1948 Bentley MkVI Special Project

Transmission: 4-Speed Manual

Chassis Number: B232DA

Engine Number: B116D

1948 Bentley MkVI Special Rolling chassis special project with V5

£15,889 restoration bills April 1990 to July 1992 inc ENGINE REBUILT, chassis stripped, cleaned and painted.

Imagine the bills today to get to this stage for a Special

So a huge amount of Bentley MkVI Special preparation work done including :

1) moving the radiator back

2) moving the engine back

3) moving the cruciform back

Imagine the time spent to get to this stage - all done !

YOU CAN SEE JUST HOW MUCH THE RADIATOR / ENGINE / CRUCIFORM have been moved back by comparing the red-primed standard chassis photos shown at the bottom of this listing... Huge amount of work done here.

Click on the main photo to start a slide sequence of photos...

Originally a Harold Radford & Co Saloon of Melton Court South Kensington, London SW7,  in Mistletoe Green and Beige hide, delivered to a FH Barker and Co Ltd of North End Road, Fulham, London SW6, handed over on 14th August 1948.

Complete with V5 and registration number JYT 408

Start your Bentley MkVI project miles ahead - with masses of work done already

 You could build something like this : https://www.coys.co.uk/cars/1947-bentley-mark-vi-special-by-syd-lawrence estimated at £70,000 - £75,000....?



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