Fac­tory-blessed ma­chine be­gins test­ing pro­gramme Yas Ma­rina track in Abu Dhabi. As­ton Mar­tin works racer Dar­ren Turner will head up the in­struc­tor team but there are no plans for the cars to race. The DB4 GT, launched in 1959, had a de­but win at Sil­vers

Motor Sport News - - Historics - By Paul Lawrence

The first of the As­ton Mar­tin DB4 GT con­tin­u­a­tion cars took to the track for the first time last week when Michael Mal­lock shook the de­vel­op­ment car down at Snet­ter­ton.

A to­tal of 25 con­tin­u­a­tion cars are be­ing built by As­ton Mar­tin for track use, based around a two-year pro­gramme of track days at high-pro­file tracks across the world in­clud­ing the

Pho­tos: Paul Lawrence

Mal­lock shook down DB4 GT In­struc­tor Turner

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