Fiat 500 Abarth Replica 1970

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Lot No: 49

At a Glance:

Year Make Model Mileage SOLD FOR
1970 Fiat 500 Abarth Replica 38,683 (Not Warranted) £8250.00 + buyers premium


A fully documented restoration in 1999 turned this UK registered Fiat 500 into an Abarth replica with a new 650cc engine professionally rebuilt to racing standards and Oselli tuned. Alloy barrels, gas flowed heads, fully balanced and with a deep alloy sump. Fuel is fed into a Dellorto FZD carb, which was fitted with a new sport inlet manifold in 2013. Electronic ignition fires up the engine with sound augmented through the sports exhaust.
Upgrades by Middle Barton Garage in 2012 costing £4,300.00, include recommissioning after a long period off the road, new Spax gas adjustable lowered front and rear shock absorbers and an Abarth 595/695 front leaf spring. Minilite style wheels shod with Bridgestone tyres and wheel arches complete the Abarth conversion.
Included in the comprehensive history folder are various photos, a mileage log, Classic Car Weekly article and from 1999 many bills totalling £4723.00 for the Abarth conversion and repaint. The Middle Barton Garage invoices total £ 3894. making a total in excess of £8600.00
This is the sought after F model, with small odometer. The car has covered only 800 miles since the rebuild now showing 38700 miles (not warranted) MOT to 29 June 2018 Only 3 owners from new!

Full Details:

Lot No. 49
Auction 27th October 2017 - 95% SOLD
Vehicle Make Fiat
Vehicle Model 500 Abarth Replica
Year of Manufacture 1970
Mileage 38,683 (Not Warranted)
Registration EGY345J
Date first Registered 17-08-1970
MOT 29-06-18
Chassis Number 2564944
Engine Number 2691911
Estimated Sale Price £6500 - 7500

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