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1954 Swallow Doretti Roadster

Not sold

This car was unsold during the sale listed above, and will have been returned to its vendor. Given the time since the sale we are no longer under contract with the client and it is unlikely that the car is still available, but please feel free to email the consignor who may have an alternative car in an upcoming sale.

One of only 276 built by Swallow Coachbuilding in Walsall... Originally supplied in LHD to Venezuela. Just imported from Germany and on a NOVA A Swallow Doretti, designed by Frank Rainbow, and first owner Mr Martini - you couldn't make it up! Two-litre, 4-cylinder producing 90bhp and 117lb/ft. Tubular steel chassis and aluminium body Two owners from new. Largely original - Subtle restoration of body and paint Recent recommission (£16K) including carbs, fuel pump, wiring loom and electrics
Details Specification Condition Report
Year of manufacture:
1954
Make:
Swallow
Chassis number:
01105
# of cylinders:
4
Engine capacity:
2.0
Body colour:
Red
LHD/RHD:
Left-hand Drive
Model:
Doretti
Engine number:
TS2589E

CCA Vendor Condition Report

Overall:

77 / 135

Exterior

Bodywork:

Glass:

Paint:

Chrome:

Trim:

Remarks

Recent restoration of body and paint

Interior

Door-cards:

Carpets:

Seating:

Headlining:

Dashboard:

Boot:

Engine

Components:

Starting:

Appearance:

Running:

Remarks

Recently recomissioned using reconditioned Carburettors and new fuel pump

Transmission

Gears:

Drive-shaft:

Clutch:

Running gear

Axles:

Chassis:

Suspension:

Bearings:

Brakes:

Wheels and tyres:

Electrics

Minor:

Major:

Remarks

New wiring loom & electrical system overhaul

Vehicle History

Remarks

Initially registered in Venezuela to original owner Mr JG Martini 2 owners from new

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