|Sale by dealer or Private party?||Private Party|
|Mileage (kms)||195K-km (121K-miles)|
|Interior Color||Black and Burgundy|
|Seller reported accidents||No|
Transport & Import/EXport
Location: Montreal, Quebec Canada
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This is a 1997 Bentley Brooklands Trophy Edition finished in Black over a black and burgundy leather interior. This rare hand-built Bentley Brooklands is powered by a 6.75-liter turbocharged V8 engine paired with a 4-speed automatic transmission. This Bentley Brooklands is 1 of just 28 of the Trophy Edition's built, all being sold new in North America. They were made to commemorate the 75 year anniversary of Bentley’s participation in the Isle of Man Tourist Trophy race. This Bentley Brooklands is registered in Montreal with an active and (Normal) status, and 194,777 km on the odometer. A factory tool kit, operators literature, a jack and spare tire, a set of Bentley golf umbrellas, and service receipts dating back to 2010 are included in the sale.
For US bidders, this Bentley is directly importable without modification as it is EPA & DOT exempt being greater than 25 years old. For more information on transport/import please visit our Transport/Import page here.
This Trophy Edition Bentley Brooklands features a black grille framed by twin round headlamps with washers. Bentley’s winged B logo and ornament decorate the hood. The window bezels, mirror housings, and door handles are chrome, and the antenna is powered.
Chrome Bentley nameplates grace the fenders, and “B” logo emblems with green enamel are found on the C pillars. At the back, Brooklands and Trophy nameplates are placed above the bar shaped taillights.
The car rides on chrome plated 5-spoke 17” wheels with green centre caps wrapped in Pirelli Scorpion P Zero tires, 255/55R17 all around with ventilated disc brakes at the front and solid discs at the rear. The Bentley Brooklands has a curb weight of 5,258 lbs, and the paint is the car’s original finish.
Inside the cabin, seating for four is upholstered in black leather with burgundy inserts. Burled wood trim accents the dash, doors, and centre console. The front seats are Turbo R SE style with Bentley wing embossments; heated and power adjustable, with memory. The windows and locks are also powered. Commemorative Trophy Edition plaques are mounted on the door sills.
1997 brought 2” more headroom in the Brooklands model and the first tilting steering wheel in any Bentley. The four-spoke steering wheel is two-tone leather wrapped and fronts an instrument panel with rounded gauges and air vents; a 260km/hr speedometer to the left and a 5K tachometer to the right. Auxiliary gauges are located at the top of the centre console, along with an analog clock.
Further comfort and convenience features include cruise control, automatic climate control, a 6-CD changer, and wool carpets.
The 1997 Bentley Brooklands Trophy Edition is powered by a 6.75-liter V8 engine with a low-pressure Garret T048 turbocharger producing 300 horsepower and 442 lb-ft of torque when new. Paired with a 4-speed GM 4L80-E automatic transmission driving the rear wheels, it has a claimed top speed of 225 km/hr. Suspension is a self-levelling independent design with automatic ride control. The seller notes that since 2020, the following items have been serviced:
- Driver door window repair
- New battery
- New wipers
- New brake pads & handbrake service
- Siren & alarm ECU replaced
- Cruise control serviced
- 2 brake accumulators replaced
- New oil & filters
- Rebuilt A/C Compressor; replaced bearings in compressor & topped up AC gas
- Replaced vacuum seal & gaskets
- New battery
- Flushed oil