1977 Fiat 124 Spider

Lot: 515

Sold for (£): 8,880
Offered for sale is a 1.8L 1977 Fiat 124 Spider manual that has been with the current owner for over 10 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 104 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Astonishingly pretty, Farina-designed, little Fiat roadster...

  • Pininfarina-designed, classic Italianate bodywork on the Fiat 124 Coupe platform
  • Free-revving DOHC 1.8-litre, Lampredi-designed 4-cylinder engine, four-wheel disc brakes, 5-speed gearbox 
  • Imported to the UK from California in 1994 by 124 specialists DTR European Sports Cars and converted by them to right-hand drive
  • Bumpers and side indicators removed and the car lowered to European specification ride height
  • Attractively finished in Midnight Blue and sitting on a set of Fiat Speedline alloys fitted with Pirelli tyres
  • MOT until July 2020. Very sensibly guided

 

Lot Details

Registration: ULO 429R RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1977 Engine size: 1.8L
Make: Fiat Odometer reading (miles): 58399
Model: 124 Spider MOT expiry: 2020-07-11
Warranted: No Chassis number: 124CS10114172

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 104 / 135

Exterior

Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:
Trim:

Remarks

Great condition but with some bubbling on one wheel arch and bottom of passenger door. Been there for the 11 years owned, never got worse, and has no filler.

Interior

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

Remarks

Plastic vinyl covering dashboard split in two places, small.

Engine

Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:

Remarks

Not pristine but runs really well. No current faults.

Transmission

Gears: Drive-shaft:
Clutch:

Remarks

All in really good working condition.

Running Gear

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

Remarks

MOT request to monitor 'steering column top bearing slightly worn' and 'suspension component pin or bush slightly worn offside rear lower'.

Electrics

Minor: Major:

Remarks

All electrics work apart from cigarette lighter not working.

Vehicle History

Remarks

All paperwork from past eleven years owning the car but previous history is patchy. The car comes with a tailor made cover and I have two manuals (Brooklands & Haynes) for the fiat 124. Fresh MoT until July 2020. 

About the Condition Report

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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