Ex-moss As­ton Martin DB3S to go un­der the ham­mer this week­end

Motor Sport News - - Historics -

One of the rarest As­ton Martin sports-rac­ing cars of the 1950s is ex­pected to sell for more than £6mil­lion dur­ing auc­tion at the As­ton Martin Works in New­port Pag­nell on Satur­day.

The 1953 ex-works DB3S has a sen­sa­tional pe­riod his­tory, hav­ing been driven by Stirling Moss, Tony Brooks, Peter Collins, Roy Sal­vadori and Reg Par­nell in races like the Mille Miglia and the Nur­bur­gring 1000Km.

The car will be of­fered for sale at the Bon­ham’s As­ton Martin auc­tion. It is one of only 11 such cars built for use in the world sportscar cham­pi­onship.

Moss raced As­ton DB3S

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