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1948 Bentley MkVI Mulliner Lightweight Aluminium Saloon

Lot Number 176

1948 Bentley MkVI Mulliner Lightweight Aluminium Saloon

One of only 125 lightweight MkVI saloons produced by HJ Mulliner...

 

Chassis #B458EY is one of the Aluminium Coachbuilt Mk VI six-light sports saloons built to Design No 7059/C by H.J.Mulliner in Chiswick

Just four former keepers and the indicated mileage of 69,815 would seem to be correct

Restored over 22 years by its former keeper. Cherished by our vendor for the last three years

Delightfully presented in Black over Royal Garnet and in lovely overall condition

Classic MkVI interior recently retrimmed by the previous owner to his personal taste

Good history file with Bentley Build Records, factory correspondence, invoices and past MoTs

NB. The Cherished Number -EVH 10- is included in the sale

 

  • Sold for: £24,667

Bid online during our live auction or at The Saleroom.

LIVE AUCTION: Saturday 23rd March | 12.00pm GMT
  • BODY COLOUR
    Black & Maroon
  • DRIVE
    RHD
  • Registration Number
    REG NUMBER
    EVH10
  • ODOMETER READING
    69815 Miles

SUMMARY

One of only 125 lightweight MkVI saloons produced by HJ Mulliner...

 

Chassis #B458EY is one of the Aluminium Coachbuilt Mk VI six-light sports saloons built to Design No 7059/C by H.J.Mulliner in Chiswick

Just four former keepers and the indicated mileage of 69,815 would seem to be correct

Restored over 22 years by its former keeper. Cherished by our vendor for the last three years

Delightfully presented in Black over Royal Garnet and in lovely overall condition

Classic MkVI interior recently retrimmed by the previous owner to his personal taste

Good history file with Bentley Build Records, factory correspondence, invoices and past MoTs

NB. The Cherished Number -EVH 10- is included in the sale

 

DESCRIPTION

 

Built by Bentley in 1949,

Fitted to the highest standard of the era including sunroof, rear spats and suicide doors

This car has a comprehensive history file including copies of the Rolls Royce Construction records and many older MoTs and more

This Bentley was restored over a period of around 22years by its former keeper and has now been cherished by our vendor for the last three years.

Car will be offered with its interesting number plate EVH10 and it's mileage is believed to be correct.

 

SPECIFICATION

Lot Number
176
Make
BENTLEY
Model
MKVI MULLINER ALLUMINIUM BODY
Registration Number
EVH10
Chassis Number
B458EY
Transmission
manual
Body Colour
Black & Maroon

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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 Everyday 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

CONSIGNOR

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