Bicester Past Results 5th April 2017

Bicester Classic & Vintage Cars and Motorcycles

Bicester Heritage, Buckingham Road, Bicester, OXON OX26 5HA

All the prices below are subject to a Buyers Premium of 10% (plus VAT) added to the price. 

Some vehicles are marked as Not Sold and will be available to purchase.

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  1. Lot Number 54

    1924 AC Royal with Dickey

    Ex-Yorkshire Car Collection; well presented and beautifully proportioned with nice details; rebuilt engine; VSCC Light Car and Edwardian eligible; believed one of fewer than 50 surviving

    Sale price: £14,000

  2. Lot Number 58

    1924 Aster 18/50 Coupe with Dickey

    Very rare high quality Vintage coupe; one of only two known to survive; beautifully appointed; well-known VSCC car in regular use; driven to the sale; five-page feature in the Automobile magazine

    Sale price: £26,000

  3. Lot Number 52

    1955 Aston Martin DB 2/4

    Well-cared-for car in regular use; rebuilt 3-litre engine; fresh interior; new wiring; lots of bills; stainless exhaust; just two owners since 1998

    Sale price: Not Sold

  4. Lot Number 4

    1957 Austin A35 Four-door Saloon

    Just 36,000 miles and three previous owners from new; super original condition, even down to the paint; known history; huge file of bills including original bill of sale

    Sale price: £4,200

  5. Lot Number 30

    1957 Austin A35 Two-door Saloon

    A really beautiful car in stunning condition throughout; four owners; stainless steel exhaust

    Sale price: £8,000

  6. Lot Number 3

    1960 Austin A40 Mk1 Countryman

    A delightful example with the rare hatchback; well known to the register; fresh MOT; featured in several books on the marque

    Sale price: £5,700

  7. Lot Number 46

    1928 Austin Seven Fabric Saloon

    Show-winning fabric saloon; only 1,550 miles since full restoration; rebuilt wheels and new tyres; a lovely baby Austin

    Sale price: £8,800

  8. Lot Number 55

    1930 Austin Seven Van

    WITHDRAWN

    Sale price: Not Sold

  9. Lot Number 25

    1978 Austin Taxi FX4

    The iconic black cab; original and unrestored; now very rare to find in this condition; magazine featured; your opportunity for a life in film work...

    Sale price: Not Sold

  10. Lot Number 51

    1934 Bentley 3.5 Park Ward Saloon

    From a deceased estate; owned since 1989; ex-Lord Stalbridge; only 3,250 miles since full engine rebuild; always in regular use; large history file

    Sale price: £43,000

  11. Lot Number 62

    2005 Bentley Continental Flying Spur

    From a deceased estate; just two owners and 62,000 miles from new with excellent service history; 552bhp and 480lb/ft; permanent four-wheel drive; solar panel sunroof; the world's fastest four-door saloon

    Sale price: £22,000

  12. Lot Number 56

    1955 Bentley R-Type Automatic

    Current owner for 24 years; only 20,000 miles on rebuilt engine; electronic ignition; older restoration and respray; lovely original interior; in regular use

    Sale price: Not Sold

  13. Lot Number 47

    1953 Bentley R-Type Manual

    AMENDMENT; Recently recommissioned after 30+ years in a private New Jersey collection; excellent mechanics; lovely interior; sunshine roof; stainless steel exhausts; new rear tyres

    Sale price: Not Sold

  14. Lot Number 19

    1972 Cannon Trials

    Period-correct trials car from 1972; Stirling Moss competition history; rare aluminium Aquaplane head; highly original; interesting restoration project

    Sale price: £6,700

  15. Lot Number 8

    1976 Citroen 2CV AK400 Van

    AMENDMENT; French import; full-fat 602cc version; fresh MOT and NOVA number

    Sale price: £1,600

  16. Lot Number 27

    1957 Citroen 2CV AZ

    A fully restored car; original (fully restored) chassis; featured on the club stand at the NEC Classic Car Show; magazine featured; a delight

    Sale price: £10,700

  17. Lot Number 28

    1973 Daimler DS420 Limousine

    An unusually sound example; well cared for and in regular use; rare to find in this condition

    Sale price: £7,800

  18. Lot Number 5

    1959 Daimler Ferret Mk 1/1

    WITHDRAWN

    Sale price: Withdrawn

  19. Lot Number 41

    1927 Delage DIS

    Colonial model with original coachwork by Phizakerley of Sydney; rebuilt dynastart; original instruments; excellent weather equipment; top quality Vintage motoring from stem to stern

    Sale price: £45,000

  20. Lot Number 16

    1969 Fiat Abarth 695 Esse-Esse Replica

    A delightful car with a huge specification; discs all-round; double wishbone suspension; just 530kms on fully rebuilt 776cc engine producing 44bhp; built regardless of expense

    Sale price: Not Sold

  21. Lot Number 17

    C. 1940 Flying Fortress B17 Radial Engine Coffee Table

    A 1,200hp Wright-Curtiss R1820 Cyclone as originally fitted to a WW2 B17; a real talking point and a thing of beauty

