Auktion 26.05.2012

Historics at Brooklands Museum Trust Ltd
Thorney Lane North
SL0 9HF Iver
Großbritannien und Nordirland
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Datum der Auktion: 26.05.2012

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1957 Matchless Twin 600cc

Matchless is one of the oldest British motorcycles marques, manufactured in London between 1899 and 1966. A wide range of models were produced under the Matchless name, ranging from small two-stroke engines to 750cc four-stroke twin cylinder models. Matchless had a long history of racing success

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Schätzpreis: 1.600 £ - 1.800 £

Datum: 26.05.2012

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1951 AJS 350cc

AJS was the name used for cars and motorcycles made by the Wolverhampton company A.J. Stevens & Co. Ltd, from 1909 to 1931; a company which held 117 motorcycle world records. After the firm was sold, the name continued to be used by Matchless, Associated Motorcycles and Norton-Villiers on

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Schätzpreis: 1.500 £ - 1.800 £

Datum: 26.05.2012

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1959 Matchless 250cc

The first Matchless motorcycle was manufactured in 1899, and production began in 1901. Matchless was the trading name of Collier & Sons, the father Henry Herbert Collier and his sons Charlie and Harry. The Matchless tank badge was a winged 'M'. Like many motorcycle manufacturers of the time, they

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Schätzpreis: 1.700 £ - 2.000 £

Datum: 26.05.2012

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1963 Triumph 350cc Twin

Like many of the motorcycle companies that came onto the scene at the start of the 20th century, Triumph had its roots in the bicycle industry, beginning in 1886 as the 'Triumph Cycle Company' and based in Coventry. Triumph Motorcycles Ltd is the largest surviving UK motorcycle manufacturer

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Schätzpreis: 2.200 £ - 2.600 £

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1956 Matchless 350cc

In 1938, Matchless and AJS became part of Associated Motorcycles (AMC), with both companies producing models under their own brands. During the amalgamations that occurred in the British motorcycle industry in the 1960's, the Matchless four-stroke twin was replaced with the Norton twin, ending a

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Schätzpreis: 1.800 £ - 2.200 £

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2000 Piaggio Vespa ET4

Vespa is a brand of scooter manufactured by Piaggio in Italy; the name translated meaning wasp. It has evolved from a single model motor scooter manufactured in 1946 to a full line of scooters and one of seven companies today owned by Piaggio; now Europe's largest manufacturer of two-wheeled

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Schätzpreis: 3.500 £ - 5.000 £

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1957 Aermacchi 175 Ala Rossa

In 1957 Aermacchi produced their first sporting motorcycles; the company directors finally realized that the love of every Italian was a bike that looked fast and not luxurious. There were four new models that year: the Ala Bianca (White Wing), Ala Azzurra (Light Blue Wing), Ala Rossa (Red Wing

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Schätzpreis: 3.750 £ - 5.750 £

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1920 Matchless Twin with Sidecar

Matchless is one of the oldest marques of British motorcycles manufactured in London between 1899 and 1966. A wide range of models were produced under the Matchless name ranging from small two-strokes to 750cc four-stroke twins. Matchless had a long history of racing success; a Matchless ridden by

Los #: 207

Schätzpreis: 45.000 £ - 55.000 £

Datum: 26.05.2012

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1904 Sharp Tractor

This very rare Sharp tractor is thought to date from circa 1904. Having been dry stored and unused for a number of years, the vendor has decided it is time for a new owner to enjoy her. This grey, open tractor with sprung seat is very solid and complete, the front artillery wheels to the front and

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Schätzpreis: 20.000 £ - 25.000 £

Datum: 26.05.2012

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1972 Volkswagen Beetle 1303S

The Volkswagen Beetle or Bug, was produced from 1938 until 2003. With over 21 million manufactured in an air-cooled, rear-engined, rear-wheel drive configuration, the Beetle is the longest-running and most-manufactured car of a single design platform anywhere in the world. During the 1950's, the car

