Lot 65

2016   |   Amelia Island Auctions 2016

1960 Bentley S2 Continental Saloon

Coachwork by James Young

SOLD $82,500

Estimate

$175,000 - $225,000| Without Reserve

Chassis

BC35AR

Car Highlights

Consignor Pledges to Donate Sale Proceeds to Cure.org

Custom-Ordered by Sir Egbert Cadbury

One of Only 36 Bentley S2 Continentals with the “James Young Flying Spur” Body

Recent Extensive Restoration by D&D Classic Auto Restorations

Extensive Documentation from New

Technical Specs

6,230 CC V-8 OHV Engine

Dual SU HD6 Carburetors

185 BHP

4-Speed Automatic Transmission

Power-Assisted Drum Brakes, Hydraulic Front and Hydro-Mechanical Rear

Independent Front Suspension with Wishbones and Coil Springs

Semi-Elliptical Rear Springs with Electrically Controlled Shock Absorbers

Saleroom Addendum

*Please note that this Bentley has not been mechanically restored as was stated in the catalogue. Please also note that D&D Classic Auto Restorations painted the car, but did not perform any other cosmetic work that is noted in the catalogue. Please further note that the some steel in the longitudinals beneath the bodywork and wood in the rear body section have been replaced during the consignor’s ownership.

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