Car & Classic Dealer

Pioneer Automobilies

The Old Motor House, Gidley Farm, Chieveley, Newbury, Berks,

RG20 8TX

Pioneer Automobilies

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  • Elegant and in stunning condition all ready for use, everything about this car is excellent - paint, bodywork, chrome, interior, mechanics. Current owner likes to use his cars and has made sensible upgrades for modern traffic including electronic ignition, telescopic shock absorbers, Weber carburettor, LED lights, conversion to negative earth, and a rebuilt steering box. As you might expect she starts easily, drives very well with precise steering, good gear-change and brakes; the odometer reading ...

    Berkshire
  • Beautiful blue paintwork on aluminium body, fine leather interior, mahogany dash and wire wheels – what more could you want from a thoroughbred sports-car that has covered just under 30,000 miles with very good service history, probably every old MOTs, and a cambelt change last year. Comes with stainless steel exhaust, side-screens plus cover, tonneau cover, very good tyres, luggage rack, Handbook and MOT.

    Berkshire
  • In beautiful condition with fine paint, excellent bodywork, very good chrome and lovely interior which has a feeling of age but has been replaced at some stage, working sunroof, 5 excellent tyres, starts easily, runs and stops well. The logbook says first registration was December 1932 but from the commission number we believe it was probably a couple of years later. Comes with V5 and a little history.

    Berkshire
  • Looks lovely in Tartan Red with Dove Grey interior, excellent paintwork, lovely original interior, very good chrome, drives very well with superb hydrolastic suspension, sharp handling and good brakes. Engine runs sweetly with twin carbs and electronic ignition, engine bay itself is very tidy, old MOTs from 1996 onwards support odometer reading of just under 36,000 miles, comes with new MOT (not required), original bill of sale, some history, sales brochure, Driver’s Handbook and Workshop Manual. ...

    Berkshire
  • Very good in black and grey with nicely patinated original interior, paintwork is very good as is chromework, body seems very solid. Much work done in last 2 years including steering box, exhaust, front suspension, king pins, shock absorbers, engine and gearbox mounts, prop shaft universal joints, radiator and conversion to negative earth. Engine is smooth and powerful, pre-select gearbox is a delight to use, brakes are effective. Comes with some history, spares, sales brochure, Service Manual, ...

    Berkshire
  • Two door example recently re-commissioned by retired professional mechanic, over £600 spent in parts alone, has replaced hoses, fan belt, water pump, brake cylinders and hoses, front brake shoes, rebuilt master cylinder, full oil and grease service, tappets adjusted, so is running very well with a new MOT (although not required). Body seems very sound, paintwork is shiny and presentable, currently shod in Minilites, the 5 original wheels are with the car, all tyres are very good, interior is completely ...

    Berkshire
  • Too modern for us really but a very fine part exchange we need to clear. Looks lovely in silver, excellent bodywork, well equipped with power steering, air, electric windows etc., tyres are good, decent history file showing regular servicing, last one in March, odometer reading just over 100k miles is nothing for a Mercedes, MOT, Drivers Handbook. Great value. Winter Sale Price: £1,950

    Berkshire
  • Very well presented in white, running well with new MOT; magic carpet-like ride, engine is sweet, brakes and steering sharp, making it a delightful modern classic. Bodywork and interior are both very good, engine bay is excellent, comes with air conditioning, electric front windows, fog lights and rear sunblind. We understand that it has a new clutch last year, only one previous owner, probable low mileage, history file contains some old MOT’s and service receipts, also has Handbook pack.

    Berkshire
  • Fine example of long scuttle tourer, this actual car is described in The Austin Seven Source Book (p260), multiple show winner including Beaulieu Best Restoration in 1986. Hand written document lists recent mechanical work including recent engine rebore, new clutch, reconditioned starter and distributor, refurbished updraught carburettor, converted to 12 volts; fine bodywork, interior, hood and side-screens, starts easily, drives and stops well. Cockpit is surprisingly roomy, boat-tail provides ...

