Silverstone Classics Car Auction May 2018 Sale” Results
After it’s successful auction of Ferraris, held in association with the Ferrari Club of Great Britain, Silverstone’s had their May sale of classic cars and super cars the very next day.
Below we present a selection of results from this auction.
If you’d like to see the complete results, please check this link: http://www.silverstoneauctions.com/may-sale-2018/view_lots
You might like to do this because a few of the lots that didn’t sell at auction are being offered online now – such as a 1959 Jaguar XK150 Fixedhead Coupe (for only £97,750), a 1975 Triumph TRG for only £30,268, and a 2005 Mercedes-Benz CLK DTM for £194,580. Not to mention a 207 Ariel Atom 2 for just £30,268!
A 1989 Porsche 944 S2 Cabriolet with only 8,900 miles on the odometer went under the hammer for £32,625. This pure white with black interior 6-cylinder right hand drive, manual gear box beauty was one of only 100 produced with the right-hand drive. It also came with a personalized number plate, 944 SKY!
A 1964 Morris Mini Cooper S 1275 went under the hammer for£23,625. This Tartan Red and Black, 4-cylinder gem with a right-hand drive was recently restored back to its original standard specification. Only period parts were used – no modern reproductions. The car featured a stick-on number plate, new carpets, and period Paddy Hopkirk Seats.
A 1967 Jaguar E-Type 4.2 Roadster Series 1.5 ,in gorgeous Opalescent Silver Blue, was knocked down for £105,750. This 6-cylinder gem was restored by MC Wilkinson, and “refreshed” in 2016 - resprayed, new door rubbers, retrimmed, re-chromed and so on) and it also had a new hood and new tyres.
A 1966 Iso Grifo GL 350, once owned by the late, lamented legend Mike Hailwood MBE, sold for £270,000. It was one of only 26 made with a right-hand drive, and of course considering its owner its provenance was very attractive. Hailwood won 9 motorcycle championships, then raced cars including Formula 1. This gem, with an exterior color of Bianco Polo Park and striking red leather interior, features a Borg-Warner four-speed manual gear box.