Past Results - - 10th April

Bicester Classic & Vintage Cars and Motorcycles

Wednesday 10th April 2019

Auction Location: Bicester Heritage (OX26 5HA)

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If you are interested in any of the unsold lots please contact us as soon as possible on 01869 229222 or classiccars@brightwells.com

 

We are currently inviting vendors to consign their vehicles for future sales. Our team is spread across the UK and have a wide knowledge of all classic and vintage vehicles. Where necessary, we will arrange an appointment to advise on value and guide you through how to sell at auction.

For further information or to arrange a no obligation, free appraisal of your own vehicle, please contact Toby Service on 01869 229222 or email classiccars@brightwells.com.

To see larger photos of each vehicle, click on one of the options beneath the main photograph in the screen that pops up. You will then be able to view them on your screen or save them on to your computer. Please note that all chassis and engine numbers quoted are taken from the V5C unless otherwise stated.

To sort the catalogue by Lot Number, Year or Model, please click on the catalogue column headings. 

 

  1. Lot Number 18

    C. 1953 Albatross MK2 Supersports Runabout

    AMENDMENT: A desirable early Albatross, comprehensively restored by Ray Wright some years ago with very little use since. Complete with original overhauled trailer & boat cover

    Sale price: £4,930

  2. Lot Number 7

    1972 Alfa Romeo GT Junior

    Original RHD car recently imported from South Africa; uprated with Alfa 1750 GTV engine; recent expenditure on electrics

    Sale price: Not Sold

  3. Lot Number 28

    1995 Aston Martin DB7

    Only 48,000 miles indicated; few owners, the current for 15 years; cream leather with mulberry carpets and piping; private plate included

    Sale price: Not Sold

  4. Lot Number 6

    1934 Austin 10 Tourer

    A delightful four seat Austin tourer; rebuilt throughout with original bodywork and interior, full weather equipment and everything works, even the clock; great summer fun is assured

    Sale price: £12,320

  5. Lot Number 67

    1924 Austin 12/4 Tourer

    Early narrow-track 12/4 with factory body; freshly painted; CAV fittings; history from new; delightfully original Vintage tourer with much recent expenditure

    Sale price: Not Sold

  6. Lot Number 37

    1930 Austin 7 Ulster Replica

    WITHDRAWN UNTIL A LATER SALE

    Sale price: Withdrawn

  7. Lot Number 22

    1934 Austin 7 Ulster Replica

    WITHDRAWN

    Sale price: Withdrawn

  8. Lot Number 71

    1954 Austin Princess Limousine

    AMENDMENT; In very good order; recent full retrim; engine work undertaken with unleaded head; P100 lights

    Sale price: Not Sold

  9. Lot Number 65

    1959 Austin-Healey Frogeye Sprite MkI

    Believed low mileage; older quality restoration; original interior; 1275cc engine; tall diff; front discs and servo; a delight

    Sale price: Not Sold

  10. Lot Number 11

    1972 Autobianchi Giardiniera

    Unusual Autobianchi version of the Fiat Giardiniera; lovely overall condition with one UK owner; used regularly and ready for family fun!

    Sale price: Not Sold

  11. Lot Number 69

    1960 Bentley S2 Continental Flying Spur

    One of only 64 made in RHD; substantial history file from new; current owner 17 years; well maintained and in regular use; engine and gearbox rebuilt; recent bare metal repaint; lovely original interior; ready for continental cruising

    Sale price: Not Sold

  12. Lot Number 19

    2001 Bentley Arnage Red Label

    A great example with good history file of Bentley/Rolls-Royce specialist invoices; a brisk drive in luxury

    Sale price: Not Sold

  13. Lot Number 47

    1956 Berkeley SA322

    An important car; believed to be the oldest SA322 in the world; chassis number 10; restored in the 1990's; looks gorgeous and drives well

    Sale price: £7,840

  14. Lot Number 29

    1964 BMW 700 CS

    Extremely rare in RHD; imported from South Africa; sought after Sport model; the car that saved BMW and a legend in motorsport

