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1925 Bentley 3 Litre    
Original Numbers
Chassis No. 1036
Engine No. 1039
Registration No. YK 1518

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Chassis No.
Engine No.
Registration No. YK 1518

(Current owner / former owners, please come forward with further updates. - October 2017)
 
April 2015
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"1925 Bentley 3 Litre
Price: GBP £220,000 Dependant upon engine option
Colour: Green
RHD/LHD: RHD
Gearbox Type: Manual

Original, numbers matching 3 Litre Bentley with Original Corsica All-Weather tourer body installed by Bentley Motors in early 1930s.

BS Gearbox and rebuilt rear axle with 3.3:1 ratio.

Can be sold as original 3 Litre or as a 3/4.5 Litre with fully rebuilt 4.5 Litre engine."

This car is for sale as of April 24, 2015.

 
     
     
  Source: Classic Cars For Sale
Posted: Apr 24, 2015
 
     
2006
In England in 2006 / Owned by a BDC member
1988
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Prix Maritim Traveringrennen 1988

 
     
     
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Posted: Feb 02, 2011
 
     
March 1969
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"This car appears in a magazine ad for Emcar ladies' fashion in Vanity Fair, March 1969."

 
     
     
  Source: Adam Smith
Posted: Nov 01, 2017
 
     
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Chassis No. 1036
Engine No. 1039
Registration No. YK 1518
Date of Delivery: Jun 1925
Type of Body: 4-seater
Coachbuilder: Vanden Plas
Type of Car: ST
   
First Owner: PUXLEY H W L
 
     
  More Info: According to original Vanden Plas Coachbuilder records, this car was originally fitted with Body No. 1150 with a Touring body; royal blue/black; 6/1925.

Michael Hay, in his book Bentley: The Vintage Years, 1997, states: "Vanden Plas body no. 1150. Now Corsica d/h coupe."
 
     
     
  Updated: Jul 04, 2007
Posted: Mar 01, 2007
 
     
 
 
 
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