1932 Bentley 8 LitreShort Chassis Fixed HeadCoupe
Year of manufacture1932
Exterior brand colourBritish Racing Green/Black
RM Auctions: Automobiles of London
October 29, 2008
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
October 28 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
October 29 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Chelsea Bridge Entrance
London SW11 4NJ
220bhp, 7,983 cc overhead camshaft inline six-cylinder engine, four-speed manual transmission, semi-elliptic leaf springs front and rear, front beam axle, and live rear axle, and four-wheel servo-assisted drum brakes. Wheelbase: 144" (3,658 mm).
In March 1912, Walter Owen Bentley, in partnership with his brother Horace Milner Bentley, secured the British concession for three French motor manufacturers. Two, Buchet and La Licorne, wer