1965 Sunbeam Tiger Series 1 V8

Lot: 764

Sold for (£): 43,000
Offered for sale is a 4.2L 1965 Sunbeam Tiger Series 1 V8 manual. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 102 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

A true British Bulldog hailing from the swinging sixties... ...

  • Collectable Series 1 finished in Mediterranean Blue with a black leather interior and a black Mohair hood
  • Fitted with new 15" Pansport American alloy wheels and a period Mota-Lita steering wheel
  • Slightly uprated with better brakes, a breathed on engine and uprated suspension by Dave Kingston Racing
  • Coming with a good history file and only four keepers with the last custodian since 1992 
  • A stunning and well-sorted example


Lot Details

Registration: FKE 403C RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1965 Engine size: 4.2L
Make: Sunbeam Odometer reading (miles): 111
Model: Tiger Series 1 V8 MOT expiry: 2019-12-30
Warranted: No Chassis number: B9472823HRO

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 102 / 135


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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