1953 Bentley R Type Drophead in British Racing Green with Beige
leather interior. Coach work by Park Ward Engine, 6 cylinder,
overhead inlet, side exhaust valve, twin SU carburetors,a 4566 cc.
Gearbox 4 speed synchromesh. Brakes, hydro-mechanical servo
assisted. Suspension, independent front, semi-elliptic rear with
adjustable dampers. Only 2320 of these cars built post war came
with custom coach work. And of those a rare minority were
dropheads.The R Type is an excellent driver's car with superbly
refined engine and precise right hand gear change. It has a power
operated hood ( with valve key ) and push button radio with twin
speakers, as well as small door crests. Could use a paint job.
Chassis # B187 SP Engine # B343 S For only $135,000
1953 Bentley R Type
Location:Astoria, New York
Interested in something else? Search these similar vehicles...
ClassicCars.com has been recognized as one of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States, successfully making the Inc. 5000 list in both 2015,
2016, 2017 and 2018. This prestigious accolade represents the continued growth of the company, and ClassicCars.com's dominance as the world's largest online marketplace for
buying and selling classic and collector vehicles.
The Stevie Awards, the world's premier business awards recognized
ClassicCars.com's first-class Customer Support team with a Stevie Bronze Award in 2019, celebrating the team's skills as exemplary customer support specialists.
In 2016 The Journal, brought to you by ClassicCars.com, was celebrated as the SECOND MOST INFLUENTIAL automotive blog in the world by NFC Performance.