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1976 Ferrari 308 GTS Vetroresina Makes £123,200 at Brightwells Bicester Heritage Flywheel Auction today.

Published 24 June 2017

Early fibreglass bodied 308s with the 255HP carburettor V8 engine are the least common, most powerful and most sought after 308s. This RHD 71,000 mile example with a good history, but missing leather walleted service book was estimated at £70,000 to £90,000 before commission and went on to sell for £123,200 inclusive.

BMW 2001 Tii 1973 Brightwells Flywheel

It wasn’t the only car in the sale to substantially outbid its estimate. An immaculate 1973 BMW 2002 Tii catalogued at £17,500 to £19,500 sold for £28,000 including commission and VAT.

A 1936 Railton Cobham Deluxe Saloon expecting £5,000 to £18,000 sold for £25,200 inclusive.

Austin 7 Trials Special 1929 Brightwells Flywheel

A very interesting 1929 Austin Seven special that looked like a miniature Frazer Nash, estimated at £10,000 - £12,000 sold for £19,600.

Austin A60 Pick -up 1968 Brightwells Flywheel

A rare and unusually immaculate 1968 Austin A60 pick-up reckoned at £12,000 - £14,000 made £19,264 inc.

A lovely 1953 Riley RMF catalogued at £10,000 - £12,000 sold for £16,576.

Jeep Willys MB 1943 Brightwells Flywheel

A 1943 Willys MB jeep estimated at £13,000 - £16,000 sold for £20,160 inc.

Ferguson TEF20 1953 Brightwells Flywheel

And a circa 1953 Ferguson TEF20 diesel tractor expecting £3,500 to £4,000 sold for £5,712 inc.

More Results From Brightwells Bicester Heritage Flywheel Sale:

 Allard M-Type DHC 1948 Brightwells Flywheel

1948 Allard M-Type DHC, restores, high compression ally heads, 5-speed transmission sold for £28,000 inc.

Alvis 12_50 Beetleback 1924 Brightwells

1924 Alvis 12/50 Beetleback, from Australia, 23-inch wheels sold for £33,600 inc.

Alvis Speed 20 SB 1934 Brightwells Flywheel

1934 Alvis Speed 20 SB DHC partly restored, needs completing, sold for £16,240 inc.

1995 Aston Martin DB7 3.2 coupe manual with factory ‘Driving Dynamics’ kit, 54k miles, sold for £25,200 inc.

1959 Austin A35 4-door, new MoT, sold for £3,360 inc.

Austin 7 Chummy 1928 Yellow Brightwells

1928 Austin Seven Chummy yellow, sold for £10,080 inc.

Austin 7 Chummy 1928 Red Brightwells

1928 Austin Seven Chummy red, sold for £11,872 inc.

Austin 7 Ulster Barn Find C 1928 Brightwells

c1928 Austin Seven Special Ulster bodied barn find, sold for £6,160 inc.

Austin 7 Trials Special C 1929 Bightwells

C1929 Austin Seven trials special (not to VSCC rules) sold for £3,696 inc.

Chevrolet Capitol AA1927 Brightwells Flywheel (1)

1927 Chevrolet Capitol AA RHD 4-cylinder tourer sold for £10,640.

1929 Ford Model A Tudor 24HP, RHD sold for £9,520 inc.

Ford Mustang Shelby R 1965 Brightwells

1965 Ford Mustang Shelby 350R recreation (not road legal) sold for £40,320 inc.

Lancia Ardea 1942 Brightwells Flywheel

1942 Lancia Ardea 903cc nicely restored, sold for £11,760 inc.

1964 LandRover SIIA SWB with Holden 3.3 litre engine sold for £6,832 inc.

1995 Maserati Ghibli automatic, recent cambelt change, sold for £8,176 inc.

1954 MG TF 1250 Roadster, recent resto, 5-speed gearbox, sold for £11,760 inc.

1933 MG J2 1935 Australian Grand Prix car sold for £29,120 inc.

1972 MGB GT, replacement bodyshell, sold for £4,144 inc.

Morris Commercial Builders Van  1923 Brightwells

1923 Morris Commercial snub nose builder’s van, sold for £6,832 inc.

1966 Morris Minor 1000 two-door, £5,000 spent, sold for £3,136 inc.

1980 Renault 4GTL, sold for £3,472 inc.

1975 Rolls Royce Silver Shadow 1, 67,000 miles, LPG, sold for £5,600 inc.

1929 Rolls Royce 20HP Landaulette by Lawton and Goodman, sold for £35,840 inc.

1965 Rover P5 3-litre saloon, 118,000 miles, sold for £6,160 inc.

1973 Rover P6 2000SC, 36,800 miles, sold for £3,360 inc.

c1957 Soviet surface to air rocket motor, sold for £2,016 inc.

1967 Triumph T120TT Bonneville motorcycle, sold for £7,952 inc.

Willys Knight Model 70A 1928 Brightwells

1928 Willys-Knight Model 70A saloon, sold for £10,080 inc.

Wolseley 10HP 1921 Interior Brightwells

1921 Wolseley 10 two-seater coupe, sold for £12,320 inc.


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Next Brightwells Classic & Vintage auction at Leominster on 12th July 2017. 



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