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Techno Classica, Essen

An Important Auction of Fine Historic Automobiles

Auction details

Address

Messe Essen Messeplatz 1 45131 Essen, Germany

Date 13 Apr 2019
Time 1:00 PM
Viewing

Wednesday 10th April from 2.00pm to 8.00pm Thursday 11th April from 9.00am to 6.00pm Friday 12th April from 9.00am to 7.00pm Saturday 13th April from 9.00am

Location Essen, Germany
Admission Admisson by Catalogue (Admits Two)
Collection Terms Terms & Conditions of Business

Techno Classica, Essen 2019 RESULTS

LOT 101
€14,063

1961 Porsche Diesel Type 219 Tractor


Following spells at the Austro-Daimler, Mercedes-Benz, and Steyr companies, all of which benefited greatly from his monumental engineering prowess, Dr. Ferdinand Porsche set up his own design consultancy in...
LOT 102
€6,750

1968 OM Leoncino Recovery Truck


The Leoncino was a medium-sized truck produced by the manufacturer OM based in Brescia. Production ran from from 1950 to 1968. The truck had a width which was narrower...
LOT 103
€16,875

1972 Alfa 1300 GT Junior


The Alfa Romeo GT 1300 Junior was the entry model to the Alfa Romeo coupé range. It was introduced in 1965 as the replacement for the 101 series...

LOT 104
€20,250

1972 Mercedes Benz W108 280SE 4.5 V8

Offered at No Reserve


The Mercedes-Benz W108 and W109 were produced from 1965 through to 1972, and a total of 383,361 units were manufactured. Premièred in 1965, the initial model line-up consisted of three...
LOT 105
£9,000

1939 Amilcar B38 2-Door Aluminium Sportsmans Coupe by Factory

Barn Find - Offered at No Reserve


Innovative alloy-bodied car, with just one owner for over 40 years and offered in barn find condition. The Amilcar Compound was produced from 1938 through the early 1940s with 681...
LOT 106

1949 Cadillac Series 75 Fleetwood


The tailfins which were to be the hallmark of Cadillac styling throughout the fifties were first seen on the 1948 models; the inspiration was of course the P38 Lightning...
LOT 107
€13,500

1975 Citroen DS Super 5


Cherished for 17 years by the current owner, this car has been meticulously maintained and is described to be in very good condition throughout.
LOT 108
€10,125

1992 Volkswagen Golf Cabriolet Sportline


Making its debut at the Geneva Motor Show in 1979, the topless Golf was offered in most countries as the GLi with a 1588cc GTi engine and stiffer suspension,...
LOT 109
€9,563

1996 Maserati 4.24v


The Maserati Biturbo was a group of executive grand tourers manufactured by Italian automobile manufacturer Maserati between 1981 and 1994. In December 1988 Maserati unveiled the most powerful variant...
LOT 110
€33,750

1962 BMW 502 V8 “Barockengel”

Long-Term Private Ownership


Fitted with desirable Sunroof option.
LOT 111
€18,000

1990 Rolls-Royce Silver Spirit II


The Silver Spirit was introduced by Rolls-Royce in 1980 as the first of a new generation of company models. It formed the basis for the Flying Spur, Silver Dawn,...
LOT 112
€16,875

1961 Chrysler Windsor Hardtop Coupe


The Chrysler Windsor is a full-size car which was built by Chrysler from 1939 through to the 1960s. The final Chrysler Windsor sold in the United States was produced...
LOT 113
€27,000

1968 Triumph TR250


Triumph’s TR Series began with the unveiling of a prototype (the TR1) at the 1952 London Motorshow. The TR2 was launched the following year, and so began an uninterrupted...
LOT 114
€27,000

1991 Mercedes-Benz 560 SEC Coupé


Mercedes-Benz set out to build the best luxury car in the world and – for the duration of the 1980s – the W126 C-Class succeeded admirably in achieving this...
LOT 115
€56,250

1992 Lancia Delta Integrale Evolution


Between 1987 and 1992, the Integrale utterly dominated its branch of motor sport, winning 46 rallies and six constructors’ championships outright. And to keep the rally car at the...
LOT 116

