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ASTON MARTIN DB5 - SPECIFICATIONS



 

The Aston Martin DB5 is in production from 1963 to 1965. Pay attention to the interesting facts in the caption of each picture. 

 

Price New: Aston Martin DB5 Coupe £ 4,175;

Price New: Aston Martin DB5 Convertible £ 4,490.

 

The Aston Martin DB5 is in production from 1963 to 1966 in Coupe and Convertible. Only the produced DB5 Convertibles bears the Volante badge between October 1965 - October 1966. The Volante name is used and for other convertibles Aston Martin only after October 1965.
The Aston Martin DB5 is in production from 1963 to 1966 in Coupe and Convertible. Only the produced DB5 Convertibles bears the Volante badge between October 1965 - October 1966. The Volante name is used and for other convertibles Aston Martin only after October 1965.
| Image: Aston Martin

 

THE ASTON MARTIN DB5 ENGINE SPECIFICATION

DB5 Engine Type: Valvetrain: DOHC; Straight six / inline 6-cylinder engine

DB5 Engine Volume: 3995 cc;

DB5 Cylnder Bore: 96 mm;

DB5 Piston Stroke: 92 mm;

DB5 Compression ratio: 8.8

DB5 Max Power:  282 bhp @ 5500 rpm;

DB5 Max Torque: 280 lbs-ft / 380 NM @ 4500 rpm.

DB5 Fuel System: 3 SU-Carburators

DB5 Fuel Type: Petrol / Gasoline

DB5 Engine Aspiration: Naturally Aspirated engine

 

The Aston Martin DB5 is the most popular car in the world because it has been participating in many of the James Bond movies. As the first one is Goldfinger (1964).
The Aston Martin DB5 is the most popular car in the world because it has been participating in many of the James Bond movies. As the first one is Goldfinger (1964). | Image: Aston Martin


THE ASTON MARTIN DB5 TRANSMISSIONS:

Manual 5-speed ZF gearbox or optional Borg-Warner 3-speed automatic. Some of the very first models Aston Martin DB5 are equipped with 4-speed manual transmissions. 

The Aston Martin DB5 is a hand-made car as the exterior design is made by the Italian automobile body-maker Carrozzeria Touring Superleggera.
The Aston Martin DB5 is a hand-made car as the exterior design is made by the Italian automobile body-maker Carrozzeria Touring Superleggera. | Image: Aston Martin


THE ASTON MARTIN DB5  BRAKES:

Girling Twin servo-assisted brakes with front and rear solid discs.


The Aston Martin DB5 has chrome wire wheels and no more rim options.
The Aston Martin DB5 has chrome wire wheels and no more rim options. | Image: Aston Martin


THE ASTON MARTIN DB5  WEIGHT:


The Aston Martin DB5 weight is 1468 kg.


The Aston Martin DB5 has reclining seats, wool pile carpets, electric windows, double fuel tanks, chrome wire wheels. The interior is in full leather.
The Aston Martin DB5 has reclining seats, wool pile carpets, electric windows, double fuel tanks, chrome wire wheels. The interior is in full leather. | Image: Aston Martin


THE ASTON MARTIN DB5  ACCELERATION

0 – 60 mph / 0 – 96.56 km/h / ap. 0 - 100 km

The DB5 goes from 0 to 60 mph in 7.1 sec.


The Aston Martin DB5 - central console
The Aston Martin DB5 - central console | Image: Aston Martin


THE ASTON MARTIN DB5 SUSPENSION:

DB5 front SUSPENSION: Telescopic shock absorbers;

DB5 rear SUSPENSION: Double acting lever arm shock absorbers.

The Aston Martin DB5 5-speed manual gear stick
The Aston Martin DB5 5-speed manual gear stick | Image: Aston Martin


THE ASTON MARTIN DB5  DIMENSIONS (LxWxH):

The Aston Martin DB5 Coupe Dimenssions: 4570 x 1676 x 1320 mm;

The Aston Martin DB5 Convertible Dimenssions: 4480 x 1676 x 1322 mm.

The Aston Martin DB5 Convertible is produced in only 123 units as only 19 of them are made in left-hand drive
The Aston Martin DB5 Convertible is produced in only 123 units as only 19 of them are made in left-hand drive. Read all about the DB5 Convertible on dro4cars.com: Aston Martin DB5 & James Bond's Car | Image: Wholived


THE ASTON MARTIN DB5 TOP SPEED


The top speed of the Aston Martin DB5 is 142 mph / 228.52 km/h.

The asking prices for an old Aston Martin DB5 (not Goldfinger model) are above US$ 600,000.
The asking prices for an old Aston Martin DB5 (not James Bond Goldfinger (1964) model) are above US$ 600,000. | Image: Aston Martin


Read More About the Aston Martin DB5, Links:

Aston Martin DB5 & James Bond’s DB5

1963 – 1965 Aston Martin DB5 – Gallery

1965-1966 Aston Martin DB5 VOLANTE Short-Chassis - Gallery

Aston Martin DB5 Goldfinger Reproduction – Gallery 



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