    Sale price: Not Sold

  15. Lot Number 39

    1991 BMW 850i Coupe

    Only 58,800 miles indicated and in sparkling condition throughout; imported from Hong Kong in 2004 and just two UK owners since, the current for 14 years; last serviced 500 miles ago; a cracking example of this fast-appreciating model

    Sale price: £15,120

  16. Lot Number 51

    1994 BMW R1100RS (SE)

    An exciting bike with celebrity first owner; BMW panniers and trickle charger included; well maintained

    Sale price: £1,680

  17. Lot Number 32

    1999 BMW Z3M Coupe

    Stunning example of this Bavarian hot rod; one of only 984 made in RHD; Estoril Blue with blue and black leather; full history from new; all MOTs and 15 stamps in service book; 73,350 miles; excellent condition throughout with fresh MOT; none better!

    Sale price: Not Sold

  18. Lot Number 82

    2014 Brian James Race Transporter 6 Tilt bed

    Comprehensively equipped Race Shuttle; tilt bed; tri-axle; 3500KG gross weight; lots of extras; light, careful use

    Sale price: £10,360

  19. Lot Number 73

    1948 Bristol 400

    Excellent example of a sporting Bristol; exported to Italy in the 1950's; recent professional interior re-trim with premium leather; drive & enjoy

    Sale price: £39,200

  20. Lot Number 75

    1924 BSA Model L

    Stunning example; in exceptional, restored condition and ready to go; described in the day as "For the sporting solo rider who asks for a 'go anywhere' mount", how accurate!

    Sale price: £8,960

  21. Lot Number 48

    1970 Buick Riviera

    WITHDRAWN

    Sale price: Withdrawn

  22. Lot Number 14

    1939 Buick Viceroy Straight 8

    A superb RHD example of this American Classic; older restoration with bare metal respray, engine rebuild and interior retrim; a classy head turning vehicle

    Sale price: Not Sold

  23. Lot Number 35

    2001 Cannondale 440X

    Number 50 of 100 made; totally original and less than 30 hours use; sparkling

    Sale price: Not Sold

  24. Lot Number 21

    1970 DKW 125 MX

    As brand new; from a museum collection in Washington USA

    Sale price: £2,580

  25. Lot Number 68

    1999 Ferrari 456M GTA

    Only 34,000 miles; face-lift 'Modificata' automatic; £12,000 mechanical overhaul in 2016 plus installation of parking sensors and new Bilstein rear shocks in 2018; unique 'F456GTA' registration and fitted luggage included

    Sale price: £51,520

  26. Lot Number 16

    1954 Fiat 500C Topolino

    A delightful car in great order liberated from it's previous life in Verona; refurbished interior and roof, back window; a fun drive

    Sale price: Not Sold

  27. Lot Number 17

    1961 Fiat 600D Multipla

    Charming and rare; tiny six-seater people mover; ideal for the marina at Monaco (or Brighton!); fresh restoration requiring minimal finishing to be perfect

    Sale price: Not Sold

  28. Lot Number 70

    1987 Ford Capri 280 Brooklands

    Very collectible and sought after Brooklands model Capri. Burbling V6 engine, less than 76k miles, number 307 of 1,038 made with only 469 UK survivors; unleaded conversion;

    Sale price: £17,920

  29. Lot Number 45

    1932 Ford Model AA truck

    A totally rebuilt truck; original engine, upgraded to make more usable; original cab with new load body; a great truck to take to events

    Sale price: Not Sold

  30. Lot Number 72

    1954 Ford Zephyr Zodiac Mk 1

    Six cylinder Ford from the early 50's; imported from Australia and refurbished in the UK including a complete respray; original interior ; 50's revival weekend here we come

    Sale price: £9,744

  31. Lot Number 4

    1953 Griffon 55T

    A matching number French bike; 125cc with hand change; new tyres and re-spoked wheels; not currently running but has compression, so with light recommissioning a tour de force

    Sale price: Not Sold

  32. Lot Number 25

    1991 Honda NSX

    Only 25,500 miles; MkI NSX in JDM spec imported by Honda main dealer in 2015 as showroom exhibit; one private owner since; automatic with PAS; RSR stainless exhaust and Enkei alloy wheels - superb in all respects

    Sale price: Not Sold

  33. Lot Number 63

    1952 Hotchkiss Gregoire

    One of only 247 made and c.70 surviving; ex-Belgian museum collection; highly original; low mileage; excellent running order; cast aluminium chassis; front-wheel drive; magazine featured; French eccentricity at its brilliant best!

