Aston Martin

Airplane Hangar Find: 1985 Aston Martin Lagonda

The Aston Martin Lagonda is one of the more bizarre vehicles ever made, particularly from a company not known for coloring outside of the lines. The Lagonda featured any number of curious design features that almost made it more… more»

Bargain Of A lifetime? 1969 Aston Martin DB6

OK folks, it’s Gullwing Motor Cars time, and today, for your review, we have a 1969 Aston Martin DB6. In keeping with most of the Gullwing cars that we review, this one is not without its foibles. Actually, it… more»

One of Three: 1932 Aston Martin Le Mans ‘LM8’ Works Car

It is 1932, and Aston Martin – which had already rotated through a cast of owners and managers since its founding in 1913 – wants to go racing. Again. Augustus Bertelli, who was born in Italy but grew up… more»

Unbelievable 230 Car Barn Find Stash!

One of the best stories you can learn about when tracking barn finds is a massive cache of vehicles that no one seemingly knew about. According to the auction listing description, this collection in Europe was built without much… more»

Ready to Restore: 1938 Aston Martin 15/98 Drophead Coupe

Vintage Aston Martins are rare enough, but pre-war Astons are in another category altogether. Robert Bamford and Lionel Martin didn’t register their first car until 1915 – late when measured against many other makers. Known as “Coal Scuttle” because… more»

Rare Luxury Hatch: 2011 Aston Martin Cygnet

Have you ever done something that seemed like a good idea at the time, but hindsight demonstrated it was a massive error of judgment? Yeah, me too! Automotive manufacturers are not immune from the occasional disaster, with the history… more»

Lincoln Powered: 1980 Aston Martin Lagonda

We all have cars or trucks in our life that we wish we could own were it not for the vehicle’s absolutely horrific quality control. Many affordable exotics fall into this category, which is why you see Jaguars with… more»

Prince of Wales Edition: 1989 Aston Martin V8 Vantage Volante

As an Aston Martin enthusiast, this 1989 V8 Vantage Volante immediately caught my attention. When I realized what it is, it made me consider the timing of its sale with reference to recent developments in the UK and the… more»

Matching Numbers Drophead: 1958 Aston Martin DB Mark lll

When it comes to owning a vintage European classic, there is plenty of evidence that in the U.S., finding a desirable car in left hand drive configuration is a significant driver of value. While limited production models are generally… more»

Sean Connery’s 1964 Aston Martin DB5 For Auction

Some cars appear in movies and are entirely forgettable, while others remain permanently linked to that role. Such is the case with the 1964 Aston Martin DB5, which was the transport of choice for James Bond in the movie… more»

Parked in the 70s: 1957 Aston Martin DB Mark lll

This 1957 Aston Martin DB Mark III is yet another barn find slice of exotica offered up for sale by Gullwing Motorcars. This is a very rare specimen, said to be one of 551 ordered in left-hand drive orientation,… more»

12K One Owner Miles: 1978 Aston Martin V8 Coupe

The Aston Martin V8 coupe strikes me as one of those cars that was seemingly everywhere in the 1980s – at least as much as a supercar can be everywhere – that has slowly faded from the public eye…. more»

Numbers Matching Barn Find: 1953 Aston Martin DB2

Finding any car in the barn is cause for excitement; finding a vintage sports car made by the likes of Aston Martin could make you justifiably giddy. This 1953 Aston Martin DBB has clearly been laid up for some… more»

Near Million Dollar 1961 Aston Martin DB4 On Craigslist!

It’s strange to see owners of cars valued at close to $1 million listing them for sale on craigslist, but I guess the $5 listing fee doesn’t matter much to them. This 1961 Aston Martin DB4 has been thoroughly… more»

40 Years in Storage: 1969 Aston Martin DBS

Many of us have spent time with a stalled restoration project under our care, but rarely do we forget about it to the point that it’s found languishing on a trailer 40 years later? Well, for one long-term caretaker… more»

No Reserve: 1953 Aston Martin DB2

With only 411 examples produced, the Aston Martin DB2 is not what could ever be classed as a common car. We rarely see them here at Barn Finds, so to have two appear on our desks within days of… more»