Auktion 18.05.2011

Historics at Brooklands Museum Trust Ltd
Thorney Lane North
SL0 9HF Iver
Großbritannien und Nordirland
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Datum der Auktion: 18.05.2011

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1984 Mercedes-Benz 380SE Saloon

The W126 series premiered in late 1979 replacing the W116 line. The W126 line introduced a host of new safety features, and ushered in the next phase of Mercedes-Benz styling. The W126 brought much-improved aerodynamics to the S-Class, enlarged yet lighter engines with blocks made of aluminium and

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1977 Lotus Eclat

Lotus Engineering Ltd. was formed by engineer Colin Chapman, a graduate of University College, London, in 1952. The first factory was in old stables behind the Railway Hotel in Hornsey, North London. Team Lotus, which was split off from Lotus Engineering in 1954, was active and competitive in

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Lot 201a - 1981 Austin Mini HL

The Austin Morris Mini was made by the British Motor Corporation (BMC) and its successors from 1959 until 2000. The original is considered a British icon of the 1960's, and its space-saving front wheel drive layout influenced a generation of car-makers. In 1999, the Mini was voted the second most

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1982 Porsche 911 SC

The Porsche 911 is a luxury 2-door sports coupe. It has a distinctive design, rear engined and with independent rear suspension, an evolution of the swing axle on the Porsche 356. The engine was also air-cooled until the introduction of the Type 996 in 1998. Since its introduction in autumn 1963,it

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Schätzpreis: 12.000 £ - 16.000 £

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1981 Rolls-Royce Silver Spirit -WITHDRAWN

Before David Plastow left his senior position at Rolls-Royce following the take-over of Vickers plc, he had been responsible for a series of models, amongst which was the Rolls-Royce Silver Spirit. The Silver Spirit was unveiled in October 1980, as a replacement for the Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow

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Schätzpreis: 4.000 £ - 6.000 £

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1963 Land Rover SWB Series IIA

The first Land Rover made its debut in 1948. It was designed with brilliant simplicity for extraordinary ability and unrivalled strength and durability. In fact, six decades on it is estimated that two-thirds of all these incredible vehicles are still at work - many of them in some of the most

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1969 Lotus Elan Plus 2 S

The original Elan was introduced in 1962 as a roadster, although an optional hardtop was offered in 1963 and a coupé version in 1965. The two seat Lotus Elan replaced the elegant, but unreliable and expensive to produce Lotus Elite. It was the first Lotus road car to use the now famous steel

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1993 Mercedes-Benz 600 SEL

The Mercedes-Benz W140 was a series of flagship vehicles manufactured by the Mercedes-Benz. The car premiered at the Geneva Motor Show in March 1991, with the first examples rolling off the production line on August 6, 1991. The SE/SEL/SEC cars were renamed the S-Class, with alphanumerical

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1973 Jensen Interceptor Series III

Shown at the October 1966 Earls Court Motor Show, the Touring of Milan designed Interceptor was quite a sensation and received much praise. The fact Jensen had, in the space of a year, produced two completely new models was also outstanding, particularly as the two companies involved in the project

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1989 Porsche 550 Spyder Recreation

Inspired by the Porsche 356, created by Ferry Porsche, and some spyder prototypes built and raced by Walter Glöckler, the factory decided to build a car designed for use in motorsport and was introduced at the 1953 Paris Motor Show. The 550 was extremely low to the ground aiding ground effects and

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1983 Rolls-Royce Silver Spur

In the 1970s, Austrian Fritz Feller was chief engineer of styling and future projects at Crewe. He looked to the Pininfarina-designed Camargue for design cues, resulting in the Silver Spirit and Silver Spur of the 1980s. Externally these cars were entirely new, but retained most of the chassis

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Schätzpreis: 7.000 £ - 10.000 £

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1929 Singer 12hp Senior Saloon

George Singer started his business career with the dream of building the best cars in the world and as a consequence in 1901, he formed the Singer Motor Company in England. The company grew from a small assembly garage to being the third largest car manufacturer in Britain. The success of Singer was

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1933 Vauxhall Cadet Four Light Coupé

Faulk's Hall, the land upon which the eponymous company based its first factory was situated on the south side of the River Thames. The 13th century Knight Faulk Le Brent owned the land and, curiously enough, when Faulks Hall (or Vauxhall) moved their works to Luton in 1907, it turned out that that

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Lot 211a - 1946 Chevrolet ¾ Tonne Split Screen Pick Up

Presented today is this exceptionally clean Chevrolet ¾ ton split window pickup truck. Imported from the USA into Holland and subsequently into the UK, this rare split window truck has recently acquired a MoT test certificate and has been registered with the UK authorities. The condition looks

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1970 Bedford J Class Pickup

Bedford was a subsidiary company of Vauxhall Motors which was the provider of commercial vehicles for the UK and export markets. The origins of Vauxhall Motors can be traced to 1857 when Alexander Wilson founded the Vauxhall Iron Works in Wandsworth Road, Vauxhall, London. Vauxhall Motors moved to

