Aston Martin V8 Series III Manual

£119,900

Rare Manual

  • Body Coupe
  • Doors 2
  • Transmission Manual
  • Year 1974
  • Fuel Type Petrol
  • Mileage 104,000 Miles
  • Engine Size 5.3L
  • Colour



Description

Here we have a very special and rare car indeed, the 1974 Aston Martin Series 3 V8 - "MANUAL". Examples like this just don't come up very often, so here is your perfect chance to own a true British icon. 1974 Aston Martin Series 3 V8 - manual. Launched in August of 1973 with four twin choke 42-mm carburettors. Production of the hand-built Aston Martin V8 range ceased production with the Series 5 in 1989. Described as a fine blend of abilities that emerges as distinctly British. Comprehensive history file and invoices from new. Last owner 10 years, 7 owners from new. Subject of a complete restoration a number of years ago, including, bare metal respray, new sills, rebuilt engine/ cylinder heads, refurbished interior, including a retrim in parchment hide with green piping, new mohair head lining and Wilton carpets. Moto-Lita wood rim steering wheel and upgrade to Series 4 style veneers to doors and dash, console. Invoices for work carried out reads like a who's who of Aston marque specialists. Recently re-commissioned and returned to the road after being stored for a number of years, recent expenditure in excess of £25,000.00 at a leading independent and multiple concourse winning Aston marque specialist, work includes; nut and bolt front suspension overall, re-conditioned steering rack, new alloy radiator, re-conditioned water pump, new belts, carbs taken down to bases, new gaskets and serviced/ set up. Gearbox split and examined and new reassembled, new clutch. New alloy fuel tank/ overall of fuel system, retrimmed boot. Most recent work includes, new seat belts, door locks. Recent Avon Turbo steel tyres, refurbished GKN alloy road wheels, uprated Koni dampers, springs and anti-roll bar. A rare opportunity to acquire such an astonishingly well preserved and maintained car with the superior ZF five-speed manual gearbox - with a total production run of only 967 - 74 percent of which were delivered with the three speed Chrysler Torqueflite gearbox. We expect this rare car not to be around for long, so please contact a member of our sales team who can discuss your needs and any questions further. We kindly ask that you arrange an appointment first to view before setting off - making sure this car is still for sale and a deposit has not been taken. All cars are fully inspected, and come with 12 months MOT. Our cars are HPI clear & checked, as a member of HPI and VMC (vehicle mileage check) we carry out one of these before purchase. Buy with confidence from the North's leading independent Sports & Prestige car specialist. We welcome any Independent inspections and have all facility's available to do this in our heated in door workshops. UK Sports & Prestige cars has an in-house detailing team, with all of our cars benefiting from a full machine body polish, clay-bar and wax to ensure your car is prepared and protected for the future. Part Exchange welcome - please contact us with details. For quick fast information please call direct on 07415 891103 | 01423 797 078 A full 30 Picture High Resolution Package Is Available For This Vehicle Via Email, Contact Us Today To Receive This And Get A True Idea Of This Cars Presented Condition Please Call Today Quoting the Vehicle Details for a Competitive Personal Finance Illustration To Suit Your Budget Extended warranties available on this car call for details A full selection of finance packages available to suit all customers needs


Preparation

All cars are fully inspected, and come with 12 months MOT. Our cars are HPI clear & checked, as a member of HPI and VMC (vehicle mileage check) we carry out one of these before purchase.

UK Sports & Prestige cars has an in-house detailing team, with all of our cars benefiting from a full machine body polish, clay-bar and wax to ensure your car is prepared and protected for the future.

All of our vehicles are prepared to the highest standards by our own expert technicians. Each car must go through a strict and thorough inspection, and any items that require attention either mechanically or cosmetically are taken care of before delivery.

We welcome any Independent inspections and have all facility's available to do this in our heated in door workshops.

Buy with confidence from the North's leading independent Sports & Prestige car specialist.