1985 Aston Martin V8

Vantage Volante

Zusammenfassung

  • Baujahr 
    1985
  • Automobiltyp 
    Cabriolet / Roadster
  • Lenkung 
    Rechts
  • Zustand 
    Gebraucht
  • Markenfarbe außen 
    Suffolk Red
  • Innenfarbe 
    Sonstige
  • Innenausstattung 
    Leder
  • Standort
  • Außenfarbe 
    Sonstige
  • Getriebe 
    Schaltgetriebe
  • Antrieb 
    Zweirad
  • Kraftstoff 
    Benzin

Beschreibung

Bonhams Aston Martin and related Automobilia Sale
9 May 2009
Aston Martin Lagonda Limited,
Works Service,
Newport Pagnell
Bucks MK16 9AN
Sale viewings - 9 May 2009 09:00-14:00
Automobilia sale - 9 May 2009 starting at 10:30
Motor Cars sale - 9 May 2009 starting at 15:30
An accompanying letter dated 27th September 2000 from Aston Martin Works Service Manager Keith Riddington describes the history of this particular car as, ‘a little confusing but also very interesting. The car is known as a V8 Volante and was built to South African specification. This specification, at that time, had the ‘S’ engine, which also turned out to be the Vantage specification. This came about when a South African dealer and customers alike felt the car was not powerful enough. Therefore the engine was up-rated, unofficially making the engine a Vantage specification,
‘The order for chassis ‘15390’ was cancelled and the car was sold to a UK customer, who particularly wanted the Vantage Volante. The Vantage Volan