1960 Aston Martin DB4

Series I

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1960
  • Mileage 
    4 800 mi / 7 725 km
  • Car type 
    Coupé
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Cardinal Grey
  • Metallic 
    Yes
  • Interior brand colour 
    Burgundy
  • Interior type 
    Leather
  • Number of doors 
    2
  • Number of seats 
    4
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Grey
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

Superbly restored and finished in Cardinal Grey with deep Burgundy hides, this superb DB4 Series I is simply, one of the best of its type. Restored over many years by respected marques specialists, this matching numbers car is one of just 150 Series I cars with the original front opening bonnet and frameless side window configuration.

From the pen of Carrozeria Touring of Milan in its purest form, free of nips, tucks and later styling tweaks, the DB4 Series 1 entered production just as the stylist’s and draughtsmen conceived it on their drawing boards.

The beginning of a Golden Age for Aston Martin as a producer of road cars, the company’s international status became raised after a highly successful competition career during the 1950s and the introduction of DB4, not only looking sensational when launched in 1959, but benefited from the experiences, of an outright win at Le Mans as well as lifting, the coveted World Sports Car Championship in the same year.

We are delighted to present for sale this superb Series I DB4 in its purest from, born in January 1960, beautifully presented and complete with its comprehensive history file, from a renowned collection of exceptional cars.