Car & Classic Premium Dealer

Spinning Wheel Classic Cars Ltd

Sheffield Road, SheepBridge, Chesterfield,

S41 9EH

1952 Riley RMF 2.5 Saloon Beautiful 50,s Saloon For Sale

This advert viewed 2016 times
  • £22,750 As stated
  • 1952
Message the seller
Price £22,750 As stated
Ad Type For Sale
Category Classic Cars
Make Riley
Model RMF 2.5
Year 1952
Country UK
Region Derbyshire
Telephone 01246 451772
Status Trade
Date 05-Jan-2021
Ref C1281776
1952 Riley RMF 2.5 Saloon FPR 76 was first registered on the 4th November 1952 and still retains its original brown ‘buff’ logbook, and its finished in its original factory Black . This Riley spent its first eight years in Gillingham, Kent before moving to Portland, Dorset in 1960. By 1962 the RMF was in Cannock, Staffordshire and later in the 1960’s the car was in Wolverhampton. We have original tax discs from 1963 and 1967 and it would appear the Riley was off the road during the 1970’s, 1980’s and 1990’s, selling to a gentleman in Harrogate in 2001 as an original car with a recorded mileage of 42000 .The 2.5 engine was stripped down and rebuilt with re metalled main bearing shells, machined con rods, re-ground crankshaft, treated to new cylinder liners and new pistons. The Riley was mechanically re-commissioned with new parts to include starter ring gear, timing chain, new coolant hoses, new clutch, brakes overhauled, and various work carried out to the steering and suspension. Re-trim and various new brightwork, some re-chroming were carried out in 2003 After its refurbishment and initial use it was parked for ten years and in 2013 its then elderly owner decided to part with the car. Its new owner in 2014 decided to have the structure of the RMF,s ash frame rebuilt with new timber to include A posts, roof rail, windscreen bottom rail, scuttle knee set, lower roof corners, roof centre rails, roof top corners, rear window sub assembly, cant rails and timber interior light panels. The RM was also treated to a new vinyl roof, new bumpers and over-riders, all supplied by the Riley RM Centre. The interior woodwork was removed, re-veneered and polished a new headlining and boot carpet also being completed. Mechanically the RMF was recommisioned for the road once again and on my drive out in the RMF it performed with out noted fault with excellent oil pressure and no signs of over heating . Having had in the region of £20,000 spent on the car, it now presents beautifully with excellent structural integrity . 1200 miles have been covered since it was fully rebuilt. A fine 50,s saloon with typical Riley style and performance . V5C and excellent supporting history supplied . Delivery and Shipping arranged

using the button below Can also be used

Call/Text the details below

Car and Classic logo Compare classic car insurance quotes Get a quote
 
Similar Adverts
Get notified about new similar ads
Premium Dealer
6
Picture of 1929 Treen Riley 9 For Sale

Chassis Number: 601307/AEC108 Engine Number: 196874 Recorded fully in the Riley Register John Treen was an English amateur car builder during the 40’s and 50’s, he built predominantly race orientated sports cars aimed at the amateur VSCC race car owners who wanted something a little more sportin

An exceedingly nice example, in very sound condition throughout. Very good body and paint. Nice chrome. Excellent mechanically. Re-built pre-select gearbox by Tom Dark. Sunroof. Super original interior. Happy in modern traffic, go anywhere, with good performance.

Very original and nice, perfect driveable Riley for sale. New leather interior, nice original wooden dash and a very good, good running engine. It comes with the 2.5 ltr twincam engine with the two carberettors. Take a look at our website www.stolzeclassiccars.nl for more information and the biggest choice in REAL C

Here we have a very desireable Riley 2 1/2 Saloon which has been owned by its previous owner since 1982!! Finished in Black over Deep Red with Original Mulberry Red Leather Upholstery, MOT and Road Tax Exempt, Black Vinyl Roof, Huge History File, Supplied with the original log book, Rear Arm Rest and Carpet Mats Fitted

In 1932 Riley launched a new version of its Riley Nine chassis called the ‘Plus Ultra’. This was considerably stiffer than previously and also enabled a lower seating position, which creates more room inside the cabin. To capitalize on the sporting nature of the chassis, the two-seater sports tourer (Gamecock) was

16,000
Private

1937 Riley Kestrel tourer. Completely rebuilt with new tourer body. Engine and gearbox rebuilt by Blue Diamond. New leather interior. Recent new clutch. Three position hood and wind up windows. About 6000 miles completed since the rebuild. £22000

6,000
Private

This RMB Riley special has undergone a ground-up rebuild and modernisation with no expense spared that was completed by skilled craftsmen in 2011. The original sedan chassis has been shortened by 30cm and a lowered body incorporating many Riley panels with a steel tube frame has been fitted. The Pathfinder engine has

5,000
Private
Premium Dealer
24
Picture of Riley 2.5 Supercharged Blue streak 1938 For Sale

Riley 2.5 Supercharged “Blue Streak” 1938 In 1938 Riley introduced the 2.5 Litre, 4 cylinder engine known as the Big 4, 16/4 and Blue Streak. This amazing Riely was commissioned by an enthusiast who wanted “ A Riley fit for any occasion “ Starting with a 1938 Coventry built 2.5 Litre Adelphi chassis, B

6,734