BENTLEY TRAINEES RESTORE HISTORIC ENGINE FROM THE 1920S
Engine No. 212 – Piecing The Story Together
Little is known about the early history of the 3.0-litre, four-cylinder engine No. 212. It was originally paired to chassis 209 and then passed on to an unknown coachbuilder who applied the bodywork. The car would have been driven during the late 1920s, when Bentley was enjoying huge racing success at Le Mans.