    Berkshire
  • Superb example of this high quality family car, presentation is totally stunning with lovely Connaught Green paintwork, excellent chrome, and fine green leather interior with immaculate refurbished woodwork. In the last few years the automatic gearbox has been replaced, carburettors rebuilt, steering box replaced, heater refurbished, brakes overhauled, and engine regularly maintained and serviced, all done on behalf of several fastidious recent owners known to us. Dashboard, door cappings, and rear ...

    Berkshire
  • Stunning, very rare and beautiful in red with white upholstery, aluminium coachwork by Jensen, only 4,000 ever made, present owner has totally restored this one over last 15 years, spent a fortune on mechanical, body, paint and interior refurbishment to a very high standard. It now looks superb and drives beautifully. Recent fuel lines, brakes overhaul, service and tune up, fitted with Healey rear differential for more relaxed cruising, wire wheels, and electronic ignition - a rare four-seater tourer. ...

    Berkshire
  • Very rare and very early, a genuine lowlight rhd home market tourer, repaired as required over the years, without, we believe, ever undergoing a full restoration, leaving it in sound condition with a wonderful patina that cannot be re-created. Is still on its original 918 cc engine, which we understand, was rebuilt in the 1980s, and original gearbox, engine starts easily and is remarkably sweet, brakes were overhauled 5 years ago, recent leather seat covers and carpet. Hood may have been replaced ...

    Berkshire
  • Superbly presented in two tone green and cream, has undergone a total rebuild in recent years including engine, pre-select gearbox and fluid flywheel, bare metal refurbishment of bodywork, re-upholstered leather interior, well over £20,000 spent. Pre-select gearbox is a delight to use, may be 10 minutes to get used to it and then you will wonder why more cars didn’t have one – instruction will be given if required. Is fitted with front seat belts, period radio, electronic ignition, heater, ...

    Berkshire
  • Described by the owner as a 'drive off and enjoy' this great example of the 4 door saloon drives beautifully, having had money spent on a few sensible upgrades for today's traffic whilst maintaining all its 50's charm. Bodywork, paint, and interior are all very good, engine bay is lovely, tyres are fine. Upgrades include electronic ignition, flashing LED semaphores, LED headlights, telescopic shock absorbers and new springs. A starter classic all ready to use.

    Berkshire
  • Very attractive in black with tan leather interior, very good bodywork, sweet 1600cc engine revs freely, great drive, cambelt and rollers changed in 2019, not many miles since, probable low mileage, well equipped with air, power steering, electric windows, immobilizer etc., imported from Japan in 2002. Comes with valuable personal plate (M8BOY), stainless steel luggage rack, Driver’s Handbook and Workshop Manual along with a good history file and a recent MOT.

    Berkshire
  • Rare pocket rocket with engine that red lines at 8200 rpm, imported from Japan by last owner in 2000, who due to learning issues kept no paperwork; recently replaced sunroof mechanism and new sunroof panel, new battery and according to servicing garage had a cambelt replacement in 2016 (about 8,500 miles ago), comes with high spec including climate control, power steering and electric windows, odometer reads just over 137,000 kms (85,000 miles) which may well be correct, bodywork and black paint ...

    Berkshire
  • Original auto box replaced by SD1 5 speed manual many years ago, engine replaced with 3.9 litre with Eddlebrook Stage 1 head, by R.P.I Engineering of Norwich in 2016, just 6,000 miles ago (full details on file), at same time fitted with Weber carb, new water pump, oil pump upgrade and converted to run on LPG – fully instructions on switching come with car but this facility makes a thirsty car much cheaper to run. Maintained and upgraded regardless of cost, bodywork was restored in the 90’s, ...

    Berkshire
  • Very well presented in Wedgewood Blue, very good bodywork and panel fit, excellent interior with lovely woodwork, front seats recently re-foamed and re-strapped for greatly improved comfort, clean and tidy headlining, extra instruments and some recent paintwork. The best feature must be the exceptionally sweet and smooth engine which, combined with the overdrive gearbox, makes it a joy to drive. Shod in slightly wider GT6 wheels for improved handling, centre wheel trims are on order. Comes with ...

