1968 Ford Cortina GT MKII

Lot: 711

Sold for (£): 7,000
Offered for sale is a 1.6L 1968 Ford MkII Cortina GT manual that has been with the current owner for the last year. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 103 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

An exceptional, fully restored example of the 2nd-generation Cortina GT...


  • The MkII GT is now rare with very few remaining on UK roads
  • Bare metal restoration and now in exceptional condition. Very smart engine bay
  • Great interior with new carpets, headlining, window rubbers and mouldings
  • Engine rebuilt including new clutch.  New battery and ignition coil. New fuel pump and lines
  • New Lotus steel wheels and Firestone tyres. New brake linings, wheels cylinders and brake pipes
  • Large history file including original books and documents

Lot Details

Registration: WBJ 33G RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1968 Engine size: 1.6L
Make: Ford Odometer reading (miles): 121000
Model: MkII Cortina GT MOT expiry:
Warranted: No Chassis number: BA97MK12694

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 103 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Window rubbers and mouldings replaced


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


New factory fitted carpets throughout and roof lining


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Engine rebuilt including new clutch.  New battery & ignition coil. New fuel pump & lines.


Gears: Drive-shaft:


New clutch

Running Gear

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


New Lotus steel wheels & Firestone tyres. New brake linings, wheels cylinders & brake pipes.


Minor: Major:


New battery & Ignition coil

Vehicle History


Full history file including original books & documents

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