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Steve Butlers 1977 Alfasud 5M-Restored by MGS Coachworks (Mike Spenceley), of Purley.
The car has had:New front wings, boot, bonnet, doors (all) and inner wing landing rails. Rebuilt sills, rear aches, boot hinge area, front valance, inner wings, lower 'A' posts, scuttle panels and the windscreen panel.
The inside of the boot and engine bay have been repaired where necessary and repainted.

This car has been featured:
  • Practical Classics Issue 11 October 2003
  • Classic and Sports Car December 2004 issue
  • CARS by Stephen Bayley published in 2007 - With superb photographs.
  • Before Restoration Nearside
    Before Restoration NSR Windscreen panel repair
    Rusty spot in boot cut out for repair
    Inner wing repair
    Inner door sill rebuild Sill rebuild showing connection to 'B' post Inner wing repair, painted and outer fitted New (old but unused) landing rail fitted and in primer Stone-chip apllied to inner wing area prior to wing attachment
    Rear arch repair Rear arch repair Engine out and bay painted New S3 bonnet with trim holes welded up, and new bootlid(old unused) 4 doors fitted and aligned prior to painting
    New doors (old unused in primer
    in primer in paint, unfitted
    in paint, unfitted
    sill trim-glued not screwed
    after top coats(4) and laquer(2)
    Finished o/s Finished o/s/r
    Finished n/s
    Finished rear