The London Classic Car Show

An Auction of Select Sports, Sports Racing And Competition Cars And other Sporting Types

Auction details


ExCeL London
Western Gateway
Royal Victoria Dock
E16 1XL

Date 17 Feb 2018
Time 3:00PM

Thursday 15th February from 4.00pm to 9.30pm
Friday 16th February 10.00am to 6.00pm
On the day of the sale from 10.00am to start of sale

Location London, UK
Admission Admission by Catalogue (Admits Two)
Collection Terms Terms & Conditions of Business

The London Classic Car Show 2018 RESULTS

LOT 101

1986 Peugeot 205 GTI

The King of the hot hatches. Volkswagen may have started the GTI craze in 1976, but many still consider the Peugeot 205 GTI as the greatest of them all. ...

LOT 102

1994 MG RV8

One of Under 50 Original UK Cars

In 1992, 12 years after the last MG sports car had rolled off the Abingdon production lines, Austin-Rover made the inspired decision to revive this most charismatic of British...

LOT 103

1980 Saab 99 Turbo

Standard and unmolested, three previous owners with comprehensive history


“The Saab Turbo is exhilarating to drive..it’s so much fun, the price is irrelevant…” – Road & Track


Making its world debut at the Frankfurt auto show debut in September...

LOT 104A

1989 VW Golf Clipper

The body of the Golf Cabriolet did not change through the entire production run except for a larger fuel tank. The space saver wheel was fitted from the outset...

LOT 104

1962 Lamborghini 2R

Lamborghini Trattori was founded in 1948 and were well-known for the production of not just tractors, but also of military and industrial engines. The company grew quickly, developing...

LOT 105

1989 Ford Escort XR3i Cabriolet

When Ford launched the Escort XR3, the benchmark VW Golf GTi had ruled the hot hatchback market for several years. However, Ford’s new offering was a package that...

LOT 106

1988 Audi Quattro

3,000 miles since engine rebuild.

The early 1980s is often thought of as the golden era of rally racing. The principle governing body for motorsports, the Federation Internationale de l Automobile (FIA), introduced a...

LOT 107

1973 Aston Martin V8

Original Right Hand Drive

Although always intended to house the new Tadek Marek-designed V8, the DBS first appeared with the 4.0-litre straight six of the concurrently produced DB6. Styled in-house by Bill Towns,...

LOT 108

Porsche 911 3.2 Cabriolet

File Image

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...

LOT 109

1966 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray

Rare Manual Gearbox

'The Sting Ray hit the American sports car market like a thunderclap, reminiscent of the knock-'em-dead debut of the Jaguar E-Type two years previously; comparisons were not slow to...

LOT 111

1973 BMW 3.0 CSI – Original UK/RHD

1 previous owner – less than 24,000 miles 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...

LOT 112

2006 Ford Mustang 450 GT

Cervini bodied

Ford introduced a re-designed 2005 model year Mustang at the 2004 North American International Auto Show that was based on the new D2C platform. Developed under the direction of...

LOT 113

1954 Land Rover Series 1

Inspired by the US Army’s wartime ‘Jeep’, developed in haste and intended for short-term, small-scale production, the Land Rover would defy its creators’ initial scepticism. Rover bosses the...

LOT 114

1995 Porsche 968 Sport

Registered to the current keeper since 2005

Between 1993 and 1995 Porsche offered a lighter-weight 'Clubsport' version of the 968 for enthusiasts seeking increased track performance. The car was offered in basic stripped out form with...

LOT 115

1968 Daimler Sovereign

Exceptional history file including 22 MOT certificates

The Daimler Sovereign was introduced at the October 1966 London Motor Show, and produced for two years as the ultimate expression of a series of ‘compact sporting saloons’ offered...

LOT 116

2005 Aston Martin Vanquish S

17,500 miles from new

Developed from the 1998 Project Vantage concept car, the V12 Vanquish entered production in 2001. The Vanquish marked a large step in the company’s engineering featuring a bonded aluminium...

LOT 117

2009 Holden Lumina

Based on a Holden Commodore VE chassis, this touring car version was originally built by General Motors to FIA specification for a single make championship in Bahrain, supporting...

LOT 118

2012 Ferrari FF

UK delivered with 35,000 miles recorded and full Ferrari Service History

Launched in 2011 as a replacement for the Ferrari 612, the shooting brake-styled four-seater offered buyers a first: a full-size Grand Tourer with a 651bhp V12 engine and, somewhat...

LOT 119

1968 Porsche 912

European delivered with c.45,000 kilometres recorded from new

Put into production in July 1964, the 911 presaged the end of 356-production. It was July 1965 before the 911 made it to the US, and customers immediately noticed...

LOT 120A

1983 Ferrari 512BBi

Matching Numbers - European Delivered

Having reasserted itself at the top of the supercar hierarchy with the first ‘Boxer’ – the 365GTB/4 BB – Ferrari went one better with its successor, the 512BB....

LOT 121

1988 Lamborghini Countach 5000 QV

In 1966, Lamborghini defined the 'supercar' with the Miura. Instantly an icon, the mid-engine high-velocity coupe put the nascent carmaker on the map for groundbreaking design and performance. The...

