1955 Bentley R-Type Continental Fastback

Formerly the Property of Eugene Williamson and Lt. Colonel Grant Swartz
Coachwork by H.J. Mulliner

SOLD $770,000
Chassis: BC16LD
Engine: BC16LD
Body No. 5762

  • The Ultimate Specification R-Type Fastback
  • Desirable 4.9-Litre Equipped with Bucket Seats and Centre-Change Gearshift
  • One of Only 43 Left-Hand Drive Examples
  • Accompanied by the Rare Touring Spares Kit
  • Beautifully Preserved, Highly Original Condition
  • Offered with an Exceptional File of Documentation
  • An Extraordinary Discovery
  • Documented by the Continental Registry

4,887 CC OHV Inline 6-Cylinder Engine Twin SU H6 Carburetors178 HP 4-Speed Centre-Shift Manual Gearbox4-Wheel Servo-Assisted Hydraulic Drum BrakesFront and Rear Independent Coil-Spring Rear SuspensionLive Rear Axle with Leaf Springs

Email a Specialist

©2017 by Gooding & Company Inc. | All Rights Reserved.
Unauthorized reproduction or distribution strictly prohibited.


1957 AC Ace Bristol
Lot 63
1960 Dodge Matador Hardtop
Lot 65

Thank You!

Your inquiry has been received.
A representative will contact you as soon as possible.