1966 Daimler 2.5 V8

Lot: TBA

Estimate (£): 12,000 - 15,000
(+buyer’s premium of 13.2% including VAT @ 20%)
Offered for sale is a 2.5L 1966 Daimler V8 automatic that has been with the current owner for the last year. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 108 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Daimler's 2.5-litre V8 still looking Mary Quant cool at fifty four!...

  • First generation car smartly presented in Opalescent Golden Sand
  • Gently patinated Tan leather, good dashboard veneers and roll top. Original Motorola
  • Newly refurbished engine, fully documented 
  • Offered with a substantial history file detailing the cars long life 
  • Lovely usable example with just three previous keepers. MOT until 27th January 2021
  • It's a funny old world. A Mk 2 Jaguar in this wonderful condition would be guided at twice this figure




Lot Details

Registration: HCV 556D RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1966 Engine size: 2.5L
Make: Daimler Odometer reading (miles): 22000
Model: V8 MOT expiry: 2021-01-27
Warranted: Yes Chassis number: 1A12205BW

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 108 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


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Running Gear

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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