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Factory 6-Speed: 1987 Honda Civic Wagovan Real-Time 4WD

This 1987 Honda Civic (VIN JHMEC6729HC003947) is a rarely seen first-generation Real-Time 4WD equipped Wagovan (built on the third-gen Civic platform), a neat high-roof five-door with a 6-speed manual (with a super-low 1st), factory rocker graphics, and imperfect but very decent cosmetics that should improve greatly with a bit of work. Even the tires are reportedly …

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Stock-Look Wankel Swap: 160 HP 1970 MG Midget

This 1970 MG Midget looks pretty much stock from the outside, wearing a shade of red that looks factory over cool and correct Rostyle wheels. The roll bar, non-original seats and a few other non-stock details are all subtle enough to avoid unwanted attention too, though the exhaust note from its early RX-7 sourced 12A …

British Japanese News Under $20k

Part Rover, Part Honda, All Rare: 1991 Sterling 827Si V6/5-Speed

This 1991 Sterling 827Si (VIN SAXXS43G0MM272496) is a rare reminder of Rover’s failed attempt to reestablish a footing in the US market with partially Honda-engineered cars, and according to the seller is one of just 2,745 sold here between 1987 and 1991. BaT has featured two other Sterlings before, both unusually nice (here and here), …

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1000 HP per Ton: 1991 Nissan NPT-90 IMSA GT Racer

This 1991 Nissan NPT-90 is described by the seller as a “genuine period chassis, commissioned as a spare but not racer during the period of Nissan dominance in IMSA GTP.” The car was reportedly completed later in the US and then successfully campaigned in vintage events, before winding up in the UK where it’s recently been …