The Silverstone Classic Live Online Auction 2020 31st July & 1st August 2020 245 + buyer’s premium of 15% (including VAT at 20%) The Silverstone Classic Live Online Auction - Saturday 1st August 2020 1972 Bentley Corniche More Details Lot 622 Bid On Lot 622 Registration: TBC Chassis Number: DBH13528 Engine Number: Estimate: £80,000 - £90,000 • 1 out of 43 right-hand drive examples. Sold by H.R. Owen, London on the 22/09/1972 • Ordered new by Mr Fattorini of Empire Stores Ltd. for £12,611 or £177,000 in today’s money • Only 570 Bentley convertibles were built compared to the 5,678 Rolls-Royce equivalents • Known ownership history from new, including noted Bentley enthusiast, the late Mr Peter Bond • Over £110,000 has been spent on restoration and maintenance by the last two owners • The mileage of just under 19,300 cannot be warranted but the provenance lends weight • Bentley Motors invited the car to their 100th-Anniversary celebrations at Goodwood in 2019 One of just 43 examples with over £110,000 of recent restoration bills. LOT 622