1985 aston martin v8 volante. Aston martin v8 volante lhd 1980.
Aston martin v8 volante lhd 1980 chassis n0.
Aston martin 1980 volante. In 1978 aston martin introduced an open top variant of its v 8 powered saloon resurrecting the volante nomenclature used 10 years earlier on the db6. The aston martin v8 vantage is a british grand tourer. Aston martin were looking to replace the db6 model and had designed a larger more modern looking car.
It was hailed at its 1977 introduction as britains first supercar sometimes nicknamed british muscle car for its 170 mph 270 kmh top speedits engine was shared with the lagonda but it used high performance camshafts increased compression ratio larger inlet valves and bigger carburettors mounted on new manifolds for increased. V8 col 15212 engine n0. V5805212 lfa aston martins first 8 cylinder convertible the v8 volante made its long awaited appearance in june 1978 almost nine years after the launch of the dbs v8.
According to its factory build record the. The first series of the volante had basically the. 1980 aston martin v8 volante balmoral green with magnolia leather interior beige carpeting and beige convertible top 62000 miles from new original left hand drive original factory 5 speed manual zf gearbox amoc member collector owned long term ownership matching numbers desirable s specification engine.
The aston martin v8 is an automobile which was manufactured by aston martin in the united kingdom from 1969 to 1989. Aston martin v8 volante lhd 1980 chassis n0. 1980 aston martin v8 volante for sale the exceptional and fully restored lhd v8 volante presented here for sale is one of the earliest such models currently available on the market having covered just 25000 miles.
Litchfield black metallic with black leather interior black wilton wool carpets and black everflex convertible top 35000 miles automatic transmission uprated stereo and speaker system with cd european chrome bumpers vantage stainless steel sport exhaust european airbox. V5805212 lfa aston martins first 8 cylinder convertible the v8 volante made its long awaited appearance in june 1978 almost nine years after the launch of the dbs v8. This car has been in storage for many years and traveled just 310continue reading.
The first series of the volante had basically the same enhanced specification as the oscar india coupe which appeared four months. All specifications performance and fuel economy data of aston martin v 8 volante 205 kw 279 ps 275 hp edition of the year 1980 since mid year 1979 for north america us including acceleration times 0 60 mph 0 100 mph 0 100 kmh 0 200 kmh quarter mile time top speed mileage and fuel economy power to weight ratio dimensions drag coefficient etc. This 1980 aston martin volante convertible is one of only 39 convertibles sold in the united states in 1980 with a grand total of just 203 examples built in 1980 of all body styles.
V8 col 15212 engine n0. Chassis 15190 is a handsome and extremely well documented example of newport pagnells desirable first series v8 volante. As with all traditional aston martins it was entirely handbuilt with each car requiring 1200 man hours to finish.