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The London Classic Car Show

An Important Auction of Fine Historic Automobiles

Auction details

Address

National Hall, London Olympia
Hammersmith Road
Hammersmith, London
W14 8UX

Date 22 Feb 2020
Time 2:00 PM
Viewing

Thursday 20th February from 4.30pm to 9.30pm
Friday 21st February 10.00am to 6.00pm
Saturday 22nd February 10.00am to start of sale

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

Lot List

LOT 101

1993 Bentley Brooklands


The Bentley Brooklands was introduced in 1992 as a replacement for the Bentley Mulsanne and Bentley Eight models. It was intended as a slightly cheaper alternative to the Bentley...
LOT 102

1978 Ford Escort Mark II

Offered With No Reserve - One Private Owner From New


In the mid-1970’s, Ford set about sharpening its act. Not in a marketing sense - because it had been impeccable since at least the end of the 1960’s -...
LOT 103

1988 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 104

1965 Morris Minor 1100


Launched at the 1948 Earls Court Motor Show, the Alec Issigonis-designed Morris Minor went on to become one of the most successful British cars of all time with over...
LOT 105

1959 Daimler Dart SP250


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 106

1958 Jaguar XK150 ’S’ Roadster


The XK150 was available at first only in fixed and drophead coupé forms; the open roadster version didn’t appear until the following year. At 190bhp, the engine’s maximum power...
LOT 107

1989 Mercedes-Benz 300SL


Without question the Mercedes Benz SL W107 series, built from 1971 to 1989 is fast becoming an appreciating classic and rightly so, it’s a beautiful, stylish car. Values are...
LOT 108

1985 Ford Escort RS Turbo Series 1


Based on the Mark III Ford Escort which launched in 1981, the RS Turbo Series 1 was only marketed in a few European nations as production was limited to...
LOT 109

2006 Ferrari 599 GTB


The heart of any Ferrari is its engine, and the 599’s 48-valve, 6.0-litre V12 was a reworked version of that found in the Enzo supercar. Developed as part of...
LOT 110

1958 Jaguar XK150 Roadster


‘The Jaguar XK150 is undeniably one of the world’s fastest and safest cars. It is quiet and exceptionally refined mechanically, docile and comfortable… we do not know of any...
LOT 111

1975 Jaguar XJ 12C


The XJ12C really represented the end of the bespoke, hand-built specialist luxury British super-coupe. With its 5.3 litre V12 engine, stylish hand-finished 2-door coupe bodywork, they were the definitive...
LOT 112

1972 Mercedes-Benz 280 SE 3.5 Saloon


The 3.5-litre version of the 280 SE saloon typifies the resurgence of larger-engined Mercedes-Benz models that began in the late 1960’s and early 1970’s when the progressive easing of...
LOT 113

1973 Plymouth Barracuda 440


Knowing full-well that Ford was planning on introducing a sporty, 2-door version of its compact Falcon sedan, the other American manufactures of the day rushed to build their own...
LOT 114

1955 Aston Martin DB 2/4 MkII Vantage

Gentleman’s Sporting Coupe By Tickford


The need to widen the appeal of the already-successful DB2 resulted in the launch in October 1953 of the 2+2 DB 2/4 “Notchback”. Extensive revisions to the car’s rear...
LOT 115

1999 Bentley Azure 6.8 Turbo


The Bentley Azure made its debut at the Geneva Motor Show in 1995. It was based on the Continental R and Pininfarina assisted in the two year process of...
LOT 116

1968 Morris Mini Cooper

one private owner for over 50 years


Alec Issigonis’ friend John Cooper, owner of the Cooper Car Company and designer and builder of Formula 1 and Sports Cars, saw the potential of the Mini for competition....
LOT 117

2004 Ferrari 360 Modena F1

Rare Right Hand Drive Example


Ferrari’s most successful model since the 308, the F355 was always going to be a tough act to follow. Its successor needed to be ground breaking and revolutionary; two...
LOT 118

2010 Wiesmann MF5 V10 Roadster

Only 7,000 miles from new


Launched at 2007’s Frankfurt show, the MF5 uses the same all-alloy, naturally aspirated 5-litre V10 as the BMW M5 and M6. By any standards, it’s one of the world’s...
LOT 119

1958 Jaguar XK150 Drophead Coupe


The bleak years after 1945 were, not surprisingly, an era when great sports cars were somewhat thin on the ground. A shining exception was the mighty Jaguar XK series,...
LOT 120

