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Lot No. 725 - 1972 Fiat 500L

Sold for: £17,316

Desirable original, UK-supplied car fresh from an extensive restoration.
Details Specification Condition Report
  • First registered on 27/10/1972, this little 500 was last on the road in January 1982
  • Kept in dry storage until 2017 when a 3-year restoration was commenced
  • Completely stripped down to the bare shell, rust treated, new panels, front wings, front panel, bonnet, complete rear wings, both sills, both floor pans and rear engine panel
  • Full repaint and colour change from Giallo Positano yellow to Azzurro Chiaro blue
  • Interior replaced with new seat covers, door cards and rear panels, complete new sunroof with frame
  • Full engine rebuild and detail. New brakes all round and a new brake master cylinder
  • All new brightwork, front and rear bumpers, front and rear nudge bars unique to the Lusso
  • It has not been driven in the rain since completion and will require a few miles of 'running-in'
  • Sensibly guided for an original UK car in this superb condition 

 

Year of manufacture:
1972
Make:
Fiat
Chassis number:
3090109
Transmission:
Manual
Engine capacity:
0.5
Body colour:
Azzuro Chiaro
LHD/RHD:
Right-hand Drive
Registration number:
GFL 629L
Model:
500L
Engine number:
3393343
Odometer Reading:
81355
miles

CCA Vendor Condition Report

Overall:

113 / 135

Exterior

Bodywork:

Glass:

Paint:

Chrome:

Trim:

Remarks

Excellent completely painted within the last three years, there are a few blemishes in the paint, sadly a tiny scratch near side rear arch at the bottom very hard to see and a mark/ding on the drivers door, this is being over critical. In summary it is extremely presentable.

Interior

Door-cards:

Carpets:

Seating:

Headlining:

Dashboard:

Boot:

Remarks

Excellent as new in my opinion, completely replaced and no wear

Engine

Components:

Starting:

Appearance:

Running:

Remarks

Complete rebuild and detailed, it will require running in as it has not covered any great distance since the restoration. Starts on the button, sounds as it should.

Transmission

Gears:

Drive-shaft:

Clutch:

Remarks

Drives and selects all gears smoothly

Running gear

Axles:

Chassis:

Suspension:

Bearings:

Brakes:

Wheels and tyres:

Remarks

Excellent it will need running in and time to settle, having not covered any great distance since completing the restoration

Electrics

Minor:

Major:

Remarks

All new wiring loom, everything works as it should

Vehicle History

Remarks

The V5 is present and other paperwork but not much, I will be able to supply some invoices of most of the parts I have purchased upon request

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