1979 Bentley T2 rare
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Last update: 28.09.2013
Price trends for this listing: $31,759.00
Technical specifications, photos and description:
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1979 Bentley T2 rare for sale
1979 Bentley/Rolls Royce T2
This is a very rare and beautiful three owner.
Green over tan luxury beauty looks as good
as drives. Rare appreciating classic automobile.
Don't Miss out. full service just finished and new tires!!
NEW BATTERY. C SERVICED & FIXED. HEATING. NEW FRONT RACK. BRAKES. IL CHANGE. ARBS REBUILT. CORRECT FAN REPLACED. FUEL PUMP. EW PAINT. NEW WINDSHIELD WITH NEW RUBBER SEAL IN FRONT AND REAR. MUCH MORE DONE CAR DRIVES LIKE A ROCKET. WOOD HAS A FEW CRACKS. CLOCK DOES NOT WORK. EXHAUST CAT HAS SLIGHT LEAK.
ALL WORK & SERVICE PERFORMED BY JOHN PALMA. NJ
Yes the car was rained on during the photo shot.
Your welcome to inspect before auction. after the auction you win and its yours.
The Bentley T2 somehow gave off that the company had been vague whether or not Bentley should keep an individual identity. Support for the marque inside the company had deterioted over recent years. During the prototype stadium of the Silver Shadow the parallel development of a separate new Bentley model had been aborted. Only early models of the Bentley T1 had shown engine valve covers embossed with the inscription "Bentley" - later models showed the name "Rolls-Royce" on the valve covers. And the Bentley T2 went one step further because the instruments on the facia carried the Rolls-Royce logo of entwined RR instead of the Bentley-B.
It was one of the few cars from Rolls-Royce which were not considered for export to the USA. Sales of Bentley in that market had been microscopic anyway and Rolls-Royce saved the outlay to introduce the Bentley T2 there (although several new Bentley T2 were reported later to have found their way to the USA) . But resurgence was just around the corner and in retrospective - having experienced the brilliant success of the Bentley marque during the 80s - it is open to speculation if the Bentley T2's only problem has been poor marketing by Rolls-Royce?
6. 75 v8 cylinder 90 degree V-configuration. aluminium-silicon alloy cylinder block with cast iron wet cylinder liners; bore x stroke 104. 14 x 99. 06 mm (4. 1 x 3. 9 in). capacity 6. 50 cc; aluminium alloy cylinder heads. twin SU carburettors; 3-speed automatic gearbox; hypoid bevel final drive; independent suspension with coil springs front and rear. hydraulic self-levelling height control rear; ventilated disc brakes front. plain discs rear; wheelbase 3. 48 mm (120 in). Bentley T2 long wheelbase 3. 49. 6 mm (124 in); tyre size 235/70HR15
558 Bentley T2 built (1977-1980)
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Country of origin:
GB United Kingdom
T2 4-Door Saloon
F (luxury cars)
full-size luxury / luxury car
RWD (rear-wheel drive)
Valves per cylinder:
6750 cm3 / 411. 9 cui
104. 14 mm / 4. 1 in
99. 06 mm / 3. 9 in
8 : 1
184 kW / 250 PS / 247 hp (estimated)
540 Nm / 398 ft-lb
107 liter / 28. 3 U. S. gal / 23. 5 imp. gal
Engine lubricant oil capacity:
8. 3 liter / 8. 8 U. S. qt / 7. 3 imp. qt
Engine coolant capacity:
16. 3 liter / 17. 2 U. S. qt / 14. 3 imp. qt
GM Turbo Hydramatic THM-400
Number of gears:
Gear ratios (overall):
2. 48 (7. 64)
1. 48 (4. 56)
1 (3. 08)
(max speed on gears.
top gear value theor. ):
86 / 53
144 / 89
213 / 132
17. 5 / 10. 9
29. 4 / 18. 3
43. 5 / 27
Torque converter factor:
Final drive ratio std:
235/70 HR 15
Dimensions & capacities
5300 mm / 208. 7 in
1820 mm / 71. 7 in
1520 mm / 59. 8 in
3150 mm / 124 in
1520 mm / 59. 8 in
1510 mm / 59. 4 in
165 mm / 6. 5 in
Turning circle btw. curbs:
12. 1 m / 39. 7 ft
Drag coefficient estimated by a-c:
Trunk cap. claimed:
640 / / dm3
22. 6 / / cu ft
Curb weight (without a driver):
2278 kg / 5022 lbs
2710 kg / 5974 lbs
432 kg / 952 lbs
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Comments and questions to the seller:from Jan Luedecke, dated 17 june 2014
I found your offered Bentley T2 here and I was wondering if you could gave me some more information about the car? Is this the original paintwork of the car or is it repainted. Was it ever involved in acidents or has undergone some body repair? I would be glad to hear from you. Kind regards, Jan
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