Catalogue for Wednesday 13th July 2016

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

For more information about any of these lots please call the office on 01568 611122 or email classiccars@brightwells.com.

 


PreviewLot No.YearDescriptionEstimate
311985AC 3000ME Coupe
Only 21,800 miles from new; fourth from last of only around 100 cars made; very smart; highly original
£12,000 - £15,000
117c.1915Albion A10 Flatbed Truck
Stunning World War One survivor; chain-drive; nicely patinated; one of only three known in running order in the UK
£22,000 - £30,000
1041938Albion KL126 Can Carrier
Superb truck that has been a petrol can carrier all its life; lovely order with a comprehensive history
£12,000 - £14,000
1421933Alvis Speed 20 SA Cross & Ellis Tourer
Chassis up rebuild; only 500 miles on rebuilt engine with Phoenix crank and rods; very usable car with plenty of go
£48,000 - £56,000
1441933Alvis Speed 20 SA Vanden Plas Tourer
Fabulous project; original and complete car; just three owners; fascinating history; another exciting find!
£35,000 - £40,000
991946Alvis TA14
Larger than life special; huge lights; huge mascot; huge horns; huge grin
£10,000 - £12,000
701935Armstrong Siddeley 17hp Sports Foursome
Older restoration; very attractive model; titled first owner with Royal connections
£10,000 - £12,000
1001949Armstrong Siddeley Whitley Station Coupe (Double Cab Pickup)
Believed to be one of only three surviving examples; ex-Australia; good running order
£10,000 - £14,000
1301924Austin 12/4 Tourer
Early narrow-track 12/4 with factory body; CAV fittings; history from new; delightfully original Vintage tourer
£13,500 - £15,500
31959Austin A35 Two-door
For restoration; 1.3-litre engine and gearbox; transferable number; ideal basis for historic racer
No Reserve
131958Austin A35 Two-door
Just recommissioned after 30 years in storage; only 53,000 miles indicated; new tyres etc
£2,000 - £2,500
101956Austin A40
Easy restoration; valuable Porsche number plate
No Reserve
921961Austin A40 MkI
Super, original example that has covered an indicated 82,150 miles from new
£4,000 - £5,000
281976Austin Allegro Vanden Plas 1500 Automatic
Only 25,700 miles from new; four owners; lovely condition throughout
£2,500 - £3,500
1251938Austin Big 7 Forlite Saloon
Fully restored 15 years ago; ready for immediate use
£4,750 - £5,250
1381952Austin Champ
Just one owner since demob from MOD service; only 30,300 miles; interesting Land Rover alternative
£7,000 - £9,000
711935Austin Seven Tourer AAK
One of just 15 thought to survive; recently rebuilt engine; last owner 40+ years; in regular use
£8,000 - £10,000
771963Auto Union DKW 1000S
Highly original DKW in excellent running order; LHD
£8,000 - £10,000
1241990Bentley Eight
Only 64,000 miles with 15 services to date; good order throughout
£5,500 - £7,500
1451952Bentley R-Type
One family owned from new; only 83,800 miles; highly original car that drives beautifully; from a deceased estate
£24,000 - £28,000
491978Bentley T2
Only 75,400 miles indicated; last owner 15 years; maintained regardless of cost; one of only 558 made
£10,000 - £12,000
891948Bristol 400
From a private collection; for recommissioning after 8 years in storage; detailed history back to 1965; one of c420 made
£35,000 - £40,000
1181974Bristol 411 S4
Lovely old Bristol V8 maintained regardless of cost; body-off restoration in 1990; one of only 287 made
£35,000 - £40,000
2011951BSA Bantam D1
Charming early Bantam in great running order; ready to ride out and enjoy
No Reserve
2041960BSA Bantam D7
Older restoration; last on the road in 2010; running order
No Reserve
2021964BSA Bantam Trials
VMCC dating certificate; running recently; excellent classic trials potential
No Reserve
2031969Bultaco Sherpa 49 T
Competitive trials machine for light recommissioning
No Reserve
671925Citroen B12 Tourer
From a deceased estate; ex-Llangollen Motor Museum; delightful French light-car; four seats and four-wheel brakes
£8,000 - £10,000
791970Citroen D Super
Pallas trim; 85,000 miles indicated; undersealed from new; sound car that drives well; LHD
£9,000 - £11,000
1161966Citroen DS 21 Chapron Decapotable
Ex-Stondon Motor Museum; original Chapron-built car in need of restoration
£40,000 - £50,000
21967Daimler 2.5-litre V8 Manual
Rare factory manual, one of only c.187 made; only 37,800 miles; damaged in 1973 and unused since; not recorded on VCAR
No Reserve
251969Daimler 250 V8
Just three owners and 80,000 miles from new; power steering; Zeus brake calipers; stainless steel exhausts etc
£6,000 - £8,000
292001DAX Rush
Only 5,000 miles from build; 2.0 16v Vauxhall engine; huge spec; very quick!
