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Aston Martin History

History

This is the history of the brand Aston Martin since the establishment of the company and up to the most modern of vehicles produced under this brand.

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Aston Martin

The British company Aston Martin was founded in 1913 in Geydone, in Warwickshire County Layonelem Martin and his friend Robert Bemford. That is why the original name of the company sounds like "Bamford & Martin". However, already in 1915, was released the first car under the name of "Aston Martin", where Aston - the name of the mountain on which Lionel Martin won the Singer-10 in 1913. The first Aston Martin had the 1.4-liter 4-cylinder engine, mounted on the chassis, 1908 from another designer - Izotta-Fraskini.





It is interesting, that the first Aston Martin in the period of military still produced - 14 vehicles were purchased by the company Sopvich. The second model Aston Martin was collected in the stables, leased Martin after the First World war. This model was produced in 1921-1925 years. In 1947, the company Aston Martin has been bought by the Corporation David brown limited, the owner of which was a long-time fan of the brand. It was then that the line of cars Aston Martin DB, where the letters had his own initials.





At the same brown purchased the company Lagonda, after which the symbiosis received the name of Aston Martin Lagonda Limited. The first sports Aston Martin with a 2-liter engine has been designed already in 1948 - brown methodically went to his goal, which was the victory at the 24 hours of Le Mans". By the way, in 1959, it is the car Aston Martin went out to her the winner. Since 1975, the company Aston Martin constantly resold, while in 1987 did not become the property of the Ford.





It is noteworthy that Aston Martin DB III in 1964, has become a machine bond in the novel Flemming "Goldfinger", whereas in the film "Goldfinger" and "Ball lightning" Agent 007 used Aston Martin DB5.





The company is famous for the fact that most of the models are made manually. In each of the "manual" Aston Martin has a bronze plaque, on which is written the name of the person who did and was responsible for a specific instance.


Currently the production belongs to a consortium of investors led by the owner of the company Prodrive, a long-time admirer and collector cars Aston Martin, David Richards.



At the auctions in largely sold modern model - DB7 and DB9. Buy DB7 Vantage, 2000 is for 30,000 pounds. More new machines 2004-2006 cost about 45-50 thousand pounds.

Much more expensive cost classic Aston Martin 60-ies. For the coupe DB6 the seller will ask for at least 65-70 thousand pounds.

In General, the В«retroВ» cars on the market are sold units and for them escalates a bitter struggle.

Aston Martin cars, presented in our catalogue:

Latest classic Aston Martin cars offered in listings in the United States:

