Outstanding Series One 1968 RO 80 of single ownership until 1974, when it was taken off the road and stored in a heated garage until the year 2017.
Purchased in the same year by a well known collector the car was sent to a NSU RO 80 specialist in Graz, Austria, who proceeded to rebuild the engine using the latest ceramic seals and all modern techniques meant to make this a long lasting and reliable power unit.
Total expenses just concerning the mechanical overhaul and parts, all documented, are in excess of 14,500 Euro; in addition to the works done to the powerplant, the car has been fitted with a new brake servo, new half shafts, ignition system of the Series Two, new radiator and hoses, new brake disks, pads and brake hoses.
It looks and works like a new car, and has participated to two Eggental Classic editions in Austria.
This is a classic in mint condition meant to go to a discerning collector who knows, loves and appreciates the RO 80, a car that when launched in 1967 stirred the automotive world and even today, over half a century later, still offers an amazing driving experience coupled with thoroughly modern looks and stance.