Here we have a very special and rare car indeed, the 1974 Aston Martin Series 3 V8 - manual. Examples like this just don't come up very often, so here is your perfect chance to own a true British icon and appreciating classic
Launched in August of 1973 the new version of the AM V8, dubbed Series III with four twin choke 42-mm carburettors replacing the Bosch fuel injection system. Production of the hand built Aston Martin V8 range ceased production with the Series 5 in 1989
A comprehensive history file and invoices from new. A matching numbers car previously owned and pampered by just 7 owners - and work carried out includes; bare metal respray, new sills, rebuilt engine and cylinder heads, a completely refurbished interior, including a retrim in parchment hide with green piping, new mohair head lining and Wilton carpets. Moto-Lita wood rim steering wheel and wood door capping's/ dash embellishments. Invoices for work carried out reads like a who's who of Aston marque specialists.
Recently re-commissioned and returned to the road after being stored for a number of years, recent expenditure in excess of £25,000.00 at a leading independent and multiple concourse winning Aston marque specialist, work includes; nut and bolt front suspension overall, re-conditioned steering rack, new alloy radiator, re-conditioned water pump, new belts, carbs taken down to bases, new gaskets and serviced/ set up. Gearbox split and examined and new reassembled, new clutch. New alloy fuel tank/ overall of fuel system, retrimmed boot. Most recent work includes, new seat belts, door locks, and anti corrosion work to interior; floor, 'A' pillars, including removal of dash, etc. Recent Avon Turbo steel tyres, refurbished GKN alloy road wheels, uprated Koni dampers, springs and anti roll bar and complemented with a sports exhaust.
Owning an Aston V8 in your collection is very special and how these cars drive and make you feel is as good as they look. Described as a fine blend of abilities that emerges as distinctly British. The Tadek Merak designed twin double overhead cam 5.3 V8 is at the heart of the beast and was developed to power the successor to the Aston Martin DB6, the DBS. The original DBS was shown to the press in September 1967, but without its intended V8 engine. This was two years late in arriving and the original DBS's soldiered on with the six cylinder engines until the tougher post 1967 Le Mans evolved V8 first emerged into the production Cars. Christened the DBS-V8 this begot the Series II V8 (note the dropping of DB - now the era post the departure of Sir David Brown in February 1972), and to the Series III of August 1973.
A rare opportunity to acquire such an astonishingly well preserved and maintained car with the superior ZF five-speed manual gearbox - with a total production run of only 967 - 74 percent of which were delivered with the three speed Chrysler Torqueflite gearbox. You know you’re buying something very special. Looking for an Aston Martin V8 Manual? You’ve found it!
We expect this rare car not to be around for long, so please contact a member of our sales team who can discuss your needs and any questions further. An excellent investment opportunity indeed.
We kindly ask that you arrange an appointment first to view before setting off - making sure this car is still for sale and a deposit has not been taken.
All cars are fully inspected, and come with 12 months MOT. Our cars are HPI clear & checked, as a member of HPI and VMC (vehicle mileage check) we carry out one of these before purchase.
Buy with confidence from the North's leading independent Sports & Prestige car specialist.
We welcome any Independent inspections and have all facility's available to do this in our heated in door workshops.
UK Sports & Prestige cars has an in-house detailing team, with all of our cars benefiting from a full machine body polish, clay-bar and wax to ensure your car is prepared and protected for the future.
Part Exchange welcome - please contact us with details.
For quick fast information please call direct on 07415 891103 | 01423 797 078
A full 30 Picture High Resolution Package Is Available For This Vehicle Via Email, Contact Us Today To Receive This And Get A True Idea Of This Cars Presented Condition
Please Call Today Quoting the Vehicle Details for a Competitive Personal Finance Illustration To Suit Your Budget
Extended warranties available on this car call for details
A full selection of finance packages available to suit all customers needs
**Please note: This vehicle is currently nearing completion of a comprehensive total restoration with completion scheduled within the next few weeks. This, without doubt, will be among the very best examples available of this increasingly iconic classic Aston Martin
The Aston Martin V8 is an automobile .....
ASTON MARTIN 5.4 V8 SALOON, 1974
MILEAGE: - 37,200 MILES ONLY
DEEP CARRIAGE GREEN WITH BLACK BRIDGE OF WEIR HIDE
FACTORY SPECIFCATIONS INCLUDE: - BORG WARNER AUTOMATIC GEARBOX, LEATHER BUCKET FRONT SEATS, WEBER CARBURETTORS, OVERRIDERS, KENT ALLOY WHEELS, TWO REARGUARD FOG LAMPS, QI FOG AND SPOT .....
Stratton Motor Company are pleased to offer this 1975 Aston Martin V8 Saloon,
Finished in Celeste Blue with Blue Leather/Hide Interior,
Carburettor Car, one of only 967 examples,
Centre glove box,
Very original and exceptional car,
Recorded mileage 66,109
For further .....
Stratton Motor Company are pleased to offer this 1981 Aston Martin V8 Saloon,
Finished in Metallic Windsor Red with Magnolia Hide Interior with Burgundy piping,
Upgraded to Vantage Specification including Vantage wheel arches, spoilers and grill,
Uprated engine fitted with .....
This Vantage has it all, Sat/nav., Electric Seats and Heated Front Screen,19"Alloy Upgrade just refurbished with new rear tyres,Tracker, Parking Sensors, Red Brake Calipers with new discs and pads,This Face lift model has 9 stamps in the service book and has had only 2 owners, it is in superb condition .....
Aston Martin AM V8, 1978, very original, 47,000 miles only. Glorious scarlet coachwork. Unmarked cream leather
seating and carpets. Full service history.
Diamond Alloy wheels. 5.3 litre engine with twin cam motor
and 4 carburettors. AM registration valued at £16k.
Elderly enthusiast sadly .....
It's not hard to see why the V8 Vantage has been such a massive success for Aston Martin. Just look at it.
SMC are proud to offer for sale this 2005, 3 owner, with 55,000 miles V8 Vantage Coupe.
• A 4.3-litre engine producing 380bhp
• 0-60mph in only 4.8 seconds
• A top speed .....
Jubilee Silver metallic with Burgundy Hide
V580 Manual Coupe: One of only 94 models produced
Hexagon Classics are pleased to offer this wonderful Aston Martin Vantage, which we present as a special car, even by our standards.
The Aston Martin V8 Vantage was hailed as "Britain's First Supercar" .....
Extremely beautiful V8 Aston Martin. Built 8th July 1977, shipped over to AML Inc. in the States on 13th July 1977 and arrived at the Aston Martin dealership in Nevada in the fall of that year. The first owner, a Mr. Keith, bought this car for his wife in 1979 as a present. In 1997 at 102,255 miles, .....
Finished in Masons Black with black trim and hood, this 9000 mile car is in very original condition.
Being chassis number 15023 this was the 23rd Volante produced and then exported to the US,
The car is equipped with Euro spec chrome bumpers and weber carburetors.