1961 Vauxhall Velox PA SX

Lot: 279

Sold for (£): 6,380
Offered for sale is a 2.7L 1961 Vauxhall Velox PA manual that has been with the current owner for the last 4 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores 89 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

An eye-catching early sixties Vauxhall in Coffee and Cream...

  • Imported from Australia in 1968 and first registered in the U.K. 17/12/1968
  • SX facelift model with a bigger engine (95bhp)
  • Geared for 94mph to cope with the newly opened M1
  • Fresh MOT before sale
  • Tidy engine bay
  • Fabulous colour scheme in Coffee and Cream. Interesting interior in Brown and Bronze
  • This is a really super example of Vauxhall's attempt to copy American trends in car design

Lot Details

Registration: PTR 363G RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1961 Engine size: 2.7L
Make: Vauxhall Odometer reading (miles): 24937
Model: Velox PA MOT expiry: 2018-03-15
Warranted: No Chassis number: PAS185949

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 89 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Good door gaps.


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


The carpets ideally need upgrading


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


I have been told that the engine has been rebuilt, the cylinder head was recently removed and the pistons look newish.


Gears: Drive-shaft:

Running Gear

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


The brakes have all been checked and look in good condition, also the levels and lubrication have been carried out recently


Minor: Major:


All lights etc are in working order

Vehicle History


There are some old mots and dvla old keepers paperwork with the car at present. Also there is a folder with history for the car which at present is missing, if this is found before the sale it will be forwarded to the auctioneers. The car will have a new mot for the auction

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