1973 BMW 3.0 CSi


With BMW looking to push the marque further upmarket, the combination of their bahn-storming six cylinder engine and a pretty but underpowered Coupé in its portfolio, it was almost...
LOT 117
€168,750

1966 Maserati Sebring Series II


Introduced in 1962, the Sebring was one of the final manifestations of the landmark 3500 GT, which had been the linchpin of Maserati's program to establish itself as a...
LOT 118

1992 Porsche 964 Carrera 2


Beautifully presented in Grand Prix white with grey leather interior, this very original 964 Carrera 2 is described to be in excellent condition throughout with a good service history....
LOT 119
€41,625

1961 Warwick GT 350 V8


After Peerless Cars closed their doors in 1960 Bernie Rodger continued to develop his design, the Peerless GT, now re-named  `Warwick GT`. The car appeared little-changed at first glance....
LOT 120
€146,250

1988 Porsche 911 Carrera 3.2 ST Recreation


This 1988 factory model has gone through a ground up re-build mechanically and aesthetically as per Motorsport models of the type 911 ST. Modifications include body work such as...
LOT 121

1958 MGA Roadster


By the time Le Mans came around the design of what would be known as the MGA had effectively been finalised, the race itself being little more than a...
LOT 122
€24,750

Land-Rover 90 Defender – Factory V8 Model


Production of the model now known as the Defender began in 1983 as the Land Rover 110, a name which reflected the 110-inch length of the wheelbase. The Land...
LOT 123
€58,500

1968 Maserati Mexico 4.2


The Mexico was launched at the Turin Motor Show in 1966. Replacing the Sebring four-seat sedan model, Maserati's new Maserati V8 sport sedan had elegant, yet understated bodywork from...
LOT 124
€101,250

1969 Porsche 911 S


This wonderful example has benefitted from a frame-off restoration from 2014 to 2018 by GT-Classic, presented in its original colours inside and out. The engine was also completely refurbished...
LOT 125
€87,750

1962 Lancia Flaminia GT by Touring of Milan

One private owner from new


At the 1957 Geneva Motor Show the replacement for the legendary and highly successful Lancia Aurelia was revealed. Named the Flaminia, after a famous Roman road (just as the...
LOT 126
€61,875

1961 Daimler SP250 ‘Dart’


An unusual departure for a firm more noted for its stately limousines, the SP250 sports car was Daimler’s final fling before its acquisition by Jaguar. Aimed at the North...
LOT 127

1950 ‘Berlin III’ E2 Class BMW 328 Racing Boat


In the 1930’s and 40’s the BMW 328 Roadster was a dreaded racing car, and still to this day considered one of the most legendary vehicles of all time....
LOT 128
€31,500

1956 Jaguar Mark VII

Ex Queen Ingrid of Denmark


First delivered to Her Majesty Queen Ingrid of Denmark this beautifully presented Jaguar comes with a Heritage Certificate confirming her ownership. Benefitting from a re-spray in the charming two-tone...
LOT 129
€24,750

1969 BMW 2000 Ti


LOT 130

1982 Mercedes Benz SL 500


The SLs of this era (the 107 chassis) really established themselves as icons of quality and success on the Continent as well as the Americas; unlike the previous SL...
LOT 130A
€69,750

1981 Porsche 911 Targa SC

Matching Numbers


A comprehensively restored Targa SC presented in stunning continental orange. During the restoration the car was lavished with many new parts and a plethora of pictures documenting the...

LOT 132
€56,250

2005 Porsche 996 Turbo S


This Porsche Type 996 was the first new 911 that was completely redesigned. Only 503 Turbo S with automatic transmission are made. The Turbo was introduced in 2000, increasing...
LOT 133
€56,250

1962 Alfa-Romeo Giulia 1600 Spider


Sporting elegant coachwork designed and built by Pininfarina, the Alfa Romeo Giulietta Spider was a huge success and continued virtually unchanged in 1.6-litre Giulia guise when the latter joined...
LOT 134
€191,250

1967 Maserati Mistral 3.7 Coupe


Maserati’s survival strategy for the 1960s centred on establishing the company – which hitherto had mainly concentrated on its Grand Prix and sports car racing activities – as a...
LOT 135
€31,500

