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SLJ Hackett

10A Factory Lane, Warminster, Wiltshire

BA12 8LT

1960 Bristol 406 For Sale

SLJ Hackett are delighted to offer this stunning 1960 Bristol 406. Presented in the striking colour combination of Metallic Silver/ Grey coachwork along with Deep Red upholstery. Powered by the very desirable matching numbers 2. 2L Bristol 6 cylinder allied with the 4 speed BorgWarner with overdrive.

One of just 174 examples of the 406 manufactured, this 1960 example was supplied new to an industrialist, Mr Webster, of the Sheffield Twist Drill & Steel Co. Later owned by Sir Mark Goodsen (3rd Baronet) and additionally Peter Lovett of the Dick Lovett Group.

Benefiting from £15, 000 worth of improvement with Bristol specialists Spencer Lane-Jones Ltd in 2017 (totalling some 171 hours labour), the work completed encompassed chassis and bodywork restoration, front suspension overhaul, brake system overhaul, a replacement steering gaiter, dashboard re-veneering, servicing and further fettling.

Also, this 406 was Invited to be displayed at the 2017 Goodwood House GRRC member's day while with the former keeper.

Chassis No: 406/ 5354
Engine No: 110/ 5154
Date first registered: December 1960

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