1958 Bentley S1 Continental Flying Spur One of 18 built, this is the definitive, bespoke high-performance luxury motorcar of its era. The S1 Continental was a lighter and more sporting model than the standard chassis, having a reduced weight of some 225 pounds. It also has the proven and reliable 6-cylinder engine that is coupled to the smooth Hydramatic 4-speed automatic transmission. This example features a factory sunroof and factory R100 headlights. This is the finest example to come to market in recent years, having recently completed a Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance-quality restoration.
1955 Bentley S1 Freestone & Webb 4-Door Light Saloon Chassis Number: B202LAN Engine Number: BA101 • Originally owned by Hollywood Producer, Jack Warner (Warner Bros.) • 1 of 7 Built by Freestone & Webb with Design Number 3191 • The 1st Left-Hand-Drive S1 Bentley Built • The only Left-hand-Drive Freestone & Webb S1 with Design Number 3191 • Known Ownership History from 1955 – Current • 3-owner Original California Car • Feature Car in the 1964 Warner Bros. movie, Dead Ringer • Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance quality restoration This extraordinary car was ordered new by Hollywood producer Jack Warner. Jack Warner was the president and driving force behind the Warner Bros. Studios in Hollywood, California. Mr. Warner enjoyed the car from 1955 until his death in 1978. He drove this car 43,000 miles during that time and has the distinction of being a feature car in the 1964 Warner Bros. movie, “Dead Ringer’. The car became available in 1990 after the passing of Jack Warner’s wife, Ann Page Alvarado Warner. Vantage Motorworks purchased the car from the Warner estate sale in 1990 and shortly after performed a complete restoration. The Blackhawk Collection purchased the beautiful example i
1957 Bentley S1 Left Hand Drive 1957 Bentley S1 Left Hand Drive in old English white with tan interior. Comes upgraded with a Rolls Royce grill and valve covers. Equipped with an automatic transmission, wood trim, dual side mirrors and folding picnic trays. Excellent original yellow plate California car. Mechanically sound. For $26,500 If you have any additional questions Please call 310-975-0272 or email with any questions! We also welcome all international buyers. We can help with shipping quotes and arrangements.
Chassis No: BC 73 BG Engine No: BC 72 B Registration No: YSU 605 The success of the R-Type Continental ensured that a similar lightweight high performance version of the S-Type would be offered as part of the Bentley range and consequently the S 1 Continental was produced between 1955 and 1959 with a production run of 431 chassis. The robust 4.9 litre, six cylinder engine was retained but with higher compression, more efficient cylinder head porting and performance enhancing exhaust and cam-shaft. The chassis was also up-rated and benefited from hydraulic servo brakes and ride control. The result was 120 mph performance in comfort and style. This Park Ward Continental is special because it is one of the very rare cars supplied with a manual gearbox. This was only fitted as a customer request as at that time the automatic gearbox was the standard fitment. It is believed that only three were supplied with the delightful four-speed manual, and is regarded today as far more desirable as any R Type Fastback enthusiast will confirm. The car was commissioned to the order of the Countess of Suffolk and was delivered to her in the Florida in January 1957. An highly unusual choice not only b
1957 Bentley S1 Right Hand Drive 1957 Bentley S1 Right Hand Drive in grey with red interior. Gorgeous color combination. Comes equipped with an automatic transmission and includes the owners manual and service records. Excellent original car. Mechanically sound. For $15,750 If you have any additional questions Please call 310-975-0272 or email with any questions! We also welcome all international buyers. We can help with shipping quotes and arrangements.
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