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Thrupp & Maberly Bentley 4 1/2 Ltr Tourer #MR3390 1929
Thrupp & Maberly Bentley 4 1/2 Ltr Tourer #MR3390 1929
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Description

This W.O. Bentley 4,5L., chassis MR3390, of 1929, wears a one-off 4-seat aluminum Tourer body by Thrupp and Maberly. It was entered in several hill climbs and a.o. the 1932 RAC rally. In 1938 the car was sent back to Thrupp & Maberly to have the windshield raked about 2 inches and to add a second rear door. As can be seen in the period pictures, three types of fenders have been fitted over the years and the car changed colors at least two times.

Source: www.charlescrail.com

29.07.17
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