1957 Aston Martin Db Mkiii. 1957→1959 aston martin db mkiii in 1959, aston martin lauched the ultimate version of the db2 known as the mkiii. The db name, for starters:
Aston martin db mark iii was launched at the geneva show in march 1957 and was available only for export until it was shown at the london motor show in october that same year. It was the first prodcution car to use the new refined grill shape that would come to define the face of aston martin. There are plenty of reasons why you might be drawn to a db mkiii.
Offered Here Is A Very Early Example Of The Newly Redesigned 2/4 Mkiii In Lhd North American Specification.
Engine fully rebuilt and fitted with alperform aluminium cylinder head with db3s larger inlet and exhaust valves and db3s camshafts. It was the first prodcution car to use the new refined grill shape that would come to define the face of aston martin. Not limited to styling upgrades the engine was reworked by tadek marek to produce 178 bhp which was 16 more than its db2/4.
Records From The British Motor Industry Heritage Trust.
1957 aston martin db2/4 mkiii. The db name, for starters: Two years after the introduction of the db2/4 mkii came the db mkiii, 551 of which, mainly saloons, were made between march1957 and july 1959.
1957→1959 Aston Martin Db Mkiii In 1959, Aston Martin Lauched The Ultimate Version Of The Db2 Known As The Mkiii.
Major concours restoration by marque specialists trinity engineering in 2008 with a number of enhancements making this db mk111 absolutely sensational to drive. 1957 aston martin db mkiii. Aston martin db mark iii was launched at the geneva show in march 1957 and was available only for export until it was shown at the london motor show in october that same year.
It Was The First Prodcution Car To Use The New Refined Grill Shape That Would Come To Define The Face Of Aston Martin.
Constructed may 16, 1957, and dispatched 11 days later on the 27th to british motor car distributors inc., usa, finished in storm grey paintwork over red connolly leather upholstery. Very original aston martin db2/4 mkiii left hand drive, in very clean and straight condition throughout. Originally supplied new to san mato, california in november 1957, shipped to germany in later life and looked after with no expense spared.
Not Limited To Styling Upgrades The Engine Was Reworked By Tadek Marek To Produce 178 Bhp Which Was 16 More Than Its Db2/4.
A ston martin had introduced the db2 in 1950 and was the first in the line of db grand tourers that would follow over the years. 1957→1959 aston martin db mkiii drophead coupé in 1959, aston martin lauched the ultimate version of the db2 known as the mkiii. Ready to use and a great opportunity to use in world rallies.