Auction 20.05.2017

Historics at Brooklands Museum Trust Ltd
Thorney Lane North
SL0 9HF Iver
United Kingdom
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Date of the auction: 20.05.2017

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1995 Yamaha TY250R

The Yamaha Motorcycle Company is one of the largest in the world and provides a wide range of road bikes but also is an extensive player in the world of motorsport. The trials discipline requires high revving, reliable machines that are durable, light weight and well-engineered. Widely regarded as

Lot #: 101

Estimate: £0

Date: 20 May 2017

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1961 BSA Sunbeam Tigress 175cc

The BSA Sunbeam was a scooter designed to have good performance and handling. The entry of the BSA group into the scooter field was announced by Edward Turner in October 1958. The model was available with a 175cc two-stroke, single cylinder engine or a four-stoke, 250cc, twin cylinder unit. The BSA

Lot #: 102

Estimate: £0

Date: 20 May 2017

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2009 Zhenhua ZH-A50 Monkey Bike

The monkey bike, originally introduced by Honda in the 1960's, represents one of their small, low-powered motorcycles, built primarily for fun but also as an exciting way to get around a bustling city or, more so now, used in marinas and large sporting events such as the grand prix. This machine is

Lot #: 103

Estimate: £0

Date: 20 May 2017

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1991 Ducati 851 Strada

1988 is the year in which the first World Superbike Championship made its debut. Ducati was there on the starting grid with its new bike 851 ridden by Marco Lucchinelli. Despite the fact that the unreliability of the 851 was a serious drawback, the Ducati - Lucchinelli duo did rather well, winning

Lot #: 104

Estimate: £4,000 - £5,500

Date: 20 May 2017

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1994 Ducati 916S Monoposto Europa

The first development of the 916 model family can be traced back to the development of the four-valve Ducati engine, the Desmoquattro, through the development and racing of the earlier Pantah models, to the road-going 851 and 888 models. Designed by Massimo Tamburini, Sergio Robbiano and their team

Lot #: 105

Estimate: £8,000 - £10,000

Date: 20 May 2017

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2005 Metmachex Suzuki 1200

Metmachex Engineering was registered in 1978 with the main source of work sub-contract jobs, interspersed with design and machinery repairs. Their swinging arms, which have become known worldwide throughout the motorbike industry, were first initiated by a customer who asked for his LC350 swinging

Lot #: 106

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 20 May 2017

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2001 Triumph Sprint ST 955i

The Triumph Sprint ST was manufactured in the UK from 1999 with power from a hugely reliable four-stroke, three-cylinder engine, an alloy-beam frame and a single-sided swingarm. It was a complete redesign of the earlier Sprint 900 and styled by Rod Scivyer. It used the 955cc straight-three engine

Lot #: 107

Estimate: £0

Date: 20 May 2017

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Number plate: A6 JAY

Offered for sale at no reserve with retention certificate. Price guide: £6,000-£7,000

Lot #: 108

Estimate: £0

Date: 20 May 2017

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Number plate: CAS 821A

Registration number of CAS 821A currently on retention and offered for sale without reserve

Lot #: 109

Estimate: £0

Date: 20 May 2017

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Aston Martin DB5 desk

A great addition to any office in the home or commercial environment, this fibre glass front of a DB5 Aston Martin has been designed to create a writing desk of iconic status. It has working headlights and sidelights; it also has a leather top for writing, together with a port for all wires relating

Lot #: 110

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 20 May 2017

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1970 MG Midget Mk. III

We are delighted to offer this very well presented and pretty MG Midget that, upon close inspection, presents very well and demonstrates excellent panel shut lines with virtually unmarked paintwork. The standard continues throughout this small sports car with the undersides, interior and under

Lot #: 111

Estimate: £0

Date: 20 May 2017

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1961 BMW Isetta

The Isetta is an Italian-designed microcar built under licence in a number of different countries including Germany and the United Kingdom. Produced in the post-war years at a time when cheap, short distance transportation was most needed, it became one of the most successful and influential city

Lot #: 112

Estimate: £0

Date: 20 May 2017

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1999 Porsche 911/996 Cabriolet

Introduced in 1998, the Porsche 911, with the designation 996 had little in common with its predecessor, with the first new chassis platform since the original 911. Technically, it was a major change, a complete breakaway from the original car other than overall layout and featured the most

Lot #: 113

Estimate: £12,000 - £14,000

Date: 20 May 2017

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1967 Cadillac de Ville Convertible

The first Cadillac to bear the famous 'de Ville' moniker was a prestige variant of the 1949 Series 62 range. However, between 1958 and 2005, the de Ville was a model in its own right; the definitive version of which was arguably that from 1959. The ultimate expression of the legendary Harley Earl's

Lot #: 114

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 20 May 2017

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1969 Land Rover Series IIA Lightweight

In the early 1960s, both the Royal Marines, then largely based aboard commando carriers, and the British Army required a vehicle that could be carried by air. They had taken delivery of the Westland Wessex helicopter, which could carry an 1140 kg load slung beneath. The smallest Land Rover available

Lot #: 115

Estimate: £8,000 - £10,000

Date: 20 May 2017

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1997 Bentley Brooklands R

The Bentley Brooklands was introduced in 1992 as a replacement for the Bentley Mulsanne and Bentley Eight models. It was intended as a slightly cheaper alternative to the Bentley Turbo R featuring the same styling, underpinnings of the Rolls-Royce 6.75 litre, V8 engine but without the more powerful

