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BaT Auction: Modified 1973 Datsun 240K

BaT Auction: Modified 1973 Datsun 240K

This 1973 Datsun 240K is a right-hand-drive example that was acquired by the seller two years ago out of New Zealand, where it was consequently refurbished and modified as a GT-R tribute including fender flares, GT-R–style spoilers, 16″ Panasport wheels, a Fujitsubo exhaust, and more as detailed below. Its L24 inline-six is equipped with triple Weber carburetors, trumpet intakes, and electronic ignition, and power is sent to the rear wheels through a four-speed manual transmission. The seller imported the car to the US in 2019. The carburetors were recently tuned by FR Performance of Ontario, California, and the car won first place in the Restomod class at the 2019 Los Angeles Wekfest. This 240K is now offered with photos from the repaint and a clean California title in the seller’s name.

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BaT Auction: 2003 Porsche 911 Turbo 6-Speed

BaT Auction: 2003 Porsche 911 Turbo 6-Speed

This 2003 Porsche 911 Turbo coupe was acquired by the seller’s late father nine years ago in New Hampshire before being imported to Canada, and shows just under 54k kilometers (~34k miles). Power comes from a twin-turbocharged 3.6L flat-six driving all four wheels through a six-speed manual transaxle, and the body is finished in black over a black leather interior. Options include stainless steel tailpipes, heated seats with embossed headrests, and light burr maple trim. This 996TT is offered by the seller on behalf of his mother with factory literature, partial service records, a Carfax report, a 1:16 sculpture, and Ontario registration.

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BaT Auction: 1973 Mini Innocenti Cooper 1300 at No Reserve

BaT Auction: 1973 Mini Innocenti Cooper 1300 at No Reserve

This 1973 Mini Innocenti Cooper 1300 was built by Innocenti in Italy from a “complete knock-down” kit supplied by Leyland for local production, and was brought to the US at some point under previous ownership. The car is finished in Antelope Beige, and power is from a 1,275cc inline-four paired with a four-speed manual transmission. Maintenance following the seller’s acquisition from California in 2009 included replacement of the CV joints and rear subframe, overhauls of the brakes and suspension, fluid changes, and other maintenance. This Innocenti is offered with service records, a period parts catalog, and a clean Colorado title in the seller’s name.

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BaT Auction: 28k-Mile 1999 Porsche Boxster 5-Speed

BaT Auction: 28k-Mile 1999 Porsche Boxster 5-Speed

This 1999 Porsche Boxster shows just 28k miles and was sold new in New Jersey, where it has reportedly remained since. The car is finished in Ocean Blue Metallic over a black leather interior, and power is provided by a 2.5L flat-six paired with a five-speed manual transaxle. Approximately 6,500 miles have been added since being acquired by the seller over two years ago, and service carried out in June 2019 included a coolant flush, a new oil pan drain bolt, and an oil and filter change. This 986 Boxster is now offered with a clean Carfax report and a clean New Jersey title in the seller’s name.

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BaT Auction: 1958 Studebaker Golden Hawk

BaT Auction: 1958 Studebaker Golden Hawk

This 1958 Studebaker Golden Hawk is one of 878 examples from the final year of production and was reportedly shipped new to Los Angeles in September 1957. The car recently underwent an 18-month cosmetic and mechanical refurbishment commissioned by the seller, who acquired the car in 2016. It is finished in Tiara Gold and Arctic White over a gold and white interior, and power is provided by a supercharged 289ci V8 backed by a Flight-O-Matic three-speed automatic transmission. The refurbishment that reportedly totaled over $25k included fresh paint, an engine and supercharger reseal, carburetor rebuild, brake and suspension work, interior upholstery, and more as detailed below. Service in July 2019 included an oil and filter change. This Golden Hawk is now offered with refurbishment records and a clean California title in the seller’s name.

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BaT Auction: 1973 Datsun 240Z

BaT Auction: 1973 Datsun 240Z

This 1973 Datsun 240Z was sold new at El Camino Datsun of Sunnyvale, California and is finished in Green Metallic over a tan vinyl interior. Power is from a 2.4-liter inline-six paired with a four-speed manual gearbox, and features include air conditioning, bumper overriders, body-colored side mirrors, slotted aluminum wheels, and more. The car was featured on BaT in 2010 before being acquired by its late previous owner in a 2015 BaT auction, and was inherited by its current owner in April 2019. A service performed in preparation for the sale reportedly included a carburetor adjustment, air conditioning recharge, and an inspection. This 240Z is offered by the seller on behalf of its current owner with a window sticker, manuals, service records, spare parts, and a clean California title.

