1988 Aston Martin V8 Zagato

Volante

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1988
  • Mileage 
    8 090 mi / 13 020 km
  • Car type 
    Convertible
  • Chassis number 
    SCFCV81Z8JTR 30014
  • Engine number 
    V/585/0014
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Blue Metallic
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Interior brand colour 
    Magnolia Leather
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

Originally purchased by a Richard Moore of Ongar in Essex, the car was stored on his behalf by Roger Bennington of Stratton Motor Company before being sold through Ron Stratton of Knutsford in Cheshire to the newspaper magnate, Eddie Shah and it was registered in his Messenger Group of companies.

The car was registered for the second time in Ron Stratton’s name in January of 1995 before being sold into a private collection in July of the same year.

The car only covered a very nominal mileage over the next 15 years although regularly MOT’d in that period. Sold in 2010 at auction, the car was re-commissioned by the current owner with Aston Engineering and is offered today in full running order with a fresh MOT certificate.

With recent announcements of Aston Martin renewing their long association with Carrosserie Zagato, there is a burgeoning market in the V8 Zagato.

For so long the Cinderella of the Zagatos but now acknowledged as a gen

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