1961 Aston Martin DB4

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1961
  • Car type 
    Coupé
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    California Sage
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

Bonhams Auction - Aston Martin and related Automobilia
Aston Martin Lagonda Works Service
Tickford St
Newport Pagnell
Bucks
17 May 2008

Automobilia 10:30
Aston Martin motor cars 15:30

Aston Martin DB4 chassis number ‘760/R’ was purchased by the current owner’s father in 1987. The previous keeper, Mrs Forbes, acquired the car in 1973 and a copy of a continuation logbook indicates that there were five previous owners. Its original built sheet indicates that this car, registered ‘4 DLB’ was first owned by one N Lonsdale, of London SW3 and later sold to Lanmere Limited, of Essex. Details of the three intermediate owners are unknown, as only a continuation log book is available, though the car’s build sheet/service records indicate that it returned to the factory as late as 1968 for service work and repair, by which time it had covered 42,000 miles. The car had six owners prior to coming into the current owner’s family, within w