Car & Classic Dealer

Le Riche Automobile Restorers (CI) Ltd.

Unit 10, Springside, Rue de la Monnaie, Trinity, Jersey CI

JE3 5DG

Le Riche Automobile Restorers (CI) Ltd.

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  • Originally built at the Metuchen, New Jersey in 1965 as a Mustang six cylinder convertible , it was purchased by the current owner in 2000 from “MustangsOnly” , LA, California as a Mustang uprated to 289 GT specifications, having been fitted with a rebuilt 289 V8 engine with a 4 valve head running through a new C4 Automatic transmission to a rebuilt rear end with posi traction ( Limited Slip Diff). The steering was uprated to V8 power steering, with front disc brakes. The initial specification ...

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  • The Fiat 500 was launched as a replacement to the Topolino in the 1957, this delightful 500L was first registered in 1969, exported to the UK in 2008 and then to Guernsey in 2009 In good overall condition, having been professionally maintained in Guernsey by the previous owner, recently recommissioned and serviced in our workshops. Now ready for the New Year, ideal starter classic for use in Jersey or further afield. The bodywork is in good condition, and having been looked after over the ...

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  • Designed in the late 1940’s and launched in 1948, the Jaguar XK 120 caused a sensation both in the UK and worldwide. The newly developed XK 120 engine was an immediate success in competition and created a generation of engines that would remain in production until 1992, powering both competition cars, sports cars and the refined Jaguar saloons, from XK to XJ, the Jaguar brand was synonymous with speed and comfort. The XK120 in more recent years continues to attract attention with it’s flowing ...

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  • Production of the 3500 GT started in late 1957; eighteen cars were built that year, the first handful leaving the factory before Christmas. All 3500 GTs had leather interior and Jaeger instruments. Front disc brakes and limited slip differential became optional in 1959 and which were standardised in 1960; rear discs became standard in 1962. The 3500 GTi was introduced at the 1960 Salon International de l'Auto, and by the following year became the first fuel-injected Italian production car. It ...

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  • The Bentley S2 is a luxury car produced by Bentley from 1959 until 1962. The successor to the S1, it featured the new Rolls-Royce - Bentley L Series V8 engine and improved air conditioning made possible by that engine's increased output. Power steering was also standard, and a new dashboard and steering wheel were introduced. Some early S2s were built with the earlier S1 dashboard. 1,863 standard and 57 long-wheelbase S2 car chassis were built between 1959 and 1962. Almost all were fitted with ...

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  • This is a pristine example of a 1986 Subaru XT, which has been in the current owner’s possession since 1989. The car was built in 1986 and registered in 1987 as a works demonstrator for Subaru main dealer Mauger’s Garage in Jersey. Produced in the mid 80s this car was futuristic inside and out, in both styling and features not common on a small car, such as adjustable air suspension and a turbo. It also has an aircraft cockpit themed instrument cluster and controls, pioneering features such ...

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  • Mercedes Benz, in a unique collaboration with Porsche, produced the iconic W124 E500 between February 1991 and April 1995. More than two million W124s were sold but only 10,479 E500s were built, all of them in left hand drive form. Originally badged as the 500E, the model benefitted from the W124 facelift in 1993 and was re-badged as the E500. To the uninitiated it looks very similar to a standard E Class but in fact is a radically different car. Taking 8 days to build, each car moved multiple times ...

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  • A new addition to our classic hire fleet in Jersey www.jerseyclassichire.com First registered in October 1965 as BHW 840C, the Traveller was subject to a full restoration by the Charles Ware Minor Centre in 1996 with new woodwork and a heated rear window being fitted. On sale to its new owner in Jersey in 1996, it was described as being in first class order having been fully overhauled with a new wiring loom and alternator. Since being imported into Jersey in 1996 it has had one careful owner The ...

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  • The Austin 16 was produced between 1927 and 1937. In total 5,742 were built in various body styles during its 10 years in production. The later cars (from 1934) have a body coloured radiator shroud and synchromesh on 3rd and 4th gears. They were capable of 60 mph in their day. It drives very well and has just been serviced with new oils as required, greased, the levels checked, and a new battery fitted. It has been dry stored for the last few years. The coachwork is finished in blue over ...

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  • The Datsun 240Z, (latterly the 260Z and 280Z) was the first generation of 'Z' two-seat coupés, produced by Nissan in Japan from 1969 to 1978. Its dramatic looks owed a considerable amount to a 1960's styling concept drawn by Count Albrecht Goertz for Datsun, presumably at a time when they were considering ways to break into the European sports car market. The early cars were powered by a lusty 2.4 litre, straight six, overhead cam engine developing around 150bhp resulting in a 0-60 time of 8 ...

