c.1970 David Brown 780 Selectamatic Tractor

Lot Number 115

c.1970 David Brown 780 Selectamatic Tractor

Fully restored by an ex-David Brown Development Engineer and simply outstanding.

  • Sold for: £10,125

Bid online during our live auction or at The Saleroom.

LIVE AUCTION: Saturday 25th March | 11.00am GMT
  • BODY COLOUR
    White/Red
  • DRIVE
    RHD
  • Registration Number
    REG NUMBER
    N/A

SUMMARY

Fully restored by an ex-David Brown Development Engineer and simply outstanding.

DESCRIPTION

  • The three-cylinder 780 Selectamatic was produced between 1967 and 1971
  • Finished in the classic 'Daisy Brown' colours of red and white
  • The all-new Selectamatic system enabled whatever implement was being used to be controlled by the depth lever
  • Fully restored by an ex-David Brown engineer who had worked on the 780 in period
  • Totally rebuilt including a full repaint, rewire, new tyres, exhaust and seat - outstanding
  • Used as a market garden tractor with low hours recorded prior to the restoration
  • 22 years in its present ownership and remains unregistered
  • With six forward and four reverse gears to choose from, these powerful tractors are renowned for being great starters and more than capable for most jobs around the farm 

 

SPECIFICATION

Lot Number
115
Make
DAVID BROWN
Model
780 SELECTAMATIC
Variant
Tractor
Registration Number
N/A
MOT Expiry
Exempt
Chassis Number
TBA
Transmission
Manual
Body Colour
White/Red

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CCA VENDOR CONDITION REPORT

OVERALL:

97 / 100

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Remarks

Restored by ex David Brown Development engineer, outstanding


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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 Everyday 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

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