sold at Barons' auction yesterday|
held their classic car auction at Sandown Park in Esher yesterday and an RV8 was
up for sale.
The catalogue said the RV8 "was reimported from Japan
in 2006 with 19,490 km (12,000 miles) from new by a UK RV8 specialist. The mileometer
now reads 6,000 miles since reimport, making it 18,000 miles from new, with mileage
history verifiable online from MOT testing reports". During the auction of
the car there were two enthusiastic bidders which drove the bids up very rapidly
from a starting bid of just £7,000 until the hammer went down at £15,000.
With a buyers premium of 10% plus VAT that was a purchase cost of £16,800.
are a friendly and professional classic car auction house. They have auctions
at around every seven weeks at Sandown Park or Kempton Park racecourses. Barons
(Woodcote Green 0819) for auction, reimported in 2006, sold at yesterday's
auction for £16,800.
was reasonably tidy with the Elm burr trim free of cracks. It has the later
listing in the Barons' catalogue
goes down on the sale of the RV8.