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Bentley Turbo R
Hooper 2-door saloon conversion



 

Contents of this page
1. General information about this car
2. Photos to introduce the car; if available
3. Copies of documentation, such as specifications and details of the Hooper conversion; if available
4. Photos from the internet, Facebook and other sources; if available



VIN

SCBZR03B1KCX25931

 

Colour exterior

Masons black until 2007
Moroccan blue from 2007 onwards

Model year

1989

 

Colour interior

Tan leather piped black

First owner

Mr. Raffy Manoukian, London, for use in the U.S.A.

 

Registrations

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Factory features

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Hooper conversion

Basic two door version
Hooper coachbuilt smaller rear window
Sliding glass sunroof with leather inner sliding panel
Stainless steel inserts to rear tail lights
Stainless steel sills and wheel arch surrounds
Single oval exhaust outlet in stainless steel
Single fine line in gold, Hooper style; later changed
Chromed alloy wheels, details in satin black to the airways, with enamelled Bentley B badges in red
Hooper front spoiler
Hooper style badge bar
New style 'Flying B' to boot lock
Bonnet with NASA air ducts
Map pocket veneered to both front doors
Hooper centre console with Alpine hi-fi system, including CD player
Hooper style tread plates
Veneered back panels with storage pocket and lid trimmed in leather, illuminated by light on top of aperture both sides

Further remarks

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Masons black from 1990 to 2007




Moroccan blue from 2007 onwards




3. Copies of documentation


Hooper documents
















4. Photos from the internet, Facebook and other sources


Photos 2007, before and during restoration:







Photos classicpark.nl, the Netherlands, 2012:















































































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