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Good prices at Barons’ sale

  BARONS’ Christmas Classic Sale at Sandown Park saw a number of entries almost double estimate. They included a 1964 Jaguar Mk 3.8 saloon, which achieved £41,800 (estimate £22,000-£28,000), and a 1994 Jaguar XJS 4.0 ‘facelift’ model that was bought for £11,000 (estimate £4,500-£6,000). One hotly-contested lot was the ideal hot hatch – the 1989 … Continue reading

E-Type steals the show

  A TRULY outstanding 1970 Jaguar E-Type Series II 4.2 Roadster was the star of Dorset Vintage and Classic Auctions’ early winter sale. Fetching £110,000, the beautifully restored E-Type found a new home in Northamptonshire with a Jaguar collector. Bright weather drew in a full capacity crowd to Athelhampton House, near Dorchester, tempted by the … Continue reading

Strong demand for 1980s classics

  CLASSIC Car Auctions (CCA) closed the curtains on a record-breaking year at its December sale for a premium-inclusive total of £1.8 million. It was two 1980s Porsches that were the top sellers on the day. A 1989 911 Carrera Supersport (SSE) sold for £71,500, more than £11,000 over its lower estimate; meanwhile a 1985 … Continue reading