DBS engine


Tadek Marek V8

Manufacturer code DBS (5.3 V8)
Engines family Tadek Marek V8
Fuel gasoline
Cubic capacity 5 341 ccm (326 cui)
Performance 238 kW (324 PS) @ 5000
Torque 491 Nm (362 ft/lb) @ 4500
Year of production 1968 - 2000
Camming DOHC
Cylinders 8 / Furcate
Valves no. 16
Compression ratio 9 : 1 
Bore x Stroke 100 x 85 mm
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Modified by: 2016-03-03  Matrix

This vehicle has a 2 door coupé type body styled by William Towns with a front mounted engine powering the rear wheels.

Its engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 5.3 litre, double overhead camshaft 90 degree V 8 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder., and maximum torque of 543 N·m (400 lb·ft/55.4 kgm) at 4500 rpm.

This power is transmitted to the wheels through a 5 speed manual gearbox.

Having a claimed weight at the kerb of 1700 kg, the Aston Martin DBS V8 performs the 0-60 mph sprint in 6 seconds and the quarter mile from rest in 14.1 seconds.

Maximum quoted speed is 261 km/h (162 mph).

Used on the vehicles

Year Model
1969 - 1972 Aston Martin DBS V8

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Aston Martin V8 buying guide (1972-1989)

The early 1970s weren’t the best of times for Aston Martin. The David Brown era had ended when Sir David sold up in 1972, and new owners Company Holdings were, by their own admission, ‘not car people’. As if to confirm their lack of empathy, when the DBS V8 was relaunched under the new regime, it was to be known simply as the Aston Martin V8, the ‘DB’ part having been dropped ‘for marketing reas...

Aston Martin Lagonda buying guide (1974-1990)

Has there ever been another car launch quite like it? It’s almost 40 years since the extraordinary Lagonda wedge was unveiled, but you can still almost sense the shockwaves today. It was all the more extraordinary for the fact that Aston Martin had just emerged from some of its darkest hours: the factory at Newport Pagnell had actually closed in 1974 before reopening in 1975 under ambitious new ...

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