Lot #: 116

Estimate: £13,000 - £15,000

Date: 20 May 2017

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1967 Jaguar 340 Saloon

Synonymous with the swinging `60s and the hit TV Series Inspector Morse, the Mk. II was undoubtedly the most admired saloon to emanate from Jaguar's hallowed Browns Lane factory. Featuring notably slimmer roof pillars than its Mk. I predecessor, the immortal Mk. II was as airy on the inside as it

Lot #: 117

Estimate: £12,000 - £16,000

Date: 20 May 2017

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2007 Aston Martin DB9 Coupé

The sleek superformed aluminium body of the DB9 was initially designed by Ian Callum but had also been significantly influenced by the next director of AM design, Hendrik Fisker. It was powered by a third generation version of the now familiar 6.0 litre, V12 and has a top speed of 186mph. The DB9

Lot #: 118

Estimate: £22,000 - £28,000

Date: 20 May 2017

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1981 Ferrari 308 GTBi

Introduced at the 1975 Paris Motor Show, the Pininfarina styled Ferrari 308 GTB was the replacement for the Ferrari Dino 246. In 1980, Bosch K-Jetronic mechanical fuel injection was added, creating the 308 GTBi and GTSi. The cars were identical to the 308 GTB/GTS models, aside from the wheels that

Lot #: 119

Estimate: £60,000 - £65,000

Date: 20 May 2017

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1954 Austin-Healey 100/4 BN1

The Austin-Healey 100 was built between 1953 and 1956 by BMC (British Motor Corporation). It was developed by Donald Healey to be produced in-house by Healey's small car company in Warwick and based on the Austin A90 Atlantic mechanics. Healey built a single 'Healey Hundred' for the 1952 London

Lot #: 120

Estimate: £34,000 - £40,000

Date: 20 May 2017

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1964 Chevrolet Corvette C2 Stingray

The Corvette Stingray had grown to be America's most popular sports car since its debut in 1953 but it was time for a change for the 1963-1967 models. Even the most superlative design grows whiskers after a decade and Chevrolet chief, Bill Mitchell, and stylist, Larry Shinoda, faced a tough task; to

Lot #: 121

Estimate: £36,000 - £42,000

Date: 20 May 2017

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1955 Ford Zephyr 6 Mk. I

The Ford Zephyr was manufactured by Ford of Britain from 1952 to 1972. Initially it was sold as a more powerful six-cylinder model to complement the four-cylinder Ford Consul and, from 1962, the Zephyr itself was offered in both four and six-cylinder versions, the Consul having been discontinued

Lot #: 122

Estimate: £12,000 - £17,000

Date: 20 May 2017

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1969 Alfa Romeo GT 1300 Junior

The Alfa Romeo 105 series coupé, designed by Giorgetto Giugiaro of Bertone, was considered to be one of his greatest designs. Not only as one of the best looking and handling classic saloon cars of the period, but the advanced specification with its five-speed gearbox, all round disc brakes

Lot #: 123

Estimate: £11,000 - £16,000

Date: 20 May 2017

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1954 Jaguar XK120SE Drophead Coupé

The Jaguar XK120 was manufactured between 1948 and 1954 and was their first sports car since the SS100 which ceased production in 1940. It was launched in roadster form at the 1948 London Motor Show as a show car for the new Jaguar XK engine. It caused a sensation thus persuading Jaguar founder and

Lot #: 124

Estimate: £72,000 - £87,000

Date: 20 May 2017

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1990/1967 AC Cobra by RAM

Ram Automotive cars, although similar in appearance to the other Cobra replicas, are totally different under the double-skinned fibreglass shell. Instead of a ladder frame chassis, there is a full space frame which was developed in conjunction with the race car constructors, Reynard. Adrian Cocking

Lot #: 125

Estimate: £19,000 - £25,000

Date: 20 May 2017

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1969 Morris Mini Cooper S Mk. II

Designed by Alex Issigonis in 1959, a new concept in car design was born. With a monocoque shell, transversely mounted engine and front wheel drive, the new 'Mini', soon became popular across a broad spectrum of the population. The potential for competition use was soon seen by John Cooper; BMC were

Lot #: 126

Estimate: £20,000 - £25,000

Date: 20 May 2017

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2003 Renault Avantime Privilege

With design ahead of its time, this flagship boasted luxuries galore including a multitude of safety features and advanced engineering. Highlights included unique double-hinged pillarless doors allowing easy access to the front and rear seats even when tightly parked, the world's largest opening

Lot #: 127

Estimate: £0

Date: 20 May 2017

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1990 Volvo 480 Turbo

The 480 was the first front-wheel drive car made by Volvo. It features an unusual four-seat, three-door body, somewhere between hatchback and estate format. Volvo took six years from the time the 480 was conceived, through its development and finally brought to production in 1986. The 480 was the

Lot #: 128

Estimate: £0

Date: 20 May 2017

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1972 Triumph Stag

Like the Triumph 2000 it was developed from, the Stag was styled by Italian maestro Giovanni Michelotti and featured the monocoque construction, independent suspension, disc/drum brakes, power-assisted rack, and also the pinion steering and driveline of that saloon. The power plant, though, was an

Lot #: 129

Estimate: £16,000 - £20,000

Date: 20 May 2017

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1999 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG

Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG was a game-changing super-saloon with a very reliable, hand-built supercharged, V8 engine producing 469bhp with 516lb ft of torque with power fed to the rear wheels via a five-speed automatic gearbox, an open differential and standard ESP and traction control. With all that

Lot #: 130

Estimate: £14,000 - £18,000

Date: 20 May 2017