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Bristol 400 (högerstyrd) — 1947

Here is a very early and unusual Bristol. It is the 8th car built by aviation manufacturer Bristol Aero plane Co.

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"A very nice copy from the fabled car manufacturer with only one sales office located on Kensington High Street in London."

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Johan Ålander
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"A very nice copy from the fabled car manufacturer with only one sales office located on Kensington High Street in London."

Description

This is the eighth manufactured car from Bristol. The first three are considered prototypes. A few remain in the world of 487 manufactured between 1947 and 1950. This car has the chassis number 108 and came to Sweden at Bromma airfield on August 7th 1947. It was AB Hans Osterman who ordered the car and by chance, the aviation division also had a delivery coming to Sweden so it was a good idea to bring the cars here with a Bristol Freighter transport aircraft.
The current owner has owned the car for 36 years. The first 22 years were devoted to collecting parts and renovating the car. It’s made a few homage visits back to England, and mainly been driven to classic car meetings and pleasure trip.
The Bristol 400 was shown at the Geneva Motor Show in the spring of 1947.
It has a straight six-cylinder engine with hemispherical combustion chambers. The engine originates from the BMW 328 and the gearbox is a manual 4 speed.
Top speed is around 150 km/h.

Technical data

  • Year
    1947/1947 
  • Registration date
    1947-12-15 
  • Mileage
    36959 miles 
  • Registration Number
    CFJ 513 
  • Chassis Number
    108 
  • Kw / hp
    62 / 84 
  • Fuel Type
    Petrol 
  • Transmission
    Manual 
  • Interior finish
    Leather 
  • Colour
    Wine Red 

Condition

  • Mechanical condition:

    Good condition. There is a faint, unidentified noise in the engine that’s been around for many years without anything happening.

  • Interior condition:

    Good condition with re upholstered seat and headliner.

  • Exterior condition:

    It has an older repaint with a few scratches. All four hub caps are available.

  • General condition:

    It’s a rare and unusual car in a very good condition. After its extensive renovation, it’s been running for about ten years.

MOT (tech. insp.)

Fordonsstatus: Itrafik 2010-05-31
Ursprungsbesiktning: 2010-05-24 (regbes)
Datum i trafik första gången: 2010-05-31
Senast godkända besiktning: 2010-05-24
Besiktigad tom: -
Skattebefriad_ Ja
Körförbud: Nej
Antal ägare: 1

Facts about the model

Bristol 400 visades på bilsalongen i Geneve våren 1947.
Den har en rak sexcylindrig motor med hemisfäriska förbränningsrum. Motorn härstammar från BMW 328. Växellådan är manuellt växlad med fyra lägen att välja på.
Toppfart c:a 150 km/h.
Nypris 1947 var 33 000 kr.

Location and viewing Information

For viewing the vehicle, contact:

Johan Ålander
Mobil: 0705-809117
johan@bilwebauctions.se

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Collection must take place no later than 2 week after the aucion.

NOTE! Payment (deposit to our account) must be made within 5 days and before collection.

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