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Bentley Turbo R
Hooper 2-door saloon conversion


Contents of this page
1. General information about this car
2. Photos to introduce the car; if available
3. Copies of documentation, such as specifications and details of the Hooper coachbuilding; if available
4. Photos from the internet, Facebook and other sources; if available




Colour exterior

Royal blue

Model year



Colour interior

Magnolia leather piped blue

First owner

Mr. W.A. Manoukian, London




Factory features


Hooper coachbuilt

Basic two door version
Hooper front spoiler with built in fog lights; later replaced
Colour keyed bumper bars, mirrors and whiper blades
Polished stainless steel inserts to front and rear bumper bars
Roof mounted peak aerial as per Geneva show car
Stainless steel inserts to rear tail lights
Stainless steel stills and wheel arch surrounds
Chromed alloy wheels with enamelled Bentley B to match exterior colour
Hooper badge to right hand side rear of boot lid
Hooper coachbuilt smaller rear window
Grille mesh as per Geneva show car
Coachlines to run across boot lid in traditional Hoopers style
Steel sunroof
NASA air vents to bonnet
Steering wheel retrimmed in Royal blue; two years later replaced by Hooper sports steering wheel
Map pocket veneered to both front doors
Rear window frame treated in veneer effect, but not veneered
Telephone with 'T' section telephone aerial
Alpine system
Standard tables to rear of seats
Bentley Eight net retainers to lower parts of seats

Further remarks


3. Copies of documentation

Documents of the donor car

Hooper documents


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