£10,000 - £12,000
2091979Ducati 900 S Darmah
One of only 150 UK-supplied examples; current owner 10 years; recent service; lovely bike
£6,000 - £7,000
331952Ferguson TED 20
Nicely restored; new tyres; road registerd; complete with Ferguson two-furrow plough
£2,500 - £3,000
1461974Ferrari Dino 308 GT4
One of only 547 RHD UK cars; c.66,000 miles with good history; recent major service with new clutch and cambelts
£39,000 - £41,000
121968Fiat 500F
UK supplied RHD car; just 3 owners and 52,000 miles; lots of history; in regular use; much loved and ready to go
£5,000 - £6,000
371971Fiat 500L
UK-supplied RHD example; extensively restored eight years ago; 652cc engine; disc brake upgrade
£5,750 - £6,750
381923Fiat 501C
A major restoration project with great potential; spare engine and box
No Reserve
1211988Fiat Panda 750L
One family owned from new and only 6,570 miles; cult Giugiaro-styled super-mini
£3,000 - £4,000
341957Ford 300E Fordson van
Barn find Ford commercial with 4-seater conversion; engine runs; just three owners and 38k indicated; transferable reg
£2,200 - £2,500
151969Ford Corsair V4 Deluxe
Just one registered keeper and 32,250 miles from new; excellent example
£4,750 - £5,750
431971Ford Escort MkI 1100 De Luxe Two-door
Recent Portuguese import; rock solid and original; UK registered with full MOT; ideal rally basis; LHD
£10,500 - £12,000
241985Ford Escort RS Turbo Series 1
One of 5,000 homologation cars; top-end overhaul 1,200 miles ago; older body restoration
£12,500 - £14,500
621968Ford Mustang GT Fastback 302Ci
Fresh from a total nut-and-bolt restoration; power steering; power disc brakes; superb example
£36,000 - £40,000
351954Ford Popular 103E
Solid original car from a well-known 'oily rag' collection; runs and drives
£2,500 - £3,500
451965Ford Zodiac MkIII Manual
Only 34,000 miles indicated; well-known club car; recent expensive restoration; one of only 79 UK cars remaining
£4,000 - £5,000
141962Fordson Dexta tractor
Well presented working tractor direct from a Herefordshire smallholding
£2,000 - £3,000
2061951Harley-Davidson EL61 Hydra Glide
Matching numbers; from long-term Nevada ownership
£9,000 - £11,000
2051978Harley-Davidson Sportster XLCH1000 Custom Chopper
Ex-New England Motorcycle Museum; stunning custom chopper
£3,500 - £4,500
161961Hillman Minx Series III Convertible
Nice original example; 57,200 miles from new; recent hood, clutch; interesting history
£4,000 - £5,000
1101969Jaguar 420 Manual Overdrive
Rust-free one-owner ex-South Africa car; RHD; air conditioning; wire wheels; stunning example
£10,000 - £12,000
851966Jaguar E-Type S1 4.2 2+2
WITHDRAWN
£40,000 - £45,000
581966Jaguar E-Type S1 4.2 2+2 Automatic
Running and driving E-Type for restoration; LHD; recent import from France; NOVA reference
£20,000- £25,000
1431958Jaguar MkI 2.4 Manual
Just two owners and 27,000 miles from new; outstandingly original; regular concours winner since 1978
£35,000 - £40,000
1081958Jaguar MkI 3.4 Manual Overdrive
Few owners; only 23,400 miles indicated; recent engine rebuild and Coopercraft brakes; very rare car now
£25,000 - £30,000
441964Jaguar MkII 3.4 Manual Overdrive
Older restoration in very good order throughout; Coombs spats; louvred bonnet; uprated brakes and suspension; PAS etc
£15,000 - £18,000
231989Jaguar XJS 3.6 Coupe
Well-maintained car with 19 services to date
