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Austin Champ XWY 520G, 45 BE 14, 4514

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On eBay, ended 16 February 2014, seller's descripion, "1953 Austin Champ90%finished ---starts, runs, drives but has not been on the road for a long time and brakes are non existant, wold advise collection on a trailer. Floors are all good, many new panels. New set of remoulds but spare does not match."
Sold £3,657.98, item no. 231155525807

On eBay, ended 8 January 2013, seller's descripion, "1953 Austin Champ 90% finished -- starts, runs, drives but has not been on the road for a long time. Would advise collection on a trailer. Full set of doors and sidescreens in good condition included, tilt needs minor repair to stitching. Floors all good, many new panels. Previous poor quality restoration work lets this Champ down but it's all solid and could be used as is with minor work and then improved as a rolling restoration. Sat on correct split rims and a set of new 750.16 tyres (includes spare (not shown)) New set of seat covers included that will need fitting correctly Registered and currently on SORN. No MOT." eBay, sold for, £4,900, 200871878870

On eBay, ended 29 September 2012, seller's descripion, "The Champ runs and drives but needs some TLC that i have'nt the time to finnish it to get it on the road, it has lots of new parts, i have lots of bills to go with it. The Champ is SORN and no MOT." 230853523715, sold for £3,451

Austin Champ 4514, XWY 520G, 45 BE 14, 4514 Photo 1

eBay early 2012. Seller's description, ".. bills for parts for over £2,000, a fraction of the actual money spent. Champ is pretty much complete, the windscreen and hood is missing. Champ runs. The charging light doesn't go out. Brakes need to be bled as some month ago I replaced the seals in the master and slave cylinders but haven't got around to bleeding the brakes. There are some boxes of spares included in the sale. Current V5" sold for £2,160.77, 200694747230

Austin Champ 4514, XWY 520G, 45 BE 14, 4514 Photo 1

Sold at Baron' Classic car auction at Beaulieu 9 September 2006 for £1,200.00, it came with a spare front axle and a quantity of spares.

Austin Champ 4514, XWY 520G, 45 BE 14, 4514 Photo 3