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1951 BENTLEY MARK VI “LIGHT WEIGHT” SPORTS SALOON BY H.J. MULLINER
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Highlights

  • WONDERFUL RESTORED CONDITION
  • INCREDIBLY RARE ALUMINUM BODIED MARK VI “LIGHT WEIGHT” SPORTS SALOON BY H.J. MULLINER
  • ONE OF ONE EXAMPLE: SPECIFICALLY BUILT FOR FAMOUS BENTLEY OWNER AND WWII CAPTAIN R.G. MCLEOD
  • NUMBERS MATCHING 4½ LITRE ENGINE
  • PREVIOUS LONG-TERM COLLECTOR OWNERSHIP
  • STUNNING COLOR COMBINATION
  • INCREDIBLE DOCUMENTATION INCLUDES OWNER’S MANUAL, SERVICE DIRECTORY, SERVICE INVOICES GOING BACK TO 1963, RESTORATION PHOTOS, COPY OF ORIGINAL CHASSIS DATA PAPER, ORIGINAL H.J. MULLINER INSTRUCTIONS, REGISTRATION BOOK, IMPORT PAPERWORK, JACK, TOOLS AND MORE!
  • SEVERAL RARE FACTORY OPTIONS INCLUDING THE “HIGH VISION” GLASS ROOF PANEL
  • RECENTLY SERVICED
  • PERFORMS WONDERFULLY
  • PERFECT FOR A VINTAGE RALLY OR TOUR
  • QUITE POSSIBLY THE BEST EXAMPLE THAT CAN BE FOUND ON THE MARKET TODAY WITH UNIQUE PROVENANCE
  • THE DREAM MARK VI FOR THE BENTLEY COLLECTOR OR ENTHUSIAST
  • Options Include:
  • HIGH VISION GLASS ROOF PANEL
  • TRAFFICATOR TURN SIGNALS
  • REAR SEAT SERVING TRAYS
  • TWIN EXHAUST PIPES
  • BLAUPUNKT AM/FM RADIO WITH ROOF MOUNTED ANTENNA
  • LUCAS FOG & REVERSE LAMPS
  • The 1951 Bentley Mark VI “Light Weight” Sports Saloon by H.J. Mulliner featured here is finished in stunning Mason’s Black over a Saddle Connolly leather interior. This incredible aluminum bodied, coach built Bentley was originally built for WWII Captain R.G. McLeod. McLeod was a well-known Bentley owner, having previously served his country as the Supervising Engineer of tools and aircraft production during the war effort. An engineer by trade, it was not uncommon for McLeod to bring his own notes directly to the coachbuilder and he specified that H.J. Mulliner include the rarely seen “High Vision” glass roof panel over the front seats and considerably shortened the boot on his new 4½ Litre Mark VI “Light Weight” Saloon. This Bentley was imported to the U.S. in 1976 and was subjected to a thorough restoration in the 1980’s. Since then, excellent mechanical and cosmetic care has been applied as needed to maintain this exceptional motorcar. Having previously been part of several private collections, this one-off Mark VI Sports Saloon would make a welcome addition to any collection and would be a perfect candidate for a vintage rally or tour. An incredible array of documentation accompanies this custom coach built Bentley including its owner’s manual, service directory, registration book, the original instructions from H.J. Mulliner and more. We are extremely proud to offer this incredibly rare 1951 Bentley Mark VI “Light Weight” Sports Saloon to the most particular collector or investor who appreciates the legacy of the Bentley marque in addition to fine one-off coachwork. Classic cars have proven to be among the most resilient and rewarding investments in recent years with the Historic Automobile Group Index (HAGI) jumping 39% in 2013, 16% in 2014 and 17% in 2015 while posting gains of 467% over the last 10 years. Ready to make an investment you can actually enjoy? Please contact one of our expert sales consultants for more information. They will be happy to give you a complete walk-around, supply you with a more detailed description, and answer any questions you may have. Buy with confidence.

    Year:
    1951
    Make:
    Bentley
    Model:
    Mark VI
    Color:
    Mason's Black
    Mileage:
    17,345
    Stock Number:
    406988C_Bentley

    Engine:
    4 1/2 Litre 145 HP Inline-6
    Transmission:
    4-Speed Manual
    Style:
    Sports Saloon
    SHOWROOM PRICE
    $96,900.00
    DISCOUNT
    $7,000.00
    BUY IT NOW PRICE
    $89,900.00

    Daniel Schmitt & Co. is located in beautiful and historic St. Louis, Missouri. Our dealership spans 4 acres, boasts 3 luxurious showrooms, a state-of-the-art service department, a world-class restoration facility, and is only minutes away from Lambert International Airport. While we offer our cars for online sale and auction, we do also encourage you to visit our beautiful classic car showroom!

    Daniel Schmitt & Co. Classic Car Gallery
    3455 N. Lindbergh Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63074
    Telephone: (314)291-7000
    Fax: (314)291-0957
    Email: info@schmitt.com
    Why buy from Daniel Schmitt & Co?

    Family owned and operated for over 50 years, we are a classic and luxury car gallery, committed to delivering some of the rarest, highest-quality classic cars, to customers worldwide. Throughout the years, our classic car dealership has built its reputation as one of the most trusted providers of classic cars to enthusiasts, collectors or investors. We offer truly unique and beautiful motorcars for sale.


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    Daniel Schmitt & Co. Classic Car Gallery
    3455 N. Lindbergh Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63074
    Telephone: (314)291-7000
    Fax: (314)291-0957
    Email: info@schmitt.com
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    A FAMILY TRADITION FOR OVER 50 YEARS, SELLING CLASSIC & FINE MOTORCARS THROUGHOUT THE WORLD
    Whether you are looking to buy a foreign exotic car or a premium American classic car, Daniel Schmitt & Company is ready to help you find the automobile of your dreams. You will find a wide selection of vehicles in our classic car showroom, which is located in the beautiful and historic St. Louis, Missouri. We offer pre-purchase inspections of any car upon request. Call or e-mail us today to arrange a test drive.

    Daniel Schmitt & Co.
    3455 North Lindbergh Blvd
    St. Louis, MO 63074
    (314)291-7000
    info@schmitt.com

    Showroom Hours
    Monday - Friday: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
    Saturday: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    (open until 5:00 by appointment)
    Sunday: Closed

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