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1954 Bentley R-Type Saloon by Freestone & Webb

Sold For $33,000

Inclusive of applicable buyer's fee.

RM | Auctions - AUBURN FALL 3 - 5 SEPTEMBER 2020 - From the bankruptcy estate of entities previously controlled by Bikram Choudhury - Offered on Saturday


Chassis No.
Engine No.
B248YD
B 289 Y
  • One of 2,323 R-Types built from 1952 to 1955
  • RHD example ordered new through Jack Olding Ltd.
  • Beautifully restored Bentley with rare Freestone & Webb coachwork
  • Retains original inline six-cylinder engine; optional automatic transmission
  • Features two-tone interior with wood trim, and stowable picnic tables
  • Upgraded with a Nordic air conditioning unit for warm weather comfort
  • Rides on Michelin tires; color-matched factory wheel covers
  • Accompanied by copies of Bentley build information and Schoelkopf card

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