Lot 57

2019   |   Pebble Beach 2019

1928 Bentley 4 1/2 Litre Sports Tourer

Coachwork by Vanden Plas

Estimate

$1,000,000 - $1,300,000

Chassis

ST3006

Engine

ST3005

Car Highlights

An Incredibly Original Example from the Glory Days of Bentley Motors

The Sixth 4 1/2 Litre Chassis Built and First Standard-Length Chassis to Wear

Open Vanden Plas Coachwork

Original Chassis, Drivetrain, and Body, as Documented by Historian Dr. Clare Hay

Bentley Factory Demonstrator and Actual Road Test Car Used by The Motor in 1928

An Extraordinary and Desirable Vintage Bentley Touring Car

Technical Specs

4,398 CC SOHC Inline 4-Cylinder Engine

Twin SU G5 Sloper Carburetors

110 BHP at 3,400 RPM

4-Speed Non-Synchromesh Manual Gearbox

4-Wheel Mechanical Drum Brakes

Front Solid Axle with Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs

Rear Live Axle with Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs

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