1972 Fiat 500L

Lot: 138

Sold for (£): 7,150
Offered for sale is a .650L 1972 Fiat 500L manual that has been with the current owner for the last 16 years. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores 82 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Nicely restored, RHD, UK-supplied 500L from long-term ownership...

  • Many new panels. Repainted in its original factory colour with the exception of the engine bay.
  • Upgraded 650 cc engine and synchro gearbox from Fiat 126 (common mod)
  • Interior as original, offering scope for further restoration
  • Around £15,000 spend by the vendor. £2,800 with Middle Barton Garage in 2017
  • Large file of invoices, photographs, and MOT Certificates
  • UK RHD models are only moving one way in terms of value

Lot Details

Registration: MGW 418L RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1972 Engine size: .650L
Make: Fiat Odometer reading (miles): 72025
Model: 500L MOT expiry: 2018-07-07
Warranted: No Chassis number: 3082813

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 82 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Many new panels. Re-painted in the original factory colour with the exception of the engine bay.


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


Have retained original interior.Some damage to corner of rear seat. Crack in instrument cowl.


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Many new parts including £2,800 spent with Middle Barton Garage in 2017


Gears: Drive-shaft:


Fitted with Fiat 126 gearbox with full synchromesh

Running Gear

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


No known faults


Minor: Major:


No known electrical faults

Vehicle History


Have compiled a large file of invoices, photographs, and MOT certificates

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