1953 Bentley R Type Drophead
$135,000

1953 Bentley R Type Drophead

$135,000

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Gullwing Motor Cars

718-545-0500
Peter Kumar
24-30 46th Street
Astoria, NY 11103

  • Mileage
    Call
  • Body Style
    Convertible
  • Exterior Color
    Green
  • Interior Color
    Tan
  • VIN
     
  • Transmission
    Manual
  • Engine
     
  • Drivetrain
     

Seller's Notes

1953 Bentley R Type Drophead in British Racing Green with Beige leather interior. Coach work by Park Ward Engine, 6 cylinder, overhead inlet, side exhaust valve, twin SU carburetors,a 4566 cc. Gearbox 4 speed synchromesh. Brakes, hydro-mechanical servo assisted. Suspension, independent front, semi-elliptic rear with adjustable dampers. Only 2320 of these cars built post war came with custom coach work. And of those a rare minority were dropheads.The R Type is an excellent driver's car with superbly refined engine and precise right hand gear change. It has a power operated hood ( with valve key ) and push button radio with twin speakers, as well as small door crests. Could use a paint job. Chassis # B187 SP Engine # B343 S For only $135,000

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