1959 Aston Martin Other DB2/4 Mk. III 1959 Aston Martin Other DB2/4 Mk. III 7 $US $89,788.00
1972 Triumph TR-6 1972 Triumph TR-6 4 $25,995.00
1983 Land Rover Defender 1983 Land Rover Defender 4 $109,950.00
1988 Ferrari 328 1988 Ferrari 328 12 $US $74,999.00
1969 Mercury Cougar 1969 Mercury Cougar 21 $24,475.00
1986 Ferrari 328 1986 Ferrari 328 12 $69,899.00
1955 Porsche 356 1955 Porsche 356 1 $US $200,000.00
1965 Chevrolet Corvette 1965 Chevrolet Corvette 12 $US $42,999.00
1963 Ford Falcon Convertible 1963 Ford Falcon Convertible 21 $29,500.00
1966 Ford Mustang 1966 Ford Mustang 21 $19,900.00
1965 Chevrolet Corvette Corvette Convertible 1965 Chevrolet Corvette Corvette Convertible 10 $US $24,100.00
1972 Triumph TR-6 1972 Triumph TR-6 4 $25,995.00
1979 Mercedes-Benz 400-Series Coupe 1979 Mercedes-Benz 400-Series Coupe 21 $US $1,925.00
1983 Ferrari 308 1983 Ferrari 308 12 $US $45,999.00
1957 Jaguar E-Type 1957 Jaguar E-Type 21 $US $38,000.00
1979 Mercedes-Benz 400-Series Coupe 1979 Mercedes-Benz 400-Series Coupe 21 $14,999.00
1959 Aston Martin Other DBR 1 1959 Aston Martin Other DBR 1 13 $US $110,000.00
1981 Datsun 280ZX 280ZX 1981 Datsun 280ZX 280ZX 21 $14,995.00
1971 Porsche 911 T 1971 Porsche 911 T 14 $69,500.00
1988 Ferrari 328 1988 Ferrari 328 12 $US $78,999.00
1965 Chevrolet Corvette 1965 Chevrolet Corvette 12 $US $43,200.00
1959 Chevrolet Corvette 1959 Chevrolet Corvette 12 $75,000.00
1964 Ford Thunderbird Thunderbird CVT 1964 Ford Thunderbird Thunderbird CVT 11 $US $10,700.00
1973 Volvo Other 1973 Volvo Other 21 $31,900.00
1983 Ferrari 308 1983 Ferrari 308 12 $US $45,100.00
1959 Chevrolet Bel Air/150/210 1959 Chevrolet Bel Air/150/210 2 $US $53,601.00
1973 BMW Other 1973 BMW Other 20 $US $16,000.00
1988 Ferrari 328 1988 Ferrari 328 12 $US $69,000.00
1981 Datsun 280ZX 280ZX 1981 Datsun 280ZX 280ZX 21 $14,995.00
1948 MG T-Series 1948 MG T-Series 1 $US $25,101.00
1972 Honda AZ600 Coupe 1972 Honda AZ600 Coupe 21 $14,900.00
1965 Other Makes Hillman Super Minx - NO RESERVE 1965 Other Makes Hillman Super Minx - NO RESERVE 21 $US $1,025.00
1960 Aston Martin DB4 1960 Aston Martin DB4 15 $US $485,000.00
1984 Aston Martin Other LAGONDA 1984 Aston Martin Other LAGONDA 21 $US $11,800.00
1966 Ford Mustang 1966 Ford Mustang 21 $19,900.00
1957 Jaguar XK FHC 1957 Jaguar XK FHC 21 $49,500.00
1961 International Harvester Scout 80 1961 International Harvest Scout 80 1961 International Harvester Scout 80 1961 International Harvest Scout 80 21 $19,995.00
1973 BMW : 3.0cs 3.0 cs E9 coupe 1973 BMW : 3.0cs 3.0 cs E9 coupe 20 $US $18,100.00
1953 Jaguar Other 1953 Jaguar Other 21 $1,500,000.00
1988 Ferrari 328 GTS 1988 Ferrari 328 GTS 12 $US $69,999.00
1971 Porsche 911 T 1971 Porsche 911 T 14 $69,500.00
1969 Mercury Cougar 1969 Mercury Cougar 21 $24,475.00
1960 Austin Healey Sprite 1960 Austin Healey Sprite 21 $18,500.00
1962 Chevrolet Corvette 327ci Frame Off Restoration 1962 Chevrolet Corvette 327ci Frame Off Restoration 12 $55,980.00
1968 Dodge Coronet Super Bee 383ci 1968 Dodge Coronet Super Bee 383ci 12 $38,990.00
1959 Other Makes Borgward Goliath 1959 Other Makes Borgward Goliath 21 $29,900.00
1971 Ford Mustang Mach 1 1971 Ford Mustang Mach 1 12 $25,490.00
1966 Chevrolet C/K Pickup 1500 Custom Modern Chassis Lifted Pickup 4WD 1966 Chevrolet C/K Pickup 1500 Custom Modern Chassis Lifted Pickup 4WD 12 $18,999.00
1966 Other Makes Alpine 1966 Other Makes Alpine 21 $US $8,500.00
1967 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible Numbers Matching 1967 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible Numbers Matching 12 $56,990.00
1967 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible Numbers Matching 1967 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible Numbers Matching 12 $56,990.00
