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Bristol 401

Reference: Bris/401

Model: Bristol 401

Year: 1950

Colour: Safire Blue

Sold: 24th Jan 2022

Tags: Classic, Bristol

SLJ Hackett Ltd are proud to present this elegant early Bristol 401.  Finished in timeless Sapphire Blue bodywork this Bristol 401 has a presence that is undeniable. The interior is trimmed in Beige leather upholstery, this is contrasted with the carpets which are Tan.

This Bristol 401 is identifiable as an early model of the range due to its square edged bottom sill and the Ivory instruments. This is a lovely presented classic Bristol with mild signs of wear or age visible throughout. Mechanically this 401 is very well kept with regular maintenance and repairs throughout its life ensures that this Bristol remains at the top of its game. This is largely an original car with the only modifications being the introduction of an overdrive unit sympathetically installed.

Chassis Number: 401/279

Engine Number: 85C/1473

Date of first registration: July 1950


Accompanying this 401 is a well-documented history file, ranging from 1960s to 2020.


As of August 1974, the original colour of Golden Sand was changed to Sapphire Blue.


For further details and to arrange viewings

Contact SLJ Hackett

Mobile Telephone: 07867782402

Office: 01985219551


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