The Rover P6 was voted European Car Of The Year in 1964, the very first winner of this title.
The P6 was a radical new product for its maker - and proof it was trying to move away from the 'Auntie' image that it had been landed with over the last couple of decades. It had styling that was influenced by the Citroen DS, and possessed a skeleton structure and modern styling that really were a million miles away from the P4.
The company gambled that it would appeal to traditionally conservative Rover customers, as well as attracting new ones. The bid worked, and the P6 went on to become a huge commercial success. The P6B caught on rapidly, selling in huge numbers and becoming a favourite with lawbreakers - and enforcers.
ABOUT THIS CAR
This beautiful, English assembled Series 2 is in IMMACULATE CONDITION throughout.
Besides the ever so beautiful to drive V8 motor, it is equipped with FACTORY POWER STEERING, which makes it extremely desirable and rare.
OWNERSHIP HISTORY – It has had six (6) actual owners in total with some dealerships in between – 1st owner for 2 years, 2nd for 4 years, 3rd for 11 years, the 4th for 11 years, the fifth for 8 years and the sixth, who we sold it to, for six years.
This car was IMMACULATELY restored by its previous to last owner.
Body is very straight with beautiful paint. Hardly a stone chip on it.
Interior is in very good original condition.
Boot has fittings to mount spare wheel on boot lid – all parts there.
Engine Bay and Undercarriage VERY CLEAN & TIDY throughout.
Car is VERY GOOD mechanically. Drives and everything works and sounds as it should.
IMMACULATE motor with good oil pressure & compression.
Car jack and tools available.
Some receipts and manual also with car.
NOT TO BE MISSED – This car has been very well looked after. Highly recommended and rare model. Drives and looks beautiful.
SHIPPING / TRANSPORT CAN BE ORGANISED ON BUYER'S BEHALF AT BUYERS COST.
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