Sunbeams shine bright
classic motoring at its estimated selling price of $6000-$8000.
The final Sunbeam in the winter sale is a stylish 1969 Rapier Fastback, a premium personal four-seater coupe based on the floorplan of the Hillman Hunter Estate of the same period. Powered by the 1968 London-Sydney Rallywinning Hunter’s 1725cc four-cylinder engine equipped with twin Stromberg carburettors, its fourcylinder engine developed 88HP (65kW), with an overdrive standard on its fivespeed manual gearbox.
Few of these Rapier coupes made it to Australia and they remain standout vehicles in any classic company. For more auction information, contact Christophe Boribon on 03 8588 0809, or 134 646 (Option 5), or to view auction results, visit shannons.com.au
Shannons Melbourne Winter Auction will include this well-presented, 1953 Sunbeam-Talbot MkIIA sedan, which is sure to turn heads with its bright green finish
This 1969 Sunbeam Rapier Fastback coupe is in excellent condition