1999 Aston Martin DB7 Vantage

Lot: 182

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Offered for sale is a 5.9L 1999 Aston Martin DB7 Vantage automatic that has been with the current owner for the last 2 years. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 97 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Stunning luxury GT with 420bhp and that Aston cachet...

 

  • Finished in a virtually unmarked Bowland Black over Malvern Grey leather interior
  • 82,000 miles backed up by 23 service stamps, most recent 1,800 miles ago, all at A M specialists
  • Impressive history file containing over £5,000 of maintenance receipts from the last two years
  • New tyres on freshly refurbished alloys. Original tool kit, umbrellas, and other bits that can go missing
  • Very competitively guided. Great opportunity to join the world of Aston Martin
  • The Cherished Number (V12 HFA) does not form part of the sale

Lot Details

Registration: TBC RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1999 Engine size: 5.9L
Make: Aston Martin Odometer reading (miles): 82250
Model: DB7 Vantage MOT expiry: 2019-05-20
Warranted: Yes Chassis number: SCFAB1235YK300050

CCA Condition Report

Overall: 97 / 135

Exterior

Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:
Trim:

Remarks

Overall the bodywork is very tidy & presentable. There are some stone chips to the lower front bumper & the odd small mark but nothing untoward or unexpected of a near twenty year old classic. The chromework is all bright & not pitted or damaged. Light lenses are not cracked nor discolored or faded. All door seals are intact & not perished.

Interior

Door-cards: Carpets:
Seating: Headlining:
Dashboard: Boot:

Remarks

The interior is in lovely condition showing only very light wear on the driver's bolster. The seats all operate as they should & headlining is taught. There are no stains or rips to the interior anywhere, it is all intact. The rear seats are in as new condition. The boot compartment is also in good condition complete with the factory Golf umbrella & first aid kit.

Engine

Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:

Remarks

This 5.9 V12 is in fine order, starting positively & running exactly as it should. There are no hesitations or vibrations from the engine and likewise, no fluid leaks or components weeping. The beautification panels are intact including numbered sign off plaque.

Transmission

Gears: Drive-shaft:
Clutch:

Remarks

The 5-speed gearbox functions without fault, all gears engage with no noises or hesitation & the vehicle cycles all gears with ease. The sport mode also engages to liven up throttle response & sharpen engine noise. There are no fluid leaks from the gearbox.

Running Gear

Axles: Chassis:
Suspension: Bearings:
Brakes: Wheels/Tyres:

Remarks

The chassis & suspension are in good order all around, all bearings are quiet as is the differential. 12 months ago the rear trailing arms were replaced with genuine AML upgraded items along with several bushes & suspension links. 150 miles ago brand new Bridgestone Potenza tyres were fitted all round. Four wheel tracking & alignment has also been carried out. The wheels were also refurbished & powder coated at the same time.

Electrics

Minor: Major:

Remarks

All electric items work as intended, the fully electric heated seats operate fine as does windows & mirrors, the quick clear front & rear screens have all elements in tact & there are no warning lights displayed. This vehicle has the optional extra of the Aston Martin Premium audio sub fitted on the boot wall.

Vehicle History

Remarks

Full service history detailing 24 stamps that are either Aston Martin main dealer or Aston Specialist. There are two folders full of invoices detailing a variety of work over the last 20 years. Over the last two years over £5,000 has been spent on the major jobs. The last service was 1800 miles ago which involved all filters being changed. A new genuine AML radiator was has also been recently fitted with a full coolant flush & refill using the correct OAT coolant. It is in very good mechanical order. Present also is a factory order form detailing this to be the 21st Vantage

About the CCA Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history