Drives well with quiet gears and a willing engine.Few previous owners and low mileage of 49,69 may be correct going by old MOT's. No splits or tears in the headlining and seats,the painted "wood" dash is in perfect condition.Fitted inertia reel belts,everything works including the period radio.The body is sound but understandably has been repaired over the years. The previous owner,a retired engineer extensively re-furbished the car including re-chroming the bumpers and other parts.Drivers Handbook and Workshop Manual. Now tax and MOT exempt but tested today - expires 2/8/19.Excellent spares availability and support via the A40 Farina Owners Club. Owned for seven years but not being used enough.
The 1098 cc original engine is in very good order. Starts and runs with no issues.The 4 Speed Manual Gearbox also in good condition, drives well and has been regularly driven.No rust spots/dents/scratches etc.
The chassis is also in very good condition.The interior is all original. The leather seats .....
For sale an Austin A40 Somerset of 1952.
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The car is located in Portugal, near Oporto Airport. You can get a low cost flight. I will pick up at the Airport to check the car. I can help with transport.
Austin A40 Farina Mk 2 rally prepared 1293cc very tidy body very good underneath new engine 700 miles rally cam recon 1 3/4 su belt drive timing gear balanced engine professional rebuild on engine good gear box rear cage trip meter MG metro front seats mg midget front disc brakes
Historic rallied .....
1.197cc and 51cv. Aluminium body manufactured by Jensen. Only 4,011 units were built. It has been totally restored to about 10 years, a meticulous restoration and without looking to costs. In excellent condition. A car already quite rare. Price in Euros: 19.000.
1966 Austin A40 Farina. Horizon Blue with a black roof and blue upholstery. The Austin A40 Farina is a small family car introduced by Austin in saloon (1958) and Countryman (1959) versions. Although usually referred to as the A40 Farina, to distinguish it from previous A40 models, it was badged simply .....
Austin Farina A40 MkI 1962.
MOT and Tax Exempt
Used daily - good engine 1100 cc
Good gearbox and back axle, lots of new brake parts.
New nearside inner and outer sills
New front floor pans
V5c present, reg non-transferrable
Some minor jobs required to complete mechanical restoration
Stunning in Embassy Black with Red Interior this A40 MK 1 has covered just 46800 miles from new
with less than 1000 miles covered since 1976., with the mot to prove the mileage at that time
One Father and son in law owners until 2017. The A40 is untouched with no rust or any repairs to any of the .....
1954 Austin A40 Somerset for sale, 45,000 miles, cylinder head converted to Lead free. Original car throughout. Dry garaged and no rot !
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Please ring Tye on 07989 701274 or 01743 240199
This wonderful Austin A40 Farina Mkl Deluxe saloon will be one of the best examples left in existence.
As shown on the Heritage Certificate, it was built on 2nd April 1959 and registered new on 9th April by L F Dove of Croydon and given the registration number VOY182 which it still wears today.
One of a kind, hand built aluminium body. Chassis all good, Drives smoothly, gorgeous engine roar. Keeps up with modern traffic, have travelled several times on the motorway with her. 4 new tyres. This is not a kit car & is on its original registration plate.
Also have the green log book & further .....