes No
Tinted Glass No Yes
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes Yes
Traction Control Controlled By ABS and Engine Management Yes No
Traction Control Controlled by Engine Management No Yes
Trip Computer Yes No
Trip Computer With Trip Odometer No Yes
Trunk/Interior Load Area Light No Yes
Universal Garage Door Opener Yes Yes
Valet Lockout No Yes
Vehicle Anti-Theft Via Alarm and Engine Immobilizer Yes Yes
Vehicle Stability Control System No Yes
Voice Activated Controls For Audio, Navigation System and Bluetooth(R) Wireless Enabled Devices No Yes
Warning Lights Include Door Ajar, Electrical System, Low Fuel and Oil Pressure No Yes






Fuel Economy | Crash Results

Compar-A-Graphs:
4 Car Comparison | Rank-by-Specs
THE AUTO CHANNEL: Auto Channel Home | Auto News | Car Reviews | Media Library | Forums | Classifieds