1965 Dodge Monaco


Wonderfully original and still sporting its first coat of paint, this is a true survivor with extensive history including the original purchase invoice. A winner of several shows in...
LOT 136
€42,750

1983 Porsche 911 SC Cabriolet


A ‘modern classic’ if ever there was one, Porsche’s long-running 911 arrived in 1964, replacing the 356. The latter’s rear-engine layout was retained, but the 911 switched to unitary...
LOT 137
€56,250

1984 Lamborghini Jalpa


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...
LOT 138
€64,125

1989 Mercedes-Benz 190E 2.5-16 Evolution I


The Evolution 1 was the answer to the BMW M3 Sport Evolution, with new spoilers and wider wheel arches. Many changes were made to brakes and suspension, with full...
LOT 139
€58,500

1975 Rolls-Royce Corniche Convertible


Rolls-Royce’s adoption of unitary construction for its new Silver Shadow and T-Series Bentley necessitated the reorganisation of in-house coachbuilder H J Mulliner, Park Ward to enable it to produce...
LOT 140
€109,688

1963 BMW 3200 CS Coupe by Bertone

Two owners from new


With BMW looking to push the marque further upmarket, the combination of their bahn-storming six cylinder engine and a pretty but underpowered Coupé in its portfolio, it was almost...
LOT 141
€67,500

1954 Austin-Healey 100/4


In 1951, when the established range of Healey cars was selling steadily but out of the price range of most enthusiasts, Donald Healey realised there was a market for...
LOT 142

1991 Porsche 964 Carrera Cup – 3.8 RSR Specification


Running a 3.8-litre 993 Carrera RS engine, adjustable coilover suspension, 6-speed type 64 gearbox and 18” BBS central locking alloys. This race car comes complete with a classic data...
LOT 143

1955 Austin Healey Ward Special


Delivered to Sydney, Australia in 1955, this BN1 was fitted with an Ausca race body two years later and campaigned locally by Lindsay Hughes in the 1960’s with some...
LOT 144
153,000

The Harald Ertl 1979 BMW M1

World Land Speed Record Breaker


BMW’s glorious M1 supercar is a rare mix of stunning performance and practicality. Whenever it has been compared to other high performance sports cars from the 1970s and...
LOT 145
€146,250

1964 Maserati Mistral 3.7


In 1964, Maserati offered a range of spectacular motorcars, with the Mistral and Quattroporte joining the Sebring, 3500 GT, and 3500 GT Spyder. Maserati was building upon the success...
LOT 146C
7,875

1989 Cadillac Fleetwood Brougham ‘Louis Vuitton’ – Offered at No Reserve

From the Estate of a Gentleman Collector


The Cadillac Brougham was a line of luxury cars manufactured by the Cadillac Motor Car Division of General Motors from the 1987 through 1992 model years and was previously...
LOT 146A
€19,125

1963 Alfa-Romeo Giulietta Ti – Offered at No Reserve

From the Estate of a Gentleman Collector


The Alfa Romeo Giulietta was first introduced at the 1954 Turin Motor Show. The pretty little coupé was powered by the jewel like all alloy 1290cc twin overhead...
LOT 146B
€22,500

1990 Bentley Turbo R – Offered at No Reserve

From the Estate of a Gentleman Collector - 12,000 kilometres


The Bentley Turbo R is a high-performance car which was produced from 1985 to 1999. The “R” stood for “Roadholding”, to set it apart from its predecessor. It initially...
LOT 146

1991 Opel Lotus Omega

375 kilometers from new


Take a pedestrian executive car and hand it to the Lotus engineers at Hethel to work their magic and the end result is a 377bhp super saloon able to...
LOT 146E
€9,000

1973 Citroen DS 20 – Offered at No Reserve

From the Estate of a Gentleman Collector


The Citroën DS is a front-engine, front-wheel-drive executive car manufactured and marketed by the French company Citroën from 1955 to 1975 in sedan, wagon/estate and convertible body configurations. Italian...
LOT 146F
€8,438

