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1931 Riley Alpine Saloon For Sale

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  • £33,700 Or near offer
  • 1931
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Price £33,700 Or near offer
Ad Type For Sale
Category Classic Cars
Make Riley
Model Alpine
Year 1931
Mileage 25,700 miles
Country UK
Region Bedfordshire
Telephone 01525 204819
Status Trade
Date 06-Aug-2020
Ref C1253665
Date of registration: 14/03/1931

A super example of the “Alpine 6”, powered by the 1633 cc Riley engine and mated to the silent 3rd 4 speed gearbox. Being lighter than the larger Riley 6 cylinder models, this fabric bodied car has slightly better performance owing to it`s higher power to weight ratio however it very much retains it`s vintage feel with it`s cable braking system which is surprisingly effective and also it`s period interior.

This Alpine has had much money lavished on it over the years with a total restoration some 9 years ago. The blue fabric body is in fine condition and is complemented by black mudguards, a lovely blue leather interior, blue carpets and a highly original dash panel with correct instruments.

It maintains it`s original GN registration number and nearly continuous ownership including buff logbook with indicated fuel ration stamps points to it`s originality. The car benefited from an engine rebuild by marque expert Keith Pointing and has also been totally retrimmed with full fabric recovering; there is a large supporting history folder.
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