6th September 2018

Modern Classic Cars and Motorcycles, Thursday 6th September

This sale has now ended

Full results can be found below

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Mileages, where quoted, are not guaranteed or warranted, unless confirmed by the auctioneer at the point of sale.

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 611325 or email modernclassics@brightwells.com.

Space in these sales is limited so please contact us early to avoid disappointment.

  1. Lot Number 43

    2003 Alfa Romeo 147 GTA

    UK supplied example boasting 247bhp from its 3,2 V6 driven through the front wheels; black leather interior, manual transmission and only 69,000 miles; service history and recent work including gearbox rebuild with Alfa specialist

    Sale price: £5,060

  2. Lot Number 51

    2006 Aston Martin Vantage

    Snorting 4.3 V8 exuding that quintessential British-ness we so love. desirable manual gearbox and last serviced February 2018 with 10 main dealer stamps + 1 specialist; lower pre-March 2006 road tax bracket; full grey leather interior - gorgeous!

    Sale price: Not Sold

  3. Lot Number 44

    1995 Bentley Turbo R

    Wonderful old-school opulence; tan hide with Wilton over-mats; walnut cappings; electric memory seats; cruise control; 6.75 V8 Garrett turbo; large history with 19 service stamps and careful enthusiast lady owner since 2003

    Sale price: £5,720

  4. Lot Number 32

    2003 Bentley Arnage T

    Beautiful two owner ex-Mike Bat of 'Wombles of Wimbledon' fame; 6.8T 450bhp Mulliner spec; embossed quilted hide; maintained by Phantom Motors with significant history inc. head gaskets at £9,000.

    Sale price: Not Sold

  5. Lot Number 59

    2002 BMW Alpina B3 Saloon

    Rare Alpina B3 3.3 straight-six; 5-speed automatic; No.570 of 591 built; full cream Alpina signature embossed leather piped blue; walnut trim; Harmon Kardon sound; HID lights, auto wipers; Alpina over mats

    Sale price: £5,500

  6. Lot Number 33

    2003 BMW M3 (E46)

    Always awesome, the BMW M3, here in cabriolet form with SMG paddle transmission; full ox-blood leather interior; CSL style alloy wheels and "M3" private plate - high revving 3.2 straight-six & 340bhp enough to blow the cobwebs, or comb-over astray!?

    Sale price: Not Sold

  7. Lot Number 61

    1999 BMW Z3 Roadster

    As first seen famously in Golden Eye, the original narrow body Z3 here in 1.9 manual form with only 41,185 miles by its four owners plus current lady owner; full leather with walnut trim & manual roof. 8 service stamps inc. PDI, last in March 2018

    Sale price: £2,640

  8. Lot Number 31

    2001 BMW Z3 Roadster

    Exceptional later wide-body rag-top with the lusty 2.2 straight six engine mated to manual transmission; heated ox-blood leather interior; brushed ali dash; attractive split-rim alloys; a three owner car from 12 year ownership with only 55,000 miles

    Sale price: Not Sold

  9. Lot Number 39

    2007 BMW Z4 Coupe

    Packing 265bhp this 3.0 SI version boasts manual transmission, heated sports seats, sports exhaust and wider BMW alloy wheels shod with Toyo Proxes looks and sounds the part; 6 stamps and recent service at 94,200 miles its ready to be enjoyed

    Sale price: Not Sold

  10. Lot Number 14

    2005 BMW Z4 Roadster

    AMENDMENT - Smart lady owned 2.0 four-pot Z4 with heated black leather interior; manual transmission and only 75,400 miles in the hands of its four owners, No History

    Sale price: £2,420

  11. Lot Number 49

    1993 Chevrolet Corvette C4 Targa Top

    Only 69,800 miles indicated; 300bhp 5.7 V8 with 4-speed overdrive auto transmission; removable targa roof; Delco/Bose sound system; supplied new to Japan and imported to UK in 2008; very good order throughout

