Aston Martin Spring Concours d’Etat

The AMOC were honoured on Sunday 19th May 2013 to be guests of The Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich to stage their Spring Concours in the grounds of this splendid venue. Visitors were able to see probably the most immaculate collection of Aston Martins in the country close up and chat to the owners. Among them was our friend and client James Cross with his 1961 DB4.

JamesCrossDB4aJames came to us with the request to achieve the absolute finest restoration for his Continue reading “Aston Martin Spring Concours d’Etat”

Lower Wishbone Overhaul

Wishbone showing removed bent section and new sections

One of the challenges facing a classic car specialist is continuing to offer replacement and repair of parts which are becoming increasingly hard to find. Fulfilling this requirement is a speciality service we relish providing. The front suspension lower wishbones for DB4, DB5, DB6, DBS, DBSV8 and V8 have long since been obsolete from Aston Martin and supplies of good second-hand items has pretty much dried up. Continue reading “Lower Wishbone Overhaul”

1988 V8 Volante

This low-mileage USA specification V8 Volante is receiving for a client, a body, trim and engine restoration. Having covered fewer than 25,000 miles from new, it was a particularly good example for updating with a colour change and beautiful retrim in contrasting shades of fawn, oatmeal and brown leather, carpets and headlining. Being left-hand drive increases its desirability as does a rebuilt automatic transmission and EFI engine. When complete, this will be a particularly fine example of the model. Continue reading “1988 V8 Volante”