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1972 Rover 3500 (P6) Saloon - Proceeds to Prostate Cancer UK

1972 Rover 3500 (P6) Saloon - Proceeds to Prostate Cancer UK

Charity Lot, donated by Stephen Dix, a Practical Classics Magazine reader - all proceeds, including our Buyers Premium, to Prostate Cancer UK.

  • GUIDE PRICE: £5,000 - £8,000

+ buyers premium of 12.5% plus VAT (15% incl VAT)

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LIVE AUCTION: Saturday 23rd March | 11.00am GMT
  • BODY COLOUR
    Russet Brown
  • DRIVE
    RHD
  • Registration Number
    REG NUMBER
    BOC 938K
  • ODOMETER READING
    54000 Miles

SUMMARY

Charity Lot, donated by Stephen Dix, a Practical Classics Magazine reader - all proceeds, including our Buyers Premium, to Prostate Cancer UK.

DESCRIPTION

  • Rover's 3500 was launched in 1968 with a Buick-derived 3,528cc V8 generating 161bhp and offering 0-60 in nine seconds and a top speed of 123mph - impressive for 1968
  • This 1972 3500, with only 54,000 miles, has been donated to Show sponsors, Practical Classics Magazine, by reader Stephen Dix to raise money for Prostate Cancer UK
  • The vendor states 'I’ve owned it for 20 years and it’s a lovely example, but now it’s time for it to go on a new adventure. I’ve been inspired by the magazine's amazing support for charitable works, in particular Prostate Cancer UK, so I thought this would be another way to raise money'
  • Finished in Russet Brown, it has been be lightly recommissioned but is largely original
  • From Nick Whale, Chairman of CCA. 'We have made it lot number one at the NEC. It’s a beautiful, original, low-mileage example and a worthy way to start the auction, let’s hope it raises a fine sum for PCUK'
  • From Practical Classics Editor, Danny Hopkins. 'Fantastic generosity from Stephen and Kaye Dix. What better way to celebrate a superb milestone in British motoring history? Every penny will go to the Charity and we will feature the new owner with the car in the magazine.'

SPECIFICATION

Make
ROVER
Model
P6
Registration Number
BOC 938K
MOT Expiry
Exempt
Chassis Number
45110544B
Transmission
auto
Body Colour
Russet Brown

Due to venue restrictions, all vehicles must be collected on Monday 25th March between 9am and 2pm.

Any vehicles not collected by this time will be transported to a secure storage facility in Northampton by our transport partner EM Rogers, the charges for which are £150 plus VAT for removal and £10 plus VAT per day for storage. We will make contact on Sunday to confirm how you will be removing your vehicle(s). If we do not hear back by 9am on Monday morning, we will arrange collection with EM Rogers on your behalf.