Dual Barn Find: 1969/70 Aston Martin DBS V8 and Vantage

Heading to auction together after living side-by-side for over a decade.

Having been manufactured within a year from each other,these two classic Aston Martins have become even closer over the last tenyears - when they were bought by the same owner and stored together in the samegarage. Now, the two classic Brits are heading across the block by the UK’sSilverstone Auctions, and each is expected to fetch between £20,000-25,000. The firstcar is this stunning 1969 Aston Martin DBS Vantage, equipped with a 6-cylinder,4-liter engine.

This Vantage came with 325 hosepower, a manual gearbox andright-hand drive. According to the sellers, it is “largely untouched, the caris in highly original condition and has survived storage remarkably well withthe engine still turning over." The second Aston is a 1970 DBS V8Series I, with a 5.3-liter V-8 making 320hp and a top speed of 160mph. It has27,700 miles on the clock, and along with the Vantage, has been parked in agarage for the greater part of the last decade.

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