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Sunbeam History

History

This is the history of the brand Sunbeam since the establishment of the company and up to the most modern of vehicles produced under this brand.

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Sunbeam

This car in the 50-ies has won prizes in the race. This was the cheapest model of the car with stunning high technical data. This Is The Sunbeam. Its engineers-designers were Mebberli Smith, Charles Pallinger, Louis Kotalen and others. But when they began the production of cars В«SanbimВ»?


Historical milestones of the sunbeam


In 1899 the company the sunbeam under the leadership of John Marston has released the first full-fledged car. Before that the company was engaged in manufacturing of various metal ornaments, as well as production of bicycles.


In 1901, under the leadership of designer Mebberli Smith was released model with a 2-cylinder engine. She had a name of the sunbeam-Mabley.


In 1909, the engineer-designer became Louis Kotalen. He developed a car В«SanbimВ» with a 4-cylinder engine and the designer of the racing model of the Nautilus. Its peculiarity was that applied the upper valve and the engine. The body was made according to all the requirements of aerodynamics.


In 1923-x, 1924-ies of the car the sunbeam had gained victory in the Grand Prix.


In 1954 was founded the new sports model the sunbeam Alpine. This car had a good tough front suspension, a solid arc security of the frontal glass, as well as the power of the engine 77 horsepower. At that time it was a technical innovations and high achievement.


In the 60-ies of concern Chrysler began to produce sports, as well as family car under the brand name of the sunbeam. One of them was, for example, the sunbeam Stiletto.


In 1970, the company has passed under the management of В«PeugeotВ». At this time, was released on the model of the sunbeam Talbot-Lotus, which in 1981, took the first place in the championship rally.


So, the sunbeam, this is the car, the history of which is connected with strong sports performance.

Sunbeam cars, presented in our catalogue:

Latest classic Sunbeam cars offered in listings in the United Kingdom:

