1968 Daimler V8 250

Lot: 208

Sold for (£): 5,720
Offered for sale is a 2.5L 1968 Daimler V8 250 automatic that has been with the current owner for the last 23 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores 72 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Ex-Fuzz Townsend and Practical Classics V8 Daimler "Sixties Swinger"...

  • Ex-Fuzz Townsend and Practical Classics V8 Daimler "Sixties Swinger"...
  • Mechanically well-sorted V8 Daimler
  • Had body works and a repaint in 2002 and further attention in 2010
  • Full engine rebuild in 2005 and gearbox exchange
  • Dark Blue Jaguar interior
  • Featured as a Cover Car in Practical Classics magazine


Failed MOT but estimate £400 to repair, estimate reduced accordingly to £5,000 - 7,000.

Lot Details

Registration: PNV 724F RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1968 Engine size: 2.5L
Make: Daimler Odometer reading (miles): 4859
Model: V8 250 MOT expiry: 2016-12-13
Warranted: No Chassis number: P1K3051BW

CCA Condition Report

Overall: 72 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


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


Interior has been replaced with Jaguar interior.


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Gears: Drive-shaft:

Running Gear

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


Minor: Major:

Vehicle History

About the CCA 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