    Sale price: £19,600

  34. Lot Number 80

    1961 Jaguar E-Type S1 3.8 'Flat Floor' Roadster

    For restoration; runs and drives; very sound; LHD German import; Heritage Certificate; deeply desirable early E-Type with lots of potential!

    Sale price: £64,960

  35. Lot Number 49

    1973 Jaguar E-Type S3 V12 Roadster

    A lovely genuine low mileage original car with matching numbers; many thousands spent on maintenance throughout it's life; electronic ignition upgrade; ready to go and enjoy this summer

    Sale price: £76,160

  36. Lot Number 43

    1976 Jaguar XJC 4.2 MOD

    AMENDMENT; A very rare manual XJC; only 2 previous owners; 37,500 miles overall; just 50 miles since 1995; a unique opportunity

    Sale price: Not Sold

  37. Lot Number 79

    1953 Jaguar XK 120 SE

    AMENDMENT: Desirable SE spec XK; Heritage Certificate; new 5-speed gearbox conversion; original box included in the sale; documented restoration

    Sale price: Not Sold

  38. Lot Number 61

    1999 Jaguar XK8 Convertible

    AMENDMENT; One owner low mileage 4.0 V8 X100 series car in super condition with comprehensive main dealer service history

    Sale price: £11,425

  39. Lot Number 23

    2000 Jaguar XKR Convertible

    Current owner 15 years; two previous keepers; 89,000 miles indicated; fourteen service stamps; great opportunity for Jaguar ownership

    Sale price: £6,500

  40. Lot Number 26

    1964 Jensen CV8 Mk2

    Comprehensively restored and uprated; 8.2-litre with 440 stroker kit; Edelbrock heads; h/d transmission; Connolly trim; a gorgeous car that really goes!

    Sale price: £41,440

  41. Lot Number 77

    1954 Lancia Appia 1st Series Berlina

    A very smart and original example; recent expenditure at Thornley Kelham; interesting history; this 'baby' Aurelia is a delight

    Sale price: £7,840

  42. Lot Number 76

    C. 1935 Lancia Belna

    A lovely French-built version of the Augusta; all your pre-war motoring problems solved - warm, dry with decent performance; older quality restoration

    Sale price: Not Sold

  43. Lot Number 38

    1970 Lancia Flavia 2000 Coupe

    Original right-hand drive; rust-free South African import; only 58,300 miles indicated; the thinking man's Alfa Romeo

    Sale price: £8,960

  44. Lot Number 30

    1930 Lancia Lambda

    Interesting French-built special; well-known in Lambda circles as RIVA 1; 3rd series engine; weather equipped and very presentable

    Sale price: £38,080

  45. Lot Number 78

    1924 Lancia Lambda 'Julian Jane Special'

    AMENDMENT; Historically significant Lancia; Goodwood history; Lycett Trophy winner; a much 'storied' car with International repute; rapid and eligible for a host of events; running and driving

    Sale price: £112,000

  46. Lot Number 50

    C. 1950 Land Rover Series 1 80" petrol

    Recently restored early 80" ; complete body off rebuild with parts upgraded & replaced where necessary; comes with new Exmoor Trim canvas hood

    Sale price: Not Sold

  47. Lot Number 10

    1990 Lotus Esprit Turbo

    Less than 52,000 miles; a great example with an attractive colour combination

    Sale price: Not Sold

  48. Lot Number 42

    1996 Lotus Esprit V8 Turbo

    An immaculate car with comprehensive history and supporting documents; featured in Classic & Sports Car magazine; low mileage; find a better one!

