**Charity Lot** 1970 Morris Minor 1000 - 3,020 miles

Lot: 801

Sold for (£): 6,600
Offered for sale is a 1.098L 1970 Morris Minor 1000 998 Saloon manual that has been with the current owner for the last 35 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores 81 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Just 3,020 miles from new with all proceeds to charity...


  • Bought by a Cardiff solicitor who stored the car for 35 years and has generously donated it
  • Stored on axle stands, wheels off. All paintwork waxed. Underside was Ziebarted when new.
  • In September 2018, the car received over £2,000 of mechanical recommissioning
  • The original parts are boxed and stored in the boot. Fresh Mot in September with no advisories
  • All proceeds, including commissions, will be donated to 'Safe Families for Children, Wales'
*Please note that due to long-term storage the V5C has been re-applied for and shall be forwarded to the buyer. There are no HPI records for the car.


Lot Details

Registration: FMM 902J RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1970 Engine size: 1.098L
Make: Morris Odometer reading (miles): 3020
Model: Minor 1000 998 Saloon MOT expiry: 2019-09-05
Warranted: No Chassis number: TBA

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 81 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


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


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Gears: Drive-shaft:

Running Gear

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


Brakes (all wheel cylinders, master cylinder, brake shoes) dynamo, regulator, fuel pump renewed due to deterioration/seized. Where possible, original manufacturer of parts has been used. All parts removed have been boxed and stored in the boot.  Around £2,000 spent on restoration.


Minor: Major:

Vehicle History


Stored on axle stands, wheels off. All paintwork waxed. The underside was Ziebarted when new.

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