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1949 Riley RM Special Cabriolet known as "Sir Walter" SOLD

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  • £22,000 As stated
  • 1949
  • BROMLEY
Not for sale - it has been sold via a Car and Classic Free Ad
Ad Type For Sale
Category Classic Cars
Make Riley
Model RM
Year 1949
Mileage 97,497 miles
Country UK
Town BROMLEY
Status Private
Ref C1156835
"Sir Walter" is featured in "The Legendary RM's" by John Price Williams. We have had the paint spectographed and made up to freshen up,but like others say they prefer the patina, we are now in the same frame of mind and enjoy it so much as it is not precious ! In the last 3 yrs it has had a new clutch,5x new Dunlops,complete new spin off oil filter assembly,new aluminium radiator+new hoses,new professional wiring loom with electronic ignition,alternator,twin air horns,new electronic washers,new battery,complete new brake upgrade with servo,Mulberry mohair hood+tonneau+frame,thousands spent.On the web there is an RMC at 67.5K and others generally late £40K's.Modern 1800 engine with twin SU's and overdrive gearbox.Motorway 30 mpg.It is truly a one off and is genuinely unique with great provenance and patina.
 
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