Catalogue for Wednesday, 14th May


The following vehicles are entered into our next sale. 

To see bigger photos of each vehicle, click on the Preview Image below and then just click on the ‘Full Screen Image’ option beneath the main photograph in the screen that pops up. 

Please note that all chassis and engine numbers quoted are taken from the V5C unless otherwise stated. 

To discuss entering your vehicle, please contact James Dennison on 07970 309907 or Matthew Parkin on 07813 936698 or email classiccars@brightwells.com


PreviewLot No.YearDescriptionEstimate
01976Alfa Romeo GT Junior 1600
Just three owners and 43,000 miles from new
£13,000 - £15,000
01986Alfa Romeo Spider 2000 Quadrifoglio Verde
Bell and Colvill supplied; very straight and original RHD example
£6,000 - £8,000
01967Alfa Romeo Spider Duetto 1600
Stunning rotisserie body restoration by Italian specialist; as good underneath as on top; rare UK RHD car
£22,000 - £24,000
01990Alfa Romeo Spider S3
Very smart example with striking black paintwork and a retrimmed interior
£7,000 - £9,000
01966Alvis TE21 Saloon
For recommissioning after long term storage; in the current ownership for 30 years
£14,000 - £18,000
02000Aston Martin DB7 Vantage Volante
36,000 miles; V12 supercar; well maintained and ready for the summer
£24,000 - £26,000
01930Austin 7 Chummy
Unfinished project; rebuilt engine and running gear; new Roach body; fantastic potential
£6,500 - £7,500
01931Austin 7 Ulster Replica
Superbly constructed; pressure fed engine; aluminium body; full wings; hood; a lovely example
£16,500 - £17,500
01947Austin 8 Saloon
Smart example in excellent running order
£2,500 - £4,500
01962Bedford TJ Truck
Beautifully presented example; extensively restored
£11,000 - £12,000
02001Bentley Arnage Red Label
Only 30,200 miles with seven services to date; superb condition
£20,500 - £24,500
01984Bentley Continental Convertible
One of only 421 made; very glamorous car in good running order
£40,000 - £45,000
01950Bentley MkVI Sports Saloon
Recent £50,000 mechanical overhaul; magnificent old Bentley in excellent condition throughout
£30,000 - £34,000
01980Bentley T2 Saloon
Just three owners and 75,000 miles from new; one of only 558 made
£9,000 - £11,000
01987BMW 325i SE Saloon (E30)
Just one owner and 68,800 miles from new with 15 service stamps to date
£2,000 - £3,000
01987BMW 535i Saloon (E28)
A very original and straight example
£2,500 - £3,500
02002BMW B3 Alpina 3.3
Exceptionally clean example; a gentleman's M3!
£4,000 - £5,000
01969BMW R50
Superb machine; a fortune spent
£6,000 - £8,000
01962BSA Rocket Gold Star
Genuine Gold Star in good condition
£15,000 - £17,000
01959BSA Shooting Star
Recent restoration and in fine condition
£4,000 - £4,500
01946Chevrolet Stylemaster
Stunning example; lovely period extras
£12,500 - £14,500
0c.1950Corgi Scooter
Museum stored for some years
£600 - £800
01969Cotton Cavalier
In current ownership since 1976; engine free
£400 - £600
01991Daimler Double-Six
Smart example; 98,000 miles
£2,000 - £3,000
02006Daimler Super Eight LWB
One owner and less than 4,000 miles from new; one of only a handful made; cost nearly £80,000 new
£20,000 - £22,000
01942Dodge WC57 Command Car
Superb example; older restoration; working winch
£25,000 - £28,000
01967Fiat 500 F
Beautiful example; UK registered; one of the nicest we have seen
£6,000 - £8,000
01990Ford Escort RS Turbo
Believed only 21,000 miles; highly original example in very good condition throughout
£3,500 - £5,000
01989Ford Sierra Sapphire RS Cosworth
Just three owners and 76,500 miles from new; highly original car with much recent expenditure
£8,750 - £9,750
01937Glasgow and Co Berini 32cc
Smartly presented machine
£350 - £500
02012Jaguar C-Type Replica
Superb replica C-Type based on a kit by Realm Engineering; only 800 miles from build
£40,000 - £45,000
01963Jaguar E-Type S1 3.8 FHC
One of only 1,799 original RHD cars; garage stored for 30 years; later bonnet fitted; a blank canvas for restoration
