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 Carburetors
178 HP
4-Speed Centre-Shift Manual Gearbox
4-Wheel Servo-Assisted Hydraulic Drum Brakes
Front and Rear Independent Coil-Spring Rear Suspension
Live Rear Axle with Leaf Springs


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