1952 Bentley R Type SPORT SALOON, Arctic White

1952 Bentley R Type SPORT SALOON

Make: Bentley
Model: R Type
Type: Sedan
Year: 1952
Mileage: 44,688
VIN: B232SR 
Color: Arctic White 
Engine: 4.5 litres
Cylinders: 6
Fuel: Gasoline
Transmission: Manual
Drive type: RWD
Interior color: Brown
Drive side: Right-hand drive
Vehicle Title: Clear
Item location: Springfield, Virginia, United States
Air Conditioning

Description for Bentley R Type 1952

1952 BENTLEY R TYPE SPORT SALOON. (See description https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bentley_R_Type) Enhancements by current owner of 23 years include:

  • Rebuilt harmonic balancer
  • Dual a/c (Classic Auto Air components)
  • Alternator
  • Twin stainless steel exhausts
  • Rebuilt engine (Kenson Engineering)
  • Replaced gear box
  • Rebuilt radiator
  • Electronic ignition
  • Rebuilt S. U. carburetors
  • New bodywork/paint/rust prevention treatment/refinished wood
  • Wide white sidewall tyres (Diamond Back Classics)
  • Rebuilt battery box
  • Some new wiring, hoses, leather, carpet & weather striping
  • Rebuilt brakes
  • Seat belts installed
  • Clutch replaced
  • Rebuilt lever action shock absorbers
  • Mileage is unknown due to age & multiple owners


  • Engine pulls and runs strong
  • Current Virginia DMV inspection
  • Trafficators disabled and lights added to meet state safety inspection requirements.
  • Technical Manual included in sale

ATTENTION LIMO COMPANIES: this classic earns aprox. $1,000.00 per day for weddings when properly marketed.

This the nicest R for sale in America. The extended boot tratment is much more fashionalble than that of the Bentley Mark VI. This car has the same body style as the Rolls Royce Silver Dawn which currently sells for much more.

Hope you like it.