1983 Ferrari 512 BBi

-Covered Just 211 Miles - Rare Right Hand Drive - Supplied New To A Member Of A Prominent International Royal Family


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 121

1965 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 Tribute


‘The Mustang can be tailored to be anything from a gentle in-town ladies’ car to an impressive 130mph highway performer. Undoubtedly its almost infinitely variable personality is one of...
LOT 122

1924 Amilcar CC

Recorded with the Amilcar Salmon Register


The 4-cylinder 903cc Amilcar CC appeared in 1922, with a wheelbase of just 2,320 mm (91 in). The CC subsequently became available in two further versions; the Amilcar C4...
LOT 123

1995 Ferrari 456 GT

Original Right Hand Drive - Rare Manual Gearbox


The Pininfarina designed original 456 was available in GT and (from 1996) GTA forms. The difference in name signifies the transmission: the former has a six-speed manual and the...
LOT 124

1970 Ferrari 246 GT “Dino”


It was the need for a production-based engine for the new Formula 2 that had prompted the introduction of a ‘junior’ Ferrari, the Dino 206 GT, at the Turin...
LOT 125

1966 Mercedes-Benz 230E Fintail


The Mercedes-Benz W111 was a chassis code given to its top-range vehicles, including 4-door sedans, produced from 1959 to 1968, and 2-door coupes and cabriolets from 1961 to 1971....
LOT 126

1993 BMW 325i Convertible

1 lady owner from new, Fitted with rare manual gearbox - One of only 11 such cars on UK roads


If ever a car was granted an easy run at a target, the E36 BMW 3 Series Convertible was it. Whilst the saloon had to contend with the Mercedes...
LOT 127

1997 Bentley Continental R


By the end of the 1970’s, Bentley accounted for a mere 3% of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars’ production, clearly a situation that could not be tolerated if the once-famous marque...
LOT 128

1955 Austin-Healey 100/M

The James Lawrence Sports Car Club of America entrant - Period Competition Car


Following World War II, Donald Healey struck out on his own and from his base in Warwick, UK, began building very high-quality sporting cars using Riley running gear. There...
LOT 129

1970 Mercedes-Benz 280 SL

Rare Right Hand Drive example


In March 1963 the new generation of SL sports cars was launched with the debut of the 230 SL at the Geneva Show. This revolutionary new model replaced the...
LOT 130

1964 Ford Galaxie 500 Race Car

Ex Tim Allen


Nothing in British Motorsport had ever caused quite an upset as when the first Ford Galaxie raced in the U.K. “We‘re going to race an American Ford Galaxie. Would...
LOT 131

1987 Mercedes-Benz 190E 2.3-16V Cosworth

48,000 miles from new


This high-performance model was known as the 190E 2.3-16V, and debuted at the Frankfurt Auto Show in September 1983, after its reputation had already been established. Famously, Ayrton Senna...
LOT 132

1981 Porsche 924 Turbo Series II


After much success with the 911 Turbo, Porsche launched the 924 turbocharged version in 1978, often identified by its internal design code 931. The engine is powered by a...
LOT 133

1965 Lancia Flaminia 3C GTL


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 134

1968 Rolls Royce Silver Shadow

full service history from new


Aside from a more modern appearance and construction, the Silver Shadow introduced many new features such as disc brakes instead of drum brakes and independent rear suspension rather than...
LOT 135

1987 Mercedes 500SL


The SL’s 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 136

1997 Ferrari 550 Maranello


Firmly placed in Ferrari’s history as one of their finest big GTs, the 550 Maranello’s combination of its elegant Pininfarina lines and legendary front mounted 12-cylinder engine, meant that...
LOT 137

1989 Porsche 911 Speedster


In 1989 Porsche reintroduced one of their most iconic body styles – the Speedster. This uncompromising variant had not been offered since 1959 – at a time when 356’s...
LOT 138

1970 Maserati Ghibli 4.9 SS Spyder

Coachwork By Ghia - 1970 London Motor Show Car - One of Four Built


“To quote the late Peter Coltrin who was among the first non-works personnel to ride in a Ghibli: “The Ghibli differs from many cars of the same performance in...
LOT 139

1962 Jaguar E-Type Series I Roadster

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On its 1961 Geneva Show debut the E-Type caused a sensation, with all the promise of its looks confirmed by independent road test results that not only recorded a...
LOT 140

1999 Maserati 3200 GT


The Maserati 3200 GT was styled by Italdesign whose founder and head, Giorgetto Giugiaro, previously designed, amongst others, the Ghibli, Bora and Merak and so certainly had the pedigree...
LOT 141

