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Aston Martin DB2 /4 1958

General description : Stunning 1958 Aston Martin DB2/4 MKIII with Matching Numbers: 1 of Just 83 DB2/4 MKIIIs Built in Left-Hand DriveOnly 83 DB2/4 MKIIIs were built in left hand drive configuration, so its not only a spectacularly beautiful car, but an exceedingly rare and collectible one as well. Green with tan leather interior and retaining its original matching numbers engine. The Aston starts right up and runs strong and smooth. It drives excellent and sounds amazing. The MKIII was the first Aston to feature the sensuously shaped grille which was used on virtually every Aston that appeared thereafter. This wonderful example was sold new in Los Angeles in January of 1959 by Hornburg on Sunset Boulevard, the Aston distributor for the west coast. There is copious documentation verifying the ownership and service history of the car, mileage is original at 88k. Previously owned by a fastidious private collector who exercised his cars regularly and serviced them to perfection, and this great Aston is no exception. The car features chrome wire wheels, a factory option, all original tools and all factory manuals. Offered with its Heritage Certificate and Build Sheet. Ready for spirited touring.Retains its original matching numbers engineOne of 83 DB2/4 MKIIIs built in Left-Hand DriveChrome wire wheels, original tools, and factory manuals  Offered with Heritage Certificate and Build Sheet An extremely rare and collectible Aston MartinOut of loving and caring ownership A strong driver in beautiful condition throughout 

1958 Aston Martin DB2 /4 is listed for sale on ClassicDigest in New York by Gullwing Motor Cars for $289500.

 

Car Facts

Car type : Car Make : Aston Martin Model : DB2 Model Version : /4 Engine size : 0.0 Model Year : 1958 Location : Astoria Vehicle Registration : Undefined

289500 $

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About Aston Martin
Aston Martin, one of Britain's best known sports car manufacturer, was founded in 1913 by Lionel Martin and Robert Bamford.

During its chequered financial history the company has had numerous owners taking over the company, Sir David Brown just to mention one.

Between the wars Bertelli was both technical director and designer of all new Aston Martins, thus known as "Bertelli cars". These included the 1½-litre "T-type", "International", "Le Mans", "MKII" its racing version, the "Ulster", and the 2-litre 15/98 and its race going derivative, the "Speed Model".

During the war years the company produced aircraft components.

In 1947, Aston was purchased and thus saved by Sir David Brown. The company also acquired Lagonda the same year for its 2.6-litre W. O. Bentley-designed engine. Both companies shared resources and workshops creating the iconic "DB" series of cars. In 1950, they presented the DB2, followed by the DB2/4 in 1953, the DB2/4 MkII in 1955, the DB Mark III in 1957.

DB4 with its strong Italian flavor and construction was introduced in 1958. The lightweight superleggera (tube-frame) body was designed by Carrozzeria Touring in Milan. Although the design and construction techniques were Italian, the DB4 was the first Aston to be built at the company's Newport Pagnell works in Buckinghamshire, England. The six-cylinder engines of these cars from 1954 up to 1965 were designed by Tadek Marek. Despite initial problems with cracking engine blocks DB4 was a success that really established the make together with its later derivates DB5, of James Bond Goldfinger fame, and more civilized DB6 Grand Tourer.

With the all new model DBS in the late 60's the company went to eight cylinder configuration when it was modified to Aston Martin v8 – a sort of Gentleman's muscle car.