1957 Fordson Major Diesel E1A

Lot: 617

Sold for (£): Unsold
Offered for sale is a 3.6L 1957 Fordson Major Diesel E1A manual. Coming with no history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 99 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

A very well restored, unregistered Fordson Major E1A...


  • Believed to have been delivered new to Home Farm, Stowe Buckinghamshire in 1957 
  • More recently undergone a complete restoration including a full mechanical rebuild
  • All metal work stripped, blasted and repainted in the original Fordson colours
  • Starts and drives very well, a country classic ready to show (or work) anywhere   


Lot Details

Registration: N A RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1957 Engine size: 3.6L
Make: Fordson Odometer reading (miles):
Model: Major Diesel E1A MOT expiry:
Warranted: No Chassis number: N A

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 99 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


New wings and nose cone fitted.


Door-cards: Carpets:
Seating: Headlining:
Dashboard: Boot:


New steering wheel fitted.


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


New dynamo, battery, gauges and a diesel filter housing along with a replacement radiator.


Gears: Drive-shaft:

Running Gear

Axles: Chassis:
Suspension: Bearings:
Brakes: Wheels/Tyres:


Wheels new / re-furbed, tyres old therefore may benefit from being changed.  Brakes new but not yet used so need bedding in.


Minor: Major:

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