Lot 47

2015   |   Pebble Beach Auctions 2015

1939 Lagonda V-12 Rapide

SOLD $1,650,000

Estimate

$1,100,000 - $1,500,000

Chassis

14091

Engine

V12/197

Car Highlights

W.O. Bentley’s Prewar Engineering Masterpiece

Exceptionally Elegant Styling by Frank Feeley

One of Only 17 V-12 Rapides Built

Expertly Restored by RX Autoworks

Shown at Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance®

Technical Specs

4,480 CC SOHC per Cylinder Bank V-12 Engine

Four SU Downdraft Carburetors

200 BHP at 5,500 RPM

4-Speed Manual Gearbox

4-Wheel Hydraulic Drum Brakes

Independent Torsion-Bar Front Suspension with Hydraulic Dampers

Live Rear Axle with Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs

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