The Queen's car at auction

A car which used to belong to Her Majesty the Queen is up for auction in Surrey.

The Queen's former car fetches £45,000 at auction

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The Queen owned the Daimler car between 2001 and 2004 Credit: Brooklands auctioneers

A Daimler saloon car that used to belong to the Queen has sold at auction for £45,360 in Surrey. The guide price listed in the brochure was £25,000 - £30,000.

Her Majesty the Queen used the vehicle to travel between Windsor castle and Buckingham Palace.

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The auctioneers said the Queen's former car would grace any collection Credit: Brooklands auctioneers

One of the Queen's cars is up for auction

The Queen's former Daimler
The Queen's former Daimler parked outside Windsor Castle Credit: Brooklands auctioneers

A car that used to belong to Her Majesty the Queen is up for auction in Surrey. The Daimler saloon car was delivered to Buckingham Palace in 2001. The Queen used the vehicle to travel between Windsor Castle and Buckingham Palace, as well as when attending her other engagements.

The car was transferred to The Jaguar Daimler Heritage Trust by the Royal household in 2004, and has a mileage of 15,252. The guide price at Brooklands auctioneers is £25,000 - £30,000.

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The Queen behind the wheel of the Daimler saloon car Credit: Brooklands auctioneers

The car was last seen in public at the Cartier Royal Jubilee display at the Goodwood Festival of Speed in Sussex in 2012.

The description of the car in the guide listing ends: '... this represents a rare opportunity to purchase a unique, important and totally useable, one careful lady owner vehicle which would surely grace any collection.'

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