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1955 Bentley R type Continental Fastback by H.J. Mulliner For Sale

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  • £860,000 As stated
  • 1955
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Price £860,000 As stated
Ad Type For Sale
Category Classic Cars
Make Bentley
Model R Type
  R Type Continental Fastback
Year 1955
Mileage 101,000 miles
Country UK
Region Northamptonshire
Telephone 01474 527794
Status Trade
Ref C1272865
1955 Bentley R type Continental Fastback by H.J. Mulliner

Chassis number: BC8E

Body Number: 5824

Registration number: 981GLN

Rare & Beautiful. A late R type continetal Fastback fitted with the later larger bore engine of 94.62 mm (3.7 in), giving a total displacement of 4.9 L (4887 cc/298 in³).

This car is in impeccable condition having been maintained without regard to cost by the current long term onwer. A massive history file comes with the car which we will be photographing after its arrival with us in a couple of weeks.

The car is in first rate condition thoughout finished in lovely Maroon paintwork to the exterior & unmarked Tan leather to the interior. Ths car drives absolutely as well as it looks & is in simply lovely order thoughout.

In addition to this car we also have an unrestored example in green & a brand new freshly restored example in Black in mint condition. Please call for details on either car.



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