1951 Bristol 401

Coupé

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1951
  • Car type 
    Coupé
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Blue
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Other

Description

To be OFFERED AT AUCTION WITHOUT RESERVE at RM’s Monaco event, May 11-12, 2012. To view this car and others currently consigned to this auction, please visit the RM website at rmauctions.com/Monaco . Chassis No. 401/ 823 Estimate: € 20,000 - € 30,000 OFFERED WITHOUT RESERVE 85 bhp, 1,971 cc Bristol Type 85C OHC inline six-cylinder engine with aluminium cylinder heads and hemispherical cylinder heads, triple Solex downdraught carburettors, four-speed manual gearbox, independent front suspension with transverse leaf spring and upper wishbones, live rear axle with lateral links, A-bracket and longitudinal torsion bars, and Lockheed hydraulic four-wheel drum brakes. Wheelbase: 2,896 mm (114 ) . For the complete description or to view additional photos, click here