The 1935 Bentley Silent Sports

In the 1920s, Bentleys enjoyed numerous racing and record-breaking successes, most notably five victories at Le Mans!  But the cost of all this was massive losses and the company was bailed out by millionaire adventurer and Bentley racing driver Woolf Barnato, one of the famous ‘Bentley Boys’.  The Bentley ‘Silent Sports Car’ series was introduced in 1933.  This new model was very different from the previously huge and muscular Bentleys.

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