1931→1933 Bentley 4 Litre


1931→1933 Bentley 4 Litre

1931→1933 Bentley 4 Litre

From June of 1931 to until June of 1933 W.O. Bentley produced his last model, the 4 Litre, before being absorbed into Rolls-Royce.

The chassis was similar to the impossibly large 8 Litre Benley but reduced in size and offered in two different lengths. Somewhat overbuilt, the car is criticized for being overweight with poor power-to-weight ratio compared to the 4½ Litre it replaced.

In Detail

typeLimited Production Car
production years1931 – 1933
production50

 

Auction Sales History

1931 Bentley 4 Liter Tourer by Vanden Plas VF4019 – did not sell for $400,000 Best-preserved 4 Liter Bentley. Number 19 Of The 50 Cars Built. Only A Dozen 4 Liter Bentleys Survive. Matching-numbers Example. Never Restored. Original Vanden Plas Coachwork.
Auction Source: ‘Rolling Sculpture’ 2015 NYC by Keno Brothers