The Spirit of Motoring at Syon Park

Auction Details


Syon Park, Brentford, Middlesex, TW8 8JF

Date 19 Oct 2019
Time 2:00 PM

Friday 18th October from 10.00am to 6.00pm
On the day of the sale from 9.00am to start of sale

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

The Spirit of Motoring at Syon Park 2019 LOT LIST

1949 MG TC

Documented history going back over 60 years

ESTIMATE: £18,000-£22,000

Launched in 1945, the TC Midget was the first post-war MG, although it was quite similar to the pre-war TB, sharing the same pushrod-OHV engine. However, it had a slightly higher compression ratio of 7.4:1 giving 54.5bhp (40.6 kW)...

1957 Chevrolet Corvette

Rare Manual Transmission

ESTIMATE: £45,000-£55,000

Chevrolets first rework of the Corvette roadster pushed the 1956 model in a far more muscular direction than the European-inspired original. Round headlights appeared to lean forward, and the new chrome-lined coves behind the rear wheels and carried into...

1950 Riley RMD Drophead Coupe

Original Factory Coachwork

ESTIMATE: £35,000-£40,000

The Riley RM Series is an executive car which was produced by Riley from 1945 to 1955. It was the last model developed independently by Riley prior to the 1952 merger of Riley’s still new owner Nuffield, with Austin...

1965 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 Tribute

ESTIMATE: £20,000-£25,000

‘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 the car’s chief attractions…’ Motor Magazine Ford created a new class...

1993 Porsche 964 C15 Widebody Cabriolet

Right Hand Drive

ESTIMATE: £50,000-£60,000

Registration: The Porsche 964 is the company’s internal name for the Porsche 911 manufactured and sold between 1989 and 1994. Designed by Benjamin Dimson through January 1986, it featured significant styling revisions over previous 911 models, most prominently the more...

1991 BMW M3 E30 Cabriolet

One of only 7 M3 E30 Cabriolets supplied new in German Racing Silver

ESTIMATE: £35,000-£45,000

The E30 M3 was the pinnacle of the low-volume homologation road car built by BMW Motorsport for various European touring car championships in the early 1990s and for all intents and purposes broke the mould and changed the landscape...

1970 Mercedes- Benz 280 SL Pagoda

Rare Manual Gearbox

ESTIMATE: £60,000-£70,000

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 now ageing 190 and 300SL models. Mercedes engineering, together with...

1977 Ferrari 308 GTB ‘Vetroresina’

Rare Right Hand Drive - One owner Since 1977

ESTIMATE: £80,000-£100,000

Officially introduced at the Paris Salon in October 1975, the 308 GTB’s styling was created by Pininfarina. The stunning two seat coachwork was all new, but incorporated all of the old magic by blending aspects of the Dino 206/246...

1997 Aston Martin DB7 Coupe

Owned by the former AMOC Club Secretary Rare Manual Gearbox

ESTIMATE: £20,000-£25,000

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 Ian Callum, its lines were evocative of earlier Aston Martin...

1968 Mercedes- Benz 280 S

ESTIMATE: £8,000-£12,000

Publicly displayed for the first time at the Frankfurt Auto Show in 1967, Mercedes-Benz’s fifteen ‘New Generation’ models went on sale the following January. But although the fuel-injected 280 SE saloon shared its bodyshell with the ‘New Generation’ 280...