Bentley continental 1960




Bentley continental 1960

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  • The Bentley S2 is a luxury car produced by Bentley from until The successor to the built with the earlier S1 dashboard. A high-performance S2- derived Continental edition was also produced. Type, s, s, s, s, s, s, s, s, s, s. Ownership, Bentley Motors Limited.

    Results 1 - 6 of 6 Bentley S2 Continental Flying Spur Sport Saloon with Coachwork by James Young, Two-Tone Silver over Claret with Dark Red Leather.

    Classic Bentley S2 Continental for sale # $ Gladstone, New Jersey. BENTLEY CONTINENTAL JAMES YOUNG CONTINENTAL.

    Bentley continental 1960

    Bentley continental 1960

    Price Price on Request. Enter the email address you used when creating the account and click Send button. Vehicle information, history, and specifications from concept to production. At a glance it would appear to be identical to the earlier S1 Continental Flying Spur, but there are a few subtle differences.

    Bentley continental 1960

    Bentley continental 1960

    Bentley continental 1960

    Bentley continental 1960

    Bentley continental 1960

    Bentley Continental - Wikipedia

    We use cookies to enhance your experience. By continuing to visit this site you agree to our use of cookies. The S1 Continental engine had effectively run its course by and could not be developed any further. The approximate bhp power output was more than sufficient but due to pressures and competition elsewhere Rolls-Royce sought out an improved power unit to deliver more speed whilst retaining the Bentley Continentals refined performance.

    It had been developed at Crewe for some years prior to being fitted to the first S2 Continental chassis at the Hooper works in December of and was an immediate success. It was constructed almost entirely in aluminium and was of a very similar weight to the S1 Continentals engine, but featured hydraulic tappets to ensure quiet running.

    Bentley continental 1960

    A few other mechanical aspects were modified including the braking and lubrication systems, with automatic transmission now a standard fitting, making the Bentley S2 Continental a motor car capable of speeds approaching mph.

    At a glance it would appear to be identical to the earlier S1 Continental Flying Spur, but there are a few subtle differences. These include a slightly lower radiator shell and scuttle, resulting in a slightly more downward sloping bonnet, giving the car a more sporty appearance.

    Bentley continental 1960

    The boot line was also lowered a few inches to sit directly above the rear bumper blade, with the rear number plate and lighting arrangement moved onto the lower section of the boot. Inside the car it came fitted with a slightly leaner steering wheel as well as stalk operated indicators. Chassis No BC21BY which we are currently offering for sale is one of just sixty four examples built to Design No in right hand drive on the S2 Continental chassis. Chassis No BC21BY has enjoyed a number of improvements in recent years, including an engine overhaul four years ago, the car has since travelled 8, miles following the re-build.

    Other improvements were carried out, including some to the interior trim and woodwork, producing a very attractive finish. Most recently, the car has been recommissioned in our workshops to ensure reliability, correct performance and pleasurable motoring. The completed car presents very well and is also fitted with air conditioning to further enhance the next owners enjoyment of the car. It comes complete with correct tools, handbook and history file documenting the expenditure over the past decade and beyond.

    The Flying Spur design by H. Mulliner continues to be appreciated by many and is perhaps the most practical post war Bentley Continental.

    Bentley continental 1960

    Six Light Flying Spur Colour: Good condition throughout Technical Data: Four speed automatic gearbox, power steering, 8 cylinder 90 degree V-configuration engine, 6. Price Price on Request. See all listings from dealer.

    1962 Bentley S2 Continental COMESEEORLANDO.INFOer Two Door Sports Saloon.



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