1970 Aston Martin DB6

Mk 2

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1970
  • Mileage 
    115 923 mi / 186 560 km
  • Car type 
    Saloon
  • Chassis number 
    DB6Mk2/4104/R
  • Engine number 
    400/4302
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Gold
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Interior brand colour 
    Blue Leather
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

The Aston Martin DB6 Mk 2 is recognized as the ultimate evocation of Touring’s original Superleggera design.

This is an early chassis number for an Aston Martin DB6 Mark 2 and the car was actually built in 1969 but not registered until the very end of 1970 – a reflection of very different times in the motor industry. Sold by Aston Martin distributors Arnold J Wilson of Leeds, the car was bought by a Mr CS Nelson, the Managing Director of Ultramar Golden Eagle Oil.

In 1977 the car was transferred to Ultramar as keeper and the colour was noted to have changed from the original Mink to Gold. In 1982, the car was sold to Rex Stuart & Associates in London who in turn sold it Kenneth Campbell of Stockport in Cheshire in August of 1983.

Mr Campbell was an enthusiastic owner who researched the history of his car thoroughly, maintained the car well and participated in many rallies and shows taking part regularly in the Norwich Union Classic and winning t

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