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BaT Auction: 1957 DeSoto Firedome Sportsman Coupe at No Reserve

BaT Auction: 1957 DeSoto Firedome Sportsman Coupe at No Reserve

This 1957 DeSoto Firedome Sportsman two-door hardtop coupe is finished in Mandarin Rust over two-tone upholstery and is powered by a 341ci Hemi V8 paired with a three-speed TorqueFlite automatic transmission. The car was reportedly sold new in Arizona and was acquired by the seller from the original owner in 2016. Work since that time is said to have included installation of a new battery and Kelsey-Hayes wire wheels. This two-door DeSoto is now offered at no reserve with spare parts and a clean Florida title in the seller’s name.

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BaT Auction: 1991 Land Rover Range Rover Classic

BaT Auction: 1991 Land Rover Range Rover Classic

This 1991 Range Rover Classic was originally sold in Amarillo, Texas and was acquired by the seller in 2017 from its second owner. The truck is finished in Alpine White over a tan interior with refinished wood trim, and power comes from a 3.9-liter V8 paired with a four-speed automatic transmission and a two-speed transfer case. An engine-out service under current ownership included replacement of gaskets and seals, drivetrain mounts, and the alternator. This RRC is offered with a stock stereo, tools, a clean Carfax report, and a clean Colorado title in the seller’s name.

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BaT Auction: 2014 Audi R8 V10 Coupe

BaT Auction: 2014 Audi R8 V10 Coupe

This 2014 Audi R8 coupe is finished in Phantom Black Pearl Effect with carbon fiber side blades over a black leather cabin, and power comes from a 5.2-liter V10 paired with an S tronic seven-speed dual-clutch transaxle. The car was sold new in California, and the manufacturer purchased it back under Lemon Law in 2015 at 17k miles due to check engine light issues. The seller acquired the car in March 2016, and in September 2016 at 19k miles a replacement 5.2-liter V10 was installed under warranty. This R8 now shows just under 23k miles and is being offered with an accident-free Carfax report, California Lemon Law paperwork, service records since 2015, a car cover, and a Texas title in the seller’s name.

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BaT Auction: 1992 Land Rover Defender 90

BaT Auction: 1992 Land Rover Defender 90

This 1992 Land Rover Defender 90 is a left-hand drive example which is said to have spent time with a Royal Air Force wing commander and was acquired by a previous owner from the UK Ministry of Defense in 2015. Power comes from a replacement 2.5-liter diesel inline-four which was installed in 2012 and is mated to a five-speed manual gearbox. Work performed between 2015-2018 consisted of adding a modified Discovery transfer case, replacing suspension components, cylinder head work, installing canvas and bimini tops, reupholstering the seats, and more. The truck was imported to the US in 2017 and purchased from the seller through a May 2018 BaT auction by its current owner, who has since added approximately 1,000 of its 122k indicated kilometers (~76k miles). This Defender is now offered by the same seller on behalf of its current owner with a British Motor Industry Heritage Trust certificate, recent records, and a clean Florida title in the owner’s name.

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BaT Auction: 1929 Ford Sprint Car Tribute

BaT Auction: 1929 Ford Sprint Car Tribute

This 1929 Ford is a custom-built tribute to classic sprint cars and is based on Ford Model A chassis components with custom bodywork. The seller purchased the bare frame and bodywork ten years ago and built the rest of the car around those components. Power is provided by a 2.3L GM Quad 4 engine backed by an S-10 5-speed manual transmission. The car is equipped with dual Weber carburetors converted into throttle bodies for a custom EFI system, hydraulic drum brakes, solid axles, and rear lever-action dampers. This Sprint Car tribute is offered with a clean California title in the seller’s name.

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BaT Auction: 4k-Mile 2006 Mini Cooper S JCW GP

BaT Auction: 4k-Mile 2006 Mini Cooper S JCW GP

This 2006 Mini Cooper S John Cooper Works GP is #626 of 2,000 examples built during a single-year production run, and one of 415 that came to the United States. Showing just under 4k miles, the car was sold new from Baron Mini in Merriam, Kansas and was acquired by the seller from the original owner approximately one year ago. All GP models were finished in Thunder Blue Metallic with a silver roof and red mirror caps, and power is provided by a supercharged 1.6L inline-four paired with a six-speed manual transaxle with a factory limited-slip differential. Additional features include a unique aero kit, a rear seat delete, 18″ wheels, sport-tuned suspension, and more detailed below. This Cooper S JCW GP is now offered with service records, factory books and manuals, the window sticker, a clean Carfax report, and a clean Nebraska title in the seller’s name.

