2010 Aston Martin Rapide Road Test Specs | Edmunds

2010 Aston Martin Rapide - Road Test Specs

2010 Aston Martin Rapide Sedan

(5.9L V12 6-speed Automatic)


Model year2010
MakeAston Martin
Style4dr Sedan (5.9L 12cyl 6A)
Base MSRP$199,950
Options on test vehicleNone
As-tested MSRP$199,950


Drive typeRear-wheel drive
Engine typeV12
Displacement (cc/cu-in)5,935cc (362 cu-in)
Block/head materialAluminum/aluminum
ValvetrainDouble overhead camshaft
Compression ratio (x:1)10.9
Redline (rpm)6,750
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)470 @ 6,000
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)443 @ 5,000
Transmission typeSix-speed automatic
Transmission and axle ratios (x:1)I: 4.17; II: 2.34; III: 1.52; IV: 1.14; V: 0.87; VI: 0.69; Final: 3.46


Suspension, frontDouble wishbone
Suspension, rearDouble wishbone
Steering typeRack and pinion, Servotronic speed-sensitive power-assisted steering
Steering ratio (x:1)15.0:1
Tire brandBridgestone
Tire modelPotenza S0001
Tire typePerformance
Tire size, front245/40R20 Y
Tire size, rear295/35R20
Wheel size20-by-8.5 inches front -- 20-by-11 inches rear
Wheel materialAlloy
Brakes, front15.4-inch ventilated disc with six-piston calipers
Brakes, rear14.2-inch ventilated disc with four-piston calipers

Testing Conditions

Elevation (ft.)75

Fuel Consumption

EPA fuel economy (mpg)19 combined
Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)23.9

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)4,299
Length (in.)197.6
Width (in.)75.9
Height (in.)53.5
Wheelbase (in.)117.7
Track, front (in.)62.6
Track, rear (in.)63.5
Legroom, front (in.)42.8
Legroom, rear (in.)30.1
Headroom, front (in.)37.3
Headroom, rear (in.)36.9
Seating capacity4
Cargo volume (cu-ft)11.2
Max. cargo volume, seats folded (cu-ft)31.3


Bumper-to-bumper3 years/Unlimited mileage
Powertrain3 years/Unlimited mileage
Corrosion10 years
Roadside assistance3 years/Unlimited mileage
Free scheduled maintenanceNot available


Front airbagsStandard
Side airbagsStandard dual front
Head airbagsStandard front and rear
Knee airbagsNot available
Antilock brakesFour-wheel ABS
Electronic brake enhancementsBraking assist, electronic brakeforce distribution
Traction controlStandard
Stability controlStandard
Tire-pressure monitoring systemTire-pressure monitoring
Emergency assistance systemNot available
NHTSA crash test, driverNot tested
NHTSA crash test, passengerNot tested
NHTSA crash test, side frontNot tested
NHTSA crash test, side rearNot tested
NHTSA rollover resistanceNot tested

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