£12,000 - £14,000
01973Jaguar E-Type S3 V12 Coupe
Only 49,000 miles from new and only 5,000 miles since full restoration in 1989
£15,000 - £20,000
01963Jaguar MkII 3.4 Saloon
Smart car that drives beautifully; reputedly very low mileage
£18,000 - £20,000
01965Jaguar S-Type 3.8 Manual
Bare shell restoration completed 2005; fastidiously maintained since; 74,000 miles
£14,500 - £15,500
01964Jaguar S-Type 3.8 Manual
Just two owners and 81,000 miles from new; totally original vehicle in excellent running order
£14,000 - £16,000
01985Jaguar XJS V12 HE Coupe
Owned since 1993; excellent running order; JAG number plate
£3,500 - £4,500
02000Jaguar XK8 Coupe
Beautifully presented car with a massive service history
£4,000 - £5,000
01998Jaguar XK8 Coupe
Exceptionally tidy example with impeccable service history
£3,500 - £4,000
02002Jaguar XKR Convertible
Smart supercharger that drives beautifully
£6,000 - £7,000
01962Lambretta TV175 Series 3
Absolutely gorgeous!
£5,500 - £6,500
01951Lanchester LD10 Saloon
Aluminium bodywork by Barker; highly original; one owner for 35 years
£4,500 - £5,500
01949Land Rover S1 80
Very early Land Rover; barn find for restoration
£5,000 - £6,000
01970Land Rover S2A
Good running order; interesting history - ex-David Hicks
£1,500 - £2,000
01969Land Rover S2A Lightweight
Ex-military; good running order; recent new tyres plus other enhancements
£2,000 - £3,000
01979Lohr FL500
French Military off-road vehicle; Citroen based; ideal for shooting party
£3,000 - £4,000
01981Lotus Eclat V8
Uprated Rover V8 engine fitted; much work done, some left to do
No reserve
01972Lotus Europa JPS Special
Less than 67,000 miles from new; fully restored to show-winning condition
£15,000 - £20,000
01967Marcos GT
Registered as a Marcos; eligible for many events; lap record holder
£10,500 - £12,500
01936Marendaz Special 15/90
Fascinating car in every respect; powerful and very stylish; Riley Big 4 engine fitted
£35,000 - £40,000
01986Mercedes-Benz 190 Cosworth 2.3 16
Original unmolested example
£6,000 - £7,000
01967Mercedes-Benz 250SL 'Pagoda' Automatic
Just two owners from new; 68,000 miles; a fine example
£40,000 - £42,000
01981Mercedes-Benz 280SL Roadster
Very smart car with much recent expenditure including full respray
£6,000 - £8,000
01984Mercedes-Benz 280SL Roadster
Only 37,200 miles from new and in lovely condition throughout
£10,500 - £12,500
01988Mercedes-Benz 300CE Coupe
Everyday usable car with excellent service history
£1,600 - £2,000
01990Mercedes-Benz 300E-24 Saloon
Ex-Bill Lomas
No reserve
01963Mercedes-Benz 300SE Coupe
Ex-California car in running order but with scope for improvement
£14,000 - £16,000
01984Mercedes-Benz 500SE Saloon
One family owned for 22 years; good service history; cheap luxury cruiser
£1,200 - £1,700
02004Mercedes-Benz CL500 Coupe
Full service history; every conceivable option; excellent condition
£5,500 - £6,500
01990Mercedes-Benz G-Wagen 230 GE
Solid example with excellent potential
£4,500 - £5,000
01990Mercedes-Benz G-Wagen 300GD
Stunning example; 100,000 miles; comprehensive service history
£12,000 - £14,000
01988Mercedes-Benz G-Wagen 300GD
Rare original Maize Yellow colour; well cared for example; recent expenditure
£8,000 - £10,000
02001Mercedes-Benz S55 AMG Saloon
c. 98,000 miles with good service history;
£4,500 - £5,500
01990Mercedes-Benz SL300
84,000 miles; smart example ready for the summer
£3,250 - £3,750
01997Mercedes-Benz SL320 Roadster
Only 92,000 miles with good history; AMG alloys
£5,250 - £6,250
02004Mercedes-Benz SL500 Roadster
Just three owners and 35,000 miles from new; 7-speed auto; Panoramic roof; superb condition
£12,000 - £14,000
02003Mercedes-Benz SL55 AMG
Full history; original factory order; massive spec
£16,000 - £18,000
01970MG Midget MkIII
New Heritage shell; good running order
£5,000 - £6,000
02003MG TF 135
78,400 miles with good service history including new head gasket and full brake overhaul
£1,500 - £2,000
