Hand built and limited to just 40 units, the Aston Martin Vantage Le Mans was launched in March 1999 to commemorate their famous outright victory, 40 years prior, at the Le Mans 24 hour race and ultimately being crowned the world sports car championship winners in 1959.
Available with either 550bhp or 600bhp, produced from the supercharged V8 engine, transmitted through either a 5 or 6 speed transmission. The Vantage Le Mans exclusive coachwork and mechanical specifications developed for improved aerodynamics and high speed efficiency, giving a 200 mph maximum speed and 0 - 60 mph in 3.9 seconds. The most powerful production car of its day, the refinement which accompanies the performance, remains outstanding to this day.
The example we are pleased to offer was completed in April 2000 and constructed to the ultimate 600bhp with 5 speed transmission specifications. The car has completed 27,000 miles in total and has been maintained by Aston Martin agents and ourselves. Complete with all original equipment, including the original road map and torch, showing the route to Le Mans, France.
Available for viewing now, the sale includes a scheduled service and preparation with 12 months warranty and Mot certificate.
In 1959, Aston Martin won the Le Mans 24 hour race; indeed, so far the marques only outright victory in the French classic. To commemorate the 40th anniversary of this great victory, the company produced.....