No Reserve
561988Jaguar XJS V12 Convertible
One of the first V12 Convertibles; 72,500 miles indicated; private plate included
£6,000 - £7,000
941989Jaguar XJS V12 Convertible
UK car recently repatriated from France
£7,000 - £8,000
601961Jaguar XK150 3.8 SE Coupe
Highly original ex-California car; believed just three owners and 77,000 miles from new; matching numbers; LHD
£60,000 - £65,000
481980JBA Falcon Sports Roadster
High quality Ford-based retro roadster in excellent condition throughout; only 16,000 miles
£7,000 - £9,000
1281933Lagonda 16/80 Special Six Tourer
One owner since 1970; from a private collection; one of only 260 made; for recommissioning after a period in storage
£40,000 - £45,000
1341949Land Rover Series I 80-inch 'lights behind the grille'
Lovely very early Land Rover; only 5,500 miles since meticulous concours rebuild; multiple award winner
£35,000 - £40,000
1021955Land Rover Series I 86-inch
Recent nut-and-bolt rebuild by the Fuzz Townshend team at Westgate Classics; three owners from new; simply stunning
£16,000 - £18,000
1191955Land Rover Series I 86-inch
Rare surviving ex-military model; ex-Royal Army Ordnance Corps
£20,000 - £22,000
781957Land Rover Series I 88-inch
Only 1,000 miles since major restoration using a new chassis; very sound and usable vehicle
£10,000 - £12,000
301960Land Rover Series II 88-inch
From long-term ownership; MOTd until May 2017; tow bar; recent brake overhaul
£3,750 - £4,250
461973Land Rover Series III 88-inch
Just one owner and 71,400 miles from new; highly original, just how we like them!
£5,000 - £7,000
1231984Land Rover Series III 88-inch
Extensively rebuilt; 200Tdi engine; high ratio transfer box; parabolic springs; SS exhaust; you name it, its go it!
£3,500 - £4,500
111972Land Rover Series III Lightweight 88-inch
Ex-military; later 2.5 Tdi Discovery engine fitted; hard top and canvas top; perfect classic workhorse
£4,250 - £5,250
171979Lotus Eclat 521
Recently refurbished and very smart throughout; Crypton tuned
£3,500 - £4,500
1131971Lotus Elan +2S
Light restoration project; many new parts fitted including recent new chassis
£10,000 - £12,000
1141971Lotus Twin Cam engine
Only 3,000 miles since rebuild; 701M block; twin Weber carbs; stainless steel exhaust manifold; 95bhp at the wheels
£5,000 - £6,000
391986Mercedes-Benz 190E 2.0 Automatic
Factory Sportline body kit; only 94,000 miles with good history; four owners; recent tyres, brakes and exhaust
£1,500 - £2,500
741955Mercedes-Benz 220a Ponton manual
Rust-free Australian RHD car; stunning restoration throughout; matching numbers; fabulous
£22,000 - £26,000
871965Mercedes-Benz 230SL Pagoda Automatic
Very sound and smart Euro-spec SL that drives well; power steering; rear seat; recent timing chain, tyres etc; LHD
£36,000 - £39,000
951971Mercedes-Benz 280SE 3.5-Litre V8 Coupe
From a private collection; 77,700 miles indicated; one Florida owner from new until 2005; lovely condition; LHD
£45,000 - £55,000
401982Mercedes-Benz 280SL (107 Series)
To use and improve; extensive service history
£5,000 - £7,000
681985Mercedes-Benz 280SL (107 Series)
One lady owner since 1990; less than 83,000 miles with good service history
£7,000 - £10,000
751992Mercedes-Benz 300SE Saloon
Mercedes dealership show car; one owner; huge history file; stunning throughout; find a better one!