    Sale price: Not Sold

  49. Lot Number 24

    1972 Lotus Europa

    Upgraded and improved with 200hp 2-litre Zetec engine; Spyder chassis; 5 speed gearbox; everything either upgraded or refurbished; ready for some serious high speed fun!

    Sale price: Not Sold

  50. Lot Number 46

    1990 Lotus Excel

    Great example of an up & coming modern classic, the Excel 2.2; nicely presented throughout

    Sale price: £5,265

  51. Lot Number 54

    1989 Mercedes-Benz 190E Cosworth

    *MODERN CLASSIC* The one everyone wants, dog-leg manual 2.5 Cosworth edition with half MB sports checker interior and wide 15-hole light alloy wheels; recent restorative works undertaken after years in storage

    Sale price: £11,760

  52. Lot Number 59

    1972 Mercedes-Benz 280S (W108)

    Freshly recommissioned to a high standard; engine replaced by Mercedes in 1991; new paint and interior retrimmed; lots of new parts; plenty of history; gorgeous condition

    Sale price: £13,440

  53. Lot Number 55

    1985 Mercedes-Benz 280SL (R107)

    Smart and desirable SL in dark blue with white leather; new soft top; fresh service in December 2018; includes hard top stand; ready to be enjoyed

    Sale price: Not Sold

  54. Lot Number 15

    1992 Mercedes-Benz G-Wagen G300 3.0D

    Not many SWB manual versions of these respected all-terrain vehicles; comprehensive file of service records; all repairs and maintenance carried out by MB specialists

    Sale price: £13,440

  55. Lot Number 57

    1957 MG Magnette ZB Varitone

    Comprehensive history from new; two-tone maroon and cream body; well maintained with original working period radio

    Sale price: £9,185

  56. Lot Number 74

    1948 MG TC

    AMENDMENT; Sturdy and smart; nice example with little history but lots of character; needs nothing and ready to go

    Sale price: £18,370

  57. Lot Number 34

    1975 MGB GT

    Smart GT with Sebring body; fresh 2 litre Zetec engine on Dellortos with 5 speed gearbox; built for road and track by race engineer; great attention to detail and needs nothing.

    Sale price: £9,850

  58. Lot Number 9

    1969 MGB GT

    Desirable early MkII chrome bumper car; older restoration in lovely order; overdrive; Webasto; servo brakes; wires; attractive and usable

    Sale price: Not Sold

  59. Lot Number 27

    1968 MGC GT

    Lovely older restoration; only 3 owners and 64k miles; gorgeous Riviera Blue body with black leather; a real head turner

    Sale price: £17,920

  60. Lot Number 64

    1968 MGC GT Downton 45

    AMENDMENT; One of just a handful of Downton Engineering factory cars; the jewell of any serious MG collection; the fastest of all MG's of the classic era

    Sale price: Not Sold

  61. Lot Number 1

    1995 Mini Cooper 1.3i

    11,500 miles from new & only one registered owner, this being Harold Musgrove the former chairman of Austin Rover; prepared for him by the Special Product Division before delivery

    Sale price: £9,410

  62. Lot Number 53

    1969 Mini Morris Traveller Auto

    A beautifully presented older restoration with photographic record; rare car being automatic; scrupulously maintained; perfect for those family picnics this summer

    Sale price: £9,520

  63. Lot Number 81

    1967 Morris Minor Convertible

    WITHDRAWN

    Sale price: Withdrawn

  64. Lot Number 40

    1928 Pontiac Two Door Saloon

    Very good and usable vintage saloon; lusty 3.0 straight-six; VSCC buff form; even has a good heater!

