1925 Bentley 4 1/2 Litre

3/4 1/2 Litre Le Mans Replica Tourer

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1925
  • Car type 
    Convertible / Roadster
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Green
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Interior type 
    Leather
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

RM Auctions: Automobiles of London
October 27, 2010
ADMISSION:
Admission to this event requires the purchase of an official auction catalogue available for £50. 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, United Kingdom SW11 4NJ
AUCTION:
October 27, 2010
PREVIEW:
October 26, 2010
October 27, 2010
To be offered at auction ,Wednesday, October 27, 2010
Chassis No.
911
Estimate:
£265,000-£350,000
100 bhp, 4,398 cc overhead-cam engine, four-speed manual gearbox, solid front axle and live rear axle with semi-elliptic leaf springs, and four-wheel mechanical drum brakes. Wheelbase: 117.5"
- Accurate representation of “Old Mother Gun,” 1928 Le Mans winner
- Vintage racer or open road tourer
- 5,500-hour restoration
Bentleys were born for competition. In May 1921, Frank Clement took Ex. 1, the first car off the line, to Brooklands, winning his race at 72.5 mph.