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Off the Road for 42 years, P5 3 Litre in the Okanagan

Updated: Mar 26, 2019


This 1962 P5 3 Litre is listed in Kamloops, BC for $2000 Canadian, a price showcasing the relative obscurity of these in North America. Given the low sales the P5 attracted over the years it was sold, these remain so rare that the wider public isn't aware of them being here at all. This despite most people being familiar with the P5 as such, mainly because of the fame it has gotten from being Queen Elizabeth's preferred mode of transport for years.


This particular example looks it's years, although being off the road for so long and kept in storage has certainly enabled it to survive for so long. It will need a full recommissioning and quite likely structural work but then the new owner would have a perfect classic car for the future! With its silky-smooth 6-cylinder engine and it's uncompromising design completely geared towards wafting over long distances, this car is well worth saving and will certainly be a head turner every time it's taken out! Find it here on Kijiji in Kamloops, BC.


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