    Sale price: £5,040

  65. Lot Number 62

    1981 Porsche 911 SC

    Stunning car with just two American owners and 57,200 miles from new; recent major service; highly original; one of the best we have seen

    Sale price: Not Sold

  66. Lot Number 8

    2000 Porsche Boxster

    *MODERN CLASSIC* Superb 986 Boxster with the popular 2.7 flat-six motor; full Savannah leather interior feat. electric seats and only 60,700 miles backed up by 13 service stamps

    Sale price: £6,275

  67. Lot Number 83

    2014 PRG Prosporter Trailer XW

    A superbly equipped trailer; 19ft bed length; gross weight 3500kg; Winterhoff safety coupling and shock absorbers; a £30,000 trailer with huge specification and extras list

    Sale price: £16,240

  68. Lot Number 41

    1994 Range Rover Vogue SE A

    AMENDMENT; Sharp-suited Vogue; sensible mileage in lovely order; lots of history; super interior; regularly on show at Bicester Heritage events

    Sale price: £7,280

  69. Lot Number 13

    1965 Reliant Scimitar GT SE4

    Straight Six powered early GT with wire wheels & overdrive gearbox ; recent respray along with brakes & axle overhaul ; the engine is being rebuilt & should be back in the car by sale time ; will need work to finish

    Sale price: £6,050

  70. Lot Number 33

    1981 Reliant Scimitar GTC

    The original show car GTC with chassis No.1; only two owners, the current since 1985; hard top included; 5-speed manual; well documented history

    Sale price: £8,960

  71. Lot Number 2

    1977 Reliant Scimitar GTE SE6a

    Manual overdrive; PAS; many performance upgrades including RS spec unleaded engine with Piper cam, gas flowed head and tubular manifolds; AVO coilover suspension; cherry bombs; new Yokohama tyres; large history file; quick, cool, practical!

    Sale price: £5,150

  72. Lot Number 20

    1970 Sachs 125 Enduro

    As new; from a museum collection in Washington WA, USA

    Sale price: £2,580

  73. Lot Number 56

    1967 Singer Chamois Coupe

    Charming unmolested example of the upmarket Singer version of the Imp; goes and stops well; lots of work completed including sills and paint; a really nice example.

    Sale price: £5,825

  74. Lot Number 60

    1930 Singer Junior

    An attractive and practical car; magazine featured; ready to enjoy

    Sale price: £6,160

  75. Lot Number 66

    C. 1958 Tornado Typhoon

    Rescued from the roof of The Motorist Motel & Restaurant; extremely rare example of a 50's Ford based special; lovingly restored and in great condition; raring to go!

    Sale price: Not Sold

  76. Lot Number 52

    1971 Triumph 100C Trophy 500

    WITHDRAWN

    Sale price: Withdrawn

  77. Lot Number 58

    1967 Triumph 100R Tiger 100

    AMENDMENT; A rare classic Triumph bike from a museum collection; matching numbers and very low 1,492 miles on this bike; in splendid order

    Sale price: Not Sold

  78. Lot Number 31

    1969 Triumph Herald

    Low mileage 3 owner Herald; present owner since 1988; heavily under sealed from new; Bell stainless exhaust; a very usable classic

    Sale price: £5,040

  79. Lot Number 3

    1972 Triumph Stag

    AMENDMENT; Fully rebuilt example; manual with O/D, 3.5 Rover V8 power with Edelbrock heads, wire-wheels and quite the best exhaust note of any Stag yet!

    Sale price: £8,740

  80. Lot Number 36

    1973 Triumph T140V Bonneville 750cc

    Classic British motorcycle; matching numbers example; 750cc 5 speed gearbox; exported to USA in August 1973 and recently returned; very tidy, running; V5C issued; MOT Jan 2020;

    Sale price: £4,480

  81. Lot Number 12

    1972 Volkswagen Beach Buggy

    Stunning VW Beach Buggy based on a 1972 Beetle; Professionally built by marque experts Flatlands Engineering in 2008 for the current owner; using a brand new twin port engine from VW Brazil; 4 seats; immaculate; Mot Mar'20; hardly used; huge fun !

    Sale price: £14,000

  82. Lot Number 44

    1972 Volkswagen T2 Camper

    Fully restored about 10 years ago and sparingly used since; rebuilt 1,640cc engine; award-winning interior; current owner 15 years; very sound; very purple!

    Sale price: £11,200

  83. Lot Number 5

    1983 Yamaha XS 750

    Brought back from USA in 2018 and re-commissioned; MOT to Feb 2020 with no advisories

    Sale price: Not Sold