True Greats 2017

Auction Details


The Royal Horticultural Society,
Lindley Hall, Vincent Square
Westminster, London, SW1P 2PE

Date 05 Dec 2017
Time 7:00 PM

Monday 4th December from 12.00pm to 6.00pm
On the day of the sale from 10.00am to start of sale

Location The Royal Horticultural Halls, Westminister, London, UK
Admission Admission by Catalogue (Admits Two)
Collection Terms Terms & Conditions of Business

True Greats 2017 2017 LOT LIST

1966 Alfa Romeo GTC

Rare Right Hand Drive example

ESTIMATE: £100,000-£130,000

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After World War II, Alfa Romeo were able to return to manufacturing Italian automobiles, however a new model was not launched until 1950. The new design being the 1900, a twin overhead cam 1859cc 4-cylinder saloon. However,...

C.1936 Fiat Topolino

The Property of a Gentlemen - From a private collection


If they dished out Oscars for cuteness, the adorable Topolino would surely be head of the queue. A masterpiece of minimalist engineering, it was the brainchild of Fiat boss Senator Giovanni Agnelli who, in 1934, envisaged a small...

1958 Jaguar XK150 3.4 Litre

ESTIMATE: £50,000-£60,000

“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 more outstanding example of value for money.” -The Autocar

1973 Maserati Bora

Rare Right Hand Drive UK Delivered Car - Less than 30,000 miles from new

ESTIMATE: £160,000-£190,000

Introduced at the Geneva Motor Show in March of 1971, Maserati’s new Bora, designed by Giorgetto Giugiaro, was intended to be a mid-engined grand tourer. While mid-engined cars had proven to be wonderful sports cars but quirky and...

1990 Lamborghini Countach Anniversary

One owner for 25 years - Under 400 miles from new

ESTIMATE: £250,000-£290,000

Few would deny that Lamborghini’s Countach is the quintessential supercar of its era. It was built by a talented and passionate team of designers and engineers with the purpose of being the most extrovert and outrageous of cars...

1973 Pontiac Trans AM

Early 455 7.5 Litre engine - Single headlight European delivered car

ESTIMATE: £40,000-£60,000

The Pontiac Firebird was introduced in February, 1967, 5 months after its Chevrolet Camaro corporate twin was introduced. The Firebird, along with the Camaro, was GM’s answer to the astoundingly successful Ford Mustang, and were known as F-bodies....

1973 Ferrari 246GT Dino

Right Hand Drive - Delivered new to Lord Aitken, 3rd Baron Beaverbrook

ESTIMATE: £235,000-£275,000

This classic and nowadays much sought-after Ferrari was named after Enzo Ferrari’s son Alfredino, who died in 1956, aged 24. Enzo Ferrari credits his son with the inspiration for a series of successful small and medium capacity V6...

1968 Jaguar E-Type Series 1.5 Roadster

Single Ownership for Three Decades - Matching numbers - Original Right Hand Drive

ESTIMATE: £80,000-£90,000

Apart from the engine and transmission, Jaguar’s E-Type was all new. Introduced at Geneva in March 1961, it combined a multi-tube front chassis with a monocoque centre section. Front suspension was similar to the predecessor XK-150’s wishbones and...