2020 BMW 8-Series

2020 BMW 8-Series

2020 Aston Martin DB11

2020 Aston Martin DB11

2020 BMW 8-Series vs. 2020 Aston Martin DB11


The 2020 BMW 8-Series is perfect for drivers looking for a grand tourer in coupe or convertible form. As is typical of BMW, you can expect excellent ride quality and plenty of tech in the 2020 version of the 8-Series. The interior is plush and comfortable generous cargo space for luggage or groceries.

The 2020 Aston Martin DB11 comes with a rich heritage and James Bond connections. Beyond these, however, the 2020 DB11 has a few limitations that may be frustrating. Space is limited and the 2020 DB11 has some transmission issues that are noticeable. Here is a comparison of the two cars.

Design & Style

The 2020 BMW 8-Series is a stunningly beautiful car with sporty lines and excellent design innovations. This is a car that will turn heads anywhere you go with it. Inside, the 2020 8-Series offers luxurious features that guarantee comfort. Other new features in the 2020 version include soft-close doors as well as LED interior lighting.

The 2020 DB11 is also beautifully designed and outfitted. Some interior materials such as panels have a surprisingly cheap feel to them which is odd for a car of this pedigree. Other than that, the usual luxuries that one would expect in an Aston Martin are there.

Technology & Safety  

When it comes to tech and safety features, you get a lot as standard and even more as options in the 2020 8-Series. These include a 10.5-inch infotainment display that can be controlled via gesture and voice commands. Smartphone integration, onboard WIFI are just some of the many features that come as standard in the 2020 8-Series.

With the 2020 DB11, buyers can expect to get an eight-inch infotainment system that is fairly easy to use. Other features in the 2020 DB11 include satellite radio as well as WIFI hotspot.


Under the hood of the 2020 8-Series, buyers can expect to get a twin-turbo six-cylinder engine that delivers an impressive 335hp. Drivers looking for more can opt for the twin-turbo V8 variant. Regardless of engine choice, you can expect excellent acceleration and superb performance on the road. Handling is great and the car remains composed even when cornering at high speeds.

When it comes to the 2020 DB11, buyers get two engine choices namely a twin-turbo V8 engine and a twin-turbo V12. Both deliver excellent performance and the 2020 DB11 is adequately athletic with the right engine noises to boot. Cornering and handling are great although transmission is not as smooth as you would expect in such a car.

The Bottom Line

The 2020 DB11 and the 2020 8-Series are both superbly engineered cars and it shows when you take them for a spin. When it comes to details however, the 2020 8-Series edges out the 2020 DB11 on build quality and tech offering. For this reason, the 2020 BMW 8-Series is a clear winner in this comparison.

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