1959 Aston Martin DB4

One of five early Factory prototypes and Works demonstrators

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1959
  • Car type 
    Coupé
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Dark Blue Metallic
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

RM Auctions: Automobiles of London

October 29, 2008
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Preview:
October 28 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
October 29 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

ADMISSION:
Admission to this event requires the purchase of an official auction catalog available for £50.00. The catalogue admits two and must be presented at the entrance to the sale to be granted entry.

AUCTION LOCATION
Battersea Evolution
Chelsea Bridge Entrance
Battersea Park
London SW11 4NJ

240bhp, 3.7-litre inline dual overhead camshaft alloy six-cylinder engine, with four-speed manual gearbox, independent front suspension with wishbones and coil springs, Salisbury live rear axle located by trailing arms, Watts linkage, and coil springs, and four-wheel disc brakes. Wheelbase 98" (2,500mm) In early 1959 Aston Martin built five cars which were fitted with engines that were slightly modified for development purposes. These cars were b