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Bristol 401 Farina

Reference: Bris401far

Model: Bristol 401 Farina

Year: 1950

Colour: Blue

Sold: 13th Apr 2022

Tags: Classic, Bristol

This 1950 Bristol 401 Pinin Farina is presented in a lovely midnight blue along with beige interior both of which are in wonderful condition. This Bristol 401 Farina is powered by a Bristol 85C straight 6 engine.

In 2013 this cars Bristol 85C engine was completely stripped down to every last part and fully re-built by Bristol specialist Spencer Lane-Jones LTD around 12,000 miles ago. Spencer Lane-Jones call the spec this engine was built to the "touring spec". Here are some of this engine features...

Cosworth +0.020" pistons and rings, Bristol sports intermediate camshaft, vernier camshaft pulley, hi-torque head studs and a modern diaphragm clutch to name a few.

Modifications have also been made throughout the vehicle to suit the Grand Tour aim. Such as a vacuum servo fitted to improve the brakes and a overdrive fitted to make long drives ever more pleasurable.

The invoices in the last 10 years alone tally up to £25,000+.

This car has been maintained to a very high standard. Come and see this wonderful vehicle, which drives as well as it looks. 

For further details and to arrange viewings

Contact Richard Hackett

Mobile Telephone; 07867782402

Office; 01985219551



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