Lot 74

2016   |   Pebble Beach Auctions 2016

1956 AC Ace Bristol

SOLD $308,000

Estimate

$325,000 - $375,000

Chassis

BE 172

Engine

100D 520

Car Highlights

Wonderfully Presented Example of AC’s Definitive Sports Car

Excellent Provenance with Just Four Owners from New

Equipped with Original and Preferred Bristol Engine

Versatile Model Eligible for the Most Desirable Concours and Tours

Accompanied by History File, Original Instruction Manual, and UK Logbook

Technical Specs

1,971 CC OHV Inline 6-Cylinder Engine

Triple Solex Carburetors

125 BHP at 5,000 RPM

4-Speed Manual Gearbox

Front Disc, Rear Drum Hydraulic Brakes

4-Wheel Independent Suspension with Transverse Leaf Springs, Lower Wishbones, and Telescopic Shock Absorbers

Saleroom Addendum

*Please note that this car is equipped with four wheel drum brakes, not front disc brakes as stated in the catalogue.

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