1970 Fiat 500L

Lot: 216

Sold for (£): 9,102
Offered for sale is a 0.499L 1970 Fiat 500L manual that has been with the current owner for the last year. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 111 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

A delightful, LHD, 500 Lusso with an incredibly smart engine...


  • Nicely presented in Rosso with a black interior and charcoal carpets
  • Mechanically, effectively fully restored with much expenditure by the present owner
  • Rebuilding an engine is one thing, finishing it to a 'Concours' standard is another
  • Fitted with the correct-size Fortnum and Mason picnic basket


Lot Details

Registration: FBY 537H RHD/LHD: Left Hand Drive
Year: 1970 Engine size: 0.499L
Make: Fiat Odometer reading (miles): 4070
Model: 500L MOT expiry:
Warranted: No Chassis number: 2529717

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 111 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


It has a proper size Fortnum & Mason picnic basket on it now. New bumpers and towel rails/overiders. New Sunroof


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


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


In the last 2 months stripped down to bare crankcase. Vapour blasted new rings,bearings etc New valve stems & oil seals. Barrels surface ground & "blued". Brand new Eurolec Powerlite starter motor. New battery/ Electronic ignition system, new Lucas sports pack coil, new carbon plug/Ht leads etc. New Carburettor and a new fuel pump.


Gears: Drive-shaft:


Gearbox serviced & fluids changed. A complete new clutch.

Running Gear

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


Brand new wheels & Tyre. New steering/suspension bushes/joints. So many things done I've lost track. 


Minor: Major:

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