1924 Bentley 3/ 4 1/2 litre Open Tourer RHD For Sale
- First delivery to V. Rothermere (Daily Mail)
- Since 1932 with 4.5 litre engine DS 3558
- One of only 1620 built copies
- FIVA car pass
Between 1923 and 1929, about 1620 chassis were produced with the 3-liter engine. The Bentley 3 Liter was the first independent vehicle under the name Bentley. 1924, the year our vehicle comes from, Bentley was able to win Le Mans for the first time with a 3 liter.
This Bentley 3 Liter (Chassis 352) was delivered in 1924 to the newspaper publisher Viscount Rothermere (Daily Mail). From 1927 Bentley produced the 4.5 liter engine. A 4.5-liter engine (DS 3558), which came from a car of a certain Captain Pollen, was put on this chassis in the 1930s. For a long time, this Bentley was based in Australia, from where he came back to England in 2000. Here it was restored for 10 years at the renowned Ben & Craig and equipped with this body in Le Mans style.
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