1959 Mercedes-Benz 220 S ‘Ponton’


Mercedes-Benz reintroduced six-cylinder models to its range in 1951 with the 220 and 300 types, both of which were shown at the Frankfurt Show in the spring of that...
LOT 143

1985 Ferrari Mondial 3.0 Quattrovalvole

Single Family Ownership / 52,000 Miles From New


The Mondial saw Ferrari return to Pininfarina as its choice of styling house, and it was sold as a mid-sized Coupé and, eventually, a Cabriolet. Conceived as a ‘more...
LOT 144

2003 Porsche 996 Turbo

13,000 Miles From New - With factory fitted X50 power upgrade - Fitted with desirable manual gearbox


The 911 (996) Turbo offers genuine supercar performance in a compact and practical package. Theturbocharged version of the 996 appeared in 2000, three years after the normally aspirated 996...
LOT 145

1996 BMW 850 CSi


The E31-generation BMW 8 Series was launched at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September 1989, and despite being the replacement for the outgoing E24 6 Series, it was worlds...
LOT 146

1990 Alfa Romeo Spider S4 2.0L

Right Hand Drive with 37,000 miles from new


The Spider designation for the open top sports cars originates from the word, speeder, and a two-person open horse carriage. The Alfa Romeo 105/115 Series Spider was produced from...
LOT 147

1998 Chevrolet Camaro Coupe


The fourth generation of the Camaro was produced by American automobile manufacturer Chevrolet for the 1993 through 2002 model years; although the last 30 models were unofficially sold in...
LOT 148

1991 Ferrari Testarossa


Ferrari’s flagship model of the 1980s, the Testarossa, revived a famous name from the Italian manufacturer’s past when it arrived in 1984. A car of abnormal design and performance,...
LOT 149

1934 Mercedes-Benz 170V Sport Roadster

Podium finisher at Pebble Beach Concours D’Elegance


The Mercedes-Benz Typ 170 was a ground-breaking new model for Mercedes-Benz, launching it into the compact sector of the automobile market at its launch in 1931. The new model...
LOT 150

1995 Porsche 993 Turbo


The 993 is the company’s internal name for the version of the Porsche 911 model manufactured and sold between late 1993 and early 1998, replacing the 964. Its discontinuation...
LOT 151

1982 Ferrari 512 BBi


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. For...
LOT 152

2008 Porsche 997 Turbo

Desirable manual gearbox - 38,000 miles from new


The evolution of the Porsche 911 into the 997 was more evolutionary than revolutionary as it was with its predecessor the 996. The exterior underwent a redesign, bringing back...
LOT 153

1991 BMW 318is


The BMW E30 was produced from 1982 to 1994 and was the first 3-series to be produced in estate as well as sedan styles. Today, the E30 retains its...
LOT 154

1982 Range Rover

Original Left Hand Drive


The Range Rover was greeted enthusiastically by both press and public on its arrival in 1970, offering comfortable cruising at 90mph and a greater off-road capability than most of its...
LOT 155

1959 Mercedes-Benz 190SL

Rare Right Hand Drive example - Benefits from comprehensive restoration


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 156

1967 Mercedes-Benz 250SL

In rare RHD specification


The Mercedes-Benz W113 roadsters, designed by Paul Bracq, were produced from 1963 through to 1971. They were known as the ‘pagoda roof’ SL. All models boast an inline six-cylinder...
LOT 157

1963 Hillman Superminx Convertible


The Hillman Minx was produced from 1931-1970 and, not surprisingly, underwent many changes in this time. The “Audax” Design Minx that is most commonly associated with classic motoring today...
LOT 158

1960 Jaguar Mk II


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...
LOT 159

1933 Rolls Royce 20/25


Maintaining its policy of offering one ‘Large’ and one ‘Small’ model (the terms being purely relative), Rolls-Royce introduced the 20/25 in 1929 as a successor to the outgoing 20....
LOT 160

1974 Alfa Romeo Montreal

43,000 miles from new


Alfa Romeo’s stylish Montreal was first shown at the World Expo in Montreal in 1967.  Originally intended as nothing more than a show car, based on the existing Giulia...
LOT 161

1986 Ferrari 328 GTS


Introduced in 1985, the ‘328’ was the third of Ferrari’s highly successful family of V8-engined road cars that had begun with the 308 GT4 of 1973. Originally badged as...