1932 Bentley 8 Litre

Short Chassis Fixed HeadCoupe

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1932
  • Car type 
    Coupé
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    British Racing Green/Black
  • 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

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