1963 BENTLEY S3 4 DOOR HARDTOP - 170232 Sold* at Palm Beach 2014 - Lot #58 1963 BENTLEY S3 4 DOOR HARDTOP http://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/170232/170232_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #58

1963 BENTLEY S3 4 DOOR HARDTOP

Auction Palm Beach 2014
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 58
Year 1963
Make BENTLEY
Model S3
Style 4 DOOR HARDTOP
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN B68CN
Exterior Color DARK BRITISH RACING GREEN
Interior Color GREEN CONNOLLY HIDES
Cylinders 8
Engine Size 6.2L
Transmission 4-SPEED AUTOMATIC
Description

Lot #58 - Early Model 1963 Bentley S3 sedan, 68 of 1286 produced from 1962-1965. Upgrades from 1962 S2 include iconic twin paired headlamps, 7% increased horsepower for aluminum block engine with compression increased to 9:1 and larger dual carburetors for top speed of 115mph. Bakelite steering wheel. Fully professionally restored mechanicals and body. All metal chassis with 12 coats of Rolls lacquer. New Connolly leather hides. Front separated seats with dual arm rests. Walnut dash and fold down walnut picnic tables in rear refinished where needed. Custom manufactured original large white wall tires. 70,258 original miles. Fully functional with smooth and seamless driving ability. Vehicle has been stored in air-canopy indoors and regularly driven and maintained as the beautiful vehicle it is.
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