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Our Archive

If there’s anything you wish to know regarding pre-war Aston Martins we’re the people to ask. Whether it’s a particular car’s original condition, race history or some other detail - we hold comprehensive records.

Part of our archive comprises period printed material and photographs from 1914 to 1985 in a single collection. This was the work of a man called Inman Hunter, who worked for Aston Martin assembling the very cars we treasure today. His collection stands at a metre tall!

Ecurie Bertelli Archive records

We have other items, including 2,500 original technical drawings which are the basis for our parts manufacture. We also retain detailed records of all work carried out since 1989, as well as operating a parts tracking system for quality control. We really do know these cars more intimately than anybody else.

In all, our archive comprises the following:

  • Period press cuttings
  • Photographs
  • Race entries, results & competition news
  • Period car reviews & motoring articles
  • Period advertisements & pamphlets
  • 2,500 technical drawings
  • Original owner’s manuals
  • Artefacts & memorabilia

We would like to assist you in your search for information, so please feel free to contact us where a warm welcome awaits you.

HERITAGE AND PASSION
Beautiful Astons are history in motion.
We’re here to keep their legacy alive.

UNRIVALLED EXPERIENCE
40 years of high quality restoration & servicing has earned us a world-class reputation.

WE’RE THERE FOR YOU
We have some great support packages for your race or rally, so you can focus solely on your drive.

UNRIVALLED KNOWLEDGE
We know these cars like no-one else.
Buy or sell with us for complete peace of mind & competitive commission.

EXTENSIVE STOCK
Engine blocks to valve springs, starter motors to bonnet hinges - we’ve got what you need.

LEAVE IT WITH US
Secure storage facilities for long or short term.
We can even arrange collection or delivery.

ATTENTION TO DETAIL
Our purpose-built engine shop creates top-quality engines that are tuned and ready to go.