As­ton re­cov­ered

Motor Sport News - - Historics -

De­spite be­ing in very poor state, a 1949 As­ton Martin DB team car sold for £679,100 at the Bon­hams’ Good­wood Fes­ti­val of Speed auc­tion. The for­mer Le Mans 24-Hour and Spa 24-Hour racer was stolen and only re­cov­ered 14 years later when it was dis­cov­ered in Eind­hoven, Hol­land. Its long-term owner Christo­pher An­gell passed away a year af­ter it was stolen.

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