Austin 7 Sports 1938

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Lot No: 89

At a Glance:

Year Make Model Mileage SOLD FOR
1938 Austin 7 Sports 00015 (Not Warranted) £9250.00 + buyers premium


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Ex Nippy engine, 1 and 5/16in crank with some gas flow work in combustion chambers, 9E Head. Recent engine overhaul by vendor when purchased at Beaulieu. Crankcase repaired in the past. H Type 1 1/8th inch SU Spring less Carburettor. Re chromed cowl with chrome double crimped Stone guard. New Straight through Exhaust with Cherry Bomb Silencer and stainless Steel Tail pipe and trim. Fully reconditioned 4 speed synchro standard gearbox. Off White new paint with polished aluminium mudguards. Lowered Bonnet line. Steel Framed doors. Aluminium skin. 12 Volt electrics conversion by R Bailey featuring rebuilt Dynamo and New 12 Volt Battery and rebuilt Starter Motor. Ruby Recoated steering wheel with indicator controls, Butler type headlamps. Full rewire. Flashing indicators. New Stop/Tail/ Flasher combined rear lamps, Traditional style. Smith’s Electronic Rev Counter, 80mm, also Smith’s Speedometer rebuilt 80mm with new drive cable. Temperature Gauge, Ammeter, Fuel Gauge, Oil Pressure Gauge. Power take off socket. New Radiator fitted with a new Electric fan and thermostatic control, and a new Expansion chamber. plus fan override control. Custom made new steel petrol tank with Chrome locking cap. Newly refurbished hydraulic brake system. 4 New Tyres, plus 1 used matching (on spare), on 5 x 17 inch Early Ruby wheels, newly finished in Silver. New Black Ambla upholstery with 2 individual seats. Black interior trim and carpet. Overhauled front and rear axles. Re Skinned front of the tubular steel framed body.’ RTC built’ Ulster style Tail. New Steel Floor pan. Chrome windscreen with new laminated glass a Lucas Vacuum Wiper and new driving mirrors. Fully reconditioned Ruby auto advance Lucas Distributor by H and H Ignition services.

NB: The vehicle is currently still listed as silver on the logbook, the new purchaser will need to inform DVLA of a colour change

Full Details:

Lot No. 89
Auction 26th June 2020 - 99% SOLD
Vehicle Make Austin
Vehicle Model 7 Sports
Year of Manufacture 1938
Mileage 00015 (Not Warranted)
Registration EOH141
Date first Registered 05-08-1938
Chassis Number 287109
Engine Number 209302
Estimated Sale Price £6900 - 7500

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