Tag: WO Bentley

Barnfind Bentley R Type

I saw a advert for this car on 18th December 2021, I emailed the vendor and agreed a visit was in order to inspect the vehicle and find out a little more info, on Friday 24th December I made my way over to Birmingham (Stirchley) to view her, Andy the late owners grandson met me…
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Rolls-Royce 20/25 Barnfind Harold Wilson 2009

On 14th May 2012 was contacted by Harold Wilson in Wales (not that Harold Wilson) but a lovely gentleman with a collection of vintage and classic cars scattered everywhere. he contacted me through an advert where I was looking for vintage Bentley parts. after a long chat on the phone about his collection it was…
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Bentley Mk6 Barnfind Rolls-Royce 20/25 tourer

This is a bit of a long story but bear with me, I hope I don’t bore you to death. on Tuesday 26th October I was called by friend and fellow BDC member Rob Warrington, he called to see if Magda and I were going to the Midland region Birthday lunch at the Grand hotel…
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Fathers Day good deed Vintage Bentley chauffeur

This Father’s Day 20/06/21 I responded to a request on the Bentley Drivers Club midland region Facebook page for someone to take this Gentleman (Anthony Prosser) for a drive in his wonderful 4-1/2 litre Bentley that he purchased in 1961. Anthony has MS and can no longer drive his Beautiful girl, all he wanted was…
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Bentley 4 litre chassis VF 4021 1931 VDP tourer garage find

whilst scanning the Bentley Drivers Club Advertiser I came across this amazing advert. This car was purchased by the vendors grandfather in the 60’s and used regularly in their home town of Oakville Ontario. at some stage she developed an overheating issue so was pulled into the garage and stripped for diagnosis, which turned out…
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WO Bentley 3-4-1/2 chassis leg repair

Here at the workshop we were recently contacted by a gentleman who is in the middle of the rebuild of his late fathers WO. on stripping the car he found that the front offside leg was slightly bent due to a small collision prior to his fathers ownership. so out come our chassis forms. and…
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