We’re delighted to offer for sale this stunning Aston Martin DB6. Supplied by HWM in 1968 this particular example was upgraded to Vantage specification with a 5 speed ZF gearbox in 1973.
Originally finished in Azzurro Blue this DB6 has benefitted from a recent bare metal respray in the very desirable Silver Birch and maintains its original and beautifully patinaed black leather interior.
This Aston Martin has covered a total of 77,279 miles that are well documented in its extensive history folder which also contains the original service voucher booklet.
Inspected by our specialists at Aston Workshop, we’re happy to confirm that this is a great investment opportunity, ready to be enjoyed by the next custodian.
For further details or to arrange a private viewing please contact the sales team.
DB6 - A brief history
The culmination of Aston Martin’s long-running line of ‘DB’ six-cylinder sports saloons, and thus considered by many to be the last ‘real’ Aston, the DB6 was introduced in 1965, updating the DB5. Aware that increased headroom and legroom was required to extend the car’s appeal to a wider market, Aston Martin lengthened the wheelbase by 4” and undertook an extensive re-style, incorporating a more-raked windscreen, raised roofline and reshaped rear quarter windows.
Although still recognisably related to the original Touring-styled DB4 of 1958, the DB6 abandoned the Superleggera body structure of its predecessors in favour of a conventional steel fabrication. Opening front quarter lights made a reappearance, but the major change was at the rear where a Kamm-style tail with spoiler improved the aerodynamics, greatly enhancing stability at high speeds.
The Tadek Marek-designed six-cylinder engine had been enlarged to 3,995cc for the preceding DB5 and remained unchanged. Power output on triple SU carburettors was 282bhp, rising to 325bhp in Vantage specification. Borg-Warner automatic transmission was offered alongside the standard ZF five-speed gearbox, and for the first time there was optional power-assisted steering.
Cette Aston Martin a été livrée neuve en 1967 au garage Wilmslow à Cheshire en Angleterre. Totalement restaurée en 2003 par un spécialiste Aston Martin à Hambourg en Allemagne, la boite de vitesses automatique a été remplacée par une manuelle, la carrosserie a été refaite conforme à l'origine, .....
Stratton Motor Company are pleased to offer this lovely example of David Browns DB6.
Finished in Dubonnet Red,
Black leather trim,
The engine has been uprated to 4.2ltrs and also has been converted to run unleaded fuel,
Heavy duty starter and Kenlowe fan,
Converted to negative .....
Build date: 27 October 1967
Parchment trim, blue carpets, light metallic blue.
This 1967 Aston Martin DB6 Saloon is for sale with Adrian Johnson Ltd. It is finished in light metallic blue, with a parchment leather interior and blue carpets. It was subject to major expenditure several years ago, .....
Chassis # DB6MK2VC/3762/R
- Delivered new to London with RHD steering but destined for immediate export from the UK
- Originally finished in Silver Birch paint with black Connolly leather interior
- Believed to have covered just under 30,000 miles from new
- Converted to the more desirable 5-speed .....
Aston Martin DB6 Coupé (1967)
Right Hand Drive: Automatic Transmission
Chassis No: DB6/3241/R Engine No. 400/3313
Long Term Ownership 33 years
Correct Matching Numbers
Of all the cars ever produced by Aston Martin, the DB6 is arguably the ultimate development of the David Brown “gentleman’s .....
Finished in California Sage with Natural Hide.
Matching Numbers Car with Original Factory Build: Power Steering, ZF Manual Gear Box and Vantage Engine.
Extensive History File with Original Build Sheet and Heritage Certificate.
Complete with Original Registration Number.
Stunning Car in Superb Condition......
Guide £170000-£190000. We are delighted to offer at our 6th July auction this Aston Martin DB6 MK1 which was first delivered to the dealer in London on the 20th July 1966 with the following factory options; Chrome Road Wheels, Heated Rear Window, Three ear Hubs, Power Assisted Aerial & Avon Turbo .....
This 1967 Aston Martin DB6 RHD has been under the same ownership for the last 40 years and is an excellent matching numbers car to finish restoring. Silver with black interior and partially restored, the car went into storage 20 years ago and hasn't been moved since. It left the factory with an extremely .....
We are pleased to offer this excellent DB6 Mark 2 automatic.
Looked after by us, for the previous long term owner, this Aston Martin has a very good history file.
With standard original 4 litre engine on triple SU carburettors.
Recent work includes total front suspension rebuild, with everything .....