1970 Fiat 124 Familiare – Offered at No Reserve

From the Estate of a Gentleman Collector - 5,900 kilometres from new


The Fiat 124 is a small family car manufactured and marketed by Fiat between 1966 and 1974. The saloon superseded the Fiat 1300 and was the basis for several...
LOT 146G
€7,875

1981 Fiat 127 – Offered at No Reserve

From the Estate of a Gentleman Collector - Timewarp As New Condition


The Fiat 127 is a supermini car produced by Italian car manufacturer FIAT from 1971 to 1983. It was introduced in 1971 as the replacement for the Fiat 850....
LOT 146H
€19,688

1988 Mercedes-Benz 300 CE, 22000km – Offered at No Reserve

From the Estate of a Gentleman Collector


W124 is the Mercedes-Benz internal chassis designation reference for the 1985 to 1995 version of the Mercedes-Benz E-Class. Due to the high cost of German engineering and build quality,...
LOT 146D
€36,000

1988 Chevrolet Blazer – Offered at No Reserve

From the Estate of a Gentleman Collector


The second generation of the full-size K5 Blazer was produced from 1973 through 1991. For 1988, four new colors became available including forest green metallic, light mesa brown metallic,...
LOT 146I
€7,313

1966 Fiat 850 Berlina – Offered at No Reserve

From the Estate of a Gentleman Collector - 4,974 kms from new


With its small, rear-engine 850 model doing well in the marketplace, for 1968 Fiat introduced an improved version, designated 850 Special. The 850, which had been new for 1964,...
LOT 146J
€7,875

1980 Mercedes-Benz 500 SE – Offered at No Reserve

From the Estate of a Gentleman Collector


In 1979 the type series W 126 replaced the preceding model from the series W 116. In the 1980’s the 126 became the icon of West German politicians and...
LOT 146K
€11,813

1969 Fiat 850 Coupe – Offered at No Reserve

From the Estate of a Gentleman Collector


The Fiat 850 was introduced as a two-door saloon in 1964 to replace the 600 with a more powerful 843cc engine. The sport coupé and spider appeared in 1965,...
LOT 146L
€9,563

1991 Lancia Delta HF Turbo, 55000km – Offered at No Reserve

From the Estate of a Gentleman Collector - 55,000km


In October 1985 Lancia unveiled alongside the road-going Delta S4 a new version of the HF, renamed Delta HF turbo in view of the four-wheel-drive HF début awaited after...
LOT 146M
€90,000

1959 Mercedes-Benz 190 SL – Offered at No Reserve

From the Estate of a Gentleman Collector - Comprehensive restoration to a high standard


Stylistically evocative of the mighty 300SL, but with a slightly less complex drive train, the 190SL remains among the most desirable roadsters of its era. The prototype was first...
LOT 146N
€86,625

1964 Mercedes-Benz 230 SL Manual – Offered at No Reserve

From the Estate of a Gentleman Collector - Comprehensive restoration to a high standard


Introduced at the Geneva Salon in March 1963 as replacement for the 190SL, the 230SL abandoned its predecessor’s four-cylinder engine in favour of a 2.3 liter fuel-injected six cylinder...
LOT 146O
€20,250

1966 Lancia Flavia Coupé 1,8, ASI Targa Oro – Offered at No Reserve

From the Estate of a Gentleman Collector


The Lancia Flavia was produced from 1961 through 1975 with a total of 105,848 examples produced. The design was courtesy of Professor Fessia and initially offered only as a...
LOT 146P
€6,750

1962 Fiat 600D – Offered at No Reserve

From the Estate of a Gentleman Collector


In 1955 FIAT replaced its revolutionary Topolino small saloon, which had been around in one form or another since 1936, introducing the successor ‘600’ model at that year’s Geneva...
LOT 146Q
€5,063

1990 Mercedes-Benz 300 SE – Offered at No Reserve

From the Estate of a Gentleman Collector


The Mercedes-Benz W126 is a series of saloon vehicles manufactured from September 1979 as the successor to the earlier W116 line, the W126 being the second generation of the...
LOT 146R
€9,563

1968 Fiat 850 Coupe – Offered at No Reserve

From the Estate of a Gentleman Collector


The Fiat 850 was introduced as a two-door saloon in 1964 to replace the 600 with a more powerful 843cc engine. The sport coupé and spider appeared in 1965,...
LOT 146S
€19,125