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1997 Lada Hussar

The Lada Niva (2121) was described by its designers as a ""Renault 5 put on a Land Rover chassis."" It was Lada's first non-Fiat based model. Much of its mechanicals are carried over from the Fiat based models though the body, four-wheel drive system and front suspension were designed by Lada

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1984 Bentley Mulsanne Turbo

The Bentley Mulsanne is a performance luxury car produced from 1980 until 1992 although derivative models like the Continental T and Azure continued in production into the 2000s. The name 'Mulsanne' is derived from Bentley's famous racing history, which included five victories at the 24 Hours du

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1978 Mercedes-Benz 350 SL

Introduced early in 1971, this impressive two-seater sports car replaced the 280SL. The body and chassis of the 3rd generation Mercedes-Benz SL was considerably heavier and longer than its predecessor but still showed a resemblance to them. The front and rear axles were similar to those of the

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1967 Triumph Mistral TR3/4 Sports Special by Microplas

Microplas Ltd was founded in Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire in the early 1950's by a group of 750 Motor Club enthusiasts who got together to design and produce an all-enveloping glass fibre bodyshell for the Austin Seven chassis. Its first design, the Stiletto, was followed in 1955 by the Mistral

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Schätzpreis: 9.000 £ - 12.000 £

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1987 Mercedes-Benz 300SL

Mercedes-Benz have been producing an SL (Sport Leicht) model or range of models since 1954. The similarly styled but mechanically unrelated 190 followed in 1955 completing the first generation of cars. The second generation SL's began with the 230 in 1963. It was distinguished by its lower

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Schätzpreis: 5.500 £ - 7.000 £

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1965 Ford Cortina GT to full Lotus Cortina Specification

The history of the Lotus Cortina began in 1961 after Colin Chapman decided he wanted to build his own engines for Lotus. His chance came when he commissioned Harry Mundy to design a twin-cam version of the Ford Kent engine. The engine's first appearance was in 1962 at the Nürburgring in a Lotus 23

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Schätzpreis: 15.000 £ - 20.000 £

Datum: 26.05.2012

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1954 Morris Minor ‘Split Screen’ Series II

The Morris Minor was debuted at the Earls Court Motor Show in London on 20 September 1948. Designed by Alec Issigonis, more than 1.3 million were manufactured between 1948 and 1971. In 1952, the Morris Minor was updated with an Austin-designed 803cc overhead valve, A-Series engine, replacing the

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Schätzpreis: 2.000 £ - 4.000 £

Datum: 26.05.2012

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1990 Peugeot 205 GTI

The Peugeot 205 was produced between 1983 and 1998 and was declared 'Car of the Decade' by CAR magazine in 1990. The styling of the 205 is often thought to be a Pininfarina design; however Gerard Welter, Peugeot's chief designer, claims it as an in-house design; and the car is often credited as the

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1989 Volkswagen Golf GTi Convertible

In May 1974, Volkswagen presented the first-generation Golf as a modern front wheel-drive, long-range replacement for the Volkswagen Beetle. Later Golf variations included the Golf GTI 'hot hatch', introduced in June 1976, a diesel-powered version from September 1976, the Jetta notchback saloon in

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1952 Morris Minor Convertible

The Morris Minor was a British economy car that debuted at the Earls Court Motor Show on 20th September, 1948. Designed under the leadership of Alec Issigonis, over 1.3 million examples were manufactured from 1948-1971. Initially available as a two door saloon and convertible, the range was

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Schätzpreis: 2.000 £ - 2.500 £

Datum: 26.05.2012

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2001 Bentley Arnage Red Label

The Bentley Arnage was launched in 1998, a large luxury saloon car that replaced the previous Bentley Turbo saloon. Built by Bentley Motors in Crewe, England from 1998 to 2009, the Arnage and its Rolls-Royce sibling, the Silver Seraph, were introduced in the Spring of 1998 and were the first