    Sale price: £6,600

  12. Lot Number 58

    2002 Chevrolet MonteCarlo

    Extremely rare and sleek coupe; Uk supplied from new, Canadian built LHD with a smooth but torquey 3.4 V6; four seat capacity with auto transmission. USA plate to remain with the car; Only 57,300 km

    Sale price: Not Sold

  13. Lot Number 26

    1996 Daimler Double Six

    Rare long wheel base 6.0 V12 auto with twin electric heated rear seats, rear blind, electric heated front seats, sunroof, special order aqua marine green coachwork and XJR alloy wheels; only 79,600 miles

    Sale price: Not Sold

  14. Lot Number 52

    1999 Daimler Super V8 LWB

    Exquisitely appointed super-charged Gentleman's club on wheels. Only 65,900 miles with 17 service stamps on its 370bhp 4.0 V8. High spec featuring lambswool rugs, rear parking sensors; walnut picnic tables; heated rear seats; sunroof

    Sale price: £7,700

  15. Lot Number 13

    1997 Fiat Barchetta

    Cracking three owner UK spec 1750cc Barchetta, LHD as they all are; full black leather with quick, simple to erect/fold away hood that's seen regular use - great little cars. Trip to Brittany anyone?

    Sale price: £2,640

  16. Lot Number 23

    1989 Fiat X1/9 Gran Finale

    Spanking and striking in terms of condition and design; here in Gran Finale form and thought to be original throughout with only 77,000 miles; period Janspeed exhaust and OZ Route alloys; recent remedial works to clutch and brakes, new battery fitted

    Sale price: Not Sold

  17. Lot Number 22

    2003 Ford Falcon GT-P

    Aussie brute with an epic soundtrack courtesy of its 5.4 V8 reputed to pump out 435bhp in GT-P spec; 5-speed manual; big bucket seats; carbon bonnet; Sports exhaust; uprated racing clutch fitted; 156,000km (96k miles) on this rare & cool super-saloon

    Sale price: Not Sold

  18. Lot Number 57

    2000 Ford Racing Puma

    WITHDRAWN, possibly until a later date

    Sale price: Withdrawn

  19. Lot Number 38

    2000 Grinnall Scorpion

    Wacky three wheel, two seat fun with an appealing power/weight ratio equaling a big grin! Only 6,740 miles on its 1,100cc engine; three Grinnall Stamps in Service Record

    Sale price: £5,225

  20. Lot Number 17

    1989 Honda CRX

    Globe-hopping U.S spec LHD bundle of fun; this CRX travelled the world with its U.S owner before residing in the UK; striking Barbados yellow, strict 2-seat edition with lockable rear storage; sun roof; AC; manual transmission - a rare retro keeper!

    Sale price: £2,200

  21. Lot Number 8

    1994 Jaguar 3.2 S (XJ40)

    Run-out 3.2S edition with only 12,250 miles in the hands of its father & son ownership since new;rare five speed manual transmission with cream hide, burgundy carpets and red maple wood interior - a real collectors piece of Jaguar heritage

    Sale price: £4,620

  22. Lot Number 1

    2000 Jaguar S-Type 4.0 V8

    A very clean three owner car with just 67,600 miles on the clock; MOT until August 2019; stamped service book; eight old MOTs; smooth running big bruiser offered at No Reserve

    Sale price: £950

  23. Lot Number 27

    2001 Jaguar XJ8 Sovereign LWB

    Stunning V8 long wheelbase Sovereign; originally chauffeur driven til bought in 2004; ivory leather heated memory seats; electric rear adjustable seat; electric sunroof; sat nav; good history with 8 service stamps to back up its 89,000 gentle miles

    Sale price: Not Sold

  24. Lot Number 18

    1989 Jaguar XJR-S

    Limited edition 5.3 V12 with full TWR body kit and factory lowered suspension from 22 year ownership; considerable history including 22 service stamps to warrant its 94,800 miles

