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Vesters & Neirinck Bentley 4 1/4 Ltr. Drophead Coupe 1937
Vesters & Neirinck Bentley 4 1/4 Ltr. Drophead Coupe 1937
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Description

The rolling chassis (B137 JY) of this 1937 Derby Bentley 4 1/4 Liter was shipped from London to the Antwerp harbour at 12 march 1937. It was delivered to the Brussels dealership Ets. Andre Pisart. The Derby Rolls-Royce factory had the car fitted with Supralux continental headlamps, a petrol gauge in liters and a speedometer in kilometers instead of miles.

The chassis was then sold to M. Pater in Brussels. Dealer Pisart had always been very satisfied with the work of Vesters & Neirinck and they had already delivered several chassis to their workshop at the '105 Rue du Foyer de Schaerbeekois'. It was decided that B137 JY should receive a unique drophead body by V&N.

M. Pater lived only a few blocks away from Vesters & Neirinck, so it is very likely he personally walked in and out the workshop to witness the creation process of his personal car.

29.07.17
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