Classic Cars for Sale on Car and Classic UK.


Panorama Bay Motor Company - ccts1461 Login
Website Contact Links
Panorama Bay Motor CompanyPanorama Bay Motor Company
36, Panorama Road, Sandbanks, Poole, Dorset,
BH13 7RD
tel: 01202035626     
LIVE adverts (34)

1927 AUSTIN Rtype TOP- HAT SALOON For Sale

1927 AUSTIN 7 Rtype TOP HAT SALOON This rare and sought after Top-hat model is finished in dark blue with black mudguards, roof and dark blue trim. It has covered a believed 41000 miles in its lifetime (approx1130 miles since resto), 6 previous keepers, last two keepers from Isle of Wight. Registered in Dec1927, 90 years old this year and cost a staggering £150 when new. It is in excellent condition throughout having had a full ground up restoration and the valuable original registration number VB1350 is transferable. 7 Rtypes were essentially a saloon version of the Chummy and the first Austin 7 saloon built entirely by Austin. Designed to carry 4 adults with luggage,max speed 50mph and fuel consumption 45mpg. Named the Top Hat because men at that time could comfortably sit in such a car wearing their top hats – this is borne out by an article that tells us that J.P. Morgan ordered his limousine in the early 1900s with an especially high roof so he could ride around without taking his hat off. This car latterly belonged to an avid car collector and has been in his collection for many years. Fitted with brass tail lights, door handles, door hinges, under bonnet fittings, outside klaxon, under bonnet klaxon, king of the road scuttle lights, opening windscreen, doorsteps, sliding front and rear windows, s/steel map light, ashtray, flower holders, outside mirror, outside Pratts petrol tank, starting handle, original AA brass badge, Owners club London badge, winged outside temp gauge, colour coded Austin 7 picnic hamper, original hand -painted number plates. It is sold with a VSCC eligibility doc stating engine crank case, gearbox casing, axle casing, front axle and chassis are all original and standard. It states the car registration, chassis and engine numbers, cc, and body type are all correct. The bore is stated 56mm, stroke 76mm, top gear ratio 4.89, 3 forward gears, one reverse and is equipped with a coil conversion as well as the original magneto. The history folder includes the current and previous V5s including a copy of the original buff coloured book, previous MoTs, engine info, 19 inch wire wheels with brass fittings, IOW Austin car club info, various invoices, diary of work carried out, maps of various shows, write up on Austin 7, correspondence, Austin 7 profile publications booklet and magazines. This Austin has been shown at 40th anniversary London to Brighton 2009, Austins to Brighton 90 years in 2012, Austins to Brighton 2015, 750 club 75 years celebration Austin Rallies at Beaulieu 2014 and 2016 ,Tour to Normandy 2014, National Concourse winner 750 Motorclub 2015 and Win ners Cup is with the car. This twice best car at Beaulieu is a great example of a very rare Top hat model. £18995 01202 709407 OR 07785500990

This advert has now been removed through sale or otherwise, please see the list below for similar live adverts

1936 Austin 1936 Austin 7 Ruby, Reg BZ 4542... Does anyone know where it is? Array £123456
1930 Austin 1930 Pebble Beach Quality Array £90000
1966 Austin 1966 AUSTIN HEALEY 3000 MK3 BJ8 PHASE 2 Array £67950
1969 Austin 1969 Austin Mini Cooper S Mk II Array £66000
1963 Austin 1963 App K FIA Austin MINI Cooper S - Well known Array £60000
1966 Austin 1966 AUSTIN MINI COOPER S Array £59995
1964 Austin 1964 Neville Trickett Mini Sprint Array £55000
1966 Austin 1966 Austin Mini Cooper 'S' Mk1 Array £55000
1962 Austin 1962 AUSTIN HEALEY 3000 MK2 - £52,950 Array £52950
1963 Austin 1963 Speedwell-tuned Austin Mini Mark 1 Super De Luxe Array £47995
1964 Austin 1964 Austin Mini Cooper S 1071cc Array £46995
1963 Austin 1963 CLASSIC AUSTIN MINI SPRINT R COOPER S 1275 Array £45000
1959 Austin 1959 AUSTIN HEALEY MK1 Array £43563
1984 Austin 1984 Austin Mini Cooper with Honda CBR1000F engine Array £42600
1971 Austin 1971 mini cooper s,rebuilt to as new Array £40000
1960 Austin 1960 Austin seven Array £40000
1966 Austin 1966 AUSTIN COOPER S MKI Array £39000
1967 Austin 1967 Austin Mini Cooper S MK1 LHD Array £37500
1966 Austin 1966 Austin Cooper S MK I - 1966 Array £35480
1964 Austin 1964 Hot Rod Mini van Array £35000
1964 Austin 1964 Austin MIni Cooper 'S' Mark 1 970 cc Array £35000
1970 Austin 1970 Austin Mini Cooper S Mark II Array £33600
1964 Austin 1964 Austin Cooper S FIA Racecar Array £33000
1967 Austin 1967 Austin Mini Cooper Mk. II Array £33000