    Sale price: Not Sold

  25. Lot Number 48

    2008 Jaguar XK (X150)

    Sleek two-owner XK 4.2 coupe with impeccable service history; reconditioned gearbox and recent new tyres; full black leather interior; six speed auto with paddles and Sport mode; touch screen infotainment; private plate to remain with the car

    Sale price: Not Sold

  26. Lot Number 56

    2004 Jaguar XK8 (X100)

    Dashing four owner 4.2 face-lift coupe wearing the full 'R-line' cosmetic pack with 20" BBS, XKR badging & bonnet vents; replacement V8 at £2,480 in Dec-15 at 76k; good order throughout. In storage for the last 6 months; only 77,200 miles

    Sale price: Not Sold

  27. Lot Number 9

    1998 Jaguar XK8 (X100)

    Tidy, earlier coupe with the powerful yet refined 4.0 V8; fresh from 3 years in storage with a new battery and alternator; usual high spec featuring electric heated seats; swathes of leather and walnut; original 7-spoke alloy wheels

    Sale price: £2,640

  28. Lot Number 37

    1999 Jaguar XKR Convertible

    Desirable supercharged XKR with only 2 owners; 92,000 miles; service book with 13 stamps plus bills; gearbox rebuilt in 2010; private plate; a nice example

    Sale price: Not Sold

  29. Lot Number 63

    1997 Jeep Wrangler 2.5


    Sale price: Withdrawn

  30. Lot Number 12

    2001 Land Rover Defender 90 Tomb Raider

    Rare and highly collectable Tomb Raider edition celebrating Lara Croft's action blockbuster; Recent refurbished turbo and roof-rack; winch; remapped for improved performance; 113,500 miles

    Sale price: £14,300

  31. Lot Number 36

    1990 Lotus Elan SE Turbo (M100)

    Cool 162bhp Elan SE Turbo that's had money lavished upon it including a full body restoration, new hood, suspension components, leather interior, clutch, turbo, manifold etc since when its covered only 500 miles

    Sale price: £4,100

  32. Lot Number 47

    2004 Maserati 4200GT Cambiocorsa

    High revving Ferrari derived engine developing 380bhp; F1 paddle operated transmission; 45,230 miles only in good order - scratch that itch!

    Sale price: £10,250

  33. Lot Number 24

    1984 Mercedes-Benz 200 (W123)

    Lovely W123 from 30-year ownership with excellent history; sunroof and manual transmission; considerable history file including diary of expenditure

    Sale price: £2,145

  34. Lot Number 62

    1985 Mercedes-Benz 230E (W123)

    Last owner 23 years; tidy W123 with the more potent 2.3-litre four-cylinder; automatic transmission

    Sale price: Not Sold

  35. Lot Number 28

    1983 Mercedes-Benz 280E (W123)

    Lovely old Merc from 27 year father & son ownership; wood trim; electric windows; non-sunroof model; central locking; original first aid kit with only 93,000 miles - a real gem!

    Sale price: £5,940

  36. Lot Number 7

    1989 Mercedes-Benz 300 SE

    Widely considered as one of the best engineered cars in the world, the W126 S-class. Here in later 300SE 3.0 straight-six form; with sunroof; full grey leather; electric steering column; cruise and 4-speed auto with an impressive 26 service stamps

    Sale price: Not Sold

  37. Lot Number 21

    1993 Mercedes-Benz 300SL (R129)

    Highly unusual to be found in white with grey leather; badged as a 500SL although its the 3.0 straight six; smart and very usable example with only 93,000 miles from 6 year ownership

    Sale price: £3,400

  38. Lot Number 4

    1991 Mercedes-Benz 300SL (R129)

    Early 5-owner car in astounding condition; factory hard-top and black electric mohair hood with clear rear screen; Orion grey hide; electric heated memory seats; A/C; considerable history to back up its modest 79,000miles

    Sale price: Not Sold

  39. Lot Number 46

    1990 Mercedes-Benz 300SL (R129)

    One of the nicest we've seen; lady owner for 21 years until 2016; fastidiously maintained then and now; factory hard-top with stand & cover; documented speedo change at 85,543, now reading 11,352 - a super example of an earlier R129 straight-six SL