    Sale price: £4,200

  22. Lot Number 6

    1965 Ford Cortina MkI 1500GT

    WITHDRAWN

    Sale price: Not Sold

  23. Lot Number 20

    1928 Ford Model A Tudor

    Sound LHD 24hp two-door saloon; new interior: fresh vinyl top; would make a great family trials car

    Sale price: Not Sold

  24. Lot Number 24

    1928 Ford Model A Tudor

    UK supplied RHD 14.9hp Tudor; just two owners from new; older restoration; for recommissioning after a period in storage; just lovely

    Sale price: £12,300

  25. Lot Number 14

    1922 Ford Model T Van

    Very attractive and rare example; ideal advertisement or exhibition vehicle; in sound condition; engineer's report; ready for recommissioning

    Sale price: £9,500

  26. Lot Number 49

    1962 Ford Zephyr Six MkII Convertible

    Multiple concours winner; full convertible with power hood; overdrive; period Aquaplane triple-carb conversion plus other performance upgrades; the very best Ford could offer in stunning condition throughout

    Sale price: £23,250

  27. Lot Number 60

    1963 Glas Goggomobil TS250 Coupe

    Original UK supplied coupe; rare and gorgeous; in stunning condition

    Sale price: Not Sold

  28. Lot Number 36

    1939 Hotchkiss 686 Monte Carlo Decouvrable

    Fascinating late '30s Grand Routier in the finest tradition; RHD; wind-down hood; luxurious interior; powerful six-cylinder three-litre engine; Cotal gearbox; pre-war luxury personified

    Sale price: £40,000

  29. Lot Number 35

    1932 Hotchkiss AM73 Saloon

    Extremely elegant close-coupled four-door saloon; powerful six-cylinder engine; Marchal lights; RHD; part restored with most of the work completed; easy project

    Sale price: Not Sold

  30. Lot Number 63

    1971 Jaguar E-Type S3 V12 Coupe Automatic

    AMENDMENT; South African import; uprated Forward Engineering 5.7-litre V12; auto box; very solid car for light recommissioning; lots of potential

    Sale price: £39,000

  31. Lot Number 38

    1962 Jaguar MkII 2.4 MOD Saloon

    AMENDMENT; Lots of money spent; refreshed interior; glass-out respray in 2014; brake overhaul; manual with overdrive; in regular use and driven to the sale

    Sale price: Not Sold

  32. Lot Number 40

    1988 Jaguar XJ40 Sovereign 3.6 Automatic (Armoured)

    Ex-Saudi Royal Family; armour plated; only 8,100 kms (5,000 miles) from new; LHD; bullet-proof investment

    Sale price: Not Sold

  33. Lot Number 53

    1955 Jaguar XK140 SE FHC

    Ground up professional restoration; matching numbers; magazine featured; LHD; Special Equipment model

    Sale price: £50,000

  34. Lot Number 44

    1931 Lagonda 2-Litre Low Chassis Speed Model Saloon

    In the current ownership since 1961; last used in 2012; highly original car with matching numbers; well-maintained; lots of history; running well when last used

    Sale price: £37,500

  35. Lot Number 59

    1961 Lancia Flaminia Convertible by Touring

    A restored, low-mileage example; extremely rare factory hard-top; lovely colour scheme; matching numbers; one of only 847 made; documented photo restoration

    Sale price: Not Sold

  36. Lot Number 34

    1989 Lancia Thema 8.32

    Ferrari V8 engine; low mileage car; for recommissioning after a period in storage; very sound with lots of potential

    Sale price: £7,500

  37. Lot Number 43

    1925 Lea-Francis Type I

    One of only two known to survive from 298 made; meticulously maintained; Meadows 4EB engine; four-wheel brakes; ready to be used this season; good documented history and well known in the Lea-Francis Club; many spares included

    Sale price: £14,000

  38. Lot Number 21

    1970 Lotus Elan S4 SE DHC

    Well sorted car sitting on a Spyder chassis; lots of recent expenditure in the right areas; new hood and tonneau; a very usable car at a very realistic guide price

    Sale price: £17,800

  39. Lot Number 23

    2000 Maserati 3200GT Automatic

    Under 50,000 miles from new; three owners; recent cambelts and major service by Migliori; lots of history; sounds glorious; a true modern classic

    Sale price: £12,800

  40. Lot Number 61

    1989 Maserati Biturbo Spyder 2.8 Automatic

    A stunning example from long-term ownership; just 41,300 miles from new; lots of history; recently cared for by McGrath Maserati

    Sale price: £11,000

  41. Lot Number 50

    1932 McEvoy Special Model 60

    One of only c.60 made; coachbuilt Morris with 2+2 Jensen body; owned since 1962; ex-Mouldsworth Motor Museum; fully restored and in lovely order throughout; excellent weather equipment; good turn of speed and very pretty

