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1971 Aston Martin DBS V8 - Project

Lot Number 780

1971 Aston Martin DBS V8 - Project

One of only 402 examples of the DBS to benefit from Tadek Marek's all-new, 310bhp V8.

  • Sold for: £34,583

Bid online during our live auction or at The Saleroom.

LIVE AUCTION: Saturday 24th September | 11.00am BST
  • BODY COLOUR
    Silver
  • DRIVE
    RHD
  • Registration Number
    REG NUMBER
    UNREGISTERED - NOVA

SUMMARY

One of only 402 examples of the DBS to benefit from Tadek Marek's all-new, 310bhp V8.

DESCRIPTION

  • Desirable, right-hand drive, manual gearbox DBS V8 supplied new by HR Owen
  • Originally Fiesta Red with black trim and now silver but still matching numbers
  • Returned to the UK from Japan some years ago and has been in long-term storage since
  • Importantly the engine is turning freely
  • Currently the vehicle is not UK-registered but it comes with a with NOVA Certification
  • Being sold  as a restoration project
  • Your careful inspection is welcomed and encouraged to appreciate the potential on offer

SPECIFICATION

Lot Number
780
Make
ASTON MARTIN
Model
DBS V8
Variant
Saloon
Registration Number
UNREGISTERED - NOVA
MOT Expiry
Exempt
Chassis Number
DBSV8/10288/RC
Engine Number
V/540/265
Transmission
Manual
Body Colour
Silver

CONSIGNOR

Consignor

For further information regarding this lot please contact Charles.

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SEE IT IN ACTION

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CCA VENDOR CONDITION REPORT

OVERALL:

41 / 135

Exterior


Bodywork:

Glass:

Paint:

Chrome:

Trim:

Remarks

Restoration project

Interior


Door-Cards:

Carpets:

Seating:

Headlining:

Dashboard:

Boot:

Remarks

Restoration project

Engine


Components:

Appearance:

Starting:

Running:

Remarks

Restoration project, engine turns and is free but has not been run for some time

Transmission


Gears:

Clutch:

Drive-Shaft:

Remarks

Restoration project

Running Gear


Axles:

Chassis:

Suspension:

Bearings:

Brakes:

Wheels & Tyres:

Remarks

Restoration project

Electrics


Minor:

Major:

Remarks

Restoration project

Vehicle History

Remarks

Restoration project, not UK registered, supplied with Nova


Import Notes

Ex Japan

About the CCA Vendor 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 their 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. CCA will not entertain any disputes over vendor condition reports.

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 Everyday 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

CONSIGNOR

Consignor

For further information regarding this lot please contact Charles.

CONTACT

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Vehicles can be collected from The Warwickshire Event Centre, CV31 1XN, on Sunday 25th September between 10am and 3pm and Monday 26th September between 9am and 1pm.

Our transport partners, EM Rogers, can assist with collection and delivery. Please contact them on 01604 755511 or trafficdesk@emrogers.co.uk for a quote.

Due to venue restrictions we need to be clear of The WEC by 1pm on Monday 26th therefore any motor vehicles not collected by this time will be taken to our transport partners storage facility in Northampton for a fee of £150 plus VAT. Storage will be charged at £10 plus VAT per day.