Offered for sale is a 4.6L 1954 Bentley R Type automatic that has been with the current owner for the last 39 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores 52 / 135.
Classic Car Auctions says:
Classic 1950's stately saloon awaiting a sympathetic restoration...
The engine has been the subject of a thorough short engine rebuild
Cylinder head in need of some work before final engine assembly
Bodywork showing signs of rust and paint fading in places
Well-presented examples are selling for £20,000 - £30,000
Right Hand Drive
Odometer reading (miles):
CCA Condition Report
52 / 135
in need of restoration
Engine out of car, short engine rebuilt to very high standard, cylinder head needs rebuid to unleaded spec & final assembly of engine then refitting to car.
in need of attention
About the CCA Condition Report
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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