Sunbeam Alpine Convertible 1967, Restored & dry stored for 25 years Sunbeam Alpine Convertible 1967, Restored & dry stored for 25 years 12 £4,200.00
1954 Sunbeam Alpine Mk.1 Special RHD 1954 Sunbeam Alpine Mk.1 Special RHD 12 £17,995.00
Sunbeam Alpine 1962 Sunbeam Alpine 1962 9 £5,500.00
1963 SUNBEAM ALPINE GOLD 1963 SUNBEAM ALPINE GOLD 8 £6,999.00
Sunbeam Alpine GT Series V 1967 Sunbeam Alpine GT Series V 1967 10 £8,800.00
1961 SUNBEAM RAPIER 1961 SUNBEAM RAPIER 12 £4,950.00
1963 SUNBEAM ALPINE GOLD 1963 SUNBEAM ALPINE GOLD 8 £7,999.00
1961 SUNBEAM RAPIER 1961 SUNBEAM RAPIER 12 £4,950.00
Sunbeam rapier v8 beast Sunbeam rapier v8 beast 9 £2,500.00
1965 SUNBEAM TIGER MK2 DEVELOPMENT PROTOTYPE. AMAZING AND RARE CAR. 1965 SUNBEAM TIGER MK2 DEVELOPMENT PROTOTYPE. AMAZING AND RARE CAR. 12 £100,000.00
Sunbeam Alpine 1962 Sunbeam Alpine 1962 9 £5,500.00
1924 Sunbeam 4.5 litre 24/70 tourer 1924 Sunbeam 4.5 litre 24/70 tourer 12 £120,000.00
Sunbeam Alpine GT Series V 1967 Sunbeam Alpine GT Series V 1967 10 £8,200.00
SUNBEAM ALPINE RED SUNBEAM ALPINE RED 6 £11,000.00
1967 Sunbeam Alpine 1967 Sunbeam Alpine 12 £3,000.00
SUNBEAM ALPINE SERIES V 1966 SUNBEAM ALPINE SERIES V 1966 2 £9,500.00
Sunbeam OTHER Sunbeam OTHER 12 £54,000.00
1931 SUNBEAM 18.2 SALOON 1931 SUNBEAM 18.2 SALOON 12 £29,995.00
1967 SUNBEAM ALPINE MK5 SPORTS 1967 SUNBEAM ALPINE MK5 SPORTS 9 £5,660.00
1931 Sunbeam 18.2hp 2.3 litre Drop Head Coupe. 1931 Sunbeam 18.2hp 2.3 litre Drop Head Coupe. 12 £56,000.00
1924 Sunbeam 24/70 4.5 litre Tourer. 1924 Sunbeam 24/70 4.5 litre Tourer. 12 £155,000.00
SUNBEAM ALPINE RED SUNBEAM ALPINE RED 6 £11,000.00
Sunbeam Talbot Sunbeam Talbot 8 £11,750.00
Sunbeam Rapier Convertible Sunbeam Rapier Convertible 7 £7,000.00
1931 SUNBEAM 18.2 SALOON 1931 SUNBEAM 18.2 SALOON 12 £29,995.00
Sunbeam ALPINE Sunbeam ALPINE 15 £19,995.00
Sunbeam ALPINE Sports Sunbeam ALPINE Sports 9 £2,500.00
1961 Sunbeam Alpine 1961 Sunbeam Alpine 9 £9,500.00
1961 Sunbeam Alpine 1961 Sunbeam Alpine 9 £7,000.00
1924 Sunbeam 24/70 4.5 litre Tourer. 1924 Sunbeam 24/70 4.5 litre Tourer. 20 £155,000.00
1967 Sunbeam Alpine 1967 Sunbeam Alpine 5 £12,995.00
1919 Sunbeam 24hp 4 1/2 Litre Tourer by Brewster. 1919 Sunbeam 24hp 4 1/2 Litre Tourer by Brewster. 20 £90,000.00
1965 Sunbeam Tiger 1965 Sunbeam Tiger 9 £27,000.00
1933 Sunbeam 16.9 Tourer 1933 Sunbeam 16.9 Tourer 12 £49,995.00
1960s Sunbeam Rapier Barn Find 1960s Sunbeam Rapier Barn Find 10 £2,750.00
1933 Sunbeam 16.9 Tourer 1933 Sunbeam 16.9 Tourer 12 £49,995.00
SUNBEAM RAPIER FASTBACK COUPE AUTOMATIC - EXCELLENT ORIGINAL LOW MILEAGE ! SUNBEAM RAPIER FASTBACK COUPE AUTOMATIC - EXCELLENT ORIGINAL LOW MILEAGE ! 11 £4,995.00
1966 Sunbeam Alpine Mk. V Restoration Project 1966 Sunbeam Alpine Mk. V Restoration Project 7 £4,000.00
1965 Sunbeam Tiger 1965 Sunbeam Tiger 9 £20,000.00
1933 Sunbeam 16.9 Tourer 1933 Sunbeam 16.9 Tourer 12 £49,995.00
SUNBEAM RAPIER 3A - BEAUTIFUL CAR WITH OVERDRIVE SUNBEAM RAPIER 3A - BEAUTIFUL CAR WITH OVERDRIVE 6 £6,995.00
1925 Sunbeam 20/60 Short Chassis Super Sport DHC 1925 Sunbeam 20/60 Short Chassis Super Sport DHC 20 £62,500.00
Sunbeam Alpine Sunbeam Alpine 4 £14,999.00
1965 SUNBEAM ALPINE MKIV 1965 SUNBEAM ALPINE MKIV 10 £14,995.00
1924 Sunbeam 24/60 4.5 litre Tourer. 1924 Sunbeam 24/60 4.5 litre Tourer. 20 £155,000.00
1922 Sunbeam 20/60hp 4.5 litre Open Drive Landaulette. 1922 Sunbeam 20/60hp 4.5 litre Open Drive Landaulette. 20 £56,000.00
1927 Sunbeam 16.9 Tourer 1927 Sunbeam 16.9 Tourer 10 £34,850.00
Sunbeam Alpine Mk 5. Stunning Car Sunbeam Alpine Mk 5. Stunning Car 6 £14,950.00
Sunbeam Talbot 80-MK1-Convertible Sunbeam Talbot 80-MK1-Convertible 18 £13,750.00
Sunbeam Alpine Sunbeam Alpine 4 £14,999.00
1927 Sunbeam 16.9 Tourer 1927 Sunbeam 16.9 Tourer 10 £34,850.00
Morris MINOR 1000 Morris MINOR 1000 12 £2,995.00
1952 AC Two Litre Saloon 1952 AC Two Litre Saloon 7 £10,000.00
1969 Bristol 410 Coupé 1969 Bristol 410 Coupé 6 £25,000.00
1947 Bristol 400 Coupé 1947 Bristol 400 Coupé 6 £22,000.00
1966 Glastron Bat Boat 1966 Glastron Bat Boat 6 £40,000.00
1991 Range Rover EFi CSK 1991 Range Rover EFi CSK 8 £63,000.00
1983 FSM Syrena 105L 1983 FSM Syrena 105L 6 £5,000.00
