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Bristol 406

Reference: Bris406/B

Model: Bristol 406

Year: 1960

Colour: Light Blue

Sold: 5th Oct 2023

Tags: Classic, Bristol

SLJ Hackett are delighted to offer this stunning 1960 Bristol 406. Presented in the striking colour combination of Metallic Silver/Grey coachwork along with Deep Red upholstery. Powered by the very desirable matching numbers 2.2L Bristol 6 cylinder allied with the 4 speed BorgWarner with overdrive.


One of just 174 examples of the 406 manufactured, this 1960 example was supplied new to an industrialist, Mr Webster, of the Sheffield Twist Drill & Steel Co. Later owned by Sir Mark Goodsen (3rd Baronet) and additionally Peter Lovett of the Dick Lovett Group.


Benefiting from £15,000 worth of improvement with Bristol specialists Spencer Lane-Jones Ltd in 2017 (totalling some 171 hours labour), the work completed encompassed chassis and bodywork restoration, front suspension overhaul, brake system overhaul, a replacement steering gaiter, dashboard re-veneering, servicing and further fettling.


Also, this 406 was Invited to be displayed at the 2017 Goodwood House GRRC member's day while with the former keeper.


Chassis No: 406/5354

Engine No: 110/5154

Date first registered: December 1960


For further details and to arrange viewings

Contact SLJ Hackett

Mobile Telephone: 07867782402

Office: 01985219551


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