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Rare 1956 AUSTIN FX3 D London Taxi Cab Restoration not Beardmore

Sale price: £5,975.00 make an offer

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Date: 2014-01-23
are all the parts etc there so that all I need to do is put it all together ? john evans (from coventry england) offered 5000 gbp
Date: 2014-07-06
do you have parts for fx3 thanks roger cartwright (from australia) offered 000 usd

Price trends for this listing: £5,975.00

Car location: Lancashire, United Kingdom
Sale type: Fixed price listing

Technical specifications, photos and description:

Manufacturer: Austin
Model: FX3 D London taxi
Year: 1956
Type: taxi
Doors: 3
Color: Black
Transmission: manual
Fuel: Diesel
Drive side: Right-hand drive
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Rare 1956 AUSTIN FX3 D London Taxi Cab Restoration not Beardmore for sale

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  •  Rare 1956 AUSTIN FX3 D London Taxi Cab Restoration not Beardmore
  •  Rare 1956 AUSTIN FX3 D London Taxi Cab Restoration not Beardmore
  •  Rare 1956 AUSTIN FX3 D London Taxi Cab Restoration not Beardmore
  •  Rare 1956 AUSTIN FX3 D London Taxi Cab Restoration not Beardmore
  •  Rare 1956 AUSTIN FX3 D London Taxi Cab Restoration not Beardmore
  •  Rare 1956 AUSTIN FX3 D London Taxi Cab Restoration not Beardmore
  •  Rare 1956 AUSTIN FX3 D London Taxi Cab Restoration not Beardmore

Rare example of a 1956 Austin FX3 D Metropolitan London Taxi cab. powered by the BMC 2. 2 cc diesel engine. Manual gearbox. This was Carbodies 3 door version produced from 1949 to 1958 with open luggage compartment & toolbox.

Starts and drives well . ngine. gearbox . drivetrain perfect.   Bodywork has been profesionally restored by a main Lti  dealership   London based agent. Body Repainted and interior & seats retrimmed. and new headliner. New running boards.  All the hard work has been done. needs fitting up. parts are available with the cab .  Complete to a high standard. and you will have one of the finest examples of a FX3.

 This cab was recently owned by the London Cab Company. the famous builders of todays iconic cab.

                    Their founding company" Carbodies"  Coventry manufacturing this very cab.

 When completed it was destined as a show piece in their London showroom to sit alongside and partner their  example of the last Fairway produced .

 Sadly because or their financial demise towards the later part of last year. It could no longer remain a priority. And the opportunity now arises to own and complete this rare cab. /p>

Serious offers will only be considered and accepted with comfirmation by phone. and a £250 securing deposit. I will not accept otherwise. /p>

For many who have asked. YES the yellow Tuk Tuk is for sale. Runs on LPG gas fuel  ASK-------------------

And always a nice selection of retired FAIRWAYS available . Plus lots of parts as well.   ASK-----------

Ray www. specialistaxicabs. co. uk 07770980382

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Comments and questions to the seller:

from Andy Kilpatrick, dated 19 february 2016
Hi Ray is the FX3 still for sale
Regards Andy


from Rex, dated 12 november 2015
I have an fx3 London taxi that belonged to Universal studios. It is an older restoration in good running condition. I am located in Arkansas,USA the fare box still has the led stamps on the seal. Pictures and more information. Email me at irexk@yahoo.com

from andy, dated 28 may 2015
28/05/15
IS THIS CAB STILL FOR SALE?


from Richard , dated 10 november 2014
Hi Is the FX3 still for sale ?.

Richard


from aspden, dated 04 august 2014
is this vehicle still for sale

from mick, dated 01 august 2014
probably to late but just spoted the fx3, has it been sold

from Joel Ross, dated 12 september 2013
Is 1956 Austin FX3 D Metropolitan London Taxi Cab still for sale? Joel Ross, Tyler, TX, USA

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