[YesAuto Race] From September 14th to 16th, a 1:1 Aston Martin DBR1/2 car model made by hand will be auctioned at the Goodwood Revival in the UK. The prototype of this model won the championship in the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1959. The auction price of the model is estimated to be between 20,000 and 30,000 pounds (about 200,000 to 300,000 yuan).
The model was built by the British Evanta modification company and is the same size as the real car. The body panel is made of composite resin, and other parts include two racing seats, four 16-inch wheels, dashboard, steering wheel, etc. The whole part assembly board is about 6.34 meters long, 3.44 meters high, and weighs about 500-600 kg.
Aston Martin DBR1 racing car, powered by a front mid-mounted 3.0-liter naturally aspirated L6 engine, 2 valves per cylinder, dual overhead camshaft structure, transmission system matching 5-speed manual transmission, maximum power 254 horsepower, car weight is 800 kg. Between 1956 and 1959, Aston Martin built a total of 5 DBR1 cars. DBR1/2 was manufactured in 1957 and won the 1959 Le Mans 24 Hours Endurance Race.