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  • Originally supplied by Bentley main dealer Mann Egerton in the U.K. and then serviced by them twice before the car was bought to the Channel Islands. Initially it was brought to Jersey (Chauffeur driven with one owner here) before then being sold and moving to Guernsey in 2008. The car was hardly used in Guernsey until purchased by the current owner in 2016. Service history is comprehensive with nine main Bentley dealer service records up until the year 2000 at 32,686 miles. Post 2000 it was ...

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  • In the 1980s Gemballa created the Avalanche based on the Porsche 911/930 (Turbo 911 slant nose) and the Cyrrus (convertible) as well as the Mirage that was similar to the Avalanche. The cars were unique with large wide body kits, side strakes (similar to a Ferrari Testarossa), upgraded wheels, interiors, gauges, paint, Hi-Fi audio systems, etc. Some vehicles even used cameras instead of mirrors, technology far ahead of its time. Audio company Pioneer used Gemballa vehicles in their advertisements ...

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  • On launch in 1948 the Porsche 356 employed a platform chassis with rear-mounted air-cooled engine and torsion bar all-independent suspension. 1955 marked the arrival of the 356A, readily distinguishable by its now curved one-piece screen, a wider range of engines and 15'' instead of 16'' wheels. Announced at the 1959 Frankfurt Motor Show, the Porsche 356B T5 enhanced Porsche's reputation as builders of the finest small capacity sports cars, continuing the huge commercial success of its predecessors. ...

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  • Ginetta based in Whitman in Essex produced the road going G15 in kit and completed form. This last MKIV model was fitted with the larger well engineered Coventry Climax Engine from the Hillman Imp producing 70HP , and at just over 500KG’s it was fast and fun. In part restored Condition this Ginettta G15 , with the higher CC engine which has had recent works undertaken to include Replacing the mains and big end bearings plus piston rings. The body was part dismantled and is now repaired ...

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  • One of only 52 RHD Silverstone coupes built in 2000, this Silverstone coupe was supplied by Jacksons Garages in Jersey in April 2000, as a Jersey delivered car, the mileage is low and is commensurate with limited use. The cars were finished in Platinum silver, a high-performance package with the same engine as the standard XKR, but improved transmission, steering, suspension and brakes (Brembo 4-piston brakes with aluminium callipers producing 60 mph to 0 in 103 feet (31 m), 20-inch silver BBS wheels ...

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  • Introduced in late 1967, the MGC had a relatively short life span of only two years, the last models being made in 1969 with only 2034 RHD GT’s being produced. The UK's economic climate and escalating fuel prices eventually killed off the 3 litre MGC, with the last converted cars being sold by University Motor’s in 1970. Within the last decade the full potential of the MGC has been recognised and it is ideally suited for further tuning to the 3 Litre six cylinder engine providing a powerful ...

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  • Imagine being able to turn back the clock to the good old days of motoring and enjoy a nostalgic trip meandering through the tree lined leafy lanes or descending down to one of the many beautiful beaches or hidden coves that surround Jersey. To compliment our fleet of classic VW Campers , we also have a fleet of restored Classics from as little as £130 per day. We have seven cars in our classic hire fleet, with a newly added MGB Roadster, a Limited Edition 1996 Mini Cooper 35, to compliment ...

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  • In late 1997 (1998 model year) AMG released a new flagship for the C-Class, the C 43 AMG, powered by a 4.3 L V8, which could now achieve 310 PS (228 kW; 306 hp) at 5850 rpm, with a torque of 410 N?m (302 lb?ft) at 3250 rpm. Unlike the C36, which was in fact a "ready-to-sell" C280 disassembled for tuning at the AMG factory, the C43 was the first AMG car to be completely assembled at the Mercedes factory after the acquisition of AMG by Daimler-Benz in 1998. The C43 AMG can achieve a 0–100 km/h ...

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  • Imagine being able to turn back the clock to the good old days of motoring and enjoy a nostalgic trip meandering through the tree lined leafy lanes or descending down to one of the many beautiful beaches or hidden coves that surround Jersey. To compliment our fleet of classic VW Campers , we also have a fleet of restored Classics from as little as £130 per day. We have seven cars in our classic hire fleet, with a newly added MGB Roadster, a Limited Edition 1996 Mini Cooper 35, to compliment ...

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  • Imagine being able to turn back the clock to the good old days of motoring and enjoy a nostalgic trip meandering through the tree lined leafy lanes or descending down to one of the many beautiful beaches or hidden coves that surround Jersey. To compliment our fleet of classic VW Campers , we also have a fleet of restored Classics from as little as £130 per day. We have seven cars in our classic hire fleet, with a newly added MGB Roadster, a Limited Edition 1996 Mini Cooper 35, to compliment ...