    Berkshire
  • Very attractive in blue and white with matching light blue interior, bodywork and paint are very good as is the chassis and all the underside, has just had a new clutch and MOT, B series engine is very sweet. This is a fine example that comes with a little history and a Driver’s Handbook. Winter Sale Price: £7,250

    Berkshire
  • Very correct example of Austin’s half ton van, sign-written in the livery of a well-known Southampton dealer of the period, B series engine starts easily and runs well, column change works effectively, inside and out it is very solid and presentable, would benefit from light re-commissioning following a period of slumber. Big enough to be very useable, long enough to sleep in when car shows start again; comes with radio, jack and V5. More photos and a video are on our website.

    Berkshire
  • straight and unmolested, one owner from new, running well with current MOT, bodywork is very good as are the seams, nice interior with good hood, overdrive, possible low mileage, hood and tonneau covers in fabric bag. Includes a radio, Driver' Handbook and V5. More photos and a video are on our website. Reduced to £6,950.

    Berkshire
  • Strikingly presented in a bright yellow, subject to a recent photographic restoration with excellent chassis, letter on file from Lotus Archive confirming this to be a UK/Federal example destined for North America, with larger 1565 cc Renault engine, running beautifully. Comes with fine interior, central locking with 2 key fobs, Lotus Certificate of Vehicle Provenance, Enthusiast Guide, Owner’s Handbook (photocopy), and a large history file. Reduced to £14,950.

    Berkshire
  • Beautifully presented in light blue, huge amount spent on upgrades including Dolomite Sprint head, 4 branch manifold, K&N filters, stainless exhaust, electric fan, electronic ignition, uprated front brakes, and polybushed suspension. Speedo was replaced a few thousand miles ago, old one with car reads 55,500 miles so probably a low mileage example. Lovely interior includes leather seats, modern radio, boot carpet kit and a good hood. Drives beautifully as one would expect, recent new alternator ...

    Berkshire
  • A six light saloon, smartly presented in maroon and black, excellent paint and chrome, interior is like new, streamline rear gives improved accommodation, strong 1125 cc engine has had a recent head gasket, clutch relined and full service. Sweet engine, drives very well, some useful documents in good history file. Fine condition and very useable. More photos and a video are on our website.

    Berkshire
  • Believed to be the only surviving example, starts easily, runs well with light steering and good brakes. Paintwork has surface rust patches on some panels, bodywork and underside are generally sound with no penetrating rust found, chrome is original, interior has a lovely patina and the hood and side screens have been recently replaced. Mechanically excellent, the engine has been overhauled in the last couple of years, radiator repaired and shock absorbers refurbished, clutch relined and electric ...

    Berkshire
  • Sound and nicely presented in green and black, paintwork is presentable, engine starts easily, is very sweet and pulls well, 3 speed gearbox works fine and is easy to master. The hood is very good, front seats have at some stage been recovered or replaced and carpets are quite new, side screens are missing but fittings are present and there is a removable luggage rack, engine bay is in oily rag condition, tyres are decent. A little history includes buff registration document and a Driver’s Handbook ...

    Berkshire
  • The first new Humber model conceived under Rootes ownership, powered by a 1,669cc four-cylinder sidevalve engine that would be in production over 30 years later, this example is very solid, with recent paintwork and a re-furbished leather interior. Originally supplied by James Ferries & Co of Inverness, according to the plaque, no history but comes with a useful Driver’s Handbook. Drives and stops surprisingly well, the quality of Humber shines through in this fine pre-war motor. Winter Sale ...

    Berkshire
  • Excellent example of X308 model, 3.2 litre engine and gearbox, believed to have been changed some ten years ago, hand-written document states this, plus other work that was clearly done, but no invoice, not much mileage since. Bodywork is excellent, blue paint has a few blemishes mainly confined to the bonnet, interior is excellent, unusually in half-leather but a matching full leather set of seats is available with the car, if wanted, only two owners, two full size spares, new head lining. Comes ...

    Berkshire
  • Utterly charming and great fun to drive; starts easily, drives, steers and stops as it should with surprisingly effective four wheel brakes, condition is lovely with excellent paint, fine bodywork, very sound underside, very good hood and side-screens, new tyres, recent replacement Tufnol gear driving magneto and dynamo. Clearly much loved, magneto looks to have been recently re-furbished. Comes with a number of useful booklets including Rotax Electrical Lighting… (original), Singer Junior sales ...

