Home / 1935 Bentley Continental Open Tourer

1935 Bentley Continental Open Tourer

€Upon Request
Posted 02.03.2021 in

Classic & Vintage cars for sale

Based on the contemporary Rolls-Royce 20/25hp, the 3 1/2 Liter Bentley was slightly shorter in the wheelbase and employed a tuned (120bhp) 3669cc- twin -3/8SU-carburettor version of the former's overhead six valves. Add to this already remarkable package, an all-synchromesh four-speed gearbox and servo assisted brakes, the result was a vehicle offering the driver effortless sports car performance in almost absolute silence.

Chassis number "B178CR" was bodied by Vanden Plas, which had forged its considerable reputation by a most fortuitous alliance with Bentley. Another notable feature of this car is its original sports exhaust, one can drive silently or change the valve and have a sports-car sound. This car's first owner, founder of the EKCO electronics company, chose a body which was one of the most advanced of its day.

When sold at a UK auction in 2005, "B178CR" had already benefitted from rebuilds of the engine and chassis, and had undergone a sympathetic restauration. Its purchaser in 2005 was the well-known Dutch collector Franz Van Haren, who sold the car to another Dutch collector in 2009. In 2018 the current owner bought from this Dutch collector.

Since the Bentley came to Holland, it has been repainted in black (from magnolia) and the interior re-trimmed in brown-cognac (from black) leather.

Our users value for money rating
Value for Money: 
No votes yet
Boutsen Classic Cars
Monaco

Contact Seller

Similar Adverts

Aztec SP-2 sports race car bike or car engine

Posted 25.11.2010 in Race Cars for sale
This car has been designed and developed to accept both bike and car derived engines for racing and track day use. Space frame chassis manufactured from 4130 and T45. 5 piece GRP body work plus front splitter, rear wing and rear diffuser. Engine fitted is latest Suzuki Hayabusa 1340cc – other options are GSX-R 1000, plus 4 cylinder car engines...
£0.00
United Kingdom

Bike powered sports car quickshifter kits

Posted 10.03.2012 in kit car parts for sale
DO YOU HAVE A SEQUENTIAL SHIFT !! Can you do this???? Select 1st gear pull away give full throttle snatch 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th not once coming of full throttle or touching the clutch, corner approaching left foot braking at the last moment keeping suspension even and balanced to work at its optimum, keep braking ease of throttle snatch 5th 4th 3rd...
£0.00
COLCHESTER, United Kingdom

kliktronic bike engine gear shifter .

Posted 17.12.2012 in Race Car Parts for sale
Flatshifter Brief product range summary For race cars bike engined cars & any race vehicle fitted with a sequential transmission Hewland ,Sadev Quaife, Elite etc etc. Flatshifter Club system enables Full or part throttle clutchless up gearshifts only.£379.00 Flatshifter Expert Full or part throttle clutchless up gearshifts & (auto throttle...
£599.00
colchester, United Kingdom

Gearbox karts clutchless gearshift system up & down

Brief product range summary For racers leisure & disabled riders/driverslatshifter Club system enables Full or part throttle clutchless up gearshifts only.£379.00 Flatshifter Expert Full or part throttle clutchless up gearshifts & (auto throttle blipped) clutchless down gearshifts (race version of the Pro kit above) for faster riders &am...
£0.00
United Kingdom

Electric gear shifts for sequential gearbox`s

Posted 03.04.2009 in Rally Car Parts for sale
New affordable electric gearshift system, change up and down the gearbox effortlessly at the click of a button or flick of a paddle (optional extra| complete system only £495 or special offer buy with the flatshifter expert system (full throttle clutchless upshifts and clutchless downshifts & autoblip &; £595 buy both systems together for...
££499.00
colchester, United Kingdom
SOLD!

SEAT LEON CUPRA "R" BUMPER KIT & BADGES

Bumpers will fit all Seat Leon (MK1) cars which include both the petrol and Diesel TDI engines. PLEASE READ BELOW WHAT YOU WILL GET!! The complete set in detail:• Original SEAT front and back CUPRA R bumpers + Fittings • Original SEAT Leon CUPRA R, Right and Left Side skirts + Fittings • Original SEAT f...
£700

TIGER SUPERCAT 2.0 ZETEC "56" Registration

Posted 08.03.2009 in Tiger kit cars for sale
TIGER SUPERCAT 2.0 ZETEC ONLY 1093 MILES180PS HAND BUILT SPORTS CAR ,VERY QUICK,FITTED WITH PERFORMANCE PACKBILLS, RECEIPTS PORTFOLLIO INCLUDED.AMAZING PERFORMANCE AND HANDLING ...
£10995

"NEW" Kumho 195/65/15 R700 Gravel tyres

Posted 08.03.2009 in Rally Car Parts for sale
10 available new with stickers never fitted. Kumho 195/65/15 K9a R700 gravel tyres.suit 5.5-7"rims RRP £101 each or £1010 +pnp. For sale @ £80 per tyre or £750 for all 10 thats a £250 saving! Contact Paul 07929948932 email paul_ rally e@hotmail.com Cash on Collection or post £10 pre tyre (pay pal payment) Collction just off junction 30 M1 ...
£80

98 WRC Subaru Impreza, Ex Colin McRae "P2WRC"

Posted 08.03.2009 in Rally Cars for sale
Engine, Box ,Diffs zero miles.Engine by Autosportif. Mapped by Graham NealeRHD by Harper Rally PrepIrish Tarmac SetupFresh white paintExcellent Condition£72,250 ...
£72,250
© 2006-2021 Raced & Rallied
Classifieds web design by eConcepts.co.uk
Customize This