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BaT Auction: 1971 Datsun 521 Pickup 4×4 at No Reserve

BaT Auction: 1971 Datsun 521 Pickup 4×4 at No Reserve

This 1971 Datsun 521 pickup is equipped with a later 2.0-liter inline-four and five-speed manual transmission as well as a Baja four-wheel drive conversion featuring a Dana 20 transfer case and a Dana 30 front axle. Additional modifications include a roll bar, tubular bumpers, and aftermarket wheels. The work was reportedly carried out by the original owner, from whom the selling dealer acquired the truck four months ago prior to a repaint in metallic grey. This 521 is offered at no reserve in Georgia with a bed topper and a clean North Carolina title.

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BaT Auction: 1958 Porsche 308 N Super Diesel Tractor High Crop Model

BaT Auction: 1958 Porsche 308 N Super Diesel Tractor High Crop Model

This 1958 Porsche 308 N Super Diesel Tractor High Crop Model was purchased new in Washington, where it reportedly resided on a holly farm through acquisition by the seller in 2013. The tractor is finished in red, and the seller had the seat and large diameter wheels refinished and fitted with new tires. Power is provided by an air-cooled 2,467cc four-stroke three-cylinder diesel paired with a 5-speed manual transmission and a rear portal axle, and the tractor is equipped with a power-operated rear hitch assembly. This Porsche Super is offered with a Washington bill of sale.

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BaT Auction: 2001 Jaguar XK8 Convertible at No Reserve

BaT Auction: 2001 Jaguar XK8 Convertible at No Reserve

This 2001 Jaguar XK8 Convertible is finished in Carnival Red over Cashmere leather and is powered by a 4.0-liter V8 paired with a five-speed automatic transmission. Built in March 2001, the car was first sold in Massachusetts and was acquired by the selling dealer in April 2019. Subsequent service included replacement timing chains, tensioners, and rails, as well as a new water pump, thermostat, spark plugs, front strut mounts, Pirelli tires, and more as described below. This XK8 convertible shows 110k miles and is now offered by the selling dealer at no reserve with a clean Carfax report and a clean Ohio title.

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BaT Auction: 1970 Fiat 500 L at No Reserve

BaT Auction: 1970 Fiat 500 L at No Reserve

This 1970 Fiat 500 L was sourced through a company in Italy and imported by the seller in 2018, reportedly following work on its 499cc inline-twin, four-speed manual transmission, and braking system. The car is finished in yellow over black and features a folding fabric sunroof as well as bumper overriders. This 500 L is offered at no reserve in New Jersey with refurbishment photos, Italian registration materials and license plates, and New York registration in the seller’s name.

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BaT Auction: 2.8L 1971 Datsun 240Z 5-Speed Project at No Reserve

BaT Auction: 2.8L 1971 Datsun 240Z 5-Speed Project at No Reserve

This 1971 Datsun 240Z is a non-running project equipped with a 2.8L inline-six and a 5-speed manual transmission from a later Datsun. The car was acquired by a friend of the seller in 1998, and the seller purchased it earlier this year. The exterior wears an older repaint in red, and an aftermarket front air dam, 15″ MSW wheels, and a black interior are equipped. The car has not been driven since 2013 and the L28 engine currently cannot be turned over by hand, though the transmission can be put into neutral and the car rolled. This Datsun is offered with Alabama registration and a bill of sale.

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BaT Auction: 1964 Mercedes-Benz 220SE Cabriolet

BaT Auction: 1964 Mercedes-Benz 220SE Cabriolet

This 1964 Mercedes-Benz 220SE cabriolet was originally sold in France and has resided in California since it was imported to Los Angeles in 1966, remaining with the same family until it was acquired by the current owner in 2018. Power is provided by a fuel-injected 2.2L inline-six paired with a four-speed automatic transmission, and maintenance in 2019 included fluid services and a compression check. Finished in white over blue-gray leather, this W111 cabriolet is now offered on the current owner’s behalf with service records, owner’s manuals, and a clean California title.

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BaT Auction: 1967 Ford Mustang Convertible

BaT Auction: 1967 Ford Mustang Convertible

This 1967 Ford Mustang convertible was acquired in the late 1980s by the father of the seller, who inherited it upon his passing in 2012. The car is powered by a 390ci V8 paired with a three-speed automatic transmission and has been repainted in Candyapple Red over a refurbished red vinyl interior. Additional equipment includes a white soft top and Cragar wheels as well as power-assisted steering and brakes. This Mustang is offered with a top boot, recent service records, a Deluxe Marti Report, and a clean New Jersey title in the seller’s name.

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