1955 Aston Martin DB3S Sports Racing Car at RM Auctions’ Monterey sale: £2.5 million expected for DB3S/118 in Dutch Racing Orange
As a 1955 Aston Martin DB3S goes under the auctioneers hammer on August 17th, it will go down in the annuls of history as being…
Painted a bright orange, the Aston Martin DB3S is a luxury sports car par excellence. It is not only spectacular in appearance but maintained in pristine condition. It was earlier in the possession of Hans Davids, a Dutch motorsport aficionado who raced it in England after which the car made its way to the US. DB3S now is up for auction by RM Auctions Monterey on August 17th and experts peg its worth at £2.5 million. This vehicle has a chassis number 118 and is fitted with a 3 liter engine producing 210 bhp.
Aston Martins are always looked upon with neighbor’s envy and owner’s pride. They are prized possessions and masterpieces in their own right. With such models being limited in number and auctions being few and far between, hopeful buyers will all bend over backwards to own one of these engineering marvels whatever the cost. Let us wait for 17th of August to see the final knock down price for this particular Aston Martin DB3S.