Lot 125

2011   |   Pebble Beach Auctions 2011

1954 Bentley R-Type Continental Fastback

Coachwork by H.J. Mulliner

SOLD $742,500

Estimate

$750,000 - $950,000

Chassis

BC31LD

Engine

BCD30

Car Highlights

Desirable Left-Hand-Drive Continental

Factory 4.9-Litre Engine

Ordered with Lightweight Bucket Seats and Full Chrome Trim

Four Long-Term Owners from New

Offered with Build Sheets and Documentation

Technical Specs

4,887 CC OHV Inline 6-Cylinder Engine

Twin SU H6 Carburetors

178 HP4-Speed Automatic 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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