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  • Imagine being able to turn back the clock to the good old days of motoring and enjoy a nostalgic trip meandering through the tree lined leafy lanes or descending down to one of the many beautiful beaches or hidden coves that surround Jersey. To compliment our fleet of classic VW Campers , we also have a fleet of restored Classics from as little as £130 per day. We have seven cars in our classic hire fleet, with a newly added MGB Roadster, a Limited Edition 1996 Mini Cooper 35, to compliment ...

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  • Imagine being able to turn back the clock to the good old days of motoring and enjoy a nostalgic trip meandering through the tree lined leafy lanes or descending down to one of the many beautiful beaches or hidden coves that surround Jersey. To compliment our fleet of classic VW Campers , we also have a fleet of restored Classics from as little as £130 per day. We have seven cars in our classic hire fleet, with a newly added MGB Roadster, a Limited Edition 1996 Mini Cooper 35, to compliment ...

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  • Jersey Camper Hire.com offer for hire in the Channel Island of Jersey this delightful classic VW camper from only £160 per day. The Island of Jersey has beautiful scenery, a relaxed atmosphere and mellow pace of life and is an ideal location to unwind, explore, and consume great food and drink. Jersey is only 9 miles by 5 miles and the VW is ideal classic transport for touring the west coast's surfing beaches or the rocky coves of the north and east coasts. . Imagine yourself sipping a local ...

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  • Imagine being able to turn back the clock to the good old days of motoring and enjoy a nostalgic trip meandering through the tree lined leafy lanes or descending down to one of the many beautiful beaches or hidden coves that surround the Island of Jersey. We offer for hire a fleet of restored classics cars from as little as £130 per day. The classic car hire fleet comprises a MGB Roadster, a Mini Cooper 35, an Austin Healey Frogeye Sprite, a 150 bhp Triumph TR6 and Triumph Stag , a Citroen ...

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  • Jersey Camper Hire.com offer for hire in the Channel Island of Jersey this delightful classic VW camper from only £160 per day. The Island of Jersey has beautiful scenery, a relaxed atmosphere and mellow pace of life and is an ideal location to unwind, explore, and consume great food and drink. Jersey is only 9 miles by 5 miles and the VW is ideal classic transport for touring the west coast's surfing beaches or the rocky coves of the north and east coasts. Imagine yourself sipping a local ...

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  • When the MGA arrived in 1955, it must have come as quite a shock to MG aficionados who had become used to the now dated pre-war look of the company's sports cars. However, taste and styling were moving ahead in the early 1950’s with desirable and attractive cars being available from BMC’s main competitors at Triumph and Jaguar. The MGA was a complete departure in styling for MG, its beautiful streamlined body was right up to the minute in terms of appearance and it was powered by a new engine ...

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  • The Princess is a version of the Austin A99 Westminster produced by BMC from 1959 to 1968, latterly under the Vanden Plas marque. The model was launched in October 1959 under the name Princess 3-litre. From July 1960, these vehicles bore the name Vanden Plas Princess 3-litre, Vanden Plas having become a badge-engineered brand instead of being known as a coachbuilder for cars of other manufacturers. The 3-litre was superseded by the Vanden Plas Princess 4-litre R in 1964. The 3-litre was largely ...

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  • When the MGA arrived in 1955, it must have come as quite a shock to MG aficionados who had become used to the now dated pre-war look of the company's sports cars. However, taste and styling were moving ahead in the early 1950’s with desirable and attractive cars being available from BMC’s main competitors at Triumph and Jaguar. The MGA was a complete departure in styling for MG, its beautiful streamlined body was right up to the minute in terms of appearance and it was powered by a new engine ...

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  • MGB GT 1972 Jersey registered from new Engine - original engine ending 1672 Chassis number ending 272437 G Manual 4 speed Mileage - 83,499 The MGB was produced at Abingdon England by BMC which then changed to British Leyland between 1962 to 1980. The MGB proved a very popular car that was also manufactured in an open roadster form plus for a short production a GT with a V8 engine fitted. This matching numbers car was first registered in Jersey on the 15th June 1972. The original Buff ...

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  • We are very pleased to offer a fabulous low mileage Ferrari 512TR, with low mileage in stunning condition. The Ferrari Testarossa (Type F110) is a 12-cylinder mid-engine sports car manufactured by Ferrari, which went into production in 1984 as the successor to the Ferrari Berlinetta Boxer. The Pininfarina-designed car was originally produced from 1984 to 1991, with two model revisions following the end of Testarossa production called the 512 TR and F512 M, which were produced from 1992 to 1996. ...

