1959 Daimler Dart SP250 Series A

Lot: 345

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Offered for sale is a 2.5L 1959 Daimler Dart SP250 manual. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 100 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

An early example of Coventry's distinctive V8 Sports Car...

 

  • Potentially historically significant as the eighth right-hand drive example built
  • Supplied new in November 1959 by the famous Birmingham dealers, Reeve and Stedeford
  • With its first owner until 2001 and only one since. Two owners in 61 years!
  • 2,548cc V8, lightweight fibreglass body and Girling disc brakes. 0-60mph in 9 seconds and 120mph
  • Recently undergone a £5,000 repaint back to the gel coat and refinished in Old English White
  • Gently patinated original tan leather interior. Very smart, virtually new Donkey Brown soft top
  • The engine benefits from electronic ignition and has recently been serviced
  • Complete with Heritage Certificate, owners and workshop manuals and a wealth of history
  • With ony 2,645 built, these are rare cars and, whilst a little quirky, remain sought-after classics

Lot Details

Registration: 50 AOG RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1959 Engine size: 2.5L
Make: Daimler Odometer reading (miles): 2676
Model: Dart SP250 MOT expiry: 2020-10-08
Warranted: No Chassis number: 100578

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 100 / 135

Exterior

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Paint: Chrome:
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Vehicle History

About the Condition Report

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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