1951 Bentley Mark VI RHD Saloon. Great value. See VIDEO.

1951 Bentley Other Mark VI Saloon. Great Value! See VIDEO

Make: Bentley
Model: Other
SubModel: Mark VI Saloon. Great Value! See VIDEO
Type: Sedan
Trim: Bentley
Year: 1951
Mileage: 98,000
Color: Green/Black
Fuel: Gasoline
Transmission: Manual
Drive type: RWD
Interior color: Green
Vehicle Title: Clear
Item location: Lake Oswego, Oregon, United States
Sunroof, Leather Seats

Description for Bentley Other 1951

1951 Bentley Mark VI RHD Saloon. Great value. See VIDEO. 1951 Bentley Mark VI SaloonFrom the estate of a noted Northwest collector. this Bentley Mark VI received a restoration completed in 1990. Body was stripped to bare metal (see photos) and repainted in original green/black colors. Upholstery and carpets were refreshed at that time. The car was shown and enjoyed over the next 15 years and approximately 10 years ago it was placed in storage. With the recent passing of the owner it is now being offered for sale. When removed from storage the fuel tank was drained and the dual SU fuel pumps were rebuilt. When the car was started it was discovered that several of the teeth in the starter ring-gear were worn. (This is most likely why the owner stopped driving it regularly. ) With the ring-gear positioned properly it starts easily. The carburetors have not been rebuilt. Spark plugs were replaced. The car idles. runs and drives. Some smoke on idle and acceleration. It shifts easily through all gears with no noise. All gauges work and register accurately. with exception of the fuel gauge. Wipers work. Radio present but untested. Turn signal lights were fitted and work well. Trafficators do not work. Driver's window does not lift. The owner previously fitted the car with throaty mufflers. which give it a sound akin to a Blower Bentley when under acceleration. The mechanical brake system works well. The hydraulic portion of the system has not been filled. Cosmetically. it presents nicely. Interior has aged nicely with only one small tear noted in the leather of the driver's seat. The only visible external flaw is a small. rounded dent in the right rear quarter portion of the top. It looks as if someting tipped into the car while in the garage. The paint was not cracked or damaged and the dent should be able to be removed easily by a professional. The undercarriage is in original condition and some older repairs are noted. Please see photos. Comes with owner's manual. spare tire. jack and hubcap wrench. along with an assortment of small parts. I have personally driven this car and despite the minor mechanical issues noted above. it runs and accelerates well. Testament to Rolls/Bentley quality. A competent Bentley mechanic could have this car back in top form easily and in short order. It is being sold to settle the estate. A low reserve has been placed on the car. well below the low price guide value. taking into account the items noted above. Someone is going to get a bargain. Please bid accordingly. WE WILL HAPPILY SELL TO BIDDERS WORLDWIDE. Thanks for looking and GOOD LUCK!If the video link below is inactive. please go to: http://youtu. be/gtQ6xmz2IsA Winning bidder please contact us within 24 hours of auction close. A deposit of $2000 is due via PayPal at that time. Vehicle deposits are non-refundable. per PayPal and eBay policy. Balance due in certified U. S. funds via bank wire transfer within 7 days of auction close. We do not accept overseas bank drafts or cashier's checks. Vehicle has a clear title and is being sold by the owner. with our assistance. Please call David at 503-309-7729 between 9am and 9pm Pacific Time with any questions. Thank you. Shipping is the responsibility of the buyer and not included in the auction price. Vehicle must be picked up within 14 days of payment. unless other arrangements have been made. Note that vehicle will be shipping from the Portland. Oregon area with easy access to interstate highways (I-5: north-south. and I-84 east). We will gladly assist your carrier with loading. Please ask all questions before bidding. Your personal inspection is invited before the close of the auction. Only you know if the vehicle is right for you. All descriptions are based upon information provided by the seller and our own personal inspection of the vehicle. Obviously. with any collector vehicle there are internal areas that cannot be inspected. but description will be based upon the seller's representations and our observation of the vehicle. For that reason. the vehicle in this listing is being sold "as-is" with no warranties of any kind expressed or implied. Mileage listed is that showing on the odometer and unless otherwise noted. cannot be verified due to the age of the vehicle. By participating in this auction. the bidder agrees to these terms. Charvet Classic Cars assists sellers (all of whom are my personal friends) to find new appreciative homes for their special vehicles. I have been an eBay seller with 100% positive feedback since 1998. and involved with classic cars for many years. I like these cars as much as you do! If you e-mail or call with questions. you will receive my personal attention and knowledge to help you make an informed decision. Oregon dealer #DA4114. Thank you - David CharvetYou may e-mail by asking a question through the eBay site. or call me at 503-309-7729 between 9am and 9pm Pacific Time.