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Sunbeam Alpine 1967

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This Sunbeam Alpine Series V sports roadster is typical of those produced by the Rootes Group in the 1960’s as a stylish alternative to the ever popular MGB. In orginal GT specification with a 90hp 1725cc engine (similar to Sunbeam Rapier/Hillman Hunter), 4 speed + overdrive gearbox and wire-wheels. The factory fitted hardtop has been replaced by a softtop, which was an option from […]

Sunbeam Model 6 Longstroke 1926

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1926 Sunbeam model 6 Longstroke, bike was off the road from 1951-2013, and is in original condition with mostly original paint. This model of bike was the last sidevalve to win the Isle of Man TT in 1922. This bike now covers 1500-2000 miles a year and has lead the Vintage Motorcycle Clubs ‘Coventry to Brighton […]

Blue Bird Poster – Limited Edition

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Exclusive offer for limited edition print of Blue Bird after its appearance at Bromyard Speed Festival 2016. A specially commissioned commemorative poster marking the first Bromyard Speed Festival. Featuring the first of the Campbell family ”Blue Bird” Land Speed Record cars – the 350HP Sunbeam. This is a limited edition poster, with only 100 printed […]

Sunbeam “Blue Bird” World Land Speed Record Breaker

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Sunbeam Blue Bird World Land Speed Record Breaker SEE VIDEO OF BLUE BIRD ON BBC Visitors to the Bromyard Speed Festival on Sunday 3rd April this year, will be thrilled by the presence of Sir Malcolm Campbell’s Land Speed Record breaker, the Sunbeam 350hp ‘Blue Bird’, which took the world’s land speed record in 1924, […]

Sunbeam Rapier 1964

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Coming to Bromyard Speed Festival … Sunbeam Rapier Series IV 1964 Introduced in 1955, the original Rapier soon enjoyed success in competition events such as the Mille Miglia, the RAC, the Monte Carlo  and the French Alpine rallies. 8 years later in 1963,  the Rapier was no longer the mainstay of the competitions department because […]

Sunbeam Tiger to Rallye Monte Carlo Historique

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Sunbeam Tiger to take on the Rallye Monte Carlo Historique 27th January – 3rd February 2016 Last autumn, Jeremy Holden – Managing Director of Holden Vintage & Classic acquired a very rare 1964 Sunbeam Tiger ex-Works Rally Car, one of only seven Rootes Group works ever made. Since the acquisition the car has undergone a […]

1964 Sunbeam Tiger AHP 294B

1964 Sunbeam Tiger AHP 294B 1964 ex-Works Rally Car – one of only seven Works Tigers ever made. See it at Bromyard Speed Festival Since its acquisition on 14th May 2014 by Jeremy Holden Sunbeam Tiger AHP 294B has undergone a full but sympathetic restoration. The intention in 2016 is to compete in the Rallye Monte […]