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Just 200 of the imposing A135 Princess MkIV were produced at the Vanden Plas factory in Kingsbury between 1956 and ' Powered by a 4-litre D-series 'six, this example was built in 1959 and is believed to have covered just 54,000 miles. It has been treated to a bare-metal rebuild, new carpets and headlining at a cost of ?16k , and comes with 38 years of old paperwork. It may lack the kudos of a Jaguar or Armstrong Siddeley, but you're almost guaranteed never to meet another coming towards you. At ?19,995, it's also garage door opener deals value.
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