Thursday, March 10, 2011

Auction: 1961 Aston Martin DB4 Series IV



Gooding Company has a real gem on offer in this weekend Amelia Island auction in Florida. The beautiful Caribbean Pearl over blue car is being offered after 50 years of ownership with the original owner. This is a true museum find including all documentation, original tools and manuals

Description from the Gooding and Company Catalogue:


Coachwork by Touring
CHASSIS NO. DB4/827/L
ENGINE NO. 370/863
$425,000 - $475,000
■Recently Discovered in Single-Family Ownership
■Delivered New to Toronto
■Matching-Numbers, Factory Left-Hand Drive Example
■Rare Color Combination of Caribbean Pearl over Blue
■Beautifully Preserved Paint, Interior and Compartments
■Offered with Tools, Jack, Owner’s Manual, Workshop Manual and Original Documents
■Ideal Candidate for Preservation Display

3,670 CC DOHC Alloy Inline 6-Cylinder Engine
Twin SU HD8 Carburetors
240 HP at 5,500 RPM
4-Speed Full-Synchromesh Gearbox
4-Wheel Servo-Assisted Dunlop Disc Brakes
Independent Coil-Spring Front Suspension
Live Axle Suspension with Trailing Links, Watts Linkage and Coil Springs.

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