1936 Austin Seven (ARR) 'New' Ruby Saloon

Lot: 518

Sold for (£): 5,550
Offered for sale is a 0.75L 1936 Austin Seven Ruby (ARR) 'New' Ruby Saloon manual. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores 82 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Smart Ruby two-door saloon in 'pop-to-the-shop' running order...

  • Introduced in 1936, the 'New' Ruby featured a Pytchley sliding roof and opening windscreen
  • It sported more flowing lines, valanced wings and a taller, cowled painted radiator  
  • The four-speed gearbox now had synchro on 2nd, 3rd and top
  • This example has benefited from a lot of work over the last 5 years by the current owner
  • Very original car with a huge history file full of original papers, invoices and records

Lot Details

Registration: CLD 517 RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1936 Engine size: 0.75L
Make: Austin Odometer reading (miles): 63700
Model: Seven Ruby (ARR) 'New' Ruby Saloon MOT expiry:
Warranted: No Chassis number: 237236

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 82 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


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Vehicle History

About the Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history