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Bentley Continental
with Hooper 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

Acrylic Larkspur with Cream hood

Model year



Colour interior

Magnolia leather piped light blue

First owner

Brian Bennett, Canvey Island, Essex, England




Factory features

Extended seat runners
Radiator surround painted Acrylic Larkspur
Front headlamp surrounds, chromed front and rear indicator surrounds and chromed top surfaces to front and rear bumpers painted Acrylic Larkspur

Hooper coachbuilt

Headrests to rear compartment
Hooper conversion from slatted to Bentley Eight style mesh grille

Further remarks

Apparently at a later moment the mesh grille and the painted front and rear surfaces have been converted back to the original grille with vanes and other standard Continental specifications.

3. Copies of documentation

Documents of the donor car

Hooper documents


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