1965 Jensen CV-8 Mk III Project

Lot Number 201

1965 Jensen CV-8 Mk III Project

One of a pair of BRG Mk III CV-8s in need of total restoration. Should you feel in need of 'a journey', this could be the ideal project. To be sold with 'No Reserve'.

  • Sold for: £6,188

Bid online during our live auction or at The Saleroom.

LIVE AUCTION: Saturday 25th March | 11.00am GMT
  • BODY COLOUR
    British Racing Green
  • DRIVE
    RHD
  • Registration Number
    REG NUMBER
    FDD 259C
  • ODOMETER READING
    20141 Miles

SUMMARY

One of a pair of BRG Mk III CV-8s in need of total restoration. Should you feel in need of 'a journey', this could be the ideal project. To be sold with 'No Reserve'.

DESCRIPTION

  • From long-term ownership, however, all the paperwork has been lost due to a house fire
  • One of just 499 CV-8s built before production ceased in 1966 and one of the fastest four-seaters of its time
  • Fitted with the desirable 'big block' Chrysler 6.3-Litre Commando V8 mated to a 3-speed Torqueflite auto box
  • In need of a full restoration having been stood for a number of years
  • Offered at No Reserve from a Deceased Estate

SPECIFICATION

Lot Number
201
Make
JENSEN
Model
CV-8 MKIII PROJECT
Registration Number
FDD 259C
MOT Expiry
Exempt
Chassis Number
11212359
Engine Number
A36312A
Transmission
Automatic
Body Colour
British Racing Green

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CCA VENDOR CONDITION REPORT

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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 Everyday 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

CONSIGNOR

Consignor

For further information regarding this lot please contact Harry.

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