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British Racing Green
Original Market Specification
Last known km/miles
Originally delivered new in British Racing Green.
Repainted Red & passenger window installed under second owner (Jack Davey's) ownership where it was used for promotional activites for Ampol & his radio show in the late 50's.
Involved in an accident where the car's caretaker - Bill Murray (1947 AGP winner) lost control with the car on the Pacific Highway 650km from Sydney, whilst in transit from the Gold Coast - subsequently the car was written off for insurance purposes.
Restored in 1957 by Whale Beach Service Station Avalon under third owner - Australian motorsport icon Frank Gardiner's ownership, car was painted white to match Gardiner's C-Type.
Restored in the 60's by fifth owner - Ash Marshall, in the process the car was repainted Red with a red leather interior, and had XKSS side exit exhausts and heat shields installed, along with plenty of chromed aluminium exteror pieces (bodywork by Stan Brown & repainted by Clive Adams)
Later restored to original (and current) specification - British Racing Green over Green Leather & steel rims.
Paris, Île-de-France, France InfoUnsold at RM Sotheby's 2020 sale (27,105 mi) (High Bid of €5,400,000 EUR)
Swadlincote, England, United Kingdom InfoFor sale with Tom Hartley Jnr. ‘19
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia InfoPrevious owner - Peter Harburg
Bourne, England, United Kingdom InfoFor sale with Hall and Hall
Paris, Île-de-France, France InfoSold for €3,696,000 EUR at RM Sotheby's Paris 2014
London, England, United Kingdom InfoPrevious owner - Clive Jarman
Wolverhampton, England, United Kingdom InfoSeventh owner - Richard Attwood ‘66 - ‘77
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia InfoSixth owners - Peter Bradley & Richard Parkinson ‘66
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia InfoFifth owner - Ash Marshall (ASH222 registration) ‘62
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia InfoFourth owner - David Finch (BMX620 registration) ‘59 - ‘62
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia InfoThird owner - Frank Gardner ‘57 - ‘59
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia InfoSecond owner - Australian Motorists Petrol Company ‘57
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia InfoFor sale with B. S. Stillwell & Co. ‘57
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia InfoFirst owner - Bib Stillwell (499 registration) ‘55 - ‘57
Richmond, Victoria, Australia InfoDelivered new via Brysons Jaguar ‘55
26/01/1959 South Pacific Championship Orange, New South Wales, Australia InfoDavid Finch - 2nd
24/03/1957 Albert Park Albert Park, Victoria, Australia InfoBib Stillwell - 3rd
25/11/1956 Australian TT Albert Park, Victoria, Australia InfoBib Stillwell (#5) - 5th
11/03/1956 Moomba TT Albert Park, Victoria, Australia InfoBib Stillwell - 2nd
Harburg Collection -- - -- Info
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