In early 1959 when Rootes were developing the Alpine at Ryton, Coventry, they constructed only eight pre-production prototypes. The car modelled is the third of those and the only survivor, making it the oldest extant example.
Model / model: Sunbeam Alpine convertible (yellow) 1964. Saddler - Collecting is yourspecialist for model cars, Aircraft models and collectibles (since 1998). (Not atoy). Watch Out! Collectors model: Not suitable for children under 14 years.