1994 Range Rover Classic Vogue LSE 1994 Range Rover Classic Vogue LSE 6 £4,000.00
1960 SUNBEAM ALPINE BLUE 1960 SUNBEAM ALPINE BLUE 11 £9,000.00
SUNBEAM RAPIER series 3 CONVERTIBLE TWO TONE BLUE full refurb just competed SUNBEAM RAPIER series 3 CONVERTIBLE TWO TONE BLUE full refurb just competed 11 £3,100.00
SUNBEAM ALPINE SERIES 1 - 1960 SUNBEAM ALPINE SERIES 1 - 1960 9 £8,500.00
1964 Sunbeam Alpine MK 4 GT 1964 Sunbeam Alpine MK 4 GT 12 £6,000.00
Sunbeam 14/40 Tourer 1925 Sunbeam 14/40 Tourer 1925 11 £20,000.00
Sunbeam Alpine 1966 Series 5 Sunbeam Alpine 1966 Series 5 4 £4,900.00
Sunbeam Alpine SII - 1962 High Wing Sunbeam Alpine SII - 1962 High Wing 12 £5,100.00
Sunbeam Alpine MK IV 1964 Metallic Silver Blue, Very Good Condition , 1 Year MOT Sunbeam Alpine MK IV 1964 Metallic Silver Blue, Very Good Condition , 1 Year MOT 12 £7,051.26
1965 Sunbeam Alpine Series 5 GT, now a convertible 1965 Sunbeam Alpine Series 5 GT, now a convertible 12 £5,999.00
Sunbeam Tiger MK IA F Reg LHD Sunbeam Tiger MK IA F Reg LHD 11 £24,995.00
SUNBEAM TIGER Mk.1 - ABSOLUTE PERFECTION, BEAUTIFUL AFFORDABLE COBRA JUST L@@K! SUNBEAM TIGER Mk.1 - ABSOLUTE PERFECTION, BEAUTIFUL AFFORDABLE COBRA JUST L@@K! 12 £50,000.00
Sunbeam Alpine Mk4 1964 Sunbeam Alpine Mk4 1964 6 £3,700.00
SUNBEAM ALPINE 1967 MK5 SUNBEAM ALPINE 1967 MK5 12 £4,350.00
Sunbeam Rapier very low mileage in excellent condition Sunbeam Rapier very low mileage in excellent condition 12 £7,300.00
sunbeam alpine 1964 new mot new tax relisted due to no contact by accobra84.2013 sunbeam alpine 1964 new mot new tax relisted due to no contact by accobra84.2013 11 £3,500.00
Sunbeam Alpine Series 2 (1963), Holbay Engine, Big Fins Sunbeam Alpine Series 2 (1963), Holbay Engine, Big Fins 9 £10,995.00
sunbeam alpine 1964 new mot new tax sunbeam alpine 1964 new mot new tax 11 £4,350.00
RARE 1980 PORSCHE 924 TURBO SILVER/GREY - PERFECT CONDITION RARE 1980 PORSCHE 924 TURBO SILVER/GREY - PERFECT CONDITION 12 £2,500.00
ROLLS ROYCE SILVER SHADOW 1 1974 FULL MOT, no resurve ROLLS ROYCE SILVER SHADOW 1 1974 FULL MOT, no resurve 8 £3,250.00
american 1974 ford maverick street legal drag /muscle car 393ci stroker motor american 1974 ford maverick street legal drag /muscle car 393ci stroker motor 12 £5,100.00
1970 MGB GT, SEBRING, 2 OWNERS, MINILITES, SEPT 2014 MOT, NO reserve auction 1970 MGB GT, SEBRING, 2 OWNERS, MINILITES, SEPT 2014 MOT, NO reserve auction 11 £4,500.00
hot rod triumph renown no p/x old ford ;);) hot rod triumph renown no p/x old ford ;);) 12 £10,000.00
1954 MG TF LHD WIRE WHEELS PROJECT 1954 MG TF LHD WIRE WHEELS PROJECT 12 £4,650.00
Armstrong Siddeley Sapphire 346 Armstrong Siddeley Sapphire 346 7 £10,500.00
GOLF CABRIOLET GOLF CABRIOLET 12 £2,500.00
Austin 7 Special - Ulster Replica Austin 7 Special - Ulster Replica 9 £2,500.00
FORD CONSUL MK1 100% Original FORD CONSUL MK1 100% Original 12 £4,000.00
classic mini 1972 tax exempt, 1275gt with upgraded 1410 engine, classic mini 1972 tax exempt, 1275gt with upgraded 1410 engine, 12 £3,200.00
Morris Minor Splitscreen. Morris Minor Splitscreen. 12 £3,000.00
1974 Super Beetle 1974 Super Beetle 5 £3,000.00
1992 mitsuoka viewt (miniture mk2 jag) 5k genuine miles 1992 mitsuoka viewt (miniture mk2 jag) 5k genuine miles 9 £3,000.00
Classic 1966 VW Beetle 1300 Deluxe Classic 1966 VW Beetle 1300 Deluxe 12 £5,400.00
ford escorts mk1s (x 2) ford escorts mk1s (x 2) 12 £2,601.00
Jaguar 3.4 S Type Manual Overdrive Jaguar 3.4 S Type Manual Overdrive 12 £2,800.00
Panther Kallista 2.8 red 1983 Panther Kallista 2.8 red 1983 11 £2,560.00
1975 MGB Roadster in British Racing Green 1975 MGB Roadster in British Racing Green 12 £5,300.00
FORD CONSUL MK1 HOTROD FORD CONSUL MK1 HOTROD 6 £2,500.00
FORD ANGLIA 1200 DELUXE - SUPERB CONDITION FORD ANGLIA 1200 DELUXE - SUPERB CONDITION 12 £4,000.00
AUSTIN MINI MK3 SEDAN - NOT RILEY ELF WOLSELEY HORNET AUSTIN MINI MK3 SEDAN - NOT RILEY ELF WOLSELEY HORNET 11 £2,550.00
1972 MGB Roadster, Red, Chrome Bumper, Wire Wheels 1972 MGB Roadster, Red, Chrome Bumper, Wire Wheels 10 £2,599.00
MK1 ESCORT 2 DOOR LHD, PINTO TURBO MK1 ESCORT 2 DOOR LHD, PINTO TURBO 12 £3,500.00