Fully accesorised DB MkIIIs
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The Aston Martin DB MkIII was smoother than its predecessor the
DB2/4 MkII but I found one with much chrome and whitewalls that
appeared in the 1961 Enghien Concours
d'élégance (photo below).
This car is AM300/3/1329 and is RHD despite being sold in May 1957 in
France. It features many accessories such
as foglamps, chrome wirewheels, whitewalls, a plate for registration
plate (!) and chrome spears above the headlamps...
July 2009 edit: fellow Astonhill
from Brittany kindly sent
me the following photos of AM300/3/1329.
You can notice that:
- the car, as one of the first DB MkIII is thus a DB2/4 MkIII (see this page
- the shade of paint looks a
- there is a little strip under the door, which looks the part with the
one at the back,
- there is no more foglamps, whitewalls or registration plate plate (!)
... and no more lady !
At Montlhéry, in 1987, I saw a clone. Well, almost. This one is
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