LOT 122

2003 Ferrari 360 Challenge Stradale

The first model to be rolled out was the 360 Modena, followed later by the 360 Spider, and finally, as a special edition, the Challenge Stradale, which was the...

LOT 123

1958 Jaguar XK150 Open Two Seater

JDC Concours Winner

Although having a family resemblance to the XK120 and XK140, the XK150 was radically modernized. A one piece windscreen replaced the split screen and the wing line no...

LOT 124

1970 Mercedes Benz 280SL

Rare Right Hand Drive Example

'Some cars don't change, they just get better. The Mercedes-Benz 280 SL, latest version of a line that began as the 230 SL in 1963, is the same as...

LOT 125

1997 Aston Martin DB7 Coupe

Owned by the former AMOC Club Secretary

Introduced to the public in 1993, the handsome new DB7 was Aston Martin’s first six cylinder model since production of the DB6 Mk. II ended in 1971. Styled by...

LOT 126

2006 Ferrari F430 Coupe

Low mileage with full history

Successor to the Ferrari 360, the F430 was debuted at the 2004 Paris Motor Show and produced up until 2009. Designed by Pininfarina, under the guidance of Frank Stephenson,...

LOT 127

1967 Alfa Romeo 1750 GTV Competizione

The first of Alfa Romeo's Bertone-styled coupés - the 1.6-litre Giulia Sprint GT - was launched in 1963. Mechanically the stylish new 2+2 was much the same as the...

LOT 128

1969 Porsche 911T 2.0 Litre coupe

Over £20,000 recent expenditure. Matching Numbers

'The 911 is the best Porsche ever – all the vices of the old suspension have been eliminate, and the modern offbeat styling should have a much broader appeal...

LOT 130

1960 Mercedes-Benz 190SL – Right Hand Drive Specification

Recent £130,000+ restoration by marque specialist

During the 50’s, when Mercedes-Benz were the dominant force in top-level motor sport, the undisputed flagship of the firm’s production car range was the stunning 300SL sports car....

LOT 131

2005 Corvette by Riggins Engineering

For the C6 Corvette GM wanted to focus more upon refining the C5 than trying to redesign it.  However, this did not prevent GM from trying to sell the...

LOT 132

1976 Lamborghini Urraco

A 'small' Lamborghini intended to compete with rivals such as Ferrari's Dino 308 and Porsche's 911 in an important market sector, the Urraco was announced in 1970, with deliveries...

LOT 134

1999 Bentley Continental SC Coupé

One of 72 examples built

Bentley’s 1980s resurgence had hitherto relied exclusively on models whose basic architecture was shared with other Rolls-Royce products, but on display at Geneva in ‘85 was ‘Project 90’,...

LOT 135

1984 Ferrari 512BBI

The Last Right Hand Drive example built

Having reasserted itself at the top of the supercar hierarchy with the first 'Boxer' - the 365 GTB/4 BB - Ferrari went one better with its successor, the 512...

LOT 135A

1996 Porsche 993 Turbo X50

Original Right-Hand Drive

Intended for drivers who demanded top performance, the 993 Turbo was first launched to the world in September 1985, where in Germany it was voted Sports Car of the...

LOT 136

1961 Borgward Isabella TS Coupe

Initially coming from South Africa this Isabella TS is a rare RHD version of what is affectionally called the most beautiful german coupe of the 1960s. Having spend some time in one...

LOT 138

1955 Austin Healey 100 M specification

Ex-Sorn Castle Collection

These were cars that an upper middle-class owner could drive to work and rally or race on the weekends. But they weren’t cheap. Next came the Nash-Healey sports...

LOT 139

1959 MG Milano

One of Three Produced

The car offered here is the first Milano MG built by Bruce Leer in 1959 using a Ferrari Monza styled open top Milano coachwork on an MG J2...

LOT 140

1997 Honda NSX

UK delivered with full Honda Service History from new

The legendary Honda NSX (standing for New Sportscar Experimental) was developed by the Honda Motor Corporation between 1984 and its eventual launch in 1990, with major chassis and suspension...

LOT 141

1952 MG TD

The 1950 MG TD combined the TC’s drivetrain, a modified hypoid-geared rear axle, the MG Y-Type chassis, a familiar T-Type style body and independent suspension using coil springs...

LOT 142

1960 Austin Healey 3000 Mk1

Restored by Austin Healey Specialists JME

The enlargement of its C-Series six-cylinder engine to 2,912cc, and the adoption of Girling front disc brakes, differentiated the new-for-1959 Austin-Healey 3000 from the preceding 100/6. In 3000 form...

LOT 143

1965 Lotus Elan S1 26R

Very few small-capacity Gran Turismo cars of the 1960s come even close to matching the on-track charisma of the purebred little Lotus 26R. British constructor Colin Chapman’s Lotus company...

LOT 144

1962 Jaguar E-type Series 1 3.8 Fixed Head Coupe

Aluminium Dashboard Model - Original Right hand drive

Introduced in 3.8-litre form in 1961, the Jaguar E-Type caused a sensation when it appeared, with instantly classic lines and 150mph top speed. Its design owed much to that...

LOT 145

Ferrari 328GTS

File Image

Debuted at the 1985 Frankfurt Auto Show, the Ferrari 328 was the second model in Ferrari’s long and popular line of mid-engine V8 sports cars, continuing through the...