1992 Mercedes-Benz 560 – Offered at No Reserve

From the Estate of a Gentleman Collector - 10,800 kilometres recorded from new


Mercedes-Benz set out to build the best luxury car in the world and – for the duration of the 1980s – the W126 C-Class succeeded admirably in achieving this...
LOT 146T
€17,438

1972 VW Beetle 1300 – Offered at No Reserve

From the Estate of a Gentleman Collector


The Volkswagen Beetle was produced from 1938 until 2003. With over 21 million manufactured in an air-cooled, rear-engined, rear-wheel drive configuration, it is the longest-running and most-manufactured car of...
LOT 146U
€17,438

1992 Mercedes-Benz 260 Limousine – Ex TAMoil – Offered at No Reserve

From the Estate of a Gentleman Collector - Ex. Colonel Gaddafi - 9,000 kms from new


The E-Class name first appeared in with the facelifted W124 in 1993. The diesel versions continued to be the fuel economy option over the four and six-cylinder and V8...
LOT 146V
€25,313

1966 Opel Admiral 2800 – Offered at No Reserve

From the Estate of a Gentleman Collector - 20,882 kilometres


In 1964, Opel introduced its KAD (Kapitän, Admiral, Diplomat) “A” series models. The Admiral “A” was the middle model in this three-car range. The cars were first presented in...
LOT 146W
€20,250

2008 Subaru WRX Sti – Offered at No Reserve

From the Estate of a Gentleman Collector - New car with only 338 kilometres recorded


Thanks to a high profile in rallying, Subaru is well-renowned for its performance cars - in particular the Impreza. You could spot the previous model a mile off with...
LOT 146X
€75,375

1988 Mercedes-Benz 560 SEL – Offered at No Reserve

From the Estate of a Gentleman Collector - One owner and just 2400 kilometres from new


The Mercedes-Benz W126 model was the successor to the earlier W116 line, and the second generation of the Mercedes-Benz flagship to officially bear the S-Class name designating Sonderklasse or...
LOT 147
€118,125

1970 Porsche 911S Targa


Two years after the original coupé's introduction, a convertible 911 - the 'Targa', named in honour of Porsche's numerous victories in the Sicilian classic - arrived in 1966. Expected...
LOT 148
€87,750

1986 Ferrari Testarossa


Ferrari’s brand-new Testarossa, the star of the 1984 Paris Motor Show, shocked the world at its premiere. It was a dramatic departure from the 512 BBi that preceded it,...
LOT 149
€112,500

1967 Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint Speciale


This exceptional Sprint Speciale, offered in red with contrasting black interior, has been in the current collection for over 30 years. Described to be in very good condition throughout...
LOT 150

1981 Porsche 930 RUF BTR 3.4


For over 60 years the name of RUF has been associated with the automotive industry, meaning quality and craftsmanship. It started in 1939 when Alois Ruf, Sr. first formed...
LOT 151
€23,063

1990 BMW 850i Coupe


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...
LOT 152
€30,375

1967 Ford Mustang Convertible


The Ford Mustang was conceived in the full knowledge that in the mid 1960’s the biggest population bubble in history was now coming of age in America, ‘baby boomers’...
LOT 153

1968 Chevrolet Camaro RS


General Motors decided to enter the sporting car segment of the US market after two years of watching the phenomenal success of the Ford Mustang. The Chevrolet Camaro, was...
LOT 154

1963 Triumph TR3A


This wonderful British sports car has benefitted from an extensive restoration with many new parts including weather equipment and interior. Presented in the quintessential colour scheme of British Racing...
LOT 155
€24,750

1979 Mercedes-Benz 450SEL 6.9 AMG


In the late sixties, Mercedes-Benz incorporated the 6.3-litre powerplant from its 600 limousine to its S-Klasse lineup, effectively creating the world’s first European Q-Car. The next generation of flagship...
LOT 156
€95,625

1924 Alfa-Romeo RM Torpedo Tourer


In 1920 Alfa Romeo’s then head designer, Merosi, began work on a new model for the company that would become known as the RL. It had a 3...