    Sale price: Not Sold

  40. Lot Number 19

    1983 Mercedes-Benz 500SL (R107)

    One of the hottest current investments trending; gorgeous 107 with the big lazy 5.0 V8; automatic; factory hard-top; recent new hood; in storage for the last 5 years

    Sale price: £13,750

  41. Lot Number 42

    2004 Mercedes-Benz C55 AMG

    Exceptionally rare, 1 of only 55 subtle C55 AMG estates built - packing a whopping 367bhp 5.4 V8 to propel family and dog! Face-lift edition; auto/tiptronic+paddle trans; Comand; cruise; Bi-xenons; heated seats; excellent history with 9 MB stamps

    Sale price: £6,930

  42. Lot Number 3

    2002 Mercedes-Benz CL500 (C215)

    WITHDRAWN, possibly until a later date

    Sale price: Withdrawn

  43. Lot Number 34

    1997 Mercedes-Benz CL600 (C140)

    AMMENDMENT - The Daddy of the late 90's Mercedes range; featuring a 6.0 V12 offering 394bhp and fully loaded spec- PDC; soft-close; double glazing; electric everything and automatic transmission; scope for cosmetic improvement with only 93k

    Sale price: Not Sold

  44. Lot Number 11

    2003 Mercedes-Benz CLK320 Cabriolet

    Superb 28,400 mile face-lift W203 in sporting Avantgarde spec featuring AMG bodykit & wheels; Comand nav; electric heated memory seats; parktronic; headlamp wash; Bluetooth Parrot; a fine low mileage example

    Sale price: Not Sold

  45. Lot Number 55

    2000 Mercedes-Benz SL280 (R129)

    Late R129 fitted with 2.8 V6 and desirable Panoramic roof; electric seats; cruise; walnut trim; wind deflector and only 82,327 miles - a sure investment

    Sale price: Not Sold

  46. Lot Number 50

    1996 Mercedes-Benz SL600 (R129)

    Ultra rare 1 of 50 UK supplied V12 Convertible Bahnstormers! 85,000 miles with full service history; Orthopedic seats; 389hp and 420lb/ft of luxurious fun!

    Sale price: Not Sold

  47. Lot Number 16

    2002 Mercedes-Benz SLK320 SE (R170)

    Rare Special Edition SLK with the pokey 3.2 V6 engine; automatic transmission; full heated black leather; brushed ali dash and only 66,000 miles with comprehensive service history

    Sale price: £4,400

  48. Lot Number 5

    1988 Mini Mayfair

    Freshly rebuilt 1275cc engine inc. new rings, main & big end bearings, timing change, clutch, exhaust, carb & calipers along with fully adj. suspension, sports exhaust - the works. Ideal for the Mini enthusiast!

    Sale price: Not Sold

  49. Lot Number 45

    1998 Porsche 911 Carrera 2 (996)

    First of the "new" water-cooled 3.4 flat-6 generation 996s in two-wheel drive Tiptronic/auto C2 form in standard unmodified condition; 107.500 miles with a good history from its five former keepers - an appreciating Modern Classic

    Sale price: £8,000

  50. Lot Number 54

    2008 Porsche 911 Carrera 2S (997)

    Gen II series 997 face-lift without the IMS issues; here in powerful 3.8 litre 'S' form developing 385bhp; PDK (auto/tiptronic) with Sports Chrono pack; navigation; BOSE; Only 73,000 miles

    Sale price: Not Sold

  51. Lot Number 35

    2005 Porsche 911 Carrera 2S (997)

    Glorious 997 3.8 C2S manual with only 75,000 miles featuring PASM, Sports Chrono; Navigation; £13,000 engine rebuild & IMS upgrade; refurbished wheels with correct N-rated Pirelli tyres; concise history with service by Porscha Works in July-18