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1948 Alvis TA14 Three Position Drophead Coupé by Carbodies

Following the end of World War II Alvis quickly re-emerged with a revised range of passenger cars. Alvis had been kept busy building Military vehicles during the war so it was able to revert to peacetime products quite quickly. As with most other manufacturers there was no time, or money, to develop

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1967 Chevrolet Camaro SS Convertible

Before any official announcement, reports began running during April 1965 within the automotive press that Chevrolet was preparing a competitor to the Ford Mustang, code-named Panther. On June 21, 1966, around 200 automotive journalists received a telegram from General Motors stating, ""...Please

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1958 Austin-Healey 100/6 BN4

The Austin-Healey 100 is a sports car built between 1953 and 1956 by the British Motor Corporation, named the 100-Six and built from 1956 to 1959, is a different car even though it shares the name '100'. It was developed by Donald Healey to be produced in-house by Healey's small car company in

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1959 Porsche 356A Coupé to Fast Road Specification

The Porsche 356 was the company's first production model. It was a lightweight and nimble handling rear-engine rear-wheel-drive 2 door sports car available in hardtop and convertible configurations. Design innovations continued during the years of manufacture, contributing to its motorsports success

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Schätzpreis: 22.000 £ - 28.000 £

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1961 Porsche 356B T5 Super Sunroof Coupé

The Porsche 356 was the company's first production model. It was a lightweight and nimble handling rear-engine rear-wheel-drive 2 door sports car available in hardtop and convertible configurations. Design innovations continued during the years of manufacture, contributing to its motorsports success

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Schätzpreis: 22.000 £ - 28.000 £

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1958 Jaguar XK150 Fixedhead Coupé

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 longer dropped as much over the doors. The bonnet was widened, opened down to the wings, and on the roadster the bulkhead was moved

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Schätzpreis: 26.000 £ - 45.000 £

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1985 Bentley Continental by Mulliner Park Ward

The Rolls-Royce Corniche was also sold as a Bentley, though that model became known as the Continental in 1984. The car used the standard Rolls-Royce V8 engine. It had an aluminium-silicon alloy block and aluminium cylinder heads with cast iron wet cylinder liners. The bore was 4.1"" and the stroke

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Schätzpreis: 34.000 £ - 40.000 £

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1958 Austin-Healey 100 BN6

Austin-Healey was a British sports car make and was established through a joint-venture arrangement, set up in 1952 between Leonard Lord of the Austin division of the British Motor Corporation (BMC) and the Donald Healey Motor Company, a renowned automotive engineering and design firm. Austin-Healey

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Schätzpreis: 24.000 £ - 28.000 £

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Lot 220a - 1967 Porsche 911R Recreation

This is a perfect recreation of one of the 16 Porsche factory 911R's is still running in, only covered 50 miles since an 860 hour compressive build to rally specification. This includes a super light weight body, lightweight doors, wings and bonnet finished in white. The attention to details

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1930 Rolls-Royce Phantom II, Three position Open Tourer

The year 1929 saw the introduction of the Phantom II. There were a host of improvements over the Phantom I, the most important of which concerned the chassis layout. The separate gearbox torque-tube drive and cantilever rear springing gave way to the PII's integral engine-gearbox unit, Hotchkiss

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Other Henley Roadster Ash Frame

Length 128"" Bulkhead height (side) 22"" Bulkhead height (centre) 29"" Bulkhead width 37"" The early history of Rolls-Royce in America is inextricably intertwined with that of the Brewster & Co. Coachworks, which contributed some of the most elegant, sporting and attractively proportioned bodies

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1954 Chevrolet Stepside Pickup 3100

Chevrolet's advance-design generation of trucks, introduced in 1947, received its first major restyle in 1954, including a triple row of large horizontal grille bars bisected by a vertical bar and the windscreen was replaced by a single curved piece of glass. Chief engineer Ed Cole also changed the

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1961 Ferrari 250 GTE

Ferrari's first standard production 2+2 made its debut as the course Marshall's track car at the Le Mans 24 Hour Race in June 1960 and had its world premiere later that year at the Paris Salon. The intended message was clear, not built for racing but the GTE's roots were clearly derived from the

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1973 Ferrari 365 GTB/4 Daytona

Ferrari produced what became the definitive GT of its time. The Ferrari 365 GTB/4, better known by the unofficial name Ferrari Daytona, is a Gran Turismo produced from 1968 to 1973. It was first introduced to the public at the Paris Salon in 1968 and replaced the 275 GTB/4. The unofficial Daytona

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1955 Rolls-Royce Silver Dawn

The Rolls-Royce Silver Dawn is a car that was produced by Rolls-Royce at their Crewe works between 1949 and 1955. It was the first Rolls-Royce car to be offered with a factory built body which it shared, along with its chassis, with the Bentley Mk. VI until 1952 and then the Bentley R-Type until

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Schätzpreis: 24.000 £ - 32.000 £

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