01954MG TF Roadster
Owned 41 years; 69,200 miles; fully restored in the 1980s and less than 4,000 miles since; bespoke hard top included
£18,000 - £20,000
01967MGB GT
Nice early GT; ready to go and on the button; MOD
£4,000 - £5,000
01978MGB Roadster
Attractive example in bright yellow with a comprehensive history
£3,000 - £4,000
01976Mini Clubman Estate Automatic
Just two owners and 24,000 miles from new
£5,500 - £7,000
01964Mini Cooper
Sound and original example; older restoration
£6,500 - £7,500
01995Mini Cooper
LHD Italian supplied car; full length electric sunroof
£4,000 - £5,000
01968Mini Cooper S Recreation
Many genuine S parts; very nicely done
£7,500 - £8,500
01989Mini Thirty
Limited edition 30th Anniversary Mini with just 26,200 miles from new
£4,000 - £5,000
01953Morris Minor 4-door Saloon
Nice original example; 948cc engine with recent recon gearbox; ready to enjoy
£2,500 - £3,000
01966Morris Minor Convertible
Professionally restored and converted in 1993 and only 15,000 miles since; front disc brakes etc.
£7,000 - £9,000
01967Morris Minor Convertible
Restored and resprayed; less than 30,000 miles on new engine
£7,000 - £8,000
01951Morris Oxford Stretch Limo
Built for the hit film The Borrowers; Pinto power; unique and great fun
£3,000 - £5,000
01992Porsche 968 Cabriolet
Excellent service history; good matching tyres; a very nice example
£5,000 - £6,000
01923Quadrant 565
Well presented machine; big single engine; museum displayed for some years
£6,000 - £7,000
01929Raleigh Model 15 De Luxe
Highly original machine in one family ownership for over 75 years
£3,000 - £4,000
01968Raleigh Wisp
Lovely original example; MOTd until January
£500- £600
01976Range Rover Camper
Converted from an Ambulance; low mileage; great project
£2,500 - £3,000
01994Range Rover Vogue SE (soft-dash)
Good usable classic Range Rover in rare Beluga Black with Brooklands bodykit
£4,000 - £5,000
01966Riley 4/72
Modified by Valley Gas Speed Shop; Absolutely terrific wolf in sheeps clothing
£6,000 - £8,000
01930Riley 9 Mk 9 Special
Built as a vintage trails car; fresh engine; ready to go and very effective
£10,000 - £12,000
01934Rolls-Royce 20/25 Thrupp & Maberly Limousine
All aluminium coachwork; tens of thousands spent and in excellent condition throughout
£31,000 - £34,000
01924Rolls-Royce 20HP chassis
Restoration project
£5,500 - £7,000
01971Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow I
Three owners; nice colour scheme
£3,500 - £5,000
01977Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow II
Only 43,000 miles with 9 services to date and in excellent condition throughout
£8,000 - £10,000
01991Rolls-Royce Silver Spirit II
Less than 64,000 miles and in very good condition throughout
£7,000 - £9,000
01974Rover 3500 Auto P6
24,000 miles; original example
£3,500 - £4,000
01991Saab 900T 16S Turbo Auto Convertible
Comprehensive service history; excellent hood; full-fat turbo model
£2,500 - £3,000
01994Subaru SVX
76,000 miles; a rare and interesting machine; super number
£3,000 - £4,000
01962Sunbeam Alpine MkII
Early 'big fin' car with fast road 1750 Holbay engine plus hard top and other upgrades
£10,000 - £12,000
01964Sunbeam Tiger ex-works rally car AHP 294B
One of only seven Rootes works rally Tigers made; ex-Maurice Gatsonides, Peter Harper etc.
£70,000 - £100,000
01952Triumph Mayflower
Straightforward restoration project
£1,000 - £1,500
01972Triumph Spitfire MkIV
Fully restored
£4,250 - £5,250
01971Triumph Stag Automatic
Outstandingly original car; recent engine and gearbox rebuild; new wheels and tyres
£10,000 - £12,000
01960Triumph TR3A Roadster
For recommissioning after many years in storage; owned for 30+ years; hard top included
£10,000 - £12,000
01982Volvo 360GLS
Just one owner and 76,000 miles from new; excellent condition
£2,000 - £3,000
01971VW Beetle Convertible conversion
Summer fun; MOTd April 2015; tax exempt
£2,500 - £3,000
01968Yamaha YAS1 125
Sound bike for restoration; engine free
£200 - £400