1924 Bentley 3 Litre

3/8 Litre Sports Roadster ex-''Jumbo''Goddard Record-setter

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1924
  • Car type 
    Convertible / Roadster
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Green
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

RM Auctions: Automobiles of London

October 29, 2008
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Preview:
October 28 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
October 29 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

ADMISSION:
Admission to this event requires the purchase of an official auction catalog available for £50.00. The catalogue admits two and must be presented at the entrance to the sale to be granted entry.

AUCTION LOCATION
Battersea Evolution
Chelsea Bridge Entrance
Battersea Park
London SW11 4NJ

Est. 550bhp, eight-litre inline six-cylinder engine with dual SU carburetters and twin Garrett turbochargers, four-speed Bentley manual transmission, heavy duty Bentley 8-Litre live axles, four-wheel hydraulic brakes. Wheelbase: 117” (2,972mm)

Bentley Motors has long recruited eccentric enthusiasts to the brand, far more so than virtually any other automaker. This is hardly a shortcoming, but rather a compliment to the enthusiastic f