    Berkshire
  • A series 3 example of this rare family saloon, featuring a smooth, powerful 6 cylinder 2.6 litre engine with twin carbs and a 4 speed; unusually the gear lever has been re-positioned in the more expected centre position rather than to the right of the driver’s seat (linkage to return gear-change to original position is with the car), servoed brakes work well, all in all a very pleasant relaxed drive. Sound underneath, most of the paintwork is old but presentable, lovely original interior with ...

    Berkshire
  • Very tidy example, seems very sound with good blue paintwork, pleasant re-furbished interior and new hood. Recent bill for over £1,500 included a complete brake overhaul with new linings, rebuilt kingpins, repaired speedo and a full service. Engine starts easily and is very sweet, brakes are effective, and the car drives well. Comes with a good registration and a period suitcase containing royal anniversary metal biscuit box, an old magazine and some maps.

    Berkshire
  • Super little car very well presented in British Racing Green, gearbox removed and reconditioned by Somerford Mini Ltd about 3,000 miles ago, some bodywork done about 10 years ago, remains very tidy, lovely mahogany dash, sunroof, immobiliser, JVC CD player, and spare keys. Only 3 owners, odometer reading of 45,000 miles supported by lots of old MOTs, comes with Owner’s Handbook and other booklets, Haynes Manual, a sales brochure, current MOT and a good history.

    Berkshire
  • Splendid in rare Blueberries and Cream (blue nuit and jaune rialto), galvanised chassis, recently restored including new inner rear wings and boot floor, new bumpers and battery, unusually fine interior (for a 2CV) with matching yellow faux leather seats, blue and yellow door cards, and blue carpet with yellow piping. Engine is sweet and smooth, good history, very good tyres and hood, recent service and new MOT. Comes with workshop manual and owner’s handbook. One of our favourites in the best ...

    Berkshire
  • Very attractively presented in Cossack Grey with matching cloth interior, powered by the bullet-proof Peugeot 1769 cc diesel engine, giving plenty of power and economy combined with the fine handling that characterised the 205. Only 3 owners, in the last year it has had new cambelt and water pump, starter motor, fan, headlights, battery and a service along with a replacement front subframe and new mounts for the rear. Drives very well, comes with a good recent history, recent tow bar, spare keys, ...

    Berkshire
  • Very straight example, nicely presented in blue with cream leather interior, last owner fitted new clutch and a secondhand gearbox, and overhauled the brakes. Bodywork is excellent with new wings, odometer reading of 73,000 could well be correct. Comes with a little history, a good registration (UMM!) and a handbook. Reduced to £4,950.

    Berkshire
  • Much better than it looks, rubber bumpered example starts easily, runs sweetly, drives well and has a recent MOT, interior is tidy but body work in need of attention and should be regarded as a running restoration. Only 1 previous owner, last one since almost new, comes with a large history file.

    Berkshire
  • Very pleasant car that runs well, bodywork seems sound, paintwork has blemishes but it presentable, very good chromework, interior has been re-furbished, working sunroof, a little history, last owner 38 years, original registration. May benefit from a little re-commissioning and brakes need attention.

    Berkshire
  • Nicely presented in Plums and Custard, galvanised chassis and solid body with very good wings, running well with recent MOT, new pushrod tube seals, replacement heat exchangers, new matching roof and a recent service. Comes with V5C, recent MOT, luggage rack and Owner’s Handbook.

    Berkshire
  • Wonderful and very rare, originally imported from New Zealand, we understand, hence RHD, it formed part of the John Mould collection before passing into private hands. This ‘barrel fronted’ example, designated Chassis Model 81C, Body Type 830 has the legendary Ford flat head V8 producing some 85 BHP, it drives superbly, with excellent brakes, suspension, steering etc. In the last 3 years it has had a brakes overhaul, new front shocks, alternator, electric fan, speedo, exhaust, tyres, cab and ...

    Berkshire
  • Beautifully presented in Carmine Red, body fully restored in 2001, reconditioned engine fitted in 1991, only 9,000 miles since, everything about this car seems to be excellent, drives beautifully, engine is smooth and has lovely sound, manual gearbox with overdrive and brakes works well, has had new dash, wheels, starter motor, door handle bowls, and many other parts. Is fitted with electronic ignition, Kenlowe fan, comes with wind deflector, very good hood, lovely interior. A fine example.

