True Greats 2018

Auction Details


The Lindley Hall, Elverton St, London SW1P 2QW

Date 04 Dec 2018
Time 7:00 PM

Monday 3rd December from 12.00pm 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)

True Greats 2018 2018 LOT LIST

1995 Bentley Brooklands

Long Wheel Base Model

ESTIMATE: £10,000-£15,000

Replacing the Bentley Mulsanne and ‘Eight’ models came the Bentley Brooklands, a new and slightly more affordable option unveiled in 1998. Designed in classic Bentley fashion the full-size luxury saloon came equipped with the characteristic Bentley Grille, dual headlights...

1997 BMW 840ci Sport

two private owners and 14,000 miles from new

ESTIMATE: £19,000-£23,000

The wonderfully dramatic BMW 8 Series Coupé was launched at the Frankfurt Motor Show in 1989 and positively bristled with innovations, as befitted the flagship model from the makers of “the ultimate driving machine”. Luxuriously trimmed inside and packed...

1967 Honda S800

One of only 15 UK-delivered cars

ESTIMATE: £18,000-£23,000

Not surprisingly, considering that it was - and still is - the world’s largest producer of motorcycles, Honda’s first sports cars featured technology borrowed from its Grand Prix-winning two-wheelers. Engines were all-aluminium, twin-overhead-camshaft, four-cylinder units with roller bearings used...

1963 Rolls Royce Silver Cloud III

ESTIMATE: £30,000-£35,000

The advent of the Rolls-Royce Silver Cloud and Bentley ‘S’ series in 1955 was surely one of the main reasons behind the demise of most of the few remaining coachbuilders still producing bodies for Rolls-Royce and Bentley chassis.

The Silver...

1973 Porsche 911T Targa

Matching numbers

ESTIMATE: £40,000-£45,000

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 body shell and dropped the 356’s VW-based suspension in favour of a more modern McPherson...

1964 Jaguar Mark II 3.4

Recent £30k+ refurbishment

ESTIMATE: £25,000-£30,000

Although the Mk I was a great success, selling four times as many as the larger Jaguar saloons, Jaguar boss William Lyons was not content. He knew it could be improved.

Happily, virtually every aspect that had been...

1993 Mercedes-Benz E500

ESTIMATE: £30,000-£40,000

From 1991 to 1994, Mercedes-Benz sold a high-performance version of the W124, the Mercedes-Benz 500 E (W124.036). The 500 E was created in close cooperation with Porsche. With its engineering department being fully occupied with the development of the...