Want to own an Aston Martin DB4 GT Zagato? Well, unless you're in the one percent of the one percent, you're probably out of luck. Zagato built just 19 examples, and now, they're worth . But not all hope is lost. The car you see here isn't an actual Zagato—it's a recreation based on a standard 1960 DB4, and it looks just like the real thing. It's list . You should buy it.
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According to the selling dealer in the UK, this car started out as a Canadian-market DB4 before being converted in the late 1990s. The owner, a US collector, sent the car to Andy Palmer, a highly regarded fabricator in California, to transform it into what you see here. And no, that's not the same Andy Palmer who's the boss of Aston these days. Everything looks incredibly well-done, from the fender-tire gaps, to the bulging hood, to the iconic rear hump. If you didn't know any better, you'd think this was a real Zagato.
But unlike an original DB4 GT Zagato, this one isn't nearly as expensive. It's no Camry, obviously, but ($870,000) isn't much compared to the eight-figures that originals command. The car's also been completely overhauled, with a rebuilt 4.0-liter straight-six, a refreshed suspension, new brakes, and more.
It might not be the real thing, but we imagine it's just as good to drive. And your wallet will thank you.