Open Roads, June | Lot 148

1958 Bentley S1 Saloon

$26,950 USD | Sold

United States | Signal Mountain, Tennessee

23 - 30 June 2021

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  • Well-presented example of larger, more compliant successor to the Bentley R-Type
  • Dispatched through Jack Barclay Bentley, the world’s largest and oldest Bentley dealer, based in London
  • Finished in black over tan leather with burl veneers
  • Benefitted from mechanical and cosmetic refurbishment in 2012 costing in excess of $22,000, which included overhauling brakes, flushing and cleaning radiator and water pump, replacing hoses and drive belts, fixing electrical issues, mounting new tires, and professionally refinishing all interior wood trim
  • Powered by 4.9-liter inline six-cylinder engine paired with four-speed automatic transmission
  • Interior features exquisite wood trim, push-button radio, lap belts, and rear executive fold-out trays
  • Rides on whitewall tires with polished wheel covers
  • Accompanied by spare, jack, and service invoices from the earlier restoration

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