1939 Lagonda V-12 Rapide

Make Lagonda
Year 1939
Chassis Number 14091
Auctioneer Gooding Company
Event Pebble Beach 2015
Auction Date 16/08/2015
Lot Number 047
Result sold
Sold For $1,650,000
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Chassis: 14091
W.O. Bentley’s Prewar Engineering Masterpiece
Exceptionally Elegant Styling by Frank Feeley
One of Only 17 V-12 Rapides Built
Expertly Restored by RX Autoworks
Shown at Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance®
4,480 CC SOHC per Cylinder Bank V-12 Engine
Four SU Downdraft Carburetors
200 BHP at 5,500 RPM
4-Speed Manual Gearbox
4-Wheel Hydraulic Drum Brakes
Independent Torsion-Bar Front Suspension with Hydraulic Dampers
Live Rear Axle with Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs
1939 Lagonda V-12 Rapide