1938 RILEY 12/4 TOURER
COACHWORK BY WILKINSON & SON OF DERBY
REGISTRATION NO. 983 YUF
CHASSIS NO. 28A7479
ENGINE NO. 38-7415
A beautiful Lynx Style tourer that was rebodied to its current body Post War taking the form of a spacious 4 seat tourer. The car comes to us with simply masses of bills dating back years including a recent full engine rebuild be marque speciailists Blue Diamond of Bicester.
Finished in green over black, the car presents very very well & is in excellent condition throughout. The interior is pale Green leather again of recent origin & in very good condition. The car's original registration number, CKV 319 identifying it as first owned by none other than Rupert Riley, the factory's competitions manager, whose cars were taking class and outright wins at Brooklands on a regular basis.
The car benefits from a new radiator, Girling brakes all round and fully restored Dunlop centre-lock wire wheels shod with new 4.75x18 tyres. The engine is the correct 12/4 Riley unit, complete with Wilson four-speed pre-selector gearbox, and the car comes with full weather equipment to include hood, tonneau cover, side screens and hood bag. Beautifully finished and ready for all manner of national and international touring, historic rallies or simply driving for pleasure.