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TALBOT LOTUS SUNBEAM EX-WORKS RALLY CAR

Advert ID: 44226 To Be Auctioned


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Description

The very last car driven competitively by the 'late, great Russell Brookes'..

One of the original four 'Andrews Heat for Hire' works Talbots of the early 80s

Driven by Russell Brookes and Mike Broad in the 1981 Lombard RAC

Used every year by Russell in many Historic events scene he retired in 1992 and in his last ever competitive appearance, the Halloween Historic Stages Rally 2010

Regularly seen at Demo Events; Raceretro, Rally Show, Goodwood FOS, Rally Day, Rallylegends San Marino, Deju Vu Killarney and Ulster

Driven competitively during the last 15 years by various upcoming drivers as well as Russell and Louise Aitken-Walker during feature events

Original Running Gear, Engine, Gearbox and Axle. Shocks and brakes are all period, with some original parts. All maintained on a regular basis with no expense spared.

Currently, the car is in full Rally Specification, all in date, and has an MSA Passport. All the original parts have been kept and are available with the car.

The Silverstone Classic Live Online Auction 2020
You can view the car(s) of interest via a pre-booked appointment between 16th - 30th July. Buyers are advised to inspect cars in person; this is an opportunity to satisfy the condition of each lot prior to the auction. Please contact us on 01926 691141 to reserve your appointment at our centrally located facility.

Auction schedule:

Friday 31st July: Sale commences at 12 noon

Saturday 1st August: Sale commences at 12 noon

Seller Info

Silverstone Auctions

Member Since:
19 Dec 2013

Ashorne, Warks, CV35 0AA

Phone: +44 1926 691141

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