£10,000 - £12,000
691997Mercedes-Benz SL500
Just two owners and 19,500 miles from new with excellent M-B service history; superb in all respects
£17,000 - £20,000
911930MG M-Type
Recent nut-and-bolt rebuild; D-Type remote gear shift; transferable MG 710 number plate
£18,000 - £20,000
541977MG Midget 1500
Very smart example with tall-ratio axle; recent service; Kenlowe fan
£3,000 - £4,000
731966MG Midget MkII
Quality older restoration; wire wheels; well cared for and attractive MkII
£5,500 - £6,500
211972MG Midget MkIII
In the current ownership for 32 years; older labour of love restoration; great fun and ready for immediate use
£5,000 - £6,000
1311973MG Midget MkIII
Replacement Heritage shell; new hood; adjustable shocks; sports exhaust; wire wheels; a lovely car
£8,000 - £10,000
1361952MG TD
Fully restored matching numbers car in excellent condition throughout; 5-speed Sierra gearbox; LHD
£18,000 - £20,000
191975MGB GT
Fully restored over the last few years; overdrive; fast-road engine; lowered suspension; stainless steel exhaust etc
£3,500 - £4,500
1031968MGB GT
Nice early GT in Mineral Blue with disc wheels; Webasto sunroof; leather interior; restored in 2008
£3,000 - £4,000
811980MGB GT LE
Last of the line LE model; 78,000 miles; Ivor Searle engine just fitted costing £4,000
£5,500 - £6,500
321972MGB Roadster
Only 500 miles since sympathetic restoration; new paint, seat covers, hood, clutch, stainless exhaust etc
£8,000 - £10,000
411977MGB Roadster
Older restoration using new Heritage shell; chrome bumpers; leather seats; alloys; owned 7 years; drives well
£3,000 - £4,000
961980MGB Roadster
One lady owner since 2005; works replica hard top; soft top; alloys; thousands spent
£4,000 - £5,000
1271962MGB Roadster MkI
Very early 'pull handle' model; disc wheels; ex-USA, now RHD; less than 1,000 miles since full restoration
£12,000 - £15,000
821979MGB Roadster Rally Car
Recent ground-up rebuild including rebuilt race-tuned engine and gearbox; roll cage; lightweight bonnet; alloys etc
£8,000 - £10,000
1401968MGC Roadster
Superb original body shell; overdrive; recent unleaded head overhaul; new wiring loom; stainless steel exhaust etc
£14,000 - £16,000
61972Mini Clubman 1275GT
Stage 2 A+ engine fitted with 544 fast road cam; Cooper S exhaust; later interior; spare engine and gearbox included
£3,000 - £4,000
571973Morgan 4/4 Four-seater
Well cared for entry-level Morgan; professionally restored by Harpers in the early '90s
£9,000 - £11,000
861950Morgan 4/4 Series 1 Four-seater
Third from last S1 built; nice older restoration in good running order
£18,000 - £20,000
1151937Morgan 4/4 Series 1 Two-seater
Fully restored in the mid-1990s and still very smart; rebuilt Standard Triumph engine; one of only 663 made pre-war
£17,000 - £19,000
221968Morris 1000 Tourer
Delightful convertible; huge history file; few owners; fresh MOT; from a deceased estate
£4,000 - £6,000
71970Morris 1000 Traveller
Sound car with good woodwork; running order; use and improve
£3,500 - £4,500
521971Morris 1000 Traveller
Only 730 miles since professional ground-up restoration in 2007; large file of bills; concours potential
£10,000 - £12,000
661934Morris 15/6 Saloon
Well restored a few years ago; in regular use; a high quality six-cylinder saloon
£5,000 - £6,000
631933Morris Cowley Six
Stalled restoration project; much work done; complete car plus spares
No Reserve
801983Porsche 911SC
Just four owners from new; restored 10 years ago including rebuilt engine and little used since
£19,500 - £22,500
1291981Porsche 911SC