1983 Ferrari 308 2D 1983 Ferrari 308 2D 12 $US $52,000.00
1988 Ferrari 328 GTS 1988 Ferrari 328 GTS 12 $US $32,350.00
1957 Jaguar XK 1957 Jaguar XK 21 $56,500.00
1965 Other Makes Hillman Super Minx 1965 Other Makes Hillman Super Minx 21 $US $1,500.00
1986 Ferrari 328 1986 Ferrari 328 GTS Manual 1986 Ferrari 328 1986 Ferrari 328 GTS Manual 12 $69,899.00
1966 Other Makes Alpine 1966 Other Makes Alpine 21 $9,500.00
1979 Mercedes-Benz 450si Coupe Coupe 1979 Mercedes-Benz 450si Coupe Coupe 12 $16,554.00
1983 Ferrari 308 2D 1983 Ferrari 308 2D 12 $US $52,000.00
1989 Porsche 930 Turbo Cabriolet 1989 Porsche 930 Turbo Cabriolet 4 $159,500.00
1986 Lamborghini Countach 1986 Lamborghini Countach 4 $259,500.00
1964 Porsche 356 Speedster 1964 Porsche 356 Speedster 4 $38,500.00
1962 Chevrolet Corvette 327ci Frame Off Restoration 1962 Chevrolet Corvette 327ci Frame Off Restoration 12 $55,980.00
1984 Ferrari Other 1984 Ferrari Other 4 $378,900.00
1984 Ferrari Other BBi 1984 Ferrari Other BBi 4 $369,900.00
1963 Ford Falcon Convertible 1963 Ford Falcon Convertible 21 $29,500.00
1987 Porsche 911 Carrera Coupe 1987 Porsche 911 Carrera Coupe 4 $85,800.00
1989 Ferrari Mondial T Coupe 1989 Ferrari Mondial T Coupe 4 $51,500.00
1987 Porsche 911 Carrera Coupe 1987 Porsche 911 Carrera Coupe 4 $96,800.00
1966 Ford Mustang 1966 Ford Mustang 21 $19,900.00
1963 Sunbeam Alpine 1963 Sunbeam Alpine 21 $13,900.00
1968 Chevrolet Camaro 1968 Chevrolet Camaro 12 $26,990.00
1966 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe Resto Mod 385hp w/AC and Heated Seats! 1966 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe Resto Mod 385hp w/AC and Heated Seats! 12 $62,490.00
1955 Chevrolet Other Pickups Frame Off Resto Mod 1955 Chevrolet Other Pickups Frame Off Resto Mod 12 $42,990.00
1956 Chevrolet Other Pickups 3100 PickUp Full Rotisserie Restoration 1956 Chevrolet Other Pickups 3100 PickUp Full Rotisserie Restoration 12 $28,990.00
1961 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible Dual Quads 1961 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible Dual Quads 12 $57,990.00
1966 Other Makes Alpine 1966 Other Makes Alpine 18 $13,500.00
1972 MG MGB GT 1972 MG MGB GT 21 $US $6,000.00
1971 Chevrolet Chevelle 1971 Chevrolet Chevelle 21 $80,000.00
1970 Plymouth Barracuda 1970 Plymouth Barracuda 1 $73,984.00
1972 Honda AZ600 Coupe 1972 Honda AZ600 Coupe 21 $15,900.00
1959 Other Makes Borgward Goliath 1959 Other Makes Borgward Goliath 20 $US $17,899.00
1989 Porsche 911 Carrera Turbo 1989 Porsche 911 Carrera Turbo 12 $168,500.00
1966 Other Makes Alpine 1966 Other Makes Alpine 18 $US $11,500.00
1983 Ferrari 308 2D 1983 Ferrari 308 2D 12 $US $64,999.00
1987 Porsche 911 1987 Porsche 911 12 $46,980.00
1948 MG T-Series 1948 MG T-Series 1 $US $20,050.00
1988 Ferrari 328 GTS 1988 Ferrari 328 GTS 12 $US $79,000.00
1967 Aston Martin DB6 1967 Aston Martin DB6 10 $449,500.00
1980 Aston Martin V8 Volante 1980 Aston Martin V8 Volante 10 $115,000.00
1957 Aston Martin DB2/4 LHD 1957 Aston Martin DB2/4 LHD 12 $225,000.00
1955 Aston Martin DB2/4 LHD Drophead 1955 Aston Martin DB2/4 LHD Drophead 11 $565,000.00
1958 Aston Martin DB2/4 Mark III 1958 Aston Martin DB2/4 Mark III 8 $205,000.00
1937 Aston Martin Other Drop Head Coup 1937 Aston Martin Other Drop Head Coup 12 $US $200,000.00
1986 Ferrari 328 1986 Ferrari 328 GTS Manual 1986 Ferrari 328 1986 Ferrari 328 GTS Manual 12 $69,899.00
1981 Chevrolet Corvette 1981 Chevrolet Corvette 12 $13,990.00
1983 Land Rover Defender 1983 Land Rover Defender 4 $109,950.00
1967 Aston Martin DB6 1967 Aston Martin DB6 10 $449,500.00
1980 Aston Martin V8 1980 Aston Martin V8 10 $115,000.00
1955 Aston Martin DB2/4 1955 Aston Martin DB2/4 11 $565,000.00