1986 Bentley Eight

Lot: 248

Sold for (£): 4,180
Offered for sale is a 6.7L 1986 Bentley Eight automatic that has been with the current owner for the last 3 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores 87 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

**Lot Update** Started but cut out now not starting, now offered no reserve,

 

Fresh MOT 20th May  2018.

Timeless, Bentley styling in a lovely colour combination...

  • Fresh from a small private collection of eclectic vehicles
  • Forest Green paintwork excellent apart from a small area on offside rear arch 
  • Interior in Cream leather piped in Forest Green. Lambswool over rugs. Superb veneers
  • Rolls-Royce and specialist service history in the original leather wallet. 
  • Two service books up to 84,000 miles. Two sets of keys. Fresh MOT prior to sale
  • Very sensibly guided and not to be missed

 

Lot Details

Registration: D686 JHV RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1986 Engine size: 6.7L
Make: Bentley Odometer reading (miles): 87000
Model: Eight MOT expiry: 2018-05-20
Warranted: No Chassis number: SCBZS8000GCH16394

CCA Condition Report

Overall: 87 / 135

Exterior

Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:
Trim:

Remarks

Paintwork in good condition with slight bubbling to drivers rear arch. Alloy wheels original but could do with refurbishing.

Interior

Door-cards: Carpets:
Seating: Headlining:
Dashboard: Boot:

Remarks

Interior beige leather piped in forest green, with lamb's wool over rugs. All veneers in almost perfect condition.

 

Engine

Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:

Transmission

Gears: Drive-shaft:
Clutch:

Running Gear

Axles: Chassis:
Suspension: Bearings:
Brakes: Wheels/Tyres:

Electrics

Minor: Major:

Remarks

Drivers electric window bit slow going up. 

Vehicle History

Remarks

Full Rolls Royce service history in the original leather wallet with two service books up to 84,000 miles. Comes with two sets of key's.

History detailed below:

Jack Barclay 3085
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Ltd London 5989
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars 11,976
Roll-Royce Motor Cars 17,928
Roll-Royce Motor Cars 24,109
Jack Barclay 30,441
Jack Barclay 34,413
Jack Barclay 36,075
Jack Barclay 41,467
Jack Barclay 46,970
Jack Barclay 47,035
Jack Barclay 54,710
Jack Barclay 56,519
S.P. Broughton 58,535
S.P. Broughton 59,657
S.P. Broughton 61,435
S.P. Broughton 64,874
S.P. Broughton 68,070
Broughtons 73,993

All in first service book.

2nd Service book.
Hillier Hill 78022
Hillier Hill 83068
Hillier Hill 84,317
Hillier Hill 86017

Unfortunately the owner became unwell, the car was kept in a heated garage in Banbury from 2008 -2013 when I purchased the car. Since then I have had Bentley serviced at an independent garage.

About the CCA Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history