aston martin works announced the availability, for the first time in decades, of major new components, such as gearboxes and engine blocks, for some of the brand’s most iconic sports cars.
Working with trusted suppliers, the team that keeps the British manufacturer’s heritage alive has developed completely new engine blocks, cylinder heads, gearboxes and other major components, all painstakingly built to the original manufacturer’s specifications. Parts are available to model owners DB4, DB5, DB6 and certain V8 models from the 1960s and 1970s.
This investment in the creation of new tools for manufacturing components key to some of the most famous members of the brand’s storied catalog means that owners of these highly desirable and valuable sports cars they can restore their vehicles back to full original specification knowing that the parts they are installing have been produced to full and proper factory specifications.
The initiative to re-manufacture elements such as gearboxes arose as part of the program continued Aston Martin, which naturally led to the need for new parts while also generating a full understanding of which parts were immediately available and which had not been manufactured for many years.
Supplied with the proper documentation to fully support the provenance of these replacement parts, a vital guarantee when replacing the engine of a DB4 GT, for example, owners can be sure that the new components have been checked and approved by the Aston Martin Works team.
This initiative is an exciting step for Aston Martin Works and the brand as a whole, as it continues to drive the restoration and maintenance of the brand’s iconic models, ensuring they remain favorites of sports car enthusiasts.
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