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found Firenza Sport SL

Postby dubstar74 » Fri Jul 11, 2014 3:21 pm

Hi guys,
I'm brand new to the site, and have never owned a classic Vauxhall, but have owned various German classics from BMW's to VW's.

I have always liked the design of the Firenza, and have been casually looking for one.

I was out on my rounds on Wed this week and stumbled across this beauty, its a super rare Sport SL. Do you guys know about this car?

What do you think its worth in this condition? I want to ask the owner if he wants to sell?


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How much do you think Its worth in this condition?
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Re: found Firenza Sport SL

Postby droopsnoot » Fri Jul 11, 2014 6:45 pm

It's really difficult to tell - it might have a lovely solid floor, or no floor at all, or somewhere in between. It looks in quite reasonable nick, but it could be deceptive.
My real name: Mike. My web site: http://www.firenza.net

My stuff for sale: http://www.firenza.net/forsale.shtml
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Re: found Firenza Sport SL

Postby hbpeter » Mon Jul 14, 2014 6:31 pm

Whats the reg number and will see if we have it listed in our register.

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Re: found Firenza Sport SL

Postby Fred Dukes » Sun Jul 27, 2014 10:10 pm

As Mike says its difficult to say without seeing it in the flesh and having a good poke around - its not exactly dry store - if its been out there for as long as the pics suggest it must have some major work rquired to bring it back to life. Pics suggest somewhere up to a grand - You could spend £10k to get it back together :roll:
As Adrian replied to me in 1997 when I inquired about the Viva 2300 SL saloon that I had just bought - " it is a rare car but that does not mean it is valuable" I think this one would be a labour of love :P
This is one I bought aboutr 5 years ago £450
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Re: found Firenza Sport SL

Postby steve_1984 » Thu Jan 29, 2015 3:16 pm

Does anyone know if this was ever bought? No more from the original poster so its hard to tell!
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Re: found Firenza Sport SL

Postby maximus » Thu Feb 05, 2015 8:53 pm

Now tucked up in my garage.......
I wish !!!! :cry:
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