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1934 Derby 3 1/2 Litre Hooper Drop Head coupe.

Sale price: £132,000.00 make an offer
Last update: 17.02.2016

Car location: GRAYS, United Kingdom
Sale type: Fixed price listing

Technical specifications, photos and description:

Manufacturer: Bentley
Model: OTHER
Year: 1934
Type: Sports/Convertible
Color: Other
Mileage: 100
Engine: 3,587
Transmission: Manual
Fuel: Petrol
Drive side: Right-hand drive
Previous Owners: 1
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1934 Derby 3 1/2 Litre Hooper Drop Head coupe. for sale

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  • 1934 Derby 3 1/2 Litre Hooper Drop Head coupe.
  • 1934 Derby 3 1/2 Litre Hooper Drop Head coupe.
  • 1934 Derby 3 1/2 Litre Hooper Drop Head coupe.
  • 1934 Derby 3 1/2 Litre Hooper Drop Head coupe.
  • 1934 Derby 3 1/2 Litre Hooper Drop Head coupe.
  • 1934 Derby 3 1/2 Litre Hooper Drop Head coupe.
  • 1934 Derby 3 1/2 Litre Hooper Drop Head coupe.
  • 1934 Derby 3 1/2 Litre Hooper Drop Head coupe.
  • 1934 Derby 3 1/2 Litre Hooper Drop Head coupe.
  • 1934 Derby 3 1/2 Litre Hooper Drop Head coupe.
  • 1934 Derby 3 1/2 Litre Hooper Drop Head coupe.
  • 1934 Derby 3 1/2 Litre Hooper Drop Head coupe.
  • 1934 Derby 3 1/2 Litre Hooper Drop Head coupe.
  • 1934 Derby 3 1/2 Litre Hooper Drop Head coupe.
  • 1934 Derby 3 1/2 Litre Hooper Drop Head coupe.
  • 1934 Derby 3 1/2 Litre Hooper Drop Head coupe.

1934 Derby 3 1/2 Litre Hooper Drop Head coupe.

Bought by the vendors father in 1964; this is a low ownership car with two prior owners befroe the current family acquired it over 5 decades ago. The car was supplied new to a lady living in Eaton square. The car then followed her out to wales when she moved out of town.

Coachwork is a drop head coupe by Hooper. By the 1990's the paint was getting shabby so a full respray was undertaken. At the same time new green hide was installed to replace the cracked original hides. It has now had a chance to build up a pleasant patina rather then presenting as brand new.

Also in the 1990's a major engine rebuild was undertaken. Since those times the vendor informs us that the car has covered jsut a couple of thousand miles seeing little use other then brief runs to keep the car in fettle. New fuel pumps have just been fitted as the diaphrams on the originals had hardened & gone unserviceable.

Last year the moths had finally made the hood lining too far gone. so a new black hood & lining was fitted. Indeed any jobs needing done to the car have always been done to keep the car in fine running order. The car indeed runs beauitfully & has the feeling of being a low mileage chassis giving credence to the 90. 00 odd miles indicated. Certainly since the 1960's the car has covered sparse miles. This is a prticularly original & unmolested car retaining the original finish to its woodwork etc & not having been tarted up under the bonnet.

Office 01375 379719

Richard Biddulph 07967 260673
Adi 07960 781930


We accept Credit/Debit Cards.
Part Exchange welcome.
Weekend & evening viewings OK.
Viewings by appointment :

Prestige House.
9 Globe Industrial Estate. br/>Grays. Essex. RM17 6ST

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