1962 Austin Mini Seven Pick-up

Lot: TBA

Estimate (£): 16,000 - 20,000
(+buyer’s premium of 13.2% including VAT @ 20%)
Offered for sale is a 0.85L 1962 Austin Mini Seven Pickup manual that has been with the current owner for the last 16 years. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 110 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Accurately restored to early factory specification... 

 

  • Dating from 10th May 1962 when it was originally finished in Tweed Grey with a Tan interior
  • Colourful early history before being rescued in 2004 by a well known marque specialist
  • Fastidious restoration completed in 2010 with the emphasis on originality. Only lightly used since
  • Bare metal respray in its original Tweed Grey. Sub-frame powder coated. Original engine re-installed
  • Original rubber floor covering and Tan seats, door cards, dashboard liner and check straps
  • Period-correct features include steel wheel-arch and sill trim and very rare full-width rear bumper
  • Cover car and featured in 'Mini World' magazine (Dec 2011). Fresh MOT prior to auction
  • If you appreciate accuracy and purity in a restoration, then this little Pick-up is unmatched

 

Lot Details

Registration: 960 PYB RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1962 Engine size: 0.85L
Make: Austin Mini Odometer reading (miles): 49000
Model: Seven Pickup MOT expiry:
Warranted: No Chassis number: AAU7 243348

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 110 / 135

Exterior

Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:
Trim:

Remarks

Full bare metal respray completed 2010. Sub-frame powder coated. NOS9 incredibly rare) full-width rear bumper sourced.

Interior

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

Remarks

Original tan seats, dash liner, door cards and check straps restored. Original rubber floor covering in good order.

Engine

Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:

Remarks

Original, matching numbers 850cc engine rebuild and reinstalled in 2010. Little use since.

Transmission

Gears: Drive-shaft:
Clutch:

Remarks

All checked over at restoration

Running Gear

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

Remarks

All powercoated and refurbished in 2010

Electrics

Minor: Major:

Remarks

New wiring loom fitted at restoration

Vehicle History

Remarks

4 previous owners. Old green log book, DVLA history report, drivers hand book, some receipts and old MOTs.

The article featured amongst photograghs in the listing is kindly reproduced courtesy of MiniWorld or use our website please: www.miniworld.co.uk

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