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Lot No. 563 - 1973 Aston Martin AM V8

Sold for: £31,350

Superb 'Garage find'  1973 AM V8 (manual) project.....  Vendor bought this matching numbers car as a project nine years ago,  Small amount of re-commissioning done since, now unable to commit to completion Complete Interior in Black Leather inc seats and carpets will be supplied with the vehicle Engine had good compression under test in late 2016 SORN for the last 12 years. Great registration plate HSS 998 A medium-term project that may yield an excellent return  The vendor has compiled a wonderful list of all the parts that will come with the car to sale to enable any prospective purchaser to complete a huge amount of any restoration. Please see the list below to understand how fastidious the vendor is, and how keen he is to ensure his car goes to a home that appreciates and deserves to own it: Box 1 Assorted black carpet Box 2 weather strips - Corrugated ducting - Plastic ducts Box 3 Sound proofing - Engine heatshields - Inner wing panels Box 4 Carpet kickboards - Centre clock - Centre arm rest - Dash trim Box 5 Seatbelts - Ash tray - Dash vents - Interior light lens - seat belt cover facias kickboards - LH Passenger footrest - Assorted trim pieces - Air duct Box 6 Assorted carpet pieces - Soundproofing - Drivers clutch footrest. Box 7 Rear radius drop links - Assorted trim - Seat belt securing bolts. Box 8 Arm rests - Assorted carpet - Door seals - Ducting - Assorted trim - Closing panels. Box 9 New RH outrigger - New radius arm bracket - Pedal tops and rubbers - Master cylinder end plates and swivels Box 10 LH RH and center lower dash panels - Glove box Upper dash panels In boot of car Box of assorted trim and pipework - Wheel arch splash guard/closing panels- Boot stay - Top pedal mount panel - Piece of drivers footwell to be re welded in. With car Set of black leather interior including front and rear seats Stainless sill finishers Stainless door bootom plates Stainless Side sill top plates New steel inner sills New Outer sills LH and RH Stainless exhaust tail pipes
Details Specification Condition Report
Year of manufacture:
1973
Make:
Aston Martin
Chassis number:
V8/11019/RCA
# of cylinders:
8
Engine capacity:
5.340
Body colour:
Red
LHD/RHD:
Right-hand Drive
Registration number:
HSS 998
Model:
AMV8
Engine number:
V/540/1019
Odometer Reading:
82752

CCA Vendor Condition Report

Overall:

48 / 135

Exterior

Bodywork:

Glass:

Paint:

Chrome:

Trim:

Remarks

Overall condition is average but it is the middle of a small restoration. Vendor had planned to replace inner and outer sills and had prepped outriggers as per Aston Martin instructions to do this. 

Interior

Door-cards:

Carpets:

Seating:

Headlining:

Dashboard:

Boot:

Remarks

The interior is removed from the car but is in good condition. This will be supplied in entirety in box for purchaser.

Engine

Components:

Starting:

Appearance:

Running:

Remarks

Engine turns and is thought to be good, it was last run around 8 months ago with good compression.

Transmission

Gears:

Drive-shaft:

Clutch:

Remarks

Transmission is understood to be fine

Running gear

Axles:

Chassis:

Suspension:

Bearings:

Brakes:

Bearings:

Electrics

Minor:

Major:

Remarks

All thought to be fine, unable to test in current condition.

Vehicle History

Remarks

Lots of MOTs with car, including first MOT, until storage 12 years ago. Vendor has compiled a complete list of all parts to be supplied with the car, all boxed and will be transported to the sale to assist potentail buyers to understand exactly what they are buying.

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