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Schätzpreis: 18.000 £ - 24.000 £

Datum: 26.05.2012

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1971 Jaguar E-Type Series III Roadster

In March 2008, the Jaguar E-Type ranked first in the Daily Telegraph's list of the '100 most beautiful cars' of all time. The E-Type was initially designed and shown to the public as a grand tourer in two-seater coupé form and as convertible, on its release, Enzo Ferrari called it ""The most

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Schätzpreis: 29.000 £ - 34.000 £

Datum: 26.05.2012

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2005 Maserati 2400 Cambiocorsa Coupé

The Maserati 4200GT is an evolution from the previous model 3200GT and also a reference to the increase in engine size from 3.2 litre to 4.2 litre. The Spyder was first unveiled to the public at the 2001 Frankfurt Auto Show with the Coupé's debut following shortly after at the 2002 Detroit Auto

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Schätzpreis: 14.000 £ - 19.000 £

Datum: 26.05.2012

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1997 Honda NSX

The Honda NSX was produced between 1990 and 2005 and is equipped with a mid-engine, rear-wheel drive layout, powered by an all-aluminium V6 engine featuring Honda's Variable Valve Timing and Lift Electronic Control (VTEC) system. In 1984 Honda commissioned the Italian car designer Pininfarina to

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Schätzpreis: 14.000 £ - 17.000 £

Datum: 26.05.2012

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1971 Austin Mini Cooper S 1275cc

Designed by Alex Issigonis in 1959, a new concept in car design was born. With a monocoque shell, transversely mounted engine and front wheel drive, the new 'Mini', as it was commonly known, soon became popular across a broad spectrum of the population. The potential for competition use was soon

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Schätzpreis: 12.000 £ - 18.000 £

Datum: 26.05.2012

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1985 Audi Quattro

Audi's headquarters are in Bavaria and has been a wholly owned (99.55%) subsidiary of Volkswagen AG since 1966, following a phased purchase of its predecessor, Auto Union, from its former owner, Daimler-Benz. Volkswagen relaunched the Audi brand in 1965 the companys' slogan or tagline is Vorsprung

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Schätzpreis: 1.800 £ - 2.200 £

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1962 Jaguar E-Type Series I Roadster

Launched at the 1961 Geneva Motor Show, the Jaguar E-Type was nothing short of a revelation. With its heady blend of supercar performance, breathtaking styling and low price tag, the newcomer left rivals reeling and customers clamouring, while early sports car racing success at the hands of Graham

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Schätzpreis: 38.000 £ - 44.000 £

Datum: 26.05.2012

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1963 Alfa Romeo 2600 Sprint

The Alfa Romeo 2600 (series 106) was Alfa Romeo´s six-cylinder flagship and produced from 1961 to 1968. It has become historically significant as the last Alfa Romeo to have been fitted with an inline six-cylinder engine having twin overhead camshafts. This had been the traditional Alfa Romeo engine

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Schätzpreis: 22.000 £ - 26.000 £

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2002 Maserati 2400 Cambiocorsa Spyder

The Maserati 4200GT is an evolution from the previous model 3200GT and also a reference to the increase in engine size from 3.2 litre to 4.2 litre. The Spyder was first unveiled to the public at the 2001 Frankfurt Auto Show with the Coupé's debut following shortly after at the 2002 Detroit Auto

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Schätzpreis: 14.000 £ - 20.000 £

Datum: 26.05.2012

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1953 Alvis TA21 Three Position Drophead by Tickford

The Alvis type TA21 was announced in 1950, looking much like its TA14 predecessor but featuring independent front suspension and a new, overhead-valve, six cylinder, 3-litre engine. Styled along classic, pre-war lines, the 3-Litre was reckoned by Autocar magazine to appeal to 'discerning owners who

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Schätzpreis: 24.000 £ - 28.000 £

Datum: 26.05.2012