Gables Service Station
30 June 2005
This lot is offered without a reserve
1908 ROVER 8HP TWO SEATER
Engine: single cylinder water-cooled 4½ x 5 ins. bore and stroke, 1,030cc, mechanical valves, Rover carburettor, coil ignition; Gearbox: three speed and reverse, single-plate clutch, shaft-drive to bevel back axle; steel 'backbone' chassis; Suspension: transverse semi-elliptic spring to the front, semi-elliptic springsto the rear; Brakes: camshaft and rear wheel brakes; wooden artillery wheels. Right hand drive.
This Rover represents a similar project to the former lot having begun restoration some time ago and then later been abandoned.
restoration some time ago and then later been abandoned.
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