Lot 31

2017   |   Amelia Island Auctions 2017

1949 Aston Martin DB Mk II

SOLD $1,540,000


$1,500,000 - $2,250,000





Car Highlights

An Integral and Important Piece of Aston Martin History
Specially Built for the Personal Use of Company Owner David Brown
The Factory Development Car and Prototype for the DB2
First Aston Martin Model Equipped with the New 6-Cylinder LB6 Engine
Raced by Works Driver Lance Macklin in the Coppa Inter-Europa and Targa Florio

Technical Specs

2,580 CC DOHC Inline 6-Cylinder Engine
Twin SU Carburetors
105 BHP at 5,000 RPM
4-Speed David Brown Manual Gearbox
4-Wheel Hydraulic Alfin Drum Brakes
Independent Front Suspension with Coil Springs
Live Rear Axle with Parallel Trailing Arms and Coil Springs
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