1997 I was asked to restore a Sunbeam
Rapier, by a customer who I had
previously worked for on a Mini City.
The Rapier was bought for £900 privately
from Cumbria. The Mini City was a
present for his daughter, but this car
was for himself. The car is used
nearly every day when the owner is home.
The photos show the car needed to be
stripped down to the bare metal