Morris 8 Tourer 1937

By February 3, 2014Previous Classic Car Entries

This fantastic Morris 8 is in undoubted concourse condition inside and out. She is a series 1 4 Seater Tourer finished in ruby red with black wings and new red leather hand stiched seats. The brief history of this car. It is believed to be 2 owners and the total mileage is approx 90 000. 50 years ago she ran the big ends and was put into store. Fast forward to 2006 when she was bought by the vendor who is reported to have spent a staggering amount on her, rumoured to be in the region of £30,000. She has coverd a total of 125 miles since total restoration and there is a massive amount of photo records, confirming the restoration with the car. The engine, which was changed by the vendor to a recondition series E engine, which gives you a little more power 29 bhp and the original engine is with the car boxed for easy transportation. Sadly the only reason it has come to the market is the recent death of the vendors husband.
Condition: 1+ Concourse
Estimated sale price: £8,000 – £9,750

Sold for £14,840 at our January 2014 Classic Car Auction.