An automatic gearbox SP250. Delightfully presented after a complete, bespoke restoration.
This car will be auctioned at our forthcoming Classic Car Auctions Sale on Saturday 3rd of August, at The Warwickshire Events Centre, Leamington Spa, CV31 1XN.
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1961 Daimler SP250 ( B-Spec ) 'Dart'
Estimate (£): 24,000 - 28,000
(+buyer’s premium of 13.2% including VAT @ 20%)
Offered for sale is a 2.5L 1961 Daimler SP250 ( B-Spec ) 'Dart' automatic that has been with the current owner for the last 6 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 106 / 135.
CLASSIC CAR AUCTIONS SAYS:
Delightfully presented after a complete, bespoke restoration....
Desirable 'B-spec' example with the strengthened chassis
Very sound, ex-California car imported (without engine or gearbox) in 2013
Converted to RHD and complete, body-off, photo-documented, 5-year, bespoke restoration
Fitted with a V8 250 saloon engine and BW35 automatic box. Lovely engine bay
Delightfully finished in Bentley Verdant Green with a superb Parchment leather interior
Figured Walnut dashboard, chrome wires, whitewall tyres, Speedwell mirrors, White hardtop
Workshop manual (correct engine and gearbox), parts manual, Heritage record, wiring diagrams
REGISTRATION: 998 XVC RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
YEAR: 1961 ENGINE SIZE: 2.5L
MAKE: Daimler ODOMETER READING (MILES):
MODEL: SP250 ( B-Spec ) 'Dart' MOT EXPIRY:
WARRANTED: No CHASSIS NUMBER: 100915
Daimler SP 250 1962 "B" specification with rack and pinion steering.
It is finished in Jaguar/Daimler opalescent light racing green with green leather interior and black hood.
There is also a tonneau cover.Fitted with Chrome wire wheels in perfect condition with almost new tyres.
The car drives beautifully .....
An unusual departure for a firm more noted for its stately limousines, the SP250 sports car was Daimler's final fling before its acquisition by Jaguar. Aimed at the North American market and launched in 1959, the SP250 employed a separate ladder-type chassis on which sat controversially styled fibreglass .....
Rare Daimler Dart SP 250, the luxury sports spider built by the Jaguar Luxury car division from 1959 to 1964.
The car proposed foreign origin was registered in the years 90 in Italy and has always belonged to a single owner.
Several technical and aesthetic changes have been made .....
CLASSIC CAR DESIGN offers......
this singular DAIMLER SP250!
Produced at 2654 copies between 1959 and 1964, this atypical English car of 1962 has received a very nice complete restoration. Body, chassis, engine, brake, upholstery, nothing has been forgotten.
The fiberglass body presents a beautiful .....
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1961 Daimler Dart SP250,
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The Daimler Dart was built in Coventry and launched at the 1959 New York Motor Show achieving great success in the North American market. Built with a fibreglass body, the power was provided by the 2.5 litre Edward Turner designed V8 that soon became revered for the smoothness in its power delivery .....