1984 1984 Aston Martin Lagonda

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1984
  • Car type 
    Saloon
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Blue
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Interior type 
    Leather
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

Coys Auction - Spring Classics
Royal Horticultural Halls
Elverton St
Westminster
London SW1

Thursday 12th March 2009
Registration Number: SCM 903 Chassis Number: SCFDL01S1ETR13382
The launch of the Aston Martin Lagonda at the 1974 Earls Court Motor Show marked a return of the Lagonda name which had remained dormant since the Rapide model ceased production in 1964. Its conception, however, dated back to 1969 when Aston Martin Lagonda’s then owner, the late Sir David Brown, had a unique example built for his own personal use based on the Aston Martin DBS V8.
Only seven cars were built, but before production ended in June 1976 designer William Towns had already penned a completely new Series 2 version. Launched at Aston Clinton in October 1976, its platform chassis continued to use the V8’s suspension and brakes remained ventilated discs all round, mounted in-board at the back, while the 5,340cc, four camshaft alloy V8 engine, mated to a thr