Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1979
  • Car type 
    Saloon
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Brewester Green
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Interior type 
    Leather
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Automatic
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

Coys Auction
Ascot Racecourse,
Berkshire SL5 7JX
Sunday 23 May 2010 at 3pm
Registration Number: YYF 676T Chassis Number: T2/SBH/36136
In 1965, Rolls Royce, well aware that the S series had become dated, unveiled an entirely new model with a specification to silence even the most vociferous of denigrators. Appearing at the same time as the Rolls Royce Silver Shadow, The T type Bentley incorporated unitary construction - a completely new departure for the company, self levelling independent suspension, servo disc brakes all round, and a 4-speed automatic gearbox. The well tried V8 was basically the same as it had been in the S.3, with a capacity of 6,230cc, raised compression increasing both power and performance.
A host of sophisticated engineering devices were adapted, to give a car of very advanced technical specification and no effort was spared to reduce vibration; harmonic dampers were fitted to the propeller shaft and the entire engine, gearbox and rear suspension were