1958 bentley s1




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    Bentley S1 - Continental. USD Market | Cars Bentley S1 - S1 Continental Six Light Flying Spur by STOICHSOLUTIONS.INFOer. P.O.R.. Market | Cars.

    Since 1970, all engines on Bentley cars have had a capacity of 6.75 liters. This tradition is maintained on modern cars.

    To be OFFERED AT AUCTION at RMs Monterey event, August , Chassis No. BC3LDJ Estimate: $ - $ US hp, cc.

    1958 bentley s1

    1958 bentley s1

    Your data will only be transmitted to Classic Trader, not to the seller. It is fit for either continued showing or for a summer road trip, to spa or beach house. Rolls-Royce Bentley Motors Limited — We use cookies to enhance your experience.

    1958 bentley s1

    1958 bentley s1

    1958 bentley s1

    1958 bentley s1

    1958 bentley s1

    RM Sotheby's - Bentley S1 Continental Fixed Head Coupe by Park Ward | Amelia Island

    Most of the coachbuilt body styles available on the Bentley S1 Continental chassis were evolutions of the attractive designs created for the previous R-Type Continental. As ever, the bodies were hand-crafted from aluminum panels. The result was simple, uncluttered elegance at its finest, and a lovely, subtle sporting automobile. Sixty-nine were produced, of which just 24 were originally fitted with left-hand drive.

    Sugar heir Conrad Henry Matthiessen Jr. It succeeded in his stable an 8-Litre Bentley, number YR, the sole example produced with American coachwork. The rear fenders feature small fins with individual three-piece tail lamps, one of the two variations offered for this design. Interestingly, the car was specified to be subject to a 1,mile road test, prior to delivery, indicating Mr. Following long-term ownership by enthusiast Allan Tweddle, the car was restored by the noted marque specialists Vantage Motorworks of Miami, Florida, in its present elegant livery of Bronze over Chocolate, an elegant and period-correct choice.

    1958 bentley s1

    The interior was finished in proper pleated tan leather with dark brown piping, and the seats are properly thinner than a standard S1 or Silver Cloud, as was correct for this coachbuilt, sporting model. An era-correct radio with medium- and long-wave reception is fitted in the dashboard, which, as with the rest of the veneers, has just the right amount of factory-correct gloss to its finish. The sealed-beam headlamps are correct, as are the Lucas fog lamps, while the engine compartment is tidy and authentically finished.

    As part of the restoration, Vantage Motorworks installed their well-regarded upgraded factory-style air conditioning, which blends nicely into the stock interior and is much appreciated on a Florida summer day!

    1958 bentley s1

    Opening the boot reveals complete sets of both road and hand tools, in their proper compartments, and a boot lid lined in proper leatherette, rather than being incorrectly carpeted, as is so often seen. Seldom seen even compared to their drophead brethren, the Park Ward fixed head coupe is recognized as one of the styling high points on the S1 Continental chassis.

    This superlative example, a well-maintained restoration that is authentic, correct, and utterly lovely in all regards, stands head and shoulders above the rest. It is fit for either continued showing or for a summer road trip, to spa or beach house. User Contact Media Media Info. The last of 24 factory left-hand-drive examples built Numbers-matching original engine Originally delivered via Peter Satori to longstanding Bentley client, C.

    Lovely, beautifully maintained restoration by marque specialists Offered with complete sets of hand and road tools.

    1958 bentley s1

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    Stock#A1046 1959 Bentley S1 Saloon RHD



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