1962 AC Bristol Roadster

Grand Prix Classics

Grand Prix Classics has this beautiful AC Bristol Roadster on sale! A very late production, matching numbers, 100D2 engined Roadster with a known ownership history, multiple concours wins, excellent documentation of the restoration with photos and receipts. One of the best examples one can find.

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A comprehensive three-year bare shell mechanical and cosmetic restoration was completed in 2001 by Classic European Restorations in San Diego, California. Records show every nut and bolt was restored to a concours level. The engine of this AC Bristol Roadster was rebuilt in 2020 by Mike Eddy (formerly of Edelbrock) and Ed Mazula, with less than 50 miles. Proven by more than a dozen concours wins from 2002-2004. Then recent vetting, servicing in early June of 2021.

Factory records show BEX1209 being dispatched from AC Cars on October 16, 1962, with engine number 1159, which it still has today. The first owner is a Mr. Bowe of Detroit, Michigan. There are a total of five known owners. Once owned by AC expert Ron Leonard. Residing in Southern California since the late 1990’s. It Roadster has remained under current ownership since 2005.

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Grand Prix Classics specializes in the buying, selling and consignment of historic racing cars and sports cars. Located in La Jolla, California, with a beautiful showroom and workshop. The business is run by founder, Mark Leonard, who is truly passionate about his work. Mark has assembled a team of dedicated professionals who contribute specific talents ranging from buying and selling to an international market, researching automotive history, to running the workshop. There are always approximately 20 cars in inventory as well as a collection of rare automotive posters, a large library of books, magazines, videos and other memorabilia.