Bentley 6½ Ltr Open Sports Tourer sells for £1,285,601 at Bonhams Quail Lodge, results

Bentley 6½ Ltr Open Sports Tourer sells for £1,285,601 at Bonhams Quail Lodge, results

An H.M. Bentley & Partners Demonstrator
1928 Bentley 6½ Liter Open Sports Tourer 
Coachwork by Barker & Co. Coachbuilders
Chassis no. BR2354
Engine no. BR2361

6,567cc SOHC Inline 6-Cylinder Engine
Single Smiths 50BVS Carburetor, 147bhp at 3,500rpm 
4-Speed 'C' Manual Transmission
Semi-Elliptic Leaf Spring Suspension
4-Wheel Mechanical Servo assisted Drum Brakes

*Sole Bentley survivor of this Barker body style – unique and elegant 
*Known history from new, with Clare Hay report on file
*Comprehensive, freshly completed restoration
*Matching numbers
*Yet to be shown at Concours level in America

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