    Sale price: Not Sold

  52. Lot Number 20

    1989 Porsche 928 S4

    90's bruiser packing the thumping 320bhp 5.0 V8 and automatic transmission finished in Velvet red metallic with Ivory Sports seats; cool '928S' plate to remain; only 89,000 miles with a partial history

    Sale price: Not Sold

  53. Lot Number 2

    1997 Range Rover 4.6 HSE (P38)

    5 owner 4.6 V8 HSE offering the ability to "ford every stream and climb every mountain etc"; retro-fitted with conventional coil suspension; usual high spec full grey leather piped dark grey; sunroof; electric heated seats; walnut - 99,600 miles only

    Sale price: £1,350

  54. Lot Number 29

    2001 Range Rover 4.6 Vogue (P38)

    Tidy three owner late 4.6 in Dark Green with cream leather piped dark green with dark green carpets; walnut; new black headlining; electric heated memory seats; sunroof; automatic - a rare and appreciating Modern Classic four wheel drive

    Sale price: £2,200

  55. Lot Number 60

    1993 Range Rover Classic LSE

    The subject of significant spend - £7,820 for Overfinch 4.6 conversion at 90k miles inc. steering & suspension; £1,900 for photographic restoration of floor & sills in 2016. A great and powerful example that's had money lavished upon it

    Sale price: Not Sold

  56. Lot Number 41

    2002 Range Rover Vogue SE (P38)

    1 of 300 run-out edition 4.6 V8 Vogue SE P38's; Beluga with black piano wood; cream leather electric heated memory seats piped black; sunroof; navigation; working air suspension; Harmon Kardon; boot mounted DSP Amp; 2nd of wheels inc.

    Sale price: £3,630

  57. Lot Number 40

    2002 Renault Avantime

    Quirky French "Crossover" car in fully loaded Privilege spec; 3.0 V6 auto/tip; 4-owners & 51,500 miles; recent £900 service; twin panoramic sunroofs; nav; A/C; 1 of 452 UK market cars; "a sure-fire classic" according to the Nov-17 issue of C&SC mag!

    Sale price: £4,840

  58. Lot Number 15

    1982 Rolls-Royce Silver Spirit

    AMMENDMENT Lovely old Spirit I with a new Everflex vinyl roof, oodles of plush leather and walnut that drips with an old-school kind of class and sophistication incomparable for this money. Picnic hamper in the boot!

    Sale price: Not Sold

  59. Lot Number 10

    2006 Rover 75 Connoisseur SE V8

    Discreet Q-car with a cult following; 4.6 Mustang engine and automatic transmission; One owner from new who's covered only 70,600 miles backed up by 18 service stamps

    Sale price: Not Sold

  60. Lot Number 53

    1994 Subaru SVX

    Cool UK spec supplied 5-owner SVX with full black leather; heated electric seats; sunroof; only 800 miles since 2010 & recently re-commissioned (inc. brake overhaul); this 3.3 litre flat-6 all-wheel drive coupe has covered only 74,200 miles

    Sale price: Not Sold

  61. Lot Number 30

    1988 Volkswagen Caravelle Camper GL112

    A fantastic, fully restored truck with over £13,000 spent including full body renovation & re-spray; new VW heritage 2.1 110bhp petrol engine; superb, modern interior; new, unused awning; Only 1,000 miles covered in the last 7 years

    Sale price: £12,650

  62. Lot Number 6

    1996 Volkswagen Corrado VR6

    Cool 90's retro coupe packing the pokey "full fat" 2.9 VR6; ex-demo example with only 1 lady owner since; 113,600 miles with heated leather interior; refurbished Speedline wheels and good history

    Sale price: £6,270

  63. Lot Number 25

    1996 Volvo 850R

    Discreet 240bhp turbocharged 90's straight edge nirvana; 175,000km (109,000miles) cambelt service @132,000km; automatic with heated half leather & Alcantara; light Birch trim; sunroof; translated Japanese service history - a cracker!

    Sale price: £6,270