1952 Aston Martin DB2

Vantage

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1952
  • Car type 
    Coupé
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    silver
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Interior brand colour 
    dark red
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Performance 
    92 kW / 126 PS / 124 BHP
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

This specific Aston Martin DB2 Vantage is an original European car. Newly delivered in France to the oldest producers of fine brandy Cognac. In 1952, the company Martell & Co. ordered this right hand drive Aston Martin DB2 Vantage. When the car was delivered, it came with some non-standard equipment as a purolator oil filter, a M/C choke and ignition and vent frames windshields. After 1 year of use, the Aston Martin went back to the Aston Martin factory for extensive servicing work. The Aston was fitted with later-type pistons and valve guides. The brakes were also modified with Alfin drums. The engine performance was improved and maybe that is the reason why this Aston Martin is so quick. The Aston Martin has undergone mechanical work on the engine, the gearbox, the rear axle, the brakes and the bodywork in 2003 and 2005. At the moment, the Aston Martin is driving extremely well. The car is very fast and one can benefit from the work which has been carried out on the car. The body of

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