    Sale price: £23,000

  42. Lot Number 31

    0 Mercedes-Benz SL60 AMG

    Ultra-rare AMG with handbuilt 6.0-litre V8 engine; cost over £130,000 new; 410bhp; Panoramic roof; service history; blue-chip modern classic

    Sale price: £24,200

  43. Lot Number 18

    1954 MG TF 1250

    Recent American import; weather equipment; much-loved example; can easily be converted to RHD if desired; UK registered and in regular use

    Sale price: £16,600

  44. Lot Number 39

    1960 MGA 1600 Roadster

    Just three owners from new, the last for 50 years; interesting first owner; original UK car; unleaded head; electronic ignition; weather equipment; original transferable number

    Sale price: £16,000

  45. Lot Number 22

    1960 Morgan Plus 4 Two-Seater

    Recent American import; TR4 engine; rebuilt Moss box; wire wheels; factory disc brakes; good weather equipment; UK registered

    Sale price: Not Sold

  46. Lot Number 26

    1968 Morris 1800S MkII Rally Car

    'New build' by BL Special Tuning; entrant into the 1970 World Cup Rally; huge history and highly original; on the button and freshly serviced

    Sale price: £23,500

  47. Lot Number 11

    1931 Plymouth Model 30-U Business Coupe

    From a private collection; period Hadees heater; hydraulic brakes; lovely condition throughout; handgun and holster included!

    Sale price: £13,000

  48. Lot Number 42

    1905 Riley 9hp V-Twin

    Believed to be the very first Riley production car made; one of three known to survive worldwide; outstanding condition throughout

    Sale price: £38,000

  49. Lot Number 7

    1980 Rolls-Royce Camargue

    AMENDMENT; Only 64,250 miles from new; five new tyres; a very smart example in period Mistletoe Green; just about the most expensive car money could buy

    Sale price: £29,000

  50. Lot Number 13

    1934 Rover Speed 14

    A most attractive early six-cylinder '30s sporting Rover; triple carburettors; lots of original features; little use over last few years; for light recommissioning

    Sale price: £12,200

  51. Lot Number 15

    C. 1957 Soviet surface-to-air rocket motor

    Museum quality Russian rocket engine on display stand; rare and fascinating Cold War relic; ideal man cave ornament

    Sale price: £1,550

  52. Lot Number 45

    1927 Sunbeam 25hp Tourer

    AMENDMENT; An impressive Vintage Sunbeam; lusty 3.6-litre engine; will be driven to the sale; extensive history from new; a quality machine from stem to stern

    Sale price: £40,800

  53. Lot Number 12

    0 Supermarine Spitfire MkIIa Model Aircraft

    Superb handmade model of Battle of Britain Spitfire P7350; one-third scale; detachable wings

    Sale price: £2,600

  54. Lot Number 2

    1975 Triumph Spitfire 1500

    Believed only 48,000 miles from new; overdrive; recent repaint and new clutch; factory hard top; soft top; full tonneau cover; stainless steel exhausts; Revotec cooling fan; Lumenition ignition etc

    Sale price: £6,500

  55. Lot Number 37

    1957 Triumph TR3

    Recent import; a restored matching numbers example; fresh black interior; heater; lightweight aluminium screen; new weather equipment

    Sale price: Not Sold

  56. Lot Number 32

    1960 Triumph TR3a

    AMENDMENT; Very pretty car; only 2,000 miles since ground-up rotisserie restoration; new wire wheels; overdrive; few owners

    Sale price: £25,500

  57. Lot Number 33

    1937 Triumph Vitesse Special

    Interesting special with pre-war Triumph Vitesse chassis and Duncan Drone body

    Sale price: Not Sold

  58. Lot Number 9

    1959 Vanden Plas Princess DM4 Limousine

    On the button and ready to go; well presented; from long term, caring ownership; luxury MPV alternative?

    Sale price: Not Sold

  59. Lot Number 57

    1923 Vauxhall OD 23-60 Kington Tourer

    Probably the best available; ground-up restoration of a well-known and highly original example; powerful 4-litre touring car; most impressive!

    Sale price: £65,000

  60. Lot Number 10

    1983 Volkswagen Golf GTi Mk1 'Berg Cup' Replica

    Eye-catching 'Berg Cup' replica; built in 2010; rebuilt and uprated Mk2 1.8 16v engine; under 100 miles in the last six years; featured in Performance VW; road legal

    Sale price: £8,200

  61. Lot Number 29

    1961 Volvo PV445 Pickup

    One of only c.160 made and perhaps three in the UK; period Grip Kaross conversion; a practical light commercial with appealing looks

    Sale price: £7,750

  62. Lot Number 1

    1966 Wolseley Hornet MkII

    Older restoration and bare-metal repaint with little use since; recent service and recommissioning; an attractive budget classic that's a little bit different

    Sale price: £5,000

  63. Lot Number 48

    1933 Wolseley Hornet Special Eustace Watkins International

    An extremely rare coach-built Hornet Special for restoration; complete car; engine turns; last used in 1969; a delightful and straightforward project

    Sale price: £13,500