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Blenheim Palace

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Blenheim Palace Woodstock OX20 1PP UK

Date 29 Jun 2019
Time 10:00 AM - Collectors Items 2:00PM - Motor Cars
Viewing

Friday 28th June from 9.00am to 6:00pm On the day of the sale from 9:00am to start of sale

Location Blenheim Palace, Oxfordshire, UK
Admission Admisson by Catalogue (Admits Two)
Collection Terms Terms & Conditions of Business

Blenheim Palace 2019 LOT LIST

1984 Lamborghini Jalpa

ESTIMATE: £50,000-£60,000

The Lamborghini Jalpa made its public debut at the March 1981 Geneva Auto Show; joining the Countach, this open coupe (removable “targa-style” roof section) has been referred to as Lamborghini’s “practical exotic car.” The Jalpa was penned by Marcello Gandini...

1981 Lotus Esprit Essex Turbo

ESTIMATE: £55,000-£65,000

In 1980 the Essex Turbo Esprit was launched. This special edition model wore the blue, red and chrome livery of the Essex Overseas Petroleum Corporation, the sponsor of Team Lotus from 1979 to 1981. While Lotus dealer Bell and Colvill had been offering...

1997 Porsche 911 (993) C2S

ESTIMATE: 45,000-50,000

Manufactured between January 1994 and early 1998 the 993 was much improved, and quite different from its predecessor the 964. According to Porsche, every part of the car was designed from the ground up, including the engine, and only...

1979 Maserati Merak

ESTIMATE: £28,000-£33,000

Maserati followed-up its first mid-engined supercar – the Bora – with the similar Merak. Launched in 1972, the latter was intended as competition for Ferrari’s top-selling Dino 246 and used a stretched, 3.0-litre, 190bhp version of the four-cam V6...

1970 Triumph TR6

ESTIMATE: 20,000-30,000

The Triumph TR6 was the best-selling Triumph in history when production ended in 1976. More than 94,000 TR6s were built, ninety per cent of them to US specification. The TR6 was a refined sports car. It featured pile carpets...

1971 Saab 96 V4

ESTIMATE: £6,000-£8,000

Founded in the late 1930s to manufacture aircraft, Svenska Aeroplan AB (SAAB) diversified into automobile manufacture at the end of WW2, announcing its first car, the ’92’, in June 1947. As far as its mechanical underpinnings were concerned, the...

1934 MG PA

Subject to £80,000 Restoration

ESTIMATE: £30,000-£35,000

The MG car company was first formed in 1925 by William Morris and belonged to him until 1935 when he sold the company to his holding company Morris Motors Limited, who opened the company up to public shares and...

1977 Porsche 911 Targa

One owner from new

ESTIMATE: £20,000-£30,000

After 1973, it was decided that the 2.4-litre engine wasn’t really fast enough for the 911, the solution: to take the 2.7-litre engine developed for the Carrera RS, detune it a bit, and make it standard across the board. This...