London – Coys at the Royal Horticultural Halls

Auction Details

Address

Royal Horticultural Society,
Lindley Hall, Vincent Square
Westminster, London, SW1P 2PE

Date 18 May 2017
Time 7:00 PM
Viewing

Wednesday 17th May from 12.00 noon to 8.00pm
On the day of the sale from 10.00am to start of sale

Location Westminster, London, UK
Admission Admission by Catalogue (admits two)

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An Important Auction of Fine Historic Automobiles

London – Coys at the Royal Horticultural Halls 2017 LOT LIST

1970 Triumph GT6 MK2

ESTIMATE £12,000-£15,000

Known as the poor man’s ‘E’ Type, the GT6 is a 6-cylinder sports coupé build by Standard-Triumph. It was based on their popular Triumph Spirtfire convertible with a new GT style body designed by Giovanni Michelotti, with production...

1963 Fiat 750 Vignale

ESTIMATE £10,000-£12,000

Carrozzeria Vignale of Turin was founded in 1948 by Alfredo Vignale, it would become one of the most iconic and respected of the Italian coachbuilders. Vignale designed cars, most often low volume variants of main production cars from...

1973 Jaguar E-type V12 Roadster

2,500 miles from new. Original Right Hand Drive

ESTIMATE £120,000-£160,000

Testing the E-Type Series III back in 1972, Road & Track magazine reckoned the new V12 power unit, ‘a sheer delight, by itself almost worth the price of admission. The V12 is a lovely piece of machinery, lovely...

1995 Ferrari 348 Spider

5,800 km from new

ESTIMATE £70,000-£80,000

The Ferrari 348 first entered production in 1989 as a successor to the immensely successful 328 GTB/GTS. The new car featured a naturally aspirated 3.4 litre quad-cam V8 engine mounted longitudinally so it could be positioned lower in...

1986 Porsche 911 3.2 Cabriolet

ESTIMATE £22,000-£28,000

A ‘modern classic’ if ever there was one, Porsche’s long-running 911 arrived in 1964, replacing the 356. The latter’s rear-engined layout was retained, but the 911 switched to unitary construction for the bodyshell and dropped the 356’s VW-based...

1985 Alfa Romeo Spider

ESTIMATE £8,000-£12,000

The Italian co-star Dustin Hoffman and Anne Bancroft had in the 1967 film The Graduate, a sleek red Alfa Romeo ‘Duetto’ Spider, brought the great marque to the attention of millions who had never heard the name before....

1998 Ferrari F355

ESTIMATE £58,000-£65,000

The Ferrari F355 is a modern classic, so beautiful, so well-engineered and so well received that it marked the beginning of the end of the old-guard ‘Ferraristi’ philosophy that the only “real” Ferraris were ones with 12-cylinder engines....

1970 Mercedes Benz 280SL

ESTIMATE £70,000-£80,000

In the spring of 1963, Mercedes-Benz debuted an all-new roadster to replace the 190SL and 300SL - the 230SL. The 230SL ‘Pagoda’ was a stunning Paul Bracq designed two-seat convertible that followed Mercedes’ new design language, featuring crisp...

1947 MG TC

ESTIMATE £19,000-£25,000

The right-hand drive TC Midget appeared in 1946, and was almost identical in appearance to the pre-war Types TA and TB. These MGs had many endearing features, including a slab fuel tank, 19-inch diameter wire wheels, folding windshields...