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  • First registered in November 1973 in Jersey as J1033. A list of the previous owners and dates of ownership accompanies the car including us briefly in 2008, before selling on to the current owners late father who undertook improvement works to the car back then. A very good example of the MGB Roadster which is well serviced and well looked after and reasonably priced. Invoices show recent works included servicing works with a high quality rotor arm, distributor cap and new alternator was fitted. ...

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  • Railton cars were built by the Fairmile Engineering Company in Cobham, Surrey. This company was the enterprise of Noel Macklin who had been building Invicta cars at the same premises. The Invicta were hand built using expensive materials and were no longer selling. Macklin was determined to produce a car with similar performance and good coachwork at an affordable price. Following evaluation, he was very impressed by the performance of the new Terraplane model launched by Hudson Motors in 1932 and ...

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  • A magnificent and rare Oakland Improved Model 40 Tourer dating to 1912, being one of only eight known survivors, formerly restored and displayed in the Crawford Auto Aviation Museum in Cleveland Ohio prior to arriving in Europe in 1990. An excellent example of a Brass Era / Edwardian motor car with fine performance and good ground clearance making it ideal for the increasing number of long distance events now staged for cars of this period. Previously UK registered, the age related registration ...

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  • Delivered new by Modena in April 1982, this RHD Spyder has a fully supported and documented history, from new to the present, it is accompanied by a very comprehensive history file containing the original service books, owners wallet with handbook and other items, together with MOT’s from the mid 1980’s onwards, which confirm the total mileage covered from new. With only two previous owners prior to 1989, the car was under same long term ownership from 1989 until the end of 2015, with all ...

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  • In 1989, Mercedes Benz introduced the fourth generation SL model, the R129, which was supplied in Europe with several engine options and named accordingly; the basic model was the 190hp three litre, inline six cylinder 300SL with 12 valves, and the 228hp three litre, inline six cylinder with 24 valves, known as the 300SL 24. But it was the 322hp 500SL with a five litre V8 engine, which made the headlines only surpassed by the flagship 600SL with its fabulous V12 engine. The specification was ...

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  • The first version of the new MG Midget, announced at the end of June, 1961, was essentially a slightly more expensive badge-engineered version of the MkII Austin-Healey Sprite. The original 'frogeye' Sprite had been introduced specifically to fill the gap in the market left by the end of production of the MG T-type Midget as its replacement, the MGA had been a significantly larger and more expensive car with greater performance. Many existing MG buyers turned to the Sprite to provide a modern low-cost ...

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  • Following the successful launch of the Jaguar E Type in 1961, and driven by US export sales, the 2+2 Series 1 4.2 Litre coupe was introduced in October 1965, only in production for two years it was replaced by the interim Series 1 ½ in September 1967, prior to the launch of the Series 2 in 1968. During this period out of a total production of 3616, only 2643 2+2 Series 1 coupes were built in LHD Originally USA supplied it was re-imported into the UK and subsequently to Guernsey in 1990, where ...

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  • Supplied new in 1965 by Jacksons Garage, the Mercedes Benz dealership for Jersey, the 300SE has unusually for a car of this age been in one family ownership since new, and has a fully documented service history carried out by the Mercedes main dealer from new to 80121 miles in 1978. In 2001 at 91300 miles, the Mercedes underwent a total body & mechanical restoration by Prestige Restorations of Southend on Sea in the sum of £39072.25. To carry out the 770 hour restoration today would cost in excess ...

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  • The SE5 was conceived and ready for the 1968 Motor Show in less than 12 months. For the SE5 John Crosthwaite and his team designed a completely different longer chassis frame, revised suspension, new and relocated fuel tank, a rollover bar, new cooling system, spare wheel mounted in the nose to give increased rear space and a 17 1?4 imperial gallons (78 L) fuel tank.[5] When designing the chassis Crosthwaite worked closely with Ogle body stylist Peter Bailey to modify and refine the prototype. The ...

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  • Probably one of the most successful trials bikes of its era, a MK2 Mick Andrews Replica dating to the period 1974/6, this OSSA MAR has spent it’s life in Jersey , has been well restored by a previous owner, and more recently kept in a collection of period trials bikes. It is in fine restored condition, and is ready either to use in historic trials events or kept as part of a collection. Some history of OSSA, The revolutionary MAR with its unique look (white with a diagonal green stripe) ...

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  • Originally developed and derived from Porsche’s racing experience, the Porsche 930 Turbo ran in two series being the 3 Litre from 1975 to 1977 and the 3.3 Litre Turbo from 1978 to 1989. The power output increased over the years and by 1984 930 Turbo delivered 330 PS being 325 BHP. Production finished in 1989 with introduction of the 964 Turbo with a slightly lower output. Description and History Supplied by Charles Follet, UK registered in June 1984, and exported to Jersey in 1991, this 93

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