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1978 Aston Martin V8

Sale price: £65,000.00 make an offer
Last update: 04.08.2016

Car location: Esher, United Kingdom
Sale type: Fixed price listing

Technical specifications, photos and description:

Manufacturer: Aston Martin
Model: V8
Year: 1978
Type: Coupe
Doors: 2
Color: British Racing Green
Mileage: 77,000
Transmission: Automatic
Drive side: Right-hand drive
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1978 Aston Martin V8 for sale

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For sale with Barons Auctions on Saturday 13th August 
Buster Lang Classic American Auction at Sandown Park. KT10 9AJ

The Aston Martin V8. switched back to Weber carburetors for the Series 3 in 1973. probably because Aston Martin was unable to make the Bosch fuel injection system work correctly. These cars are distinguished by a taller hood scoop to accommodate four twin-choke  Weber carbs. The car produced 310 hp and could reach 60 mph 6. 1 seconds with an automatic transmission or 5. 7 seconds with a manual transmission. Performance suffered with emissions regulations. falling to 288 hp in 1976. The next year. a more powerful "Stage 1" engine with new camshafts and exhaust brought it up to 305 hp. Production of Series 3 cars lasted from 1973 through October 1978. and 967 examples were produced in this time.

Aston Martin 1978 V8. Automatic. 77. 00 miles from new. Service History with original Factory Warranty Card. plus Full Workshop Manual. Colour. as Bond's Aston Martin in "On Her Majesty's Secret Service" Racing Green. with beautiful Red Leather interior. The automatic transmission was completely rebuilt and refurbished at 61. 00 miles. Complete brake overhaul. with 2 new servos. New starter motor and new oil cooler. The 4 weber carburettors have been completely rebuilt. New fuel pump. new carpets and head lining. Chassis and Sills repaired. This Aston Martin has been kept in dry storage for many years. currently now ready to be driven with MOT.


Guide price £60. 00 to £70. 00
Please contact Barons Auctions on 023 8066 8409. nbsp;or visit www. barons-auctions. com for further information.

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