John Nagle spent £4,500 on the 74 years old Morris Minor. A Classisc Car he originally bought back in 1958 for £30. The 67-year-old couldn't believe his luck when he tracked down his old vehicle as only 'a few dozen' remain in existence.
|Original 1934 Morris Minor|
Mr Nagle is now setting about restoring the green 1934 Morris Minor two-seater so that he can get it back on the road. The vehicle, which he has named Emmeline, still had its old log book - which bore his handwriting of 50 years ago.
He bought the vehicle in May 1958 when he was a 17-year-old learner driver after seeing it advertised in his local newspaper but sold it five years later. Mr Nagle, a retired shopkeeper, said he was delighted to get his old car 1934 Morris Minor back.