On Auction: 1955 Aston Martin DB3S

This 1955 Aston Martin DB3S is one of the rarest and most important sports racing cars of the 1950s. It showcases Aston Martin's design and performance achievements, and epitomized the height of sophistication in the motoring world of the day. This DB3S is one of only 20 examples built for customer use and served as the 1955 Earls Court Motor Show car. After a racing career that included podium finishes at Snetterton and Silverstone, this DB3S was the centerpiece of the famed Forshaw Collection for approximately 40 years. A truly elegant and exceptionally original race car, this DB3S boasts a traditional Aston Martin racing green exterior with a green leather and plaid interior. It is estimated to sell for $5,000,000-7,000,000 when it hits the auction block Aug. 16-17. Price: $TBD