This now LHD vehicle was originally a red UK RHD car, imported by a serviceman to the USA. Restored many years ago by Tom Householder.
Reported in December 1991.
Vehicle reported to be in very poor condition.
HDB 231 The first owner was given the cream Doretti as a wedding present in 1954. Other early owners include David Rostron, Steven Greenfield and Neil Wilkinson. The car has featured on the cover of TR Action magazine No.79. Stewart also owns Chassis No.1217 (OUY 782).
PEL 589 was first registered in September 1954 and the initial owner of this Doretti was a Mr. Avery
who lived in the Southbourne area of Bournemouth. Mrs Beryl Eileen Stewart, the second owner, and her son Tom
Stewart are featured in an article he wrote for the November 2002 issue of Top Gear magazine. The present
owner acquired the Doretti in July 2001 from Christian Bertheau, an enthusiast living in Oslo, Norway who had
owned the car for seven years.
More pictures and information about this Doretti are featured on Knut's own website.
KKG 874 was first registered in Cardiff in 1955. For further information see Chassis No. 1119.