Rare as only 64 ever made, completely hand shaped in Aluminium and a totally hand built car at the Newport Pagnell factory.
(The last Aston Model range to be made like this, including Virage/Vantage 93-2000).
This is the LWB version, which gives extra room in the rear to passengers, which is normally compromised by leg room, if driver is quite tall!
Engine: All alloy quad cam 32 valve V8, 5340cc. producing 349bhp @ 6000rpm, 369 lb.ft @ 4300rpm.
Fuel system: Weber Alpha Plus engine management system with fully catalysed exhaust system.
Transmission: Four speed automatic with electronic Sport and Touring modes coupled to a Limited slip differential, ratio 4.09:1
Front - Independent double wishbone, co-axial spring damper units with anti-roll bar.
Rear - De Dion axle located by longitudinal radius arms & transverse Watt's linkage, co-axial spring damper units.
Brakes: Ventilated front discs with AP racing four pot calipers, Ventilated rear discs with sliding aluminium calipers.
Height 1320mm, Width 1918mm, Length 4745mm, Wheelbase 2611mm, Kerb weight 1950kg.
HERITAGE QUOTE: "LWB Volante 1997 - 2000, Unveiled at the 1997 London Motor Show, the V8 Volante replaced the Virage Volante and mimicked the style and mechanics of the V8 Coupe. This elegant convertible benefited from 200mm extra leg room making it a proper 2+2. The LWB version can be identified by an air vent style indent in the panel in front of the rear wheels".
Chassis No: SCFDAM2C6WBR89014
Engine No: 97/89014/A
Coachwork: Pentland Green Metallic
Trim: Magnolia Piped Dark Green
Transmission: 4- Speed Automatic
12 month Warranty available & Finance facilities. Any Part Exchange considered, whether RHD or LHD, or even more expensive!
80% 1 Year Buyback is available (STC). Please see our website: www.arjunauto.com for terms & conditions.
100% 5 Year Buyback for Classics, is also available for such a rare car (STC).
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# N.B. Car only comes with service history from last 8 years, when owned by last owner, with extensive Invoices of approx £15,000. When purchased by last owner in 2003, the speedometer had been replaced by previous owner due to a fault, and have not been told mileage at that time. Previous History has not yet been confirmed by AMW Heritage, but condition of this rare car is excellent. For this reason, the car has been marked down £10,000 less to our normal retail price valuation.
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