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Rochdale Olympic

Reference: Roch/OLY

Model: Rochdale Olympic

Year: 1970

Colour: Yellow

Sold: 28th Feb 2023

Tags: Classic

The Rochdale Olympic was introduced in 1960 this model, which having a glass fibre monocoque is extremely light, strong and aerodynamic. The purchaser could choose his own specification of engine and running gear. The Riley 1.5 being the most popular but other options included MGA, Ford and Morris 1000. In 196 the company launched the Ph.2 version with the opening rear hatch and disc brakes. 250 Ph.1 and 150 Ph.2 had been sold.


This specific example was first registered in 1970 and fitted with a 1.8L MG engine. Being the Ph.2 this car boasts disc brakes and the opening rear hatch.


In 2003 the car was subject to thorough work at Scholar Racing, having a full body restoration, all glass fitted and the doors were re-hung.


The Olympic is currently in a restored state with minor finishing touches needed.


For further details and to arrange viewings 
Contact Richard Hackett 
Mobile Telephone; 07867782402 
Office; 01985219551 

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