    Berkshire
  • Essentially a Bedford HA van transformed into a family estate via rear side windows and a back seat, the Beagle conversion carried out by Martin Walter Ltd of Folkestone. This particular example is very well presented in light blue with a very tidy matching interior. In recent times it has had a new battery, a brakes overhaul, starter and dynamo rebuild and a service. Rare with a good registration and only 2 former keepers. R3educed to £6,950.

    Berkshire
  • Very attractive in Smoke Grey, large bills for restoration, custom 3 branch exhaust makes it decidedly quick and tuneful, new polyurethane bushes and battery, recent brakes overhaul, fine original red and white leather interior, running well with new MOT, possible low mileage, excellent registration. Not one for the connoisseur but a roll-cage and a few other upgrades would turn this into a great classic rally car. Comes with some history, Driver’s Handbook, V5 and MOT. Reduced to £6,750.

    Berkshire
  • Fine example in lovely condition, restored some years ago with full re-spray, leather re-trim and new carpets, recently had major service including brakes overhaul; LED lights, high ratio rear axle and period radio fitted. Drives very well indeed, drove 50 miles to us, comes with a MOT, spare keys, some history including buff logbook, Operation and Workshop Manual.

    Berkshire
  • Fun little R170 Merc with very good bodywork, folding roof that works perfectly, powerful V6 engine, slick automatic gearbox and all the toys including air, cruise, full black leather interior, running very well with current MOT, probable low mileage with odometer reading just over 80,000 miles, large history file with good service history, major overhaul by Mercedes specialist in 2016, just 9,000 miles ago. Great fun for the summer but sensible for winter too.

    Berkshire
  • A very useable pre-war Austin, body seems solid, paintwork is a bit untidy but presentable enough from 3 metres, has the sweetest of engines, decent brakes, working sunroof, indicators, and re-upholstered seats. Has in the fairly recent past toured France, comes with V5C, some history and a handbook. Lovely car to drive with that extra bit of space making all the difference.

    Berkshire
  • Very good bodywork, paint, hood and interior, converted, we understand, by Charles Ware many years ago, sensibly upgraded for modern motoring with 1275 cc engine, disc front brakes, brake servo, Marina wheels and stub axles, telescopic shock absorbers and unleaded head. Here you have the charm of a Moggy Convertible with some refinements to make it more useable. Comes with luggage rack, MOT history and a current MOT.

    Berkshire
  • Very good in British Racing Green, brand new wires and a pleasant original interior in black leather, body and paintwork are very good indeed, running well with long MOT (not required) and working overdrive. Alloy bonnet and packaway hood mechanism are early features, comes with a very good hood, new battery and some history. Reduced to £9,950.

    Berkshire
  • An excellent example of this four seater V8 tourer which we understand was restored some years ago and remains very good indeed. This is a very late example first registered after production ceased. The engine is sweet, sounds superb and pulls beautifully. It has an electric fan, electronic ignition, stainless steel exhaust and working overdrive. It has been Waxoyled on several occasions and there are no signs of welding. The current owner has fitted a Stag Webber carburettor conversion (original ...

    Berkshire
  • Older restoration that could undoubtedly be improved but very sound underside, presentable paintwork, very good chrome and a nice interior, seats have been recovered at some stage, good headlining with working sunroof. Starts easily engine is very sweet, and as last owner lived on a very steep hill, brakes are very well adjusted and work well. Major mechanical work was carried out 6 years ago (very few miles since) including engine rebuild, new clutch, suspension bushes etc.. Comes with buff logbook, ...

    Berkshire
  • Elegant motor from just post-war, must have impressed the neighbours when new. Elegant lines and fine chromework, long bonnet and fine grey interior continue to attract attention, 1185 cc engine pulls well through a four speed gearbox with floor mounted gear-lever. Body, paintwork and chassis are all very good, interior has been part restored with excellent leather work and new carpets, also features a working sunroof and opening windscreen. Has had very few owners, comes with a little history, ...

    Berkshire