Owned 14 years; less than 2,000 miles on rebuilt engine; recent clutch, stainless steel exhaust, brake calipers etc
£26,000 - £28,000
1121979Porsche 924 Martini Rally Replica
Specially built at a cost of over £25,000; genuine Porsche 'lollipop' rally seats; great spec; huge history file
£14,000 - £18,000
1011991Porsche 944 S2 Cabriolet
Only 99,000 miles with good history; sports seats; resprayed; fast-appreciating model
£7,000 - £9,000
41969Reliant Supervan III
From a deceased estate; body off restoration; huge fun
No Reserve
531989Renault 5 GT Turbo Phase 2
Largely original and unmolested; many new parts; recent cambelt service
£5,000 - £7,000
1371933Riley Nine Lynx Tourer
Fully restored 30 years ago and only 17,700 miles since; utterly gorgeous!
£27,500 - £32,500
361953Riley RME
Fully restored 10 years ago and less than 3,000 miles since; in lovely order throughout; just seven owners from new
£10,500 - £12,500
1351955Riley RME
Owned for 35 years; repainted; original interior; super, usable car
£6,000 - £8,000
551974Rolls-Royce Corniche S1
Only 66,000 miles; recent £9,000 service; Harvey Bailey handling kit; rev counter; gorgeous Rolls that drives superbly
£25,000 - £30,000
1321965Rolls-Royce Shadow
Believed to be the 12th Shadow off the line; historically significant car for the serious collector
£8,000 - £10,000
51982Rolls-Royce Silver Spirit
Owned by RREC member since 2008; very good history; drives as it should
£5,000 - £7,000
1051989Rolls-Royce Spirit
Only 58,700 miles with 15 services to date
£6,000 - £8,000
1061956Rover P4 90
Lovely car; older body restoration; recent £3,500 respray and many new parts
£5,000 - £6,000
1261972Rover P5B Saloon
Reputedly in the Royal Household from new until 1976 and one owner since; maintained regardless of cost
£12,000 - £15,000
181970Rover P6 2000SC Automatic
Four owners from new; rare automatic version with economical single carb engine; unleaded head; new brakes and carpets
No Reserve
1391973Rover P6 3500 Automatic
Less than 4,000 miles since nut-and-bolt restoration; last owner 21 years; power steering; Sundym glass; stunning P6
£8,000 - £10,000
11992Saab 900 XS
Last in the line of real Trollhatten Saabs; Swedish style and quality
No Reserve
1111978Silurian Tourer
Very impressive hand-built 30s style tourer; aluminium coachwork; Jaguar XJ6 running gear; power steering; disc brakes
£25,000 - £30,000
641951Singer 9AB Roadster
Recently restored after 48 years in storage
£10,000 - £12,000
81962Singer Vogue MkII Saloon
Holbay cylinder head; twin carbs
No Reserve
1411938Standard Flying Nine Two-door Saloon
Lovely oily rag condition; runs and drives; a very original car
£6,500 - £7,000
841929Studebaker President Eight
One American family owned from new until 1976; fantastic 'oily rag' survivor; totally original; 5.5-litre straight-eight
£16,750 - £19,750
271952Sunbeam-Talbot 90 MkII Drophead Coupe
Thoroughly usable example; recent tyres; engine overhaul; MOT April 2017; rare model
£9,000 - £11,000
83c.1927Swift P-Type 2P Saloon
Owned for 40 years; full-on restoration project; good potential
No Reserve
651928Swift P-Type 3P Saloon
From a deceased estate; nice fabric-bodied VSCC eligible light car; very comfortable and cosy; transferable number
£4,000 - £5,000
421973Triumph 2.5Pi Saloon
Fast road spec Triumph saloon; alloys; tuned injection; subtle Q car, quick and rorty
£4,750 - £5,750
261953Triumph Mayflower
Recent new tyres and ignition service; great fun to use and improve; charming razor-edge styling
No Reserve
91974Triumph Stag Automatic
Owned 21 years; straightforward project; Rover V8 conversion in period; hard top; runs and drives but doesn't stop!
£2,000 - £3,000
201976Triumph Stag Automatic
One family owned from 1977 to 2015; good usable car; hard top; stainless exhaust; much recent expenditure
£5,500 - £7,500
511974Triumph Stag Manual Overdrive
Just two owners from new; period Stage 2 V6 Ford conversion; loads of history; a fine example
£8,000 - £10,000
721977Triumph Stag Manual Overdrive
Over £7,000 spent on restoration; hard top; very usable car
£8,000 - £10,000
611975Triumph TR6
Original UK car; overdrive; older body-off restoration and still very good throughout; hi-torque starter motor
£12,000 - £15,000
761974Triumph TR6
Restored 10 years ago and less than 5,000 miles since; many upgrades; overdrive; very smart indeed
£18,000 - £20,000
881973Triumph TR6
Highly original and rust-free car; overdrive; original UK car driven to the sale from Sweden
£12,000 - £14,000
931973Triumph TR6
Restored in 1998; less than 30,000 miles on rebuilt engine; recent quality repaint and rechromed bumpers etc
No Reserve
1071974Triumph TR6 Rally Car
Fully prepared TR6 rally weapon; MSA log book; huge spec; ready for action!
£15,000 - £17,000
971998TVR Chimaera
Under 21,500 miles from new; 4.5-litre version; ex-Japan; very smart example
£18,000 - £22,000
501960Vauxhall Cresta PA
For recommissioning after a period in storage; recent bare metal repaint; shabby chic Rockabilly cruiser; one of 39 left
No Reserve
471964Vauxhall Cresta PB
Luxury executive saloon fresh from an expensive restoration; lusty straight-six; manual transmission; one of only 5 left
£3,000 - £4,000
981968Volkswagen Beetle 1200
One owner from new; only 36,000 miles; LHD
£6,000 - £7,000
1091968Volkswagen Beetle 1300
One family owned for 42 years; well-restored Beetle in wonderful condition; rare in Ruby Red
£8,000 - £10,000
591972Volkswagen Beetle 1302 Karmann Cabriolet
Genuine RHD Karmann built Cabriolet; ready for immediate use; rare car
£5,500 - £6,500
901973Volkswagen Type 2 Devon Camper
Well-equipped example of the classic VW camper; upgraded seats and ‘holiday ready’
£8,000 - £10,000
1471972Volvo P1800 ES
WITHDRAWN UNTIL OUR SEPTEMBER SALE
£20,000 - £25,000
1221972Volvo P1800 ES Automatic
Only 68,700 miles indicated; well-maintained; in regular use until recently; drives nicely
£8,000 - £10,000
120c.1944Willys MB Jeep
From a deceased estate; for restoration after 35 years in storage; nice transferable number
No Reserve
2071969Yamaha L5T Trailmaster
Good condition; matching numbers; electric start; high and low gear ratios
No Reserve
208c.1976Yamaha TY175
Competition trials machine; ready to ride
No Reserve