Date Spotted: Sold by SWVA auctions in July 2016 for £16,740
Chassis Number: SCBZT05C5SCH56805
Engine Number: 005L410M/TKS
Mileage: 54,100 miles
Colour: Red Pearl / Sandstone Hide
Finished in St James Red piping. Cherry Red carpet bound in St James Red. dark Walnut, picnic tables, leather-fronted cocktail cabinets to rear of front seats. Signed off 03.11.94. Shipped to Jack Barclay Ltd. She has front grab handles, rear quarter badges on top of the normal factory fittings.
The ‘S’ version was a high performance Turbo R with many upgrades not at that stage seen in the Bentley range. Supplied with integrated bumpers, extra window seals, 17″ alloy wheels, dark stained burr walnut with Silver Inlays, unique seat design & most importantly a seriously upgraded engine featuring Zytec Injection with Charge Cooling – evidenced by the fact that the engine bay looks completely different to any other model produced. Only 75 ‘S’ specification engines were ever produced – 60 fitted to Turbo S, 13 fitted to Continental S and 2 for USA personal imports
This example has a complete Bentley Service History to validate 51,300 miles, the last service carried out by Harwoods @ 51240. The history file has maintenance bills and old MOT certificates as well as the Book Pack and Service Voucher Booklet. Number plate not included.
This motor car was previously spotted for sale in July 2012 for £19,995 at Classic Connection:
Bentley Turbo S number five of just sixty made, finished in stunning Mica Red Pearl Metallic with Cream hide leather interior piped in red. Only 49,000 miles from new by three owners, supported by a full service history (nineteen service stamps) primarily by Jack Barclay. This car produces a staggering 408bhp and achieves 0-60mph in just 5.8 seconds. In sport mode the Turbo S changes up from 3rd to 4th gear at 127mph. This car is in fantastic condition throughout and drives without fault.