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Date of the auction: 10.06.2021

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BENTLEY BLOWER 4.5 LITRE ‘SPECIAL’ BY BOB PETERSEN ENGINEERING

The supercharged 4.5 litre Bentley blower holds a distinguished place in the annals of British motoring. Arguably the most recognisable, by sight or sound, of any Bentley ever to be produced. These racing legends were first imagined as a succession to the hugely successful 4.5 litre. Sir Henry “Tim

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £300,000 - £400,000

Date: 10 Jun 2021

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1923 SUNBEAM 14HP TWO-SEATER PLUS DICKEY

This lovely 1923 Sunbeam has all the history and capability one could ever want from an inter-war car. With great British pedigree and easy practicality, it is no surprise their following is ever growing. Sunbeam first produced the 14hp in 1921 and only around 1350 were made. The chassis layout of

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £30,000 - £40,000

Date: 10 Jun 2021

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1931 ROLLS-ROYCE 20/25

Provenance: The Estate of the Late Rufus Eyre This Rolls-Royce 20/25 has exceptionally been owned by the same family for its entire history. It is remarkably rare for a car of this age and quality to have such an exemplary pedigree. The Rolls-Royce 20/25 was the luxury pre-war car that is recognised

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £12,000 - £18,000

Date: 10 Jun 2021

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1937 ROLLS-ROYCE PHANTOM III BARKER SEDANCA DE VILLE

‘The most carefully constructed, the most silent, the most big, the most effortless, the most durable, the most good-looking. Above all, it was the most regardless-of-cost of all Rolls’. Motorsport Magazine. When unveiled at the 1935 Motor Show at Olympia, many believed the Rolls-Royce Phantom III

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £130,000 - £160,000

Date: 10 Jun 2021

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1959 JAGUAR XK150 DROPHEAD COUPE

‘The excellence of the Jaguar XK150 is now proverbial’ MotorSport Magazine. The XK150 was first revealed in 1957, it was the third incarnation of the hugely successful XK series. The XK150 is the “grown-up big brother” of the iconic trio, it drives better and looks bolder. The improvements made to

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £120,000 - £140,000

Date: 10 Jun 2021

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1992 FERRARI 512 TR

The Ferrari 512 TR was first unleashed to the world in 1992. The car, by name and design, paying homage to the Championship winning Testa Rossa’s of the 1950’s. Central to the success of these highly sought-after cars is the outstanding flat-12 powerplant, and the stunning Pininfarina design. The

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £120,000 - £150,000

Date: 10 Jun 2021

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2007 ROLLS-ROYCE PHANTOM DROPHEAD COUPE

This Rolls Royce Phantom Drophead Coupé is the second of this model ever to be produced, of only 3,000 to be made in Goodwood. The first car off the production line was sold for $2,000,000 at auction in Florida and XXI37 was used for the press launch. In 2015, the Phantom Drophead was the most

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £120,000 - £150,000

Date: 10 Jun 2021