1969 Rover P5B Saloon

Lot: 511

Sold for (£): 12,210
Offered for sale is a 3.5L 1969 Rover P5B Saloon automatic that has been with the current owner for the last 25 years. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 101 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Superbly restored and simply stunning, multi-show winning P5B...

 

  • Two owners from new, the current for the last 25 years. 66,000 miles and full service history
  • Superbly presented in brilliant Rover White with a sumptuous Mulberry hide interior
  • Three-year mechanical and physical restoration with new panels, wings and boot floor
  • Wheels, bumpers, overriders, grille, trim and petrol cap all re-chromed. Stainless steel trims restored
  • A 5-times winner of the Rover P5 Owners' Club National Concours
  • Undoubtedly one of the best available. Possibly unrepeatable

Lot Details

Registration: RTA 560H RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1969 Engine size: 3.5L
Make: Rover Odometer reading (miles): 65880
Model: P5B Saloon MOT expiry:
Warranted: No Chassis number: 84003703C

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 101 / 135

Exterior

Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:
Trim:

Remarks

Bodywork : New replacement panels to doors and front wing leading edges. All cills and 'D' posts replaced. New rear wings, boot floor restored. All new panels and exposed steel / cavities treated with rust inhibitor and paint.  

Exterior Trim : Wheels split and re-chromed. Bumpers / overriders, Front grille liner,  Boot lid trim and petrol cap all re chromed. Stainless steel trims restored and re fitted

Interior

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

Remarks

Seats repaired and re-coloured. Timberwork restored and re-varnished. Trim panels recovered. New carpet throughout. Door rubbers replaced  

Engine

Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:

Remarks

 Engine and gearbox gaskets replaced. Kenlowe controllable fan added. New Radiator. New hoses and associated fittings.

Transmission

Gears: Drive-shaft:
Clutch:

Running Gear

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

Remarks

Renewed brake system, discs and associated elements. Rear springs and steering elements replaced. New stainless steel exhaust.  

Electrics

Minor: Major